Anthony Mitchell Named 2019 Black Engineer of the Year

US Black Engineer and Information Technology magazine has named Booz Allen Executive Vice President Anthony “Tony” Mitchell the 2019 Black Engineer of the Year (BEYA). Since the BEYA award was established in 1986, more than 10,000 engineers have been nominated but only 33 have won the honor of the title. Mitchell is the third Booz Allen executive to receive the […]

KNUST to host 21st Century Engineer seminar

The 21st Century Engineer seminar is happening on 1st March, 2019 at the engineering auditorium, KNUST. This seminar is been organized by the National Society of Black Engineers,  KNUST and the Association of Petrochemical Engineering Students. The seminar is going to be about engineering science and entrepreneurship. Students will be sensitized about how to be […]

Minority walks out of Parliament in heated Founders’ Day debate

Tempers flared in Parliament Thursday as legislators debated proposed changes to Ghana’s statutory holidays. The Minority in the House is kicking against the changes in what they say is the overt attempt to rewrite the history of Ghana. “The history of this country will not be distorted. We will not allow our heritage to be ripped,” […]

Barcelona full-back Alba signs new contract with £428m release clause

Spain full-back Jordi Alba has committed himself to Barcelona until 2024 by signing a new contract. The 29-year-old’s new deal includes a 500m euro (£428m) release clause. Alba joined the Spanish champions from Valencia in 2012 and has made 282 appearances, winning 14 trophies, including four La Liga titles. He has played 36 games this […]

Government to investigate unedited footage of Anas documentary

The government will investigate the raw, unedited footage of a documentary produced by Tiger Eye PI on alleged corrupt acts in the fight against illegal mining (galamsey) before it decides on the fate of persons implicated in the exposé. According to the Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, who addressed a two-pronged press conference Thursday, the […]

President Akufo-Addo appoints Ministers, Deputies for new regions

President Nana Addo Akufo-Addo has nominated regional ministers and deputy regional ministers for the six recently created regions. A statement issued by government, signed by the Director of Communications at the Presidency, Eugene Arhin, also announced changes in the appointments of four other regional ministries. Read Also: President Akufo-Addo reshuffles ministers; Barbara Oteng Gyasi promoted The statement […]

AKUFO-ADDO RESHUFFLE: Catherine Afeku reassigned; Barbara Gyasi takes over

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has made some changes in his government by reshuffling and nominating new ministers and deputy ministers. The reshuffle, which was made known Thursday afternoon via a statement signed and issued by Mr Eugene Arhin, Director of Communications at the Presidency show the promotion of Barbara Oteng Gyasi, Member of Parliament for Prestea Huni-Valley from […]

Marijuana farmers blamed for Mount Kenya wildfire

A fire believed to have been started by illegal marijuana farmers is threatening tens of thousands of hectares of bamboo forest in Mount Kenya.   It has already destroyed 80 square kilometres of moorland and is now threatening indigenous forests. The blaze, which started six days ago, is burning on two fronts and is spread […]

Check Out The List As ‘Van Dam’ Misses Out For KNUST Strongest Slated For Today

The SRC Sports Committee led by Kyere Baah Kwabena is  set to organize the 2019 edition of the KNUST strongest on Thursday, 28th February 2019 at the Royal Parade Ground with Ghana’s famous Ampofo Victor (Van Dam) missing out after the list was released. This energy usurping competition, which is organized as part of the SRC week celebration will see about twenty-five […]

LEGON: Career and Counselling Unit launches Career Week

The Career and Guidance counselling team in partnership with U-REPORT under the auspices of UNICEF is organizing another insightful one week event for students as part of their 6th edition of Career Week. This year’s event under the theme “Going Global Maximizing Technology” seeks to aid students apply knowledge practically.   Touching on the theme with UniversNews, […]