New UG Vice-Chancellor Pays Courtesy Call on Otumfuo
The new Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ghana, Prof. Nana Aba Appiah Amfo, has paid a courtesy call on the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, at the Manhyia Palace.
The purpose of the visit was to officially introduce herself to the Asantehene following her appointment and induction as the first female Vice-Chancellor of the premier university in Ghana. Prof. Amfo sought Otumfuo’s support to ensure a successful tenure.
The visit also offered them an opportunity to have discussions on the establishment of the Kumasi City Campus of the University of Ghana. Prof. Amfo also solicited the support of the Asantehene in averting encroachment on the University’s land at Amakom.
The Vice-Chancellor was accompanied by the Acting Provost of the College of Education (COE), Prof. Martin Oteng-Ababio; Chair of the City Campus Implementation Committee, Prof. Charity Akotia; the Acting Principal, Kumasi City Campus, Prof. Edward Nketia-Amponsah; a Member of the City Campus Implementation Committee, Dr. Jemima Anderson; College Finance Officer (COE), Mr. Michael Owusu-Ansah and Senior Assistant Registrar at the Office of the Vice-Chancellor, Mrs. Arhizah Blay-Abiti.