We’ll pay your salaries, allowances on time – Teachers told

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has assured teachers of prompt payment of their salaries and allowances. He said his government will rid the system of all the challenges that cause hiccups during payment. At the 80th anniversary celebration of Abuakwa State College in Kibi Saturday, the president said he is committed to improving the welfare […]

Akufo-Addo Tracker: Free SHS is here, will the anchor hold?

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s free senior high school programme appears timely, but not well thought out. The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) thought it was one of the many campaign promises it made to Ghanaians that were never fulfilled. They mocked the policy and discredited the purveyor as desperate for power. But nine months […]

[Audio]: Free SHS is coming in September – Education Minister assures

Education Minister, Dr Matthew Opoku-Prempeh says implementation of government’s free senior high school (SHS) programme will start in September 2017 as scheduled. He said the programme will not be delayed because of the state of the country’s economy which political critics and some economists have described as worse. “Ghana has not been the best of […]

Live from the Woods: Is Akufo-Addo, Ghana’s saviour?

The confidence Ghanaians reposed in President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in the 2016 presidential poll puts him in a better position to reform the ailing economy. When first time voters, like my sister Emelia Frimpongmaa, rose early from bed to go and cast their votes, they had her gaze on the future. They didn’t want […]