Rev. Fr. Prof. Anthony Afful-Broni has been invested and inducted as fourth Vice-Chancellor of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) at the Jophus Anamuah-Mensah Conference Centre, North Campus, Winneba.
The fourth Vice-Chancellor, Rev. Fr. Prof. Anthony Afful-Broni being invested
The event which took place today, Monday, 17th September, 2018 was spiced with colourful musical and cultural displays by the School of Creative Arts of the UEW.
The New Vice-Chancellor expressing appreciation
The Special Guest of Honour for the occasion was the President of the Republic of Ghana, His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.
The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, conferring with the Minister for Education, Honourable Matthew Opoku Prempeh
Among high profile dignitaries who graced the ceremony included the Minister of Education, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh; Archbishop of Cape Coast, Archbishop Gabriel Charles Palmer-Buckle; Central Regional Minister, Honourable Kwamena Duncan; Member of Parliament (MP) for Effutu Constituency, Honourable Alex Afenyo-Markin; MP for Assin Central, Honourable Kennedy Ohene Agyapong; Gender Minister Designate & MP for Agona West, Honourable Cynthia Morrison; Municipal Chief Executive for Effutu, Mr. John B. Ninson and Central Regional Police Commander, DCOP Paul M. Awini.
The Vice-Chancellor of UEW delivering his address after the being invested
Also in attendance were the Chairman of the Governing Council of UEW, Prof. Nicholas Abekah; Acting Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Prof. James Kagya-Agyemang; Registrar, Surv. Paul Osei-Barima Esq.; University Librarian, Mr. Viscount B. Buer; Acting Finance Officer, Mr. Bruno B. Chirani; Acting Internal Auditor, Mr. Godwill Andoh-Mensah; former Vice-Chancellors of UEW; Vice-Chancellors of Sister Universities; Nananom of Effutu and Ajumako Traditional Councils and others.
A Group photo after the Ceremony
Members of Convocation
Rev. Fr. Prof. Anthony Afful-Broni (Left), Honourable Alexander Afenyo-Markin, MP of Effutu Constituency, (Middle) and Archbishop Gabriel Charles Palmer-Buckle, Archbishop of Cape Coast Diocese (right)
President Akufo-Addo Acknowledging cheers from the teeming crowd
Honourable Kennedy Agyapong, MP for Assin Central, congratulating the new VC
More to follow soon….