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Free SHS has saved parents GH₵ 1.8 billion – Ken Ofori Atta

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Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, the Minister of Finance has disclosed that the introduction of the Free Senior High School (SHS) into the Ghana’s educational...

Free SHS programme leads to enrolment increase in Berekum Municipality – MCE

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The enrolment in public Senior High Schools (SHSs) in the Berekum East Municipality has increased because of the implementation of the Free SHS programme. Mr...
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1.2 million students to benefit from free SHS this year

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Mr Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, the Minister of Information, has said about 1.2 million children will be benefiting from the Free Senior High School (SHS)...
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Free SHS: Nana Addo deserves an apology – NAPO to NDC

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The Minister of Education, Dr. Mathew Opoku Prempeh, wants the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to apologise to Ghanaians for initially chastising the Free Senior...
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The Price of Free: A Case of Ghana’s Free SHS

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Article 25 1b of the 1992 Constitution of Ghana states that “Secondary education in its different forms including technical and vocational education, shall be...
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Ghana is moving ahead with free SHS – president

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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has called on Ghanaians to disregard attempts by critics to discourage the implementation of the Free Senior High School...
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Ex-President Mahama bitter over the large intake of Free SHS

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Former President John Mahama appears to be seriously bitter over the access being given to thousands of Ghanaian students, especially those from poor homes,...
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Tema Has Over 6,000 Students Benefiting from Ghana’s Free SHS

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A total of 6,497 students in the Tema Metropolis are enrolled on government’s free Senior High School (SHS) programme in all public schools. The figure...
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Akufo-Addo government is yet to deliver on four of its promises

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The ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) is now over two years in office and has endured mixed reactions in that period. While the Akufo-Addo...
Veep launches Free SHS in Tamale

Henry Kerali believes Ghana’s free SHS policy will cut down fertility rate

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Mr Henry Kerali, World Bank Country Director for Ghana, has described Ghana’s Free Senior High School Policy (Free SHS) as an initiative that will...
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Implementing Free SHS is not Government Sole responsibility

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Professor Peter Quartey, the Head of Economic Division at the Institute for Statistical Social and Economic Research, has said Government alone cannot effectively and...

Government Reaffirms Its Commitment To Pursue Social Intervention Programmes

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President Nana Akufo Addo, has reiterated government’s commitment to pursue social intervention programmes to ensure the protection and support of the vulnerable in society,...
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CDD-Ghana, STARGhana to brainstorm over Double Track System policies

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The Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana), in collaboration with STARGhana and media partners, will on Wednesday, 15th August, 2018 convene a multi-stakeholder dialogue...
2018 World Facility Management Day in Accra

IFMA Urges Government To Establish Appropriate Legislations To Ensure Compliance

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The President of the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) Greater Accra Chapter, M. Sampson Opare-Agyemang (BSc, MSc.) has indicated that, government's flagship projects, the...
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Church charges Ghana government to solve free SHS problems

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The Upper Presbytery of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana has called on government to consider a concurrent evaluation of the Free Senior High School...
Veep launches Free SHS in Tamale

Governments free SHS is not responsible for private schools problems

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Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, the Education Minister, has refuted claims that the free Senior High School (SHS) Policy is collapsing private schools, saying that...
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UEW begin preparations to take in free SHS beneficiaries

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The University of Education Winneba (UEW) is putting in place practical steps to provide physical infrastructure to enable it to be fully ready to...
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Prof. Addae-Mensah calls for careful examination of Government Free SHS funding

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Professor Ivan Addae-Mensah, a former Vice Chancellor of the University of Ghana, has called for a critical look at the funding of the Free...
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Ghana’s literacy levels gaps will improve through Free ShS policy

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Mr Osei Yaw Adutwum Deputy Minister of Education says the implementation of the free senior high school was a deliberate policy by the government...
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Free SHS: The Journey So Far

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We need an educated and skilled workforce to be able to operate the modern economy we are creating. The Free SHS is a start...
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Overcrowded relationship between SHSs, The Cause Of H1N1 – CDG

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The Coalition for Democratic Governance (CDG1), has reiterated that, the free SHS, a little over two months after its implementation, is facing structural defects...
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MP supports school with learning materials

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Mr Joseph Dindiok Kpemka, Member of Parliament (MP) for the Tempane Constituency has presented some teaching and learning materials valued at about GHC28, 000...

Food suppliers of Second Cycle Schools fail to deliver

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Some Heads of Second Cycle Schools in the Upper East Region have claimed that they are compelled to use food stocked for continuing students...
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Sustainability Of Free SHS Is Not Assured – SEND GHANA

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SEND-GHANA's analysis on the 2018 budget statement has shown that, government setting up a separate Voluntary Education Fund as its alternative source of funding...

Ghana’s 2108 Budget To Energize Private Sector

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Ghana’s Budget for the 2018 Fiscal Year, on the theme: “Putting Ghana Back to Work,” is set to translate the macroeconomic stability achieved in...

Finance Minister Moves Parliament To Approve Financial Policy

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“Rt. Hon. Speaker, Honourable Members of Parliament, on the authority of the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, I beg to move...
Veep launches Free SHS in Tamale

Free SHS implementation threatens Ghana’s debt sustainability – expert

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The manner in which government is implementing its flagship Free Senior High School (SHS) programme could threaten Ghana’s debt sustainability, Economist John Gatsi of...
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Analyst urges Ghana government to introduce ‘sin taxes’ to fund free SHS

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A policy analyst with the Integrated Social Development Centre (ISODEC) is advocating the introduction of ‘sin taxes’ by the Ghana government to fund its...
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Setting up free SHS secretariat is waste of public funds – Steve Manteaw

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A member of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) and policy analyst with the Integrated Social Development Centre (ISODEC), Dr Steve Manteaw says...
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Government Is Likely To Face Challenges In 2018 – Gatsi

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A Chartered Economist, Senior Lecturer and Head of Department of Finance at the School of Business Studies, University of Cape Coast, Dr. John Gatsi...