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Works Begin on a Two-Storey Classroom Block at COLTEK

Construction works on a two-storey classroom block has begun at the College of Technology Education, Kumasi (COLTEK) of University of Education, Winneba (UEW) as a further effort towards creating space to accommodate the increasing number of students to the University.

The over GHC1.7 million project is scheduled for completion within eight months and would have capacity for 500 students at a seating with washrooms. The facility would be accessible to all persons with disability.

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Senior Staff Association of UEW Dissociates itself from Impeached Chairman

The Management Committee of the Senior Staff Association, University of Education, Winneba (Winneba, Kumasi, Mampong and Ajumako campuses) has distanced itself from their impeached Chairman, Mr. Kingsley Amoakwah, whose actions and comments they claim are not sanctioned by the Association. This was contained in a Press Release dated today, 26th July, 2019.

The Statement also revealed that the Chairman was impeached as a result of embezzlement of an amount of Thirty Four Thousand Eight Hundred Ghana Cedis (GH₵34,800.00).

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COLTEK, GSDI III Organise Maiden Workshop to Kick-start Implementation of MOU

Representatives of the College of Technology Education, Kumasi (COLTEK) and other relevant institutions including a Technical University and some Colleges of Education in Ghana have ended a two-week intensive trainer of trainers`workshop on School Management at COLTEK of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW).

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Press Release | Professor Augustine Uzoma Nwagbara Dismissed from UEW

  1. The University of Education Winneba wishes to inform the general public that it has taken a very serious view of the video circulating on social media, involving Prof. Augustine Uzoma Nwagbara.
  1. Augustine Uzoma Nwagbara, a Professor of English Language, has been on sabbatical at the Department of Applied Linguistics since October, 2018.
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“Grant us very Handsome Financial Clearance”, UEW Appeals to Government

The Governing Council of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) has appealed to government to grant the University “a very handsome financial clearance” so it can augment its teaching and non-teaching staff strength for the effective and efficient delivery of its mandate.

The appeal follows additional responsibility that the government has recently given UEW by affiliating 15 Colleges of Education to the University to mentor and help in their continuous professional and infrastructural development and governance.

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“Focus More on Good Things Happening at UEW” – Chairman of Governing Council Appeals to Media

Chairman of the Governing Council of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW), Prof. Emmanuel Nicholas Abakah has made a passionate appeal to all media organisations in the country to demonstrate commitment towards the peace and development of UEW by projecting the many good things happening in the University.

Oftentimes, he noted that the media concentrate on news items that are slanted to give UEW bad publicity and by so doing, paint the University black in the eyes and minds of the good people of Ghana and abroad.

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UEW Launches 2019-2023 Corporate Strategic Plan at COLTEK

The University of Education, Winneba (UEW) has launched its fourth 5-year (2019-2023) Corporate Strategic Plan (CSP) that would facilitate the successful execution of its core mandate as the foremost teacher training university in Ghana.

The 73-page document, launched at the Kumasi campus of the University on April 24, 2019 captures the University’s plan under seven crucial themes with respective clear-cut objectives and strategies.

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MPs, CEOs, others speak at COLTEK GRASAG Entrepreneurship Seminar

The College of Technology Education, Kumasi (COLTEK) of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) played host to two Members of Parliament (MPs) and the Chief Executive Officer of the National Entrepreneurship and Innovation Plan (NEIP). They were at the College at the invitation of the COLTEK branch of the Graduate Students’ Association of Ghana (GRASAG) as the principal speakers for the Association’s two-day Entrepreneurship Seminar.

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