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School of Survey and Mapping reopened

The Lands and Natural Resources Minister John Peter Amewu has ordered the reopening of the Ghana School of Surveying and Mapping. Mr. Amewu directed the Lands Commission to shut down the school on May 9, after irate students destroyed school properties to protest a decision to develop a portion of …

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2017 BECE ends today

Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) Candidates across the country will finish writing their papers on June 9, 2017. The final paper which the candidates are writing now is Social Studies. Over 46,000 candidates including males and females sat for subjects such as English language, Mathematics, Religious and Moral Education (RME), …

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Three pregnant girls write BECE at Yeji

Three pregnant girls are partaking in the ongoing Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) at Yeji, capital of the Pru District in the Brong-Ahafo Region. This was made known when Mr Augustus Awity, the District Coordinating Director visited four of the examination centres in Yeji on Monday. Accompanied by Mr Saddique …

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Minister commends pregnant candidate

The Deputy Minister for Health, Tina Naa Ayeley Mensah, has commended Janet Opokua, a pregnant student who is sitting the 2017 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) at New Gbawe Experimental School near Accra for her confidence. “I am not happy that you are pregnant because our society abhors premarital sex …

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WAEC, Police urged to tighten security to forestall exam malpractices as BECE starts today

As final year Junior High School students across the country start their Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) today, the Christian Council of Ghana has asked the West African Examinations Council and the police to tighten security to prevent any examination malpractices. General Secretary of the Christian Council, Rev. Dr. Kwabena …

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We’ll pay invigilators by Tuesday – GES

The Ghana Education Service (GES), has said it is ready to pay all invigilators all outstanding arrears. This comes after threats from some invigilators in the Agortime-Ziope district of the Volta Region that they would boycott the Basic Education Certificate Examination over GES’ indebtedness to them. According to the invigilators, …

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