Kwaku Asante

Kwaku is a journalist and a political analyst with loads of interest in international politics as well as local politics. Kwaku manages his personal blog at www.kwakuasanteblog.wordpress.com and also a broadcaster and producer with University of Ghana campus based based Radio Univers 105.7. Hit him up with whatever newsworthy item via boasante006@st.ug.edu.gh or 0261448864.

Author Archives: Kwaku Asante

VC’s Green Project C’tee To Meet Students To Share Ideas On Green Campus Project

The Vice Chancellor of the University of Ghana, Professor Ebenezer Oduro Owusu’s Green Project’s planting subcommittee will be meeting Student’s Green Campus Project subcommittee as well as other student leaders and other interested students in furtherance of his Green Campus Project launched last academic year. The meeting which is scheduled for Monday December 11th at the Conference Room… Read More »

Legal Advisor Appointment Unconstitutional, Committee Heads To Be Retroactively Approved – UG SRC Appeals Board

The Appeals Board of the University of Ghana Students’ Representative Council has declared the appointment of Mr. Jonathan Alua as SRC Legal Advisor unconstitutional. The Appeals Board held that Article 22(1) of the SRC constitution is not discriminatory but a constitutional limitation. Earlier this semester, the Judicial Board of the SRC presided over by Justice Leo Andoh Gyimah… Read More »

UG French Club Rebrands – Aims At Painting Legon In French

The French Club of the University of Ghana last week took its branding strategy to the ceiling when it launched it’s new logo and redirected its strategic plans to fit the new face of the club. The Club which is officially made up of students offering French in the University of Ghana converged at the Maison Francaise on… Read More »

#FeesMustFall Campaigners Meet Minister in Charge of Tertiary Education

Following petitions that may have led to the National Council for Tertiary Education directing that all public tertiary institutions maintain their fee charges for last academic year, the #FeesMustFall campaigners met with the Minister of State in Charge Tertiary Education Professor Kwasi Yankah about the fees. Professor Yankah advised the petitioners to be consistent with their campaign and… Read More »

University of Ghana Admission First Batch

The University of Ghana have released the first batch of admission of fresh men and women for the 2017/2018 academic year. Applicants can check from the link below if they were admitted. It is expected that the rest will be released soon as freshers are expected to report on Monday August 21. http://admission.ug.edu.gh/ugadmitted/ulistghlist.php More soon.

University of Ghana Shuttle Fares Reduced

The Students’ Representative Council of the University of Ghana has successfully negotiated a reduction in the fare for the shuttles that run on campus and have also succeeded in getting the operators of the service to schedule its services on weekends. In a communique signed by Vice President of the SRC Moses Baafi Acheampong and Secretary Janet Maame… Read More »

NDC Launches ‘Ghana Institute of Social Democracy’

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has on Thursday officially launched its institute of higher learning named the Ghana Institute of Social Democracy. The occasion was attended by former Chiefs of Staff, former ministers of state, Members of Parliament and a host of party supporters and sympathizers. The party its headquarters in Adabraka outlined the vision for the creation… Read More »

Pay Fees For Last Academic Year – UG SRC To Students

Following a directive from the National Council for Tertiary Education (NCTE) to Public Tertiary institutions to halt the implementation of fees for this academic year and charge that of last academic year, the Students’ Representative Council of the University of Ghana has directed all its students to follow same. The Council in a public statement released by the… Read More »

Abdallah Matin Declines Appointment As Deputy SRC PRO 

It has come to light that maverick and tough speaking student activist and one of the lead campaigners of the fees must fall movement and Commonwealth Hall resident Abdallah Matin  has declined an appointment offered to him by the president of the University of Ghana Students Representative Council to serve as Deputy Public Relations Officer of the council. … Read More »