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REGSEC shuts down UEW indefinitely

The Central Regional Security Council, REGSEC, has today March 14 shut down indefinitely the University of Education, Winneba-UEW following the continuous protest from students for the reinstatement of some sacked lectures.

Ghanaians voice out their expectations from PDS

Some Ghanaians have voiced out their expectations from the new owners of the Electricity Company of Ghana, ECG that is the Power Distribution Services Ghana (PDS). The PDS took over from ECG on March 1, 2019.

Profile of Emeritus Professor J. H. K Nketia

Emeritus Professor Joseph Hanson Kwabena Nketia is a Ghanaian writer, ethnomusicologist and composer. Professor Nketia is one of the world's most respected authorities on African music and aesthetics. He has been called a "living legend" and his work in the field of music has been globally acknowledged. He is to African music what Bartok is to Western music. The diverseness of his works coupled with his world acclaimed brilliance in the arena of African music and arts sets him apart from his contemporaries.

UTAG demands UEW VC’s resignation over labour impasse

The University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) has called for the resignation of the Vice Chancellor of University of Education-Winneba(UEW) as reports indicate that he has sacked some lecturers who openly disagree with him.

Youth mix opium with weed in new drug abuse trend

A Psychiatrist at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Kumasi, Dr. John-Paul Omuojine, has raised alarm about an emerging trend in drug abuse whereby the youth lace marijuana with opium, known locally as 'tie', for use.