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George Amponsah Duodu
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Asst Head of Kumasi SHS sues headmaster and GES over sodomy accusations

Embattled Assistant Headmaster of the Kumasi High School who is under investigation for alleged claims of sodomy in the school, has sued the Ghana Education Service, GES, and the Headmaster of the School, Bernard Hall Baidoo The applicant, George Amponsah-Duodu through his lawyers said the authorities failed to give him […]

Kumasi Senior High School
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I’m not gay – Kumasi SHS Assistant Head denies sodomy allegations

The suspended Assistant Headmaster of the Kumasi High School, George Amponsah-Duodo, has insisted he is innocent, following allegations that he sodomized some students of the school. Describing the allegations as baseless in a letter from his lawyers, Mr. Amponsah-Duodo insisted that he has not had any contact with the alleged […]

George Amponsah Duodu
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Assistant headmaster of Kumasi High SHS suspended over sodomy allegations

An Assistant Headmaster at Kumasi High School has been suspended, pending investigations into allegations of sodomy against him. The 54-year-old year old George Amponsah-Duodu, is accused of engaging in the alleged acts with students of the all-male school. The Regional Education Directorate has referred the matter to the Disciplinary Committee […]

Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, Education Minister
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Teachers to lose jobs if students fail external exams

The Minister of Education, Dr Mathew Opoku-Prempeh, has stated that measures are being put in place to tie the continuous stay of school managers and teachers at work to the educational outcomes of their students. He said the initiative to be rolled out within the shortest possible time was meant […]

Prof Kwesi Yankah
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Government to abolish single-sex education system – Minister drops hints

The government is planning to abolish single-sex education system in the country following the conversion of Katanga, Unity and Africa to mixed halls by the authorities of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST). MyNewsGh.com is learning. “If we continue to perpetuate the exclusive male and exclusive female […]

Kofi Annan's body arrive in Ghana
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Kofi Annan’s body arrive in Ghana

The remains of the late former Secretary-General of the United Nations Kofi Annan has landed in Accra, Ghana, from Switzerland where he died in August. The Aircraft carrying the body of the former UN Chief touched down at the Kotoka International Airport at 17: 30 pm and it was accompanied […]

A portion of the burnt house
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GNFS investigates Dansoman fire outbreak that claimed 5 lives

The Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has commenced investigations into the fire outbreak that claimed the lives of five persons at the residence of the Dansoman district pastor of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church (SDA). The wife of Pastor Ebenezer Ato Kessie, his two children, including a three-week-old baby boy, his […]

SDA Pastor and family
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Fire kills SDA pastor’s wife, 3 children and mother-in-law at Dansoman

The wife of the Dansoman SDA District pastor Mrs Linda Ato Kessie (31 years), mother-in-law, Madam Grace Ampah (65 years), two children, Jayden Ato Kessie (3 years) and three months old boy,and the wife’s niece Precious Pokua (9 years) were Sunday burnt to death in a fire outbreak at Dansoman, […]

14 year old suffers injuries after receiving 36 lashes
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14-year-old given 36 lashes by police for ‘insubordination’

The District Police Commander for Akontombra in the Western Region, ASP Dickson Obeng, has been accused of prescribing 36 lashes as a corrective measure for a 14-year-old class 6 pupil, Stanley Antwi of the St. James Anglican Primary at Akontombra. In photos making rounds on social media, Stanley is seen […]

US Ambassador Robert Jackson and Charlotte Osei
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“Charlotte Osei, most competent person” – US Ambassador

Outgoing U.S. Ambassador, Robert P. Jackson, has said he is “very troubled” about the description of the dismissed Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC) as “incompetent”. Mr Jackson said despite her removal from office, Mrs Charlotte Osei remains one of the most competent persons he has ever met. President Nana […]