The SRC Financial Secretary of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) for the 2023/2024 academic year, Kelvin Oheneku, has developed an innovative software application aimed at transforming the university’s shuttle system. The modern app, called MANGO, is designed to track the whereabouts of all shuttles on campus, helping students save time and energy. The app has garnered significant ...

Students at the Otumfuo Osei Tutu II Hostel at KNUST can finally breathe a sigh of relief. After years of enduring frequent power outages and disruptions to their studies, the Hostel has received a much-needed upgrade: a brand new 450KVA generator. This significant investment, funded entirely by the Hostel’s own internally generated funds, marks a major victory for the residents’ ...

The College of Health Sciences at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has bolstered the HEAL Komfo Anokye Project with a generous donation of GH₵ 125,000. This initiative aims to rejuvenate the 70-year-old Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH). In addition to the financial contribution, KNUST has pledged to provide specialized professional support from its Faculty of Built Environment. ...

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has confirmed that first-year students in senior high schools (SHS) for the 2024/25 academic year will commence classes on Friday, September 27. Both school heads and parents are advised to ensure their wards are fully prepared for the new academic term. According to a press statement issued by GES on Tuesday, July 16, the first-year ...

The Pro Vice-Chancellor of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Prof. Ellis Owusu-Dabo, has underscored the necessity for KNUST and the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) to deepen their collaboration. This initiative aims to innovate and address the significant gap in specialist healthcare services in the Ashanti Region. Prof. Owusu-Dabo highlighted the disparity between the Ashanti Region and ...

Founder and creative lead of Kwadwo Sheldon Studios, Bernard Kwadwo Amoafo, emphasized the importance of consistency for influencers during his speech at the Great Hall, KNUST. Speaking on online branding as part of KNUST’s E-Learning Week, Amoafo, known widely as Kwadwo Sheldon, highlighted that carving a niche identity, planning content for a targeted audience, and maintaining consistency are key to ...

A 19-member delegation from the Police Ladies Association (POLAS) of the Ghana Police Service in the Ashanti Region recently visited the Vice-Chancellor of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Professor (Mrs.) Rita Akosua Dickson, at the Council Chamber of the University. Led by Superintendent Mary Affanyi, the Manhyia Divisional Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) Commander, the delegation ...

In an ambitious effort to address high unemployment rates among graduates, the Career Services Centre at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) hosted an extensive career fair. The initiative aimed to bridge the gap between education and the job market, offering students valuable networking opportunities with leading employers. The fair allowed students to interact with top companies ...

The Vice-Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Professor Rita Akosua Dickson, has announced significant advancements in e-learning technology and pedagogical strategies at the university. Speaking at the third edition of KNUST E-Learning Awareness Week and the second E-Learning International Conference in Kumasi, Prof. Dickson highlighted the inauguration of the university’s first-ever virtual reality studios as ...

Arise to Connect Africa, a nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering sustainable social change in economically disadvantaged communities, has partnered with Gold Coast Medical Foundation, sponsored by Pepsodent and Orange Sanitary Pads. Together, they have initiated three impactful projects aimed at benefiting underserved schools, disadvantaged children, and marginalized communities in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. The program commenced on Tuesday, July ...