KNUST: Dr. Otchere Addai-Mensah Appointed as New Vice Dean Of Students

Popular Stories

Mortuary Man’s First Day At Work, See What Happened (VIDEO)

A viral footage that popped online captured the moment a newly employed mortuary man embarked on his first day at work.His co-workers...

Take a cup of this juice every morning if you have any of these diseases |

Moringa oleifera is a medicinal plant that has been hailed for its health benefits for thousands of years. It is very nutritious and beneficial...

You Are Slowly Damaging Your Liver When Doing These 7 Things

These pieces of the body are: the cerebrum, heart, kidney and the liver, just to make reference to yet few. For the...

Do these whenever cobwebs trap your face |

Cobwebs are sometimes used in the realms of the spirit to destroy destinies, or to carry out a demonic agenda. Cobwebs had trap the...
Christopher Sam
Christopher Sam is a web designer, developer and has advanced knowledge in Search Engine Optimization, Responsive Website Design, Emails Marketing, BULK SMS Messaging, Schema Markup and a certified Google Trainer. He is a creator and editor at, an online digital platform focusing on Credible and Timely news and in Ghana.
- Advertisement -

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technlogy (KNUST) has appointed Dr. Otchere Addai-Mensah (PhD, MD, MSc.) as Vice Dean of Students.
He was appointed on Friday, 8th February, 2019.
His appointment comes few weeks after the substantive Dean of Student, Prof. William Gariba resigned from his position following several calls on him to vacate his position after recent impasse that occurred in KNUST.
The Vice Dean, Professor Wilson Agyare has since been acting in his stead.
Until his appointment, Dr. Otchere Addai-Mensah was the Head of Medical Diagnostics Department at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).

READ ALSO:  BE CONCERNED: Regression Of Political Commitment; KNUST Falls Victim Inconsolably

He is the immediate past Dean of the Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University Of Science and Technology.
Dr. Otchere”s main research area is Malariology. He also does research in Diagnostics, Haematology, Transfusion Science, Public Health and Immunoepidemiology of Infectious diseases.
His most recent publication is: ‘Regular Antenatal Attendance and Education Influence the Uptake of Intermittent Preventive Treatment of Malaria in Pregnancy: A Cross-Sectional Study at the University Hospital, Kumasi, Ghana.’
Dr. Otchere is currently the host of a flagship talk show on Pure 99.7 FM in Kumasi.
He will be the Vice Dean to the acting Dean of Students, Prof. Wilson Agyare who is expected to be made the substantive Dean of Students by August 2019.

READ ALSO:  Fixtures As GUSA Games Begins Today In Tamale; Which University Becomes Champion

About KNUST Dean of Students
Established in the year 1997, the Office of the Dean of Students act as loco parentis to students with the mission to assist students to understand how the university operates at both the social and academic levels.
The office provides the following services : Freshmen Orientation, International Students affairs, Faculty Visitations, General counselling Services, Students guidance, Students Housing Issues, Students Conduct and Disciplinary issues, Mediation among others.
Source: Essienlive

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

More articles

Latest article

Kennedy Agyapong pleads not guilty to contempt charge

The Assin Central Member of Parliament, Kennedy Agyapong has pleaded not guilty to the charge of contempt of the High Court. Presiding judge,...

Basic schools and SHSs in Bono, Ahafo regions benefit from 3rd phase of disinfection exercise

In preparation to receive form 2 students of both basic and Senior High Schools (SHS) next month, the Ministry of Education (MoE), in...

‘Give me four more years for creating Western North Region’

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has asked residents of the Western North Region to vote massively for him and the New Patriotic Party...

‘Exercise caution’ – Police advise travellers to V/R after road blockade by secessionists

The Ghana Police Service has urged persons travelling from Accra to Ho, Aveyime, Adidome, Mepe, Akuse, Sogakope, and Aflao to be cautious on...

New Pension Act must cover all public sector workers

The Trades Union Congress (TUC) has called on the government to consider the inclusion of all public sector workers to enjoy tier two...