Professor Solomon Fiifi Ofori-Acquah, PhD, Dean of the School of Biomedical and Allied Health Sciences (SBAHS), College of Health Sciences, and a prominent sickle cell disease scholar has led a 32-member team of hematologists, pulmonologist, cardiologists, pediatricians, geneticists, ethicists, and basic scientists to secure a U54 Center grant of US$5.5 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), USA.
The Executive Director of African Rights Initiative International (ARII) and Doctors in the Gap, Mr Prince Williams Oduro has received the prestigious Forty Under 40 outstanding humanitarian award in the Non-profit category.
The winner of 2017 University of Ghana (UG) Corporate Icon Challenge, Mr Alfred Smith Andam has finally settled on MTN Ghana to undertake his mandatory national service.
Mr Alfred Smith Andam was adjudged the winner of competition at this year's Career Week celebrations organised by the Careers and Counselling Centre.
The Volta Regional Bloc of the National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS) has noted with utter dismay, a publication by one Adwoa Gyasiwaa Agyeman of the Multimedia group which appeared on www.adomonline.com on Wednesday 13th September, 2017 with the caption “School heads in Volta region sabotaging free SHS”.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, 12th September, 2017, launched the Free Senior High School policy, describing the programme as the means to creating a society of opportunities and empowerment for every citizen.
The Minority in Parliament has described the Government’s Free SHS policy as ‘a hoax’, saying it is contrary to the promise they made to Ghanaians that the programme would be rolled out to cover all students in SHS.