Banks lose GHc19.1m to theft committed by own employees – BoG report

A Bank of Ghana report on banking fraud in the country has revealed that there is a growing number of employees of banks either stealing from customers or from their employers. The report prepared by the Financial Stability Department of the Bank of Ghana stated that in 2018, more than 2,170 cases of fraud were […]

White House aide fired after leaks on Trump family

US President Donald Trump’s personal assistant has been forced to resign from the White House after leaking private information about his family. Madeleine Westerhout, 29, was abruptly removed on Thursday after the president learned she had been talking to reporters at a dinner this month. She was drinking and bragging about her access to Mr […]

TV'3 Ghana Most Beautiful 2019: KNUST Saah represents the Western North Region

Media General TV3’s annual Ghana Most Beautiful make waves on our screens once again in a diverse dimension as it sees an increase of contestants to 16 queens. One of the most patronized beauty pageants launched this year’s edition with high anticipation from the ladies with the theme for the event ‘Black ‘N’ Proud’. The […]

JUST IN: WAEC RELEASES 2019 BECE Results

The West African Examinations Council, Ghana (WAEC) has released the result of the May/June 2019/2020 (BECE) examinations.   Below is how to go about it: WAEC BECE RESULT 2019 CHECKER. Visit the WAEC BECE Result Checker Online Portal via the link below; http://ghana.waecdirect.org Enter your Index Number. Select the Type of Examination (e.g. BECE May/June). […]

Will Akufo-Addo consider the CSO Coalition demands??

The coalition of CSOs working against corruption, comprising Amnesty International, GII, MFWA, CDD-Ghana, GACC, CMaC, ACILA, SEND – GHANA, PNA and Penplusbyte in commending President Akufo Addo over the suspension of the Public Procurement Authority [PPA] CEO following the “contract for sale” expose’ had demanded from him and his government a demonstration of real commitment […]

UPSA introduces ‘dual qualification’ to allow Students graduate with Degrees and Chartered Certificates

The University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA), as part of its new academic policy has introduced what the University termed, as the “dual qualification scheme” for all its students. Under the dual qualification scheme which will begin this (2019/2020) academic year, students who enroll in a degree programme will compulsorily have to pursue a corresponding […]

Prof Adei laments hypocrisy in fighting corruption

The Chairman of the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC), has decried what he terms as hypocrisy in the fight against corruption. Professor Stephen Adei noted that “it’s amazing when the watchdogs or the keepers themselves come out to be among the most corrupt.” The veteran educationist’s comments come few days after allegations of corruption and […]

Disability is not inabilty: Tertiary students undertake a life-affirming project

A team of students from selected tertiary institutions in Ghana are embarking on a project intended to affect many lives positively and ultimately contribute significantly to societal development. The project, dubbed “Strength In Disability” (SID), is a joint effort of the Ghana Association of Disability and Rehabilitation Students (GADRES -KNUST) and other institutions which basically […]