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National Service personnel receive training

Prospective National Service Personnel in the Central Region have undergone capacity building training on how to conduct themselves during their year-long national service. Those in five other regions have so far received similar training, the Service said on Wednesday. Participants of the two-day workshop were equipped with soft skills such us report writing, sending emails, time management, attitude at work ...

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Gov’t to restore allowance for agriculture trainees

Government is to restore allowance for trainees of Agriculture Colleges, Dr Sagre Bambangi, Deputy Minister for Food and Agric has assured. He gave the assurance Wednesday when he met with the Agriculture College Students Union who picketed at the ministry do demand the restoration of the allowance. The allowance was withdrawn in 2015 by the John Mahama government. The trainees ...

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20 undergo Maxim Nyansa training in IT

Twenty graduates have been enrolled onto this year’s Maxim Nyansa training programme. In its third year, the annual training seeks to create career opportunities for young African graduates by equipping them with skills in the field of Information Technology (IT). Last year, 10 young IT graduates were enrolled for the pilot programme. The success of the programme in 2016 has ...

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U/W: Regional sports festival in jeopardy

The upper west regional biannual sports festival which is scheduled to take off on Sunday may see some schools withdraw as their students do not have a place to sleep. The participating schools from various districts in the region arrived in Jirapa on Saturday only to realize that the host schools, St. Francis Girls and Jirapa Senior High Schools have refused to close their ...

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Nduom’s Business School prepares students for industry

Over 700 students from various Senior High Schools in the Central and Western regions participated in the maiden “Open House” activity of the Nduom School of Business and Technology (NBS&T) at Aboabo near Ayensudo in the Komenda Edina Eguafo Abirem (KEEA) Municipality of the Central Region. The open house was organized to unveil the facilities, programs and resources available to ...

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BECE candidate stabbed after Akufo-Addo rally seeks support

A 16-year-old BECE candidate who has been left paralysed after he was stabbed during the 2016 electioneering is asking for support. Prince Boateng was returning from an NPP campaign rally addressed by now President Akufo-Addo at the New Juaben North constituency when was stabbed in his spinal cord  by  an unknown assailant. Boateng after the stabbing has received several treatments ...

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2017 NSMQ: Porter Girls, T.I Amass, 4 others sail to next stage

Day two of the 2017 National Science and Maths Quiz preliminaries came off last Tuesday with  keenly competitive contests at the University of Ghana. With two venues , two Quiz Mistresses and six schools the day seemed set for a promising contest for progress to the one-eighth stage of the NSMQ. Eventually, T.I Amass, Archbishop Porter Girls, Kwanyako Senior High ...

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Koforidua SDA College bans Muslim worship on campus

Management of the Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) college of Education in Koforidua-Asokore in the Eastern region has temporary banned Islamic Worship on Campus. The decision according to Obuoba News sources has been taken to compel all students to strictly participate in SDA religious activities on campus. The decision by management of the College which according to sources was taken in ...

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