Latest news coming from Ghana, West Africa’s popular tourist destination, reports the government is in plans to build new public university in the eastern region of the country, InformAfrica have gathered.
Information gathered from Ghana today reports an Educationist advising political leaders running for offices in the country that absolutely free education is not such a good idea, but recommends relatively free education instead.
Latest news from the African diaspora reports two US-based Nigerians to have received presidential recognitions from the White House in Washington DC recently.
A U.S based Nigerian, 22 years of age, has emerged as one of the top graduating students of Johns Hopkins University in the United States. He broke academic record at the institution when he achieved a Grade Point Average of 3.98 out of 4.0 to earn a degree in Neurosciences.
More than a thousand UNILAG students and youths have taken over a main artery leading into the business center of Nigeria’s largest city in protest of the unethical name change of the institution by the Goodluck Jonathan administration.
TANZANIA – Ilala Municipal Council in Dar es Salaam has given Tusiime Primary School a special award after all its pupils, who completed Standard Seven last year, passed their national examinations and selected to advance to the secondary level.
Professor Stephen Adei, Past Rector of the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), on Sunday observed that 50 per cent of children in Ghana do not go beyond nine years of education.
The Tanzanian government has called upon education experts in the country to recommend better ways of financing students of higher learning institutions, saying the current system connot be sustained.
Mr Lee Ocran, Ghana’s Minister of Education on Thursday said Government would support the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) in the commencement of an open learning system at the pre-tertiary level in the country.