Author Dinah Larbi to appear on Accra Book Fest’s #CatchUpAfrica

The Accra International Book Festival will be hosting author and Lady Deacon Dinah Nyarkoah Larbie on #CatchUpAfrica.  The event scheduled for Saturday, January 16, 2021, at 1 PM on video-conferencing platform ZOOM, will afford the author the opportunity to discuss her writing journey and passion.   She will also read some chapters of her latest book […]

Vacancy: UPSA NEWSROOM recruiting student reporters

Your authoritative student online news portal, UPSANEWSROOM.com is recruiting student reporters from the University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA), University of Ghana, Legon (UG), the Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ), and the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) who have a passion for news reporting. A total of 10 people will be recruited and trained […]

UPSA set to appoint student volunteers as Covid-19 Ambassadors

The University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) will be appointing some students as Covid-19 Ambassadors in a bid to ensure strict adherence to the safety protocols, A Memo has revealed. In the Memo dated January 4, 2021, and sighted by UPSANEWSROOM.com, the tenure of the Covid-19 Ambassadors is one year. “To complement efforts aimed at […]

It was bad – UPSA students thrash virtual platform, urge improvement

Some students at the University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) are calling for the improvement of its e-learning platform as lectures begin for the 2020/2021 academic year. Speaking to UPSANEWSROOM.com‘s Boamah Venessa Oduma, Thursday, the students said their experience with the platform was “just bad.” Derrick Datsomor, a level 300 Accounting student said although it […]

Photos: UPSA campus turns ‘ghost town’ 4 days after reopening

The University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) reopened on January 11, 2021, after announcing a shift system for its face-to-face lectures. According to the plan, Levels 100 and 400 students will spend six weeks of face-to-face lectures and later spend the next six weeks learning on the schools virtual platform. Also, the Levels 200 and […]

‘Haven’t you made mistakes before?’ – Supreme Court permits Mahama’s mistakes correction

The Supreme Court of Ghana has granted an application filed by the 2020 Presidential Candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to correct some errors contained in his Election Petition. UPSANEWSROOM.com‘s Court correspondent has reported that the apex court has granted leave for the petitioner to amend mistakes on the face of his petition challenging […]

Trump impeached for ‘inciting’ US Capitol riot

Donald Trump has become the first president in US history to be impeached twice, after being charged with “incitement of insurrection” over last week’s deadly storming of Congress. The House of Representatives accused Mr Trump of encouraging violence with his false claims of election fraud. He now faces trial in the upper chamber, the Senate, […]

TEWU on indefinite strike over poor conditions of service

The Teachers and Educational Workers Union (TEWU) has declared an indefinite strike over “poor conditions of service.” The Union says it has been negotiating with the Fair Wages and Salaries Commission since June 2019 on the possibility of reviewing the condition of service for its members but there has not been progress. The Conditions of […]