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UG suspends lectures due to COVID-19 on campus

The University of Ghana (UG) has suspended lectures on all its campuses, including clinicals and practicals with immediate effect due to an imported...

UG suspends lecturers at the centre of BBC’s documentary

The Management of the University of Ghana has announced the suspension of two of its lecturers at the centre of the BBC’s “Sex...

UG engages stakeholders on use of biochar

The University of Ghana (UG) has held a day's engagement workshop with farmer groups in Northern Ghana to ensure sustainable adoption and use...

Yamson advocates for constitutional amendment to ensure continuity of projects

Dr Ishmael Yamson, former Chairman, University of Ghana (UG) Council, has called for a constitutional amendment to ensure continuity of development projects by...

Gyimah wins gold at the 2020 GUSA Games

Ebenezer Gyimah of the University of Ghana (UG) grabbed gold in the high jump (men category) and set a new...

Access Bank MD Advises New Graduates To “Have A Plan For Future”

The Managing Director of Access Bank Ghana, a leading African bank, Mr. Olumide Olatunji has encouraged new graduates at the Colleges of the Health...
University Challenge

UG and Ho Technical University Emerge Winners of NCCE Civic Quiz

The University of Ghana (UG) and the Ho Technical University have emerged winners in the first phase of the University Civic Challenge organised by...
Ug Campus Indomie

Indomie Campus Invasion Hits University of Ghana

Students of University of Ghana (Legon Campus) were thrilled with fun events when the Indomie Campus Invasion took center stage last Saturday. Under the campaign...
ABL rewards best Food Process Engineering student from University of Ghana

Student of UG Receives Award as Best Food Process Engineer

Accra Brewery Limited (ABL) has rewarded Ms. Laudia Anokye-Bempah for emerging as the best graduating student of the Food Process Engineering Department of the...

UDS whips UCC, UG in soccer

The women’s football team of the University for Development Studies (UDS) put up a thrilling performance in the ongoing eighth edition of Ghana University...

President Akufo-Addo launches UG’s US$100 million endowment fund

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo on Monday launched a 100 million dollar endowment fund for the University of Ghana (UG) to enable the...
Prof Samuel Kwame Offei (3rd on front row) in group photo with dignitaries and participants

University of Ghana to restructure programmes to meet industry needs

The University of Ghana (UG) has announced a shift towards align aligning its programmes to the real needs of industry. Professor Samuel Kwame Offei, the...
Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA)

GRA sensitises UG and UPSA students on Tax compliance policy

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has organised a day’s symposium for students of the University of Professional Studies and University of Ghana, Legon, to...
UG Poverty

Minister Commends UG for Well-Being Project

Alhaji Boniface Abubakar Saddique, the Minister of Inner City and Zongo Development, has hailed the University of Ghana (UG) for initiating the Ghana-Well-Being Project...

UG Alumni commissions GH¢450k mothers’ wing facility

The 20 to 25 bed facility consists of five rooms, kitchen, television room, restroom and also room for single men whose children are on...

WACCI to construct Phd complex

A statement issued by the Centre and copied to the Ghana News Agency on Friday, said the new facility, estimated to cost about $...

UG Narrows Gender Gap In Access To Higher Education

Professor Ebenezer Oduro Owusu, the Vice Chancellor of the University, said at the beginning of the 2016/2017 Academic Year, for the main campus, Accra...

Prof. Kwame Offei Calls For Review Of Africa’s Educational System

Prof Offei, was speaking in Accra at a two-day international symposium for Harmonisation Initiative and Third General Meeting of the Turning Joint Africa-European Union...
University of Ghana students

UoG students commence Limerick scholarship programmes

The scholarships follow from the ground breaking MOU signed last year between the two educational institutions; the first between an Irish and Ghanaian university. The...
Professor Ernest Aryeetey (middle) in a group photo with other dignitaries at the congregation

Professor Aryeetey says good-bye to UG

“To the Chancellor, the Chairman and members of the University Council, management, officers of the University, staff, successive student leaders and other stakeholders of...

UG: WACCI topped graduation list with 7 PhDs

Of the 29 PhDs awarded at the University’s College of Basic and Applied Sciences congregation held at the weekend in Accra; seven were from...
sports stadium in Cape Coast

Kumasi Hosts UBaSSA Games

Professor William Otoo Ellis, Vice-Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), said this was critical to providing adequate access to...
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UG college of education outdoors its strategic Plan

It would aid in the achievement of its vision to become a world-class research -oriented college. The Strategic Plan is expected to guide the...
Professor Eric Yirenkyi Danquah (middle) in a group photo with dignitaries and participants at the workshop

USAID Agricultural Policy Support Project Workshop Held

The Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) in collaboration with the USAID, the Iowa State University (ISU) and WACCI held the workshop as part...
Ms Hannah Serwaa Tetteh (right) being assisted by Mr Francois Pujolas to cut the tape to open the exhibition at the Pre-Conference of Parties 21 (COP21) climate change festival in Accra.

Developing countries urged to prioritize climate change mitigation

She said due to the impact of climate change, rainfall patterns had changed, resulting in low crop yields; stating that the Akosombo Dam in...
Prof. Ernest Aryeetey, Legon VC

Public sector job ban puts pressure on UG staff

Prof Aryeetey said the decision has affected academic work at the University, as retired employees cannot be replaced until the ban is lifted. Delivering a...

Government alone cannot fund research – Professor Mahama

He said the Fund allocation should be channelled through science and engineering, health sciences and social and humanities councils. Prof Duwiejua, who made the request...
shows Vice Chancellor of the School, Prof Ernest Aryeetey, Communication Minister, Dr Omane Boamah who grace the ceremony and the council Chairman Dr Samuel K.Date-Bah poses for a picture

UG’s 10-year strategic plan ready for launch

The University of Ghana says it has finalised plans to launch a 10-year Strategic Plan for 2014 to 2024 before the end of the...
Co-operative Credit Union Limited

UG Credit Union growing from strength to strength

Mr Fidelis Bazaanah, General Manager of the Co-operative Credit Union Limited in Ghana, on Thursday adjudged the University of Ghana Co-operative Credit Union as...

University of Ghana admits 14,883 students

Vice Chancellor of the University of Ghana (UG), Professor Ernest Aryeetey says the University managed to admit 14,883 students out 37,326 applications received for...