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The Public Relations Officer of the Cape Coast Metropolitan Assembly, Mr. Richmond Yeboah says the decongestion exercise the assembly is embarking on at the Abura and Kotokuraba markets is about 80 percent complete.

He notes the taskforce charged to carry out the exercise has been very effective and efficient bringing to realization the aim of the exercise in the afore mentioned areas.

Professor Devalerie NYM Botchwey of the history department of the University of Cape Coast has challenged the concept that Africans must dispel ways adopted from the colonial order emphasizing that a total return to African culture and ideals is impossible.

“We must understand that colonialism is still very much alive and it is called neo-colonialism” he noted.

Professor Botchwey explains that the advancement of Africans can be realized in a form of a dialectic where syntheses could be drawn from careful consideration of both old ways of the African and the new ways of adaption of colonial culture.

The Centre for International Education of the University of Cape Coast, has held an end of year dinner and awards night at the Elmina Beach Resort for all international students of the university.

The annual event was held to recognize and appreciate hard working students and to bid farewell to final year students of the Centre.

Speaking to ATL FM News, the Dean of the Centre for International Education, Prof Rosemond Boohene said the dinner and awards night is an avenue to motivate and attract more international students to the university.

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Dean of the Centre for International Education, Prof Rosemond Boohene

The Dean of the School of Graduate Studies of the University of Cape Coast Professor Ernest Okorley has charged students leaders to make informed decisions that will promote the well-being of people they serve.

According to him, leaders should not just follow the crowd but must be able to critically examine issues before presenting them to the appropriate quarters for attention.

Dr. Mike Boakye Yiadom in a group photograph with the students

The Institute for Educational Planning and Administration of the University of Cape Coast has held a student research and innovation Expo 2018.

This year’s expo which is on the theme, "Innovation in Education for graduates who are called to lead" afforded graduate students of the institute to showcase their creative ideas as well as research findings in key strategic areas of their academic interest.

Some of the areas that were considered in the research were on the free senior high school and its implementation policies, security on UCC campus, and impact of IEPA alumni towards nation building among others.

Some renowned Journalists in the Central Region are encouraging the general public to openly volunteer information to enable journalists articulate concerns and views from the general public; rather than focusing primarily on championing the views and interests of people in positions of power.

The call was made during a special discussion programme on ATLFM to mark World Press Freedom Day on Thursday May 3, 2018. Mary Ama Bawa of ATL FM hosted Nana Boadu of Radio Central, Shirley Asiedu Addo Central Regional Senior reporter of Graphic Communications Group, David Yarboi - Tetteh Central Regional reporter of the Ghanaian Times, Samuel Nana Effah Obeng of Ocean One Television and Christian Baidoo of ATL FM News.

A senior lecturer at the Department of Classics and Philosophy, Mr. Jonathan Asante Otchere has been enstooled as the chief of Avilenu New Town and as one of the divisional chiefs of the Jomoro traditional area in the Western Region. Mr Asante Otchere who is a resource person on ATL FM now bears the stool name Nana Amoaka V.

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