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JHS students introduced to engineering at the maiden Electricals and Electronics Clinic

A total of 6,000 Junior High School students in Accra have been targeted for the maiden Electrical and Electronics Clinic introduced by the Zongo...
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KNUST College of Engineering Given Books

The College of Engineering, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), has received assorted books worth thousands of Ghana Cedis to boost its...
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AfDB and African Mathematical Institute come together for Science and Technology

The African Development Bank signed a Letter of Intent with the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences aimed at finding opportunities for potential partnership between...
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Scientists engineer a plastic-eating enzyme

Scientists have engineered an enzyme which can digest some of our most commonly polluting plastics, providing a potential solution to one of the world’s...
A medical team is providing treatment for herdsmen in a pasturing area of Abaga Banner, the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. (Photo by Wu Yong from People’s Daily)

Researchers link brain directly to internet

A team of researchers at Wits University in Johannesburg, South Africa have made a major breakthrough in the field of biomedical engineering. They have linked...

Ghana Gov’t secures US$40m to expand 75 SHS

The government has secured US$40 million under the Secondary Education Improvement Project to expand and upgrade facilities in 75 selected senior high schools (SHS),...

Technical universities reminded to resolve outstanding transitional issues

Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, the Minister of Education, has reminded all technical universities of the need to resolve all the outstanding transitional issues to...
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KNUST, USAID partner to address post-harvest losses

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) acting in partnership with United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has set up a...
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KNUST Initiate Steps To Admit Females Into Engineering Programs

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has taken deliberate steps to woo more females to pursue programmes in engineering. These involve cutting...

Re-Training Of Young Graduates Unnecessary

The Ghana Association of Science Teachers (GAST) has expressed worry that most industries often have to re-train the young graduate before they can fit...
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Technical Universities Urged To Consolidate Higher Education

Technical Universities have been tasked to seek opportunities to help introduce additional technical and technology-based programmes that are industry specific and relevant to the...

Presbyterian Boys Win 2017 Model Bridge Contest

Presbyterian Boys Senior High School (PRESEC), Legon, has emerged winners of the 2017 edition of the Model Bridge Contest, an initiative organised by Knight...
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Equipment contract should be locally sourced for One-District, One-Factory

Award One-District, One-Factory equipment contract to local companies McHammah Engineering, a Ghanaian owned electromechanical engineering company, has urged government to award 50 per cent of...
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Gauteng Skyline Redesign Wins Engineering Excellence Award

The Mall of Africa, which is the largest retail development to be built in a single phase in Southern Africa, achieved further prestige at...

Ethiopia’s income from metal, engineering export registers major downfall

Ethiopia's income from the export of metal and engineering products has registered a major downfall, Ethiopia's Metals Industry Development Institute revealed on Tuesday. The east...

World Invention: KNUST develops first open-space fire detector

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), has developed two fire detection devices in a bid to enhance the nation’s pursuit to...

Creation Of Ahafo Region Is Due – Nana Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addon Wednesday indicated that the processes leading up to the creation of the Ahafo Region would be completed within 18...
Newmont engineer Gertrude Eshun mentors young students to take up science and engineering during a break-out session at the WINE Conference in Kumasi

Newmont Women Mentor Girls to Pursue Engineering

The low numbers of females in science, technology, engineering and math continues to be a challenge and exposing young women to successful role models...

KNUST Hosts Sandvik Mining,Others in Engineering Career Fair

Mining equipment and engineering giant, Sandvik Mining & Construction Ltd., has joined several companies in a career fair held last week at the Kwame...

Turkey Working Harder To Deepen Partnership With Ghana

Turkey has pledged her commitment towards helping Ghana improve her education sector by awarding more than 50 scholarships to Ghanaian students every year to...
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Artisans At Suame Magazine Prone To Serious Health Hazards

A study conducted by the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) shows that artisans at the Suame Magazine in Kumasi - reputed...

‘Disneyland of Engineering’ gets Chinese investment

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Well yes, it is actually!   A British firm that acquired the nickname 'Disneyland of Engineering' has...

GTUC seeks linkages for engineering and IT

“For a developing country like Ghana, engineering, entrepreneurship and Information Technology are intrinsically connected to our development,” GTUC President, Dr Osei Kofi Darkwa stated...
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Driving ground and underground engineering a step further

Sukumar will lead an integrated team of geotechnical, tunnel and pavement specialists to drive knowledge sharing, shape future capabilities, and guide the use of...
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Stakeholders Taken Through Road Safety Measures

She said 60 per cent of crashes that lead to massive road accidents are speed related. Mrs Obiri Yeboah was speaking at a forum to...
Nurses take care of a newborn baby at the Tangdu Hospital in Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province, Feb. 24, 2016. The baby, born on Wednesday in Xi'an through frozen embryo transfer (FET), was fertilized over 12 years ago and became China's longgest preserved tube baby through FET technology. (Xinhua/Liu Tingting)

Study conducted recognizes trials for 3-parent IVFs Effectiveness

Mitochondrial replacement therapy, also known as "three-parent in vitro fertilization (IVF)," involves replacing the faulty mitochondria in a mother's eggs with healthy mitochondria from...
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CE Steering Committee Meeting To Be Held In Ghana

The Africa higher education Centre of Excellence project is a World Bank sponsored initiative aimed at promoting regional specialisation in disciplinary fields such as...
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DVLA Mounts Road Traffic Checks On N1 Highway

The governing boards and management of the National Road Safety Commission (NRSC) and the Driver, Vehicle and Licensing Authority (DVLA) with the Police carried...

More Graduate From Accra Polytechnic

The graduands were from three schools: Applied Sciences and Arts, Business and Management Studies, and Engineering. The awards were classified as; 42 students representing 1.01...
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Zimbabwe partners Indian firms to build hydro-power plant

The engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract of Gairezi power station -- signed this week between ZPC, its local project developer Intratek, and two...