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EDUCATION

NEWS IN:All Primary Teachers & Basic 4 Pupils To Remain In School For The Upcoming Standardized Test

All primary four (4) pupils in public schools will, on 17th December, this month, write the new National Standards Test (NST) to assess their knowledge, skills, values and attitudes, which is central to the new pre-tertiary education curriculum. This was revealed on 4th December 2021 on GNAT hour ( A program hosted on Angel Fm (https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=450979076440002&id=100054349463030).

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NEWS IN:All Primary Teachers & Basic 4 Pupils To Remain In School For The Upcoming Standardized Test

ENTERTAINMENT

Kelvin Taylor: Is The Enemy Of The State The Media? List Of Journalists Given Positions Since 2017

Kelvin Taylor in his famous show titled, "With All Due Respect, has listed some Journalist who has been appointment to hold public positions since Nana Akufo-Addo's tenure as president of the republic of Ghana. In the Edition aired on yesterday Tuesday 7th December 2021, Kelvin gave the list of popular Ghanaian journalist currently serving in the NPP, government.

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Kelvin Taylor: Is The Enemy Of The State The Media? List Of Journalists Given Positions Since 2017

OTHERS

Ghana Education Service Gives Date For Selection of Schools For 2021 BECE Graduates

The 2021 BECE School graduates who sat for the just-ended national examination will start selection of schools for placement, from November 29, 2021, to December 14, 2021 according to GES In a signed by Cassandra Twum Ampofo the Head of Public Relations Unit and released on 22nd November 2021, Management of the Ghana Education Service (GES) said sensitization on the school selection for the 2021/2022 academic year will commence on Tuesday, November 23, 2021.

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Ghana Education Service Gives Date For Selection of Schools For 2021 BECE Graduates

POLITICS

Nigeria Government Sued For Shutting Phone Services

A Nigerian rights group has requested a "perpetual injunction" from the court to prevent the government from shutting down telecommunication networks in any part of the country. President Muhammadu Buhari and Minister of Communications and Digital Economy Isa Pantami are barred from halting communication services, according to the order.

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Nigeria Government Sued For Shutting Phone Services

SOCIETY

ECG Main Transformer Removed By Armed Robber

The residents of Prapram District are saddled with the happenings in the District as robbers came and stole a transformer which was meant for the community. The attention of the Management of ECG- Afienya - Prampram District was drawn today. That some individuals suspected to armed robbers have this dawn 25/11/2021 carried out an operation in the said Community by removing the main ECG transformer that serves the entire Community, which resulted in a blackout in whole enclave.

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ECG Main Transformer Removed By Armed Robber

EDUCATION

GES Trains ICT Teachers for the Implementation of the New GES ICT Policy

Ghana Education Service has scheduled training program for Information and Communication Technology Teachers in the Senior High Schools on Ticketing for Wi-Fi connectivity, as part of measures to promote digital literacy among teachers and students in the second cycle institutions, Government has installed Wi-fi internet connectivity in the seven hundred and twenty one Senior High Schools in the country.

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GES Trains ICT Teachers for the Implementation of the New GES ICT Policy

SOCIETY

Student stabs teacher; ordered to spend four years in jail

A final year senior high school (SHS) student, who drew a cutter and badly hurt a teacher in his school with it has been ordered by the Aflao Circuit Court, to serve a four-year prison term in hard labor. Gilbert Akakpo, aged 19 years, is a Visual Art student and in his final year at the Three Town Senior High School at Denu, in the Volta Region.

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Student stabs teacher; ordered to spend four years in jail

EDUCATION

NPP Youth Adores You; Ghanaians Praises Abu Jinapor For Commissioning Projects In Damongo

The member of parliament for Damongo constituency, Honourable Samuel Abu Jinapor commissioned projects of six unit classroom block and mechanized borehole for the people of Mempeasem in Damongo. Mempeasem is a farming community in Damongo with population of some nine hundred residents. The farming community, Mempeasem was not having an appropriate primary school infrastructures for years.

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NPP Youth Adores You; Ghanaians Praises Abu Jinapor For Commissioning Projects In Damongo

EDUCATION

GES set to Release SHS Mobile App and Social Media Platforms

Digitization takes center stage in education as Ghana Education Service set to launch Senior High School mobile app and Social Media Platforms, the Senior High School Mobile App to be launched is under the Ghana Educational Directory Project, Ministry of Education and the Ghana Education Service approved project.

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GES set to Release SHS Mobile App and Social Media Platforms

SCIENCE-HIGHTECH

Homosexuality Can Be Biological; We Need To Accept It-Prof Gaszekpo

The Dean of the School of Information and Communication of the University of Ghana, Professor Audrey Gadzekpo has stated that the practice of homosexuality can be biological and so it has to be accepted as a country. Professor Gadzekpo made this assertion during an interview on Newsfile on Joynews today, October 9, 2021.

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Homosexuality Can Be Biological; We Need To Accept It-Prof Gaszekpo

EDUCATION

Completing JHS is Not the End. Remain Obedient and Morally Upright- BECE students Advise

Some students who sat for this year’s nationwide Basic Education Certificate Examination(BECE), have sent congratulatory messages to their colleagues across the country for a successful finish to the examination. Friday, November 19, 2021, marked the end/climax of the week-long examination, with the subject Information Communication Technology being the last paper.

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Completing JHS is Not the End. Remain Obedient and Morally Upright- BECE students Advise

EDUCATION

WAEC debunks rumours of release of WASSCE provisional results this evening

The West African Examination Council has quickly reacted to a document circulating on social media platforms about the release of the provisional results of the just ended 2021 West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination. The examination body has come under a lot of criticisms in various angles but has taken steps to clean up its name from all the allegations.

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WAEC debunks rumours of release of WASSCE provisional results this evening

EDUCATION

UPSA Overrules Disciplinary Action Against 2 “Lesbians”

The University of Professional Studies, Accra has overruled the decision to expel female lesbians from the school’s hostel. In a notice signed by Robert Gyekye Darko, Deputy Director-BDC, dated November 23, it was indicated that two female students have engaged in the act of lesbianism, an act which is against the school’s rules and regulations thereby the decision to expel them from the school’s hostel.

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UPSA Overrules Disciplinary Action Against 2 “Lesbians”

EDUCATION

Two Lesbians Who Are Students, Sacked From Their 'Experimental Rooms' At The UPSA

Two female students within the University of Professional Studies (UPS) has been expelled from their practicing rooms in the hostel in Accra. This was revealed by a statement released by authorities running the affairs of the institution. According to the school's authorities, any of such student who would be found in such an act would be heavily penalized for flouting the laws of the institution.

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Two Lesbians Who Are Students, Sacked From Their 'Experimental Rooms' At The UPSA

POLITICS

Meet John Dramani Mahama as he celebrates his 63rd birthday. He is still growing stronger.

JOHN DRAMANI MAHAMA The former president of the republic of Ghana celebrates his 63rd birthday today. He has been one of the most influential heads of state in Africa. He first became president when he succeeded from the late John Evans Atta Mills as a vice president in 2012.

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Meet John Dramani Mahama as he celebrates his 63rd birthday. He is still growing stronger.

EDUCATION

Did you know the difference between BECE written in Ghana and Nigeria? Check it out

November 21, 2021 Never miss any news update from our channel. Kindly tap on the +Follow button on the top right corner of your screen to follow Quik.news. The West African Examinations Council (WAEC), a non-profit-making organization, with its headquarters in Accra, Ghana.

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Did you know the difference between BECE written in Ghana and Nigeria? Check it out

SOCIETY

31 communities in the Eastern, Volta and Central Regions declared Open Defecation Free through Plan

Even though Ghana is struggling to tackle its poor sanitation challenges, Plan International Ghana's interventions such as the Rural Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (RWASH) project has yielded great results. Available data show that total access to basic sanitation in Ghana is estimated at 21%; with rural and urban coverage of 17% and 25%, respectively according to GSS 2018 report, but with initiatives such as the RWASH is changing the narrative.

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31 communities in the Eastern, Volta and Central Regions declared Open Defecation Free through Plan

EDUCATION

Learners In Gato No.1 Basic School Cry For Help As They Learn On The Floor

Ghana's education in the rural areas is nothing good to write home about. In this modern dispensation where many developed countries are building smart classrooms, rural communities in Ghana are building strictures. The situation at Gato No.1 Basic School in the Wassa East District is not pleasing to the eyes and shameful to government appointees in the district and the country at large.

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Learners In Gato No.1 Basic School Cry For Help As They Learn On The Floor

EDUCATION

Notice From GES To All BECE Candidates, Parents And Teachers On School Placement Selection, Details.

The Ghana Education Service in a statement or press release today, wish to inform the general public particularly parents, Candidates and Teachers that, the sensitization and education on this year's guidelines for school selection into senior high schools will commence tommorow Tuesday 23rd November, 2021.

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Notice From GES To All BECE Candidates, Parents And Teachers On School Placement Selection, Details.

EDUCATION

All BECE graduates should take note of schools selection date and sensitization for 2021/22.

Management of Ghana Education Service (GES) wishes to inform the general public particularly Parents, Candidates and Teachers that the sensitization and education on this year's guidelines for school selection into Senior High Schools will commence today, Tuesday, 23rd November, 2021. This exercise will take place in all the respective Regional, District Education Directorates and schools.

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All BECE graduates should take note of schools selection date and sensitization for 2021/22.