According to a report by Joy News examination questions of the ongoing promotion exams for teachers to various positions has allegedly leaked.
This exam is to ensure that the about 35,000 GES staff who applied for promotion every year through the process fairly, transparently and based on competence.
Questions for the examinations set by the Ghana Education Service (GES) as well as the answers are said to have leaked hours to the examinations.
Richard Kwadwo Nyarko (Joynews’ Central Regional Correspondent) is alleged to have intercepted some of the questions hours before the examination.
According to him, all the 75 multiple choice questions and their answers for the Assistant Director II position was leaked.
Those writing include teachers who are in Superintendent, Principal Superintendent, Assistant Director I and II as well as the Deputy Director positions.
Another paper that leaked was for the position of Deputy Director. This exam was scheduled to take place at midday on Friday, but the questions and answers had leaked 24 hours earlier.
Enquires from officers at the Institute of Educational Planning at the University of Cape Coast has expressed utter shock as to how the papers leaked and have vowed to investigate all allegations.