Category Archives: Education

Rainstorm Compel Pupils at Lepusi Primary School to Learn Under Trees

Pupils of Lepusi primary school in the Nanumba North District of the northern region are now schooling under trees. This is because their classroom block has been completely ┬áripped-off by a rainstorm that hit the area in April. The head teacher of the school, Ali Yakubu told Zaa News he has written to the Ghana…
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Lift Embargo On Employment-UDS Vice Chancellor Appeals to Government

The Vice Chancellor of the University for Development Studies (UDS), Professor Gabriel Ayum Teye has called on government to lift the recruitment embargo in the public sector. According to professor Teye, the university continues to be hit by the employment freeze imposed by government because as he put it most its staff are aging and…
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UDS Pro Vice Chancellor Advises Youth Against Get Rich Quick Syndrome

The Pro Vice Chancellor of the University for Development Studies (UDS) Professor Seidu Alhassan has observed that the quest of the youth for power, money and glory has contributed largely to the lack of peace and stability in Dagbon. Speaking at the Northern Youth Conference organized by the Youth Network for Sustainable Development (YNSD) last…
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Ghana Writers Awards open for submission of work

Submission of entries into the 2017 edition of the Ghana Writers Awards (GWA), a literary prize for unpublished Ghanaian writers, has been opened. The entries was opened on Friday, April 14, 2017 and would end on Sunday, May 14, 2017. Five literary genres comprising Spoken Word, Short Story, Poetry, Literature Blog, and Topic-Given Poetry contest…
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