How the Infected COVID-19 Candidates writes WASSCE at “isolation exam centers” – GES

The Deputy Director for the Ghana Education Service (GES), Dr. Kwabena Tandoh, has revealed that final students who are receiving treatment for coronavirus will take the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) in designated classroom blocks. Following the outbreak of coronavirus in Ghana, quite a number of students of Accra Girls’ Senior High School and other Senior High Schools […]

Delays as 2020 WASSCE kicks off

Final year SHS students across the country Monday, August 3, 2020, officially sat for their first paper for this week, Integrated Science. But there were a number of complaints about delays in the commencement of the exams that almost eroded the success of the process in some schools in the Greater Accra Region. GhanaWeb’s interaction with headteachers in two schools […]

GES condemns Tweneboa Kodua SHS riot over ‘too strict’ headmaster

Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES) Prof Kwasi Opoku-Amankwa has condemned acts of violence at the Tweneboa Kodua Senior High School at Kumawu in the Ashanti region after students went on a rampage after their first WASSCE paper. According to the students, their Headmaster was “too strict” during the invigilation; an act they believe is to make them fail […]

How Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy arrived at Asaase Radio for their battle

Not to allow the terrible history at the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards repeat itself at the venue for their clash, Stonebwoy and Shatta Wale were strictly searched when they arrived for their battle. Personnel from the Ghana Police Service at the gate of the venue took time to search them like ‘thieves’ who have been taken to the police station, they searched them from […]

Akuapem Poloo calls out Lydia Forson for ditching roles because of her

Akuapem Poloo has dared Lydia Forson to come and speak if she’s telling lies about her. According to the Ghanaian actress, Miss Forson has ditched an acting role because she realized that she (Akuapem Poloo) was going to be featured in the same movie as well. Recounting the experience, Akuapem said it made her cry. “I wept when I realized that they […]

I’m not a hypocrite – Kwaisey Pee reacts to Shatta Wale & Beyonce collabo

There are a lot of congratulatory messages for Shatta Wale following his collaboration with Beyonce. However, Kwaisey Pee is yet to do so. The Ghanaian highlife musician, Kwasi Poku Addae, popularly known as Kwaisey Pee in an interview on Kumasi-based Hello FM explained why…it has to do with the fact that he’s not a ‘hypocrite’ Listen to him in the video below

I’ll deal with you and your father, Samini mercilessly – Shatta Wale warns Stonebwoy

Ahead of the Asaase radio sound clash this evening between dancehall giants, Stonebwoy and Shatta Wale, the latter has sound a warning to the former, that, he will not spare him in today’s clash. Samini, ahead of the clash opined that, Stonebwoy was not the right candidate to battle Shatta Wale but rather himself. This, even brought some confusion between Samini and Stonebwoy who hitherto were of the best of relationship. […]

After I clash Stonebwoy, he will understand why the world call me African Dancehall King – Shatta Wale

Shatta Wale told Stonebwoy in the studios of Asaase radio that when he clashes with him, he will understand why the world refers to him as the true African Dancehall King. Stonebwoy didn’t hesitate to reply to Shatta Wale when he said live in the studios of Asaase radio that he will prove to him one of the reasons why he is referred to as the […]

Secondary schools reopen in Nigeria

Secondary schools in Nigeria reopened on Tuesday for classes almost four months after they closed to halt the spread of coronavirus. Final-year students now have just two weeks to prepare for their exams. Face masks, social distancing and hand-washing facilities are mandatory within all schools, the education ministry says. There are indications the government may be using this reopening to […]

Half year return on petroleum funds declines

Amid the novel coronavirus, returns on Ghana’s petroleum funds has declined by 23.48 percent for the first half of 2020 from the income accrued during the same period of 2019. According to the semi-annual report on the Petroleum holding fund, for first half of 2020, the Ghana Petroleum Funds returned a net realized income of US$8.57 million compared to US$11.20 […]