Government is Committed to Ensuring Parity in UEW – Effutu MP

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Effutu Constituency, Honourable Alexander Afenyo-Markin has reiterated Government’s commitment to ensure parity in the University of Education, Winneba (UEW).  

He said the Akufo-Addo led Government would not fold its arms and watch things deteriorate at the leading Teacher Education University in Ghana.

The Effutu MP, Hon. Afenyo-Markin flanked by Effutu MCE, Hon. J. B. Ninson (left) and Omanhene of Effutu, Neenyi Ghartey VII

The MP said this today, 17th August, 2018 at UEW during an interaction between Management of the University and Representatives of the Effutu Community.

Honourable Afenyo-Markin hinted that Government has plans to support UEW in infrastructural development to increase students’ intake.​

The occasion also witnessed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen the partnership between the two parties.

Hon. Alexander Afenyo-Markin signing the MoU

“Ag. Vice-Chancellor, Rev. Fr. Prof. Anthony Afful-Broni, let me thank you especially for this commitment and symbolic undertaking. We are very grateful to you for your immense support that has resulted in the signing of this MoU. I must assure you that Effutuman will always count on you and we believe that God will help you and your cohorts to be successful in all your endeavours.


Ag. Vice-Chancellor of UEW signing the MoU

 “We are hoping and praying that students’ population will increase massively for everyone to attest to the fact that UEW went through a great transformation during your tenure as Ag. Vice-Chancellor. It is a big responsibility that you have taken upon yourself; we shall engage you always in our quest for infrastructural development in this University.” The MP said to the Ag. Vice-Chancellor.

Omanhene of Effutu, Neenyi Ghartey VII signing the MoU

The MP eventually thanked everyone and asked for the blessings of God on Effutuman for their cooperation and unification towards the success of the collaboration.

Effutu MCE, Hon. J. B. Ninson signing the MoU

Exchange of the signed MoU between the Ag. Vice-Chancellor and the Omanhene of Effutu

The programme was chaired by the Ag. Vice-Chancellor, Rev. Fr. Prof. Anthony Afful-Broni and moderated by the Registrar, Surv. Paul Osei-Barima Esq. Also, in attendance were the Omanhene of Effutu, Neenyi Ghartey VII and his Entourage; the Municipal Chief Executive, Honourable John B. Ninson; Deans, Directors and others.

A cross-section of the Omanhene's Entourage

Some Deans, Directors and Senior Members from UEW