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Election 2020: NDC Promises Free Tertiary Education In 2020/2021 Academic Year

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The National Democratic Congress has promised to absorb all fees for SHS students who will be going to tertiary institutions in the 2020/2021 academic year.

As part of it’s campaign promise to get the votes of the electorates, the opposition NDC has come up with a new strategy that when vote into power will implement.

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has announced that when voted into power, the John Mahama-led government will absorb the full school fees of Ghanaian students who be admitted to tertiary institutions in the 2020/2021 academic year.

According to a statement signed by Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, the National Chairman of the NDC, the decision is in line with the recommendation of the Education Policy Group of the party and it will be incorporated in the People’s Manifesto.

The NDC also indicated that the new policy is termed “Fa Ninyinaa”.

NDC Fa Ninyinaa

“This policy is an enhancement of our commitment in the People’s Manifesto to absorb 50% of the school fees of all tertiary students for the 2020/2021 academic year through the ‘KYEMUPE’ policy, which will now apply to only continuing students in tertiary institutions in the country,” the NDC explained.

The NDC added that the Flagbearer of the Party, John Dramani Mahama will in “due course”, throw more light on the enhanced package for Ghanaian students who will be admitted to tertiary institutions next year.

Read the full press statement below.

NDC Free University Press Release

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Real Madrid Manager Zinedine Zidane Tests Positive For COVID-19

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More trouble for Real Madrid as News reaching us indicates, Manager, Zinedine Zidane has tested positive for COVID-19.

The Spanish club announced the unfortunate happening via an official statement on their website. He will now self isolate and will not be on the touchline for his side’s game against Alaves tomorrow.

Madrid crashed out of Copa del Ray just days ago and now trying to revive their league title ambition with a tricky matchday 17 tier. The French Man’s absence will be a massive blow for the league champions.

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Why I Prefer To Stay In Rented Apartments To My Own House : Dada Joe Remix Explains

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Nana Kojo Boateng , Ghanaian Millionaire popularly known as Dada Joe Remix has explained why he prefers staying in a rented apartment to staying in his own house.

He stated in a post on Snapchat that he has currently rented a penthouse where he pays $6,000 to $7,000 on a monthly basis.

And his reason for this decision is that the reality of paying monthly bills keeps him motivated to work harder.

But when he’s in his own house, there are no bills to be paid, so it’ll make him feel relaxed.

He wrote: “I left the comfort of my home to be in this pent house cux I wanted to be on my toes knowing how much monthly bills coming from this apartment 6K-7K$ that won’t let me sleep but I rather speed my system up and it’s working When am home there is no monthly bills, it’s just sleep sleep sleep or drive drive drive.

There is no bills as compared to this place. Kindly allow me to live my life the way I want it. Don’t be in my dm advising me. I have sense ”

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Profile Of Tsatsu Tsikata Lead Counsel For NDC Election Petition Hearing In Ghana

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His name alone sends shivers and cold into the spine of people who had have had an encounter with him. The famous Lawyer TSATSU TSIKATA born on 1st October 1950 hails from Keta. He was brought up in Adabraka, a suburb of Accra.

He is academically intelligent and has a tremendous educational background following his older brother Fui to school. He attended Additrom Preparatory School and then Mrs. Sam’s Preparatory School, a school also attended by the late President of Ghana Jerry Rawlings.

Mr. Tsikata was also promoted from year 2 to year 3 at Accra Newtown Experimental School, catching up with his older brother Fui.

At the age of 9, he won a United Africa Company (UAC) scholarship in 1960 to start his secondary education at Mfantsipim School.

On completion of his five-year course, he gained admission into the University of Ghana, Legon, at the age of 16, where he obtained an LL.B First Class degree at the age of 18 years. Only one other 18-year-old had completed a degree program at that time.

He then won a post-graduate scholarship from the University of Ghana to Oxford University where he again obtained first-class honors in Bachelor of Civil Law which is equivalent to a master’s degree at other British universities

Tsatsu Tsikata is one of seven siblings who was fathered by TSIKATA GODWIN KOKU-SRU(Former sales manager of UNITED AFRICA CORPORATION).

Mr. Tsatsu Tsikata is married to ESTHER COBBAH, who bared him 3 children, and he is known as a lover of cricket(sport).

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