CHLS-UCC presents supplies to Communicable Disease Prison, Ankaful

The College of Humanities and Legal Studies (CHLS) of University of Cape Coast (UCC) has made a donation to the Communicable Disease Prison (CDP), Ankaful in Cape Coast.

The gesture formed part of scheduled activities commemorating the sixtieth (60th) anniversary celebration of the University.

Items donated to the inmates included toiletries, bags of rice, gari, beans and oranges. There were also gallons of vegetable and red cooking oil, boxes of spaghetti as well as bags of water.

Vice-Chancellor inspects progress of CoDE project at Agona Nyakrom

The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Johnson Nyarko Boampong, has inspected ongoing works at the University of Cape Coast's (UCC) College of Distance Education (CoDE) Conference and Resource Centre located at Agona Nyakrom in the Central Region. The visit was to ascertain the progress of work.


Vanguard Assurance Company Limited, an insurance company, has donated a Lube Bay to the Transport Section of University of Cape Coast (UCC). This brings to two the number of Lube Bays the Insurance Company has donated to UCC. 

Inaugurating the Lube Bay, the Pro Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Mrs. Rosemond Boohene, expressed gratitude to Vanguard Assurance Company for the generous donation. She urged beneficiaries to take good care of the Lube bay. 

A new Centre for Computational Thinking (CCT) has been inaugurated at the University of Cape Coast (UCC).

 The Centre, adjacent Lecture Theatre (LT) 13, First floor, was set up with assistance from the UCC Alumni Association of North America and Shodor, USA, in collaboration with the Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program (CADFP) and administered by the Institute of International Education (IIE).

The General Manager of the Venture Capital Trust Fund (VCTF), Ms Hamdiya Ismaila

The General Manager of the Venture Capital Trust Fund (VCTF), Ms Hamdiya Ismaila, has called for a strong partnership between academia and industry to drive Ghana’s economic growth.


 According to her, such collaboration would enable universities get funding from industry, whereas industry gets the needed research from universities.

UCC student nurse digitizes medical records of Mankessim Health Centre

A student nurse of the School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Cape Coast (UCC), Mrs. Joana Awuah-Odum, has introduced an Electronic Health System at the Out-Patient Department of the Mankessim Health Centre in the Mfantseman Municipality of the Central Region.