Dr Abdul Basit writes: Ghanaian citizenship, voter registration and vouching

Dear Reader, if you are obsessed with getting the fine details of Ghanaian citizenship rules right, you really have a daunting task. To determine who is a Ghanaian citizen is not a walk in the park but a complex legal process involving a blend of our legal history, social and biographical facts about you, your parents, grandparents or […]

‘You can’t erase my legacy’ – Prof Ernest Aryeetey tells critics

A former Vice Chancellor of the University of Ghana says his legacy dotted in the school cannot be erased by anybody. Professor Ernest Aryeetey says his achievements are there for everyone to see despite some vile attempts to paint him as corrupt and a bad administrator. The former university administrator had raised the issue about […]

UG pulls out of crucial e-learning discussion on Joy News

The University of Ghana has pulled out of a TV debate on the impact the Covid-19 pandemic has had on education. UG Pro Vice-Chancellor, Professor Nana Aba A. Amfo was billed to join three other Vice-Chancellors from different schools but she has pulled out of the discussion, Joy News’ Emefa Apawu disclosed this during the […]

UPSA, two others named as Ghana’s top three universities in 2020

The University of Professional Studies, Accra is one of Ghana’s top three universities in 2020. The school was named alongside the University of Ghana and Ashesi University College. The revelation was made in the 2020 Global Times Higher Education (THE) University Impact Rankings. The Times Higher Education Impact Rankings assesses universities in line with the […]

UG resumes operation after lockdown lifting, introduces compulsory nose masks for workers

The University of Ghana has introduced a compulsory face mask-wearing for “all employees” effective Tuesday. “All employees are required to wear face masks at work,” a statement signed by the Registrar, Mercy Haizel-Ashia and sighted by UPSANEWSROOM.com read. The Registrar has directed the various units of the school to “use petty cash to buy hand […]

UG Psychologist beats the odds to educate taxi, trotro drivers about COVID-19

As the coronavirus hot spots in Ghana grow, a Psychologist at the University of Ghana has teamed up with her colleagues to take coronavirus education to taxi and trotro drivers. Dr Annabella Osei-Tutu and her colleagues are teaching the drivers about ways they can protect themselves from the disease. Speaking in an exclusive interview with […]

BREAKING: UG suspends lectures, Interim Assessments over coronavirus outbreak

The University of Ghana, Legon has suspended lectures following the coronavirus outbreak. In a statement copied the media Sunday, the school said all lectures have been cancelled “until further notice. Ghana has recorded six cases of coronavirus infection since last Thursday when two cases were announced to the public.

UPSA takes on UG, others at 26th Gusa Games which starts today

The 26th Ghana Universities Sports Association (GUSA) Games kicks off today on the campus of the University of Ghana (UG). The much-anticipated Games dubbed Legon 2020 will end on 19th January 2020. The Games are under the distinguished patronage of Professor Ebenezer Oduro Owusu, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ghana. The Game is themed “Integrating Sport into Academia for Youth […]