Mahama not running against just Akufo-Addo but corruption – NDC Campaign team member

A member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) 2020 Campaign Team says the party’s Presidential Candidate is not just competing against President Nana Akufo-Addo but all the factors that affect the quality of life of Ghanaians. Julian Yaw Cobbinah said the mission of John Dramani Mahama in the upcoming presidential race is to rescue Ghanaians […]

NDC manifesto promise on legal education gives hope – NALS

The National Association of Law Students (NALS) says it is convinced by the policies outlined by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to reform legal education in Ghana. The Association in a statement copied UPSANEWSROOM.com Wednesday said the message put out by the opposition political party “gives hope.” “NALS notes that NDC‟s succinctly put message simultaneously […]

Blame NPP, NDC for legal education challenges – Union of Law Students of Ghana

The Union of Law Students of Ghana (ULSG) has encouraged law students to be open-minded in their engagement of the two leading political parties on their policies on legal education.  In a statement Wednesday, the Union said the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) and National Democratic Congress (NDC) are both to blame for the challenges […]

NDC to prioritise youth issues with Youth Development Ministry

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) says it will create a Youth Development Ministry to prioritise youth issues if given the nod in the December 7 poll. The current arrangement is that issues bothering on youth development are handled by the Youth and Sports Ministry with the National Youth Authority as an agency under it. The […]

NDC will prioritize TVET and introduce free apprenticeship training – Prof Joshua Alabi

The next government of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) will absorb apprenticeship fees paid by carpenters, welders, plumbers, electricians, and hairdressers, among others, the Campaign manager has said.  Professor Joshua Alabi said the party’s technical and vocational education and training (TVET) programme would also recognize experiential knowledge for progression to higher levels.  Explaining in detail […]

Akufo-Addo 16th Covid-19 address: Full text

Fellow Ghanaians, good evening. I thank you for welcoming me into your homes for the sixteenth (16th) time, as the fight to defeat COVID-19 continues not only in Ghana, but across the World. Day-in-day-out, countries, including our own, institute measures to try to limit and contain the spread of the virus, and return lives to […]

UPSA LSU set to explore Covid-19 impact on women at maiden conference

The Law Students’ Union (LSU) at the University of Professional Studies, Accra is set to organise a maiden International Women Conference on September 03, 2020. The event which is under the theme: “Changing the narrative: the impact of Covid-19 on women globally,” is expected to bring together renowned gender activists and lawyers under one turf. […]

UPSA law student drags NUGS president before Judicial Board over Congress suspension

A final year law student of the University of Professional Studies, Accra has sued the National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS) and its President, Isaac Jay Hyde, over a decision to suspend this year’s Congress. In a circular dated August 9, 2020, the Union said it would delay plans to organise this year’s Congress because […]