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ECONOMY-FINANCE

"Akufo Addo Has Failed To Retrieve Gh¢10 Million For GetFund" Okudzeto Ablakwa

I recall Ghanaians were assured that public institutions have not lost public funds in any of the collapsed financial institutions. Pages 231 and 232 of the report of the Auditor-General on the public accounts of Ghana for public boards, corporations and other statutory institutions for the period ending 31st December 2020 discredits that particular Government assurance.

  3 months ago ago

EDUCATION

Private Universities must enjoy GETFund Projects- Universities lament

A Senior Lecturer at the KAAF University College, Prof K.B Omane-Antwi has expressed disappointment about the government's inability to extend Ghana Education Trust (GET) Fund support to Private Universities, despite the huge sums of taxes the Institutions pay to the government. He disclosed that Ghana Education Trust (GET) Fund is not for public Universities alone,  hence Private Universities must enjoy GETFund projects to improve the academic performance in the Private Universities.

  1 month ago ago
Private Universities must enjoy GETFund Projects- Universities lament

EDUCATION

Ministry of Education does not have functioning telephone numbers - Study Reveals

An Educational Think Tank, Africa Education Watch has conducted a research on Educational Institutions in the country.The study centred on correspondence and access to information from institutions like the Ministry of Education, Ghana Education Service, Ghana Education Trust Fund(GETFUND), West African Examination Council (WAEC) among others.

  6 months ago ago
Ministry of Education does not have functioning telephone numbers - Study Reveals

POLITICS

Minister Of Information, Oppong Nkrumah Agrees To Help A Twitter User Get A Masters’ Scholarship

Earlier on today, a Twitter user asked for the help of the Information Minister, Honourable Kojo Oppong Nkrumah and to everyone's surprised he actually got the help. The unnamed boy has posted on his twitter page asking how he could reach the member of Parliament for Ofoase Ayeribi. The could be post read as:  "Please how do I get to @konkrumah? You have to help your boy Hon.” To everyone and literally no one, actually expected a reply. This is to say that, getting to reach people of his calibre on social

  1 year ago ago
Minister Of Information, Oppong Nkrumah Agrees To Help A Twitter User Get A Masters’ Scholarship

POLITICS

Latest News In Ghana This Morning On Tuesday 21st July, 2020

1- GETFund terminates non-performing contractors’ contracts The Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFund) has requested for the end of all non-playing out temporary workers' agreements, which has been relinquished for as far back as a half year or more, regarding Clause 59.2 (g) of the general states of transactions.  GETFund has, in this way, coordinated the Education Minister, Regional Ministers, Coordinating Directors (RCC/MMDAs, MMDECs, Regional Supervising Consultants of GETFund Projects, and Heads of Public

  1 year ago ago
Latest News In Ghana This Morning On Tuesday 21st July, 2020

EDUCATION

Good news as Nationwide Scholarship interviews begins on 15th June, 2020

The decentralised scholarship scheme under the Ghana Scholarship Secretariat is set to commence Nationwide interviews from 15 June, 2020. The Scholarship Secretariat in order to deepen public trust, accessibility and transparency had decentralised it's operations to the District levels. The decentralization of the scholarship scheme is focused on eliminating the difficulties applicants go through previously where prospective applicants travel long distance to Accra Head Office in order to access the package

  1 year ago ago
Good news as Nationwide Scholarship interviews begins on 15th June, 2020

EDUCATION

Measures to Consider for Ghana and the Future of its Education

Measures to Consider for Ghana and the Future of its Education Ghana has devoted substantial resources to the education sector in recent years and has exceeded associated international benchmarks when including internally generated funds outperforming all other west African countries.Education expenditure has been growing at a faster rate, in both nominal and real terms, than the total government expenditure.

  6 months ago ago
Measures to Consider for Ghana and the Future of its Education

COVID

Committee For School Reopening Being Set Up By Minister For Education.

On Monday March 16, 2020, schools were shut down due the Covid-19 pandemic. For barely two months now, final year students in the Basic and Second circle were reopened to prepare for their final examination. Dr. Mathew Opoku Prempeh, Minister for Education has set up a 10 member committee to come out with modalities for the reopening of the pre-tertiary education sector in the country. On Sunday, August 16, 2020 during the President's Number 15 Covid 19 protocol measures up date, he mentioned that, on Monday

  1 year ago ago
Committee For School Reopening Being Set Up By Minister For Education.

POLITICS

Martin Amidu's 'Premature' Resignation and Matters Arising

I just finished reading the government's 9-page response to the immediate past Special Prosecutor, Martin Amidu and I must say it's a very detailed statement which I entreat you to also read. It'll interest you to note that as at November 12, 2020, the OSP had an amount of GHs 60.47 million sitting in its bank account meanwhile, Martin Amidu in his resignation letter created an erroneous impression that his office was cash-trapped and did not have even a pesewa to procure A4 sheets for printing works. Again,

  11 months ago ago
Martin Amidu's 'Premature' Resignation and Matters Arising

EDUCATION

Teachers and Medical personnel sidelined in committee for reopening of schools

The ministry of Education has come out with a committee instituted to provide the roadmap for the reopening of our schools from the pre-tertiary level. The committee which is headed by a former minister of education and the current board Chairman of the GetFund, Professor Dominic Fobih, is but without the inclusion of any of the leadership of the various teacher Unions such as the GNAT or Nagrat. The members of the committee are as follows: 1. Mr. Michael Nsowah ~ Chair, GES Council The committee which was inaugurated

  1 year ago ago
Teachers and Medical personnel sidelined in committee for reopening of schools

POLITICS

The NPP has not abandoned inherited projects from the NDC - GETFund Administrator

It may be recalled that the major opposition party in the country, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has accused the incumbent party, the NPP of abandoning the projects they (NDC) started when they were in power. However, the NPP has not been able to boldly come out and debunk that assertion by the NDC bec ause i believe they (NPP) feel they NDC will say they have stolen their projects and taken credit for something they did not initiate. Nonetheless, Richard Ampofo Boadu, the GETFund administrator says

  1 year ago ago
The NPP has not abandoned inherited projects from the NDC - GETFund Administrator

POLITICS

Akufo-Addo gov’t has used GETFUND as collateral for a $1.5bn loan – MP reveals

Akufo-Addo gov't has utilized GETFUND as insurance for a $1.5bn advance – MP uncovers  Individual from Parliament(MP) for Asunafo South, Hon. Eric Opoku has said that dissimilar to different Presidents in Ghana under the fourth Republic, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has sold GETFUND for an advance.  As per him on Accra-based Asempa Fm observed by MyNewsGh.com, the Leader of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has gone for a credit of $1.5 billion from the Chinese for a long time.  He said with this

  1 year ago ago
Akufo-Addo gov’t has used GETFUND as collateral for a $1.5bn loan – MP reveals

POLITICS

Subtle attempts to rundown GETFund Administrator fails

Hours after going public on the true state of affairs at the Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFund), the Administrator, Mr. Richard Ampofo Boadu, is now a target for a smear campaign. In what can best be described as a total fabrication, Mr. Boadu has been linked to the ownership of a house in the United Kingdom. His name and pictures of the said property started flying on various social media platforms just after he presented Status Report on GETFund from 2017 to June 2020. The mischief-makers would not get their

  1 year ago ago
Subtle attempts to rundown GETFund Administrator fails

EDUCATION

2020/2021 Scholarship For Ghanaian Students. Awesome Opportunity.

2020/2021 Scholarship For Ghanaian Students. Extraordinary Opportunity.  Osbornfactualnews  studio.opera.com  The Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFUND) has begun enduring applications from Prospective Students who need to choose for Post Graduate Programs at all Universities in Ghana, this 2020/2021 Academic Year.  All Prospective Students who are Citizens of Ghana are able to apply.  Approaching Students should at any rate meet certain requirements to be considered for the Getfund Scholarships.  Level/Field

  1 year ago ago
2020/2021 Scholarship For Ghanaian Students. Awesome Opportunity.

POLITICS

The Gold Scam : Is Akufo Addo a Corruption fighter?

Agyapa Royalties deal is a major misrepresentation on Ghana by President Akufo-Addo and his Akyem Mafia.  You sold Getfund continues in overabundance of GH¢25 billion for the following 10 years to acquire $1.5 billion but you were unable to grow instructive framework and fabricate new schools to end twofold track;  You sold bauxite burried on the ground to Sinohydro to obtain $2 billion yet has nothing to show after very nearly 2 years;  You sold ESLA continues for the following 10 years, in overabundance

  1 year ago ago
The Gold Scam : Is Akufo Addo a Corruption fighter?

POLITICS

Emotional As Minister Agrees To Help A Boy Get A Scholarship

Earlier on today, a Twitter user asked for the help of the Information Minister, Honourable Kojo Oppong Nkrumah and to everyone's surprised he actually got the help. The unnamed boy has posted on his twitter page asking how he could reach the member of Parliament for Ofoase Ayeribi. The could be post read as:  "Please how do I get to @konkrumah? You have to help your boy Hon.” To everyone and literally no one, actually expected a reply. This is to say that, getting to reach people of his calibre on social

  1 year ago ago
Emotional As Minister Agrees To Help A Boy Get A Scholarship