Prof. Afful-Broni inducted as new UEW VC despite fuming controversy

By Clement Edward Kumsah
Prof. Afful-Broni

Prof. Afful-Broni has been inducted into office as the new Vice Chancellor of the University of Education, Winneba, irrespective of the controversy surrounding his appointment.

Prof. Afful-Broni was the Pro-Vice-Chancellor position of the UEW before acting as the Vice Chancellor.

In his address, Prof. Afful-Broni said he was going to work to increase the University’s student population to over 70,000 by the next academic year.

He added that the University under his tenure will see a new phase in leadership, infrastructure, and a better relationship between the University and the traditional area.

In attendance President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo, Nenyi Ghartey, the Omanhen of the Efutu Traditional Area, Rev. Palmer-Buckle, the Central Regional Minister, Kwamena Duncan and other dignitaries.

However, before the induction ceremony, Professor Raymond Atuguba said the process was illegal.

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