Nomination opens for UPSA 20 Most Outstanding Students Awards 2020

Nominations are now open for the UPSA 20 Most Outstanding Students Awards 2020. It starts from March 9 to April 3, 2020, and only students of the University of Professional Studies, Accra, are eligible to apply. Related: UPSANEWSROOM.COM LAUNCHES 20 MOST OUTSTANDING STUDENTS AWARDS The categories include; Student of the Year (both male and female), […]

UPSANEWSROOM.com launches 20 Most Outstanding Students Awards

Ghana’s authoritative online students’ news portal, UPSANEWSROOM.com is pleased to announce the launch of the 20 Most Outstanding Students Awards (MOSA 20-20). The award has been designed for students of the University of Professional Studies, Accra who have distinguished themselves in the fields of politics and governance, media, education, banking and finance, science and technology, […]

Vacancy: UPSA NEWSROOM Recruiting student reporters

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

Mahama’s corruption advisor, Daniel Batidam dies

Anti-corruption campaigner and former Corruption advisor to ex-president John Mahama, Daniel Batidam, has died. He died on Wednesday, January 1, 2020, at Mampong in the Eastern Region after a short ailment, UPSANEWSROOM.com has gathered. Mr Batidam was formerly the Executive Director of the Ghana Integrity Initiative (GII) before his appointment by the ex-president. UPSANEWSROOM.com has learnt […]

Sunday fire destroys 7 vehicles at Osu

About seven vehicles have been destroyed when a mechanic shop at Osu in Accra was engulfed in fire.  The fire also tore through three rooms in an adjoining residential building and destroyed a nearby motorbike. It is not clear what and how the fire had started but eyewitnesses who spoke to UPSANEWSROOM.com believe it was […]

Technical University lecturers back on strike over December ‘allawa’

Lecturers of Technical Universities across the country have renewed their strike weeks after calling it off. The earlier strike, which affected the academic calendar of Technical Universities, was motivated by the failure of the government to migrate the lecturers onto the public universities’ salary structure. But the current strike has been triggered by the non-payment […]

‘You have up to January 1st to pay us else…’ – Road contractors to gov’t

The Ghana Chamber of Construction Industry has told the government to settle debts owed its members else face its wrath in 2020. Chief Executive Officer of the Chamber, Cherry Emmanuel, said the government has up to January 1, 2020, to pay the money. The government owes some contractors for road projects carried out across the […]

Mahama launches blistering attack on Akufo-Addo over ‘obese’ gov’t, failed policies

John Dramani Mahama has launched a stinging attack on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, accusing him of unleashing untold hardship on Ghanaians. The ex-president and presidential candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) suggested the president is increasing the size of his government while telling Ghanaians to brace up for the worst. “You can’t be […]