Professor Johnson Nyarko Boampong at the University of Cape Coast (UCC) has been appointed as the Vice-Chancellor of the university.
Until his appointed Professor was the Provost of the College of Health and Allied Sciences.
He will take over from the incumbent Vice-Chancellor, Professor Joseph Ghartey Ampiah, whose term of office ends on July 31, 2020.
A notice signed by the Registrar of the University Council, John Kofi Nyan and dated June 17, 2020 said the decision was taken by the UCC Council at its Special Meeting held on Wednesday, June 17.
In addition to that, the Council has also appointed Mr Jeff Teye Emmanuel Onyame, who is currently the Director of Academic Affairs as the new Registrar of the university.
Mr Onyame’s appointment takes effect from August 1, 2020 and he would be taking over from Mr John Kofi Nyan whose term of office ends on July 31, 2020.