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EDUCATION

UCC Sandwich: We Pay GH¢ 800 From Tamale to Eastern Region For Lectures

A group of sandwich students of the University of Cape Coast (UCC) sandwich programme in Tamale in the Northern Region have complained bitterly about how they spend close to GHC 800 on transportation from Tamale to Eastern Region for lectures during vacation. The affected students who are mostly teachers holding diploma certificates and are doing their post-diploma programmes in the UCC's 5-Semester Sandwich Programme disclosed that ever since the study centre in Tamale was moved to the Eastern region, that decision has been unfavourable to them.

  8 days ago ago
UCC Sandwich: We Pay GH¢ 800 From Tamale to Eastern Region For Lectures

POLITICS

Start Destooling Your Sub-Chiefs If You’re Concerned About Illegal Mining – Dr Tuffour Tells Otumfuor

A Lecturer at the University of Cape Coast Dr Kwadwo Addo Tuffour has tasked the Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II to lead the fight against illegal mining in the Ashanti Region. Dr Tuffour says the Ashanti region has become a hotspot for illegal mining in recent times because the Chiefs are deeply involved.

  1 month ago ago
Start Destooling Your Sub-Chiefs If You’re Concerned About Illegal Mining – Dr Tuffour Tells Otumfuor

EDUCATION

How Can We Progress As A Nation? Ghanaians React To Alleged UCC Quiz Questions

The University of Cape Coast one of the best Universities in Ghana. People cherish them for their strictness and discipline. However they have come under criticism for an alleged quiz questions asking students to answer "what some Ghanaians believe to be "unnecessary" questions. The question is allegedly set by the Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology.

  2 months ago ago
How Can We Progress As A Nation? Ghanaians React To Alleged UCC Quiz Questions

EDUCATION

UCC In Tears : Post Graduate Student Who Was Being Groomed To Be A Full-Time Lecturer Sadly Dies.

The University of Cape Coast Graduate Students Association has confirmed the death of Mr. Kofi Ameyaw Gyamfi. The late post Graduate student was been groomed to become a full time lecturer of the university. Due to his hardwork and dedication, Kofi Ameyaw Gyamfi became a teaching assistant for the University.

  5 months ago ago
UCC In Tears : Post Graduate Student Who Was Being Groomed To Be A Full-Time Lecturer Sadly Dies.

POLITICS

Check The First 89 Jaw Dropping Achievement Of Dr. Kwame Nkrumah

President Akufo Addo boasts of achieving more than Dr. Kwame Nkrumah in all spheres of the economy. This compelled John Mahama to call his bluff in a video that went viral. According to the former president, Nana Addo should not compare his useless government to that of Dr. Kwame Nkrumah.

  4 months ago ago
Check The First 89 Jaw Dropping Achievement Of Dr. Kwame Nkrumah

PARENTING

Single mother works as a ‘trotro mate’ to cater for seven children; one at UCC

Single mother of seven, Yaa Dufie has been working as a bus conductor for nine years after her husband’s death to cater to her children, one of which is currently studying at the University of Cape Coast. In a chat on SVTV Africa, Obaa Yaa indicated that she quit petty trading to become a trotro mate because the business yielded fewer profits.

  2 months ago ago
Single mother works as a ‘trotro mate’ to cater for seven children; one at UCC

EDUCATION

UCC Students Tell Zionfelix About How Students Are Stabbed To Death And Robbed But Nothing Is Done

Some Students who are believed to be students of the University of Cape Coast (UCC) have told popular blogger Zionfelix that, students on the UCC campus are being tormented and killed by robbers on campus and in their various hostels. According to Felix Adomako Mensah also known as Zionfelix, these University of Cape Coast students have been complaining to him about how management of the school or institution are handling death issues on campus.

  2 months ago ago
UCC Students Tell Zionfelix About How Students Are Stabbed To Death And Robbed But Nothing Is Done

EDUCATION

UCC Sends Important Notice To 3-Semester Bachelor of Education Students

The University of Cape Coast has sent an important alert to all 3-Semester Bachelor of Education (Sandwich) students who are yet to be graduated. In a letter released on Friday, 12 August 2022, the University said that no graduation date has been fixed yet. "You are hereby informed that the University of Cape Coast has not fixed any date for graduation yet.

  3 months ago ago
UCC Sends Important Notice To 3-Semester Bachelor of Education Students

EDUCATION

Good News As NAGRAT Offers Scholarships For The Following Courses At Kings College University.

As one of the commited teacher unions in Ghana, NAGRAT, which stands for the National Association Of Graduate Teachers, has been committed to promoting the well-being of its members in diverse ways. Among the Most geared area of its focus is the improvement of teachers education.

  2 months ago ago
Good News As NAGRAT Offers Scholarships For The Following Courses At Kings College University.

EDUCATION

Change of Study Centres For UCC 3 And 5 Semesters - What Students Should Do

The School of Educational Development and Outreach Institute of Education, under the Management of the University of Cape Coast (UCC), has altered the study centres for the August/September 2022 sandwich sessions for both five and three semesters. According to information shared by the Institute of Education, the changes do not only affect fresh students but also continuing students who are offering bachelor’s degree programmes in the sandwich mode.

  3 months ago ago
Change of Study Centres For UCC 3 And 5 Semesters - What Students Should Do

EDUCATION

UCC Releases Sandwich Admissions List for 2022–2023 Academic - How To Check Your Status

For the academic year , the University of Cape Coast (UCC) Management has started to release the admissions of sandwich applicants. According to the institute, applicants are to use the reference number sent to them via SMS to access their admission letters. However, admissions for the five-semester sandwich programme are currently out and qualified applicants should follow the procedures below to access.

  5 months ago ago
UCC Releases Sandwich Admissions List for 2022–2023 Academic - How To Check Your Status

EDUCATION

Why Is The System Unfair To Graduate Teachers From Universities?

I have now understood the reason why some people opt for Training college before proceeding to university for further studies. The system doesn't recognize graduate teachers more than teachers from colleges of education. But what I know is that, it's the same universities that supervise and award certificates to graduates from colleges of education,so why is it that much premium is placed on graduates from colleges of education than graduates from the universities?

  5 months ago ago
Why Is The System Unfair To Graduate Teachers From Universities?

EDUCATION

UCC making a name in the world University ranking, Check it out

According to the 2023 Times Higher Education Rankings, the University of Cape Coast (UCC) is the top university in Ghana, first in West Africa, and fourth in Africa. The institution acquired the privilege of claiming the titles of the best university in Ghana, the greatest university in West Africa, the fourth best university in Africa, and the top university in the world for research influence in the 2022 rating.

  1 month ago ago
UCC making a name in the world University ranking, Check it out

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Ghana Will Experience Famine In 2023 - Crop Scientist Says

Dr. Nana Kwekucher Ackah Junior is a Lecturer at the Department of Crop Science, University of Cape Coast, Ghana. The crop scientist has predicted that Ghana is likely to experience another famine in 2023. As many Ghanaians can remember the country experienced a severe in 1983 which created a lot of inconveniences for the citizens.

  5 months ago ago
Ghana Will Experience Famine In 2023 - Crop Scientist Says

POLITICS

Akufo-Addo Might Be Under A "Juju" Spell- UCC Lecturer Boldly Speaks

Some days ago, a group called , “Alliance For Footsoldiers Advocacy (AFFA), a volunteer group within the New Patriotic Party (NPP) called on the President of Ghana, Nana Addo Danquah Akuffo-Addo to reshuffle his ministers. According to the group, some ministers have underperformed and needs to be changed for other competent people to also take over.

  3 months ago ago
Akufo-Addo Might Be Under A

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Food Prices Volatility is a Sign of Possible Food Insecurity - Prof. Julius Hagan

An animal scientist of the Department of Animal Science, University of Cape Coast, Prof. Julius Hagan has posited that "being unable to predict how much one spends on food due to unstable food prices is an indication of possible food insecurity". He added, in every given situation, any individual should be able to calculate how much they spend on food.

  3 months ago ago
Food Prices Volatility is a Sign of Possible Food Insecurity - Prof. Julius Hagan

RELIGION

Rev Wengam Elected New General Superintendent Of Assemblies Of God, Ghana

Rev Dr Stephen Yenusom Wengam, Lead Pastor of Cedar Mountain Chapel, an Assemblies of God Church branch in Accra, has been elected General Superintendent of the Assemblies of God in Ghana.  Rev. Wengam was elevated during the church's 30th biennial General Council Meeting, which was held at the University of Cape Coast and was attended by over three thousand delegates.

  3 months ago ago
Rev Wengam Elected New General Superintendent Of Assemblies Of God, Ghana

EDUCATION

‘I couldn’t attend UCC because they had been charging worldwide students in bucks’ – Patoranking

Multiple-award-winning Nigerian singer, Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie, acknowledged with the aid of the stage call, Patoranking, has revealed the cause he couldn’t further his tertiary training in Ghana. Although he received admission to the University of Cape Coast, the Alubarika hitmaker couldn’t boost due to the fact the charges for global college students like himself, were paid in bucks.

  2 months ago ago
‘I couldn’t attend UCC because they had been charging worldwide students in bucks’ – Patoranking

EDUCATION

Sad News Hits UCC As They Lost One Of Their Prominent T.A

Mr. Kofi Ameyaw Gyamfi's passing has been confirmed by the graduate students association at the University of Cape Coast. The late postgraduate student was being prepared to work at the institution as a full-time lecturer. Kofi Ameyaw Gyamfi earned a position as a teaching assistant for the University as a result of his diligence and hard work.

  5 months ago ago
Sad News Hits UCC As They Lost One Of Their Prominent T.A

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Public sector workers overpaid - Government Statistician.

The Government Statistician said average, public sector workers were paid double for their output. He has, consequently, required the formation of a Public Productivity Committee of Parliament to fill in as the Public Accounts Committee and guarantee that services, divisions, and organizations (MDAs) and the public area, as a rule, convey yield comparable with their profit.

  5 months ago ago
Public sector workers overpaid - Government Statistician.