News & Events
Faculty Member Calls on EOCO to Establish an Accounting Oversight Board
Dr. Kingsley Opoku Appiah, a Senior Lecturer of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) School of Business (KSB) has suggested the establishment of a Public Companies Accounting Oversight Board by the Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO) to verify the work of auditors of the Bank of Ghana (BoG) Supervision Department.
University Choir Marks 55th Anniversary
The University Choir- KNUST marked its 55th Anniversary dubbed Paean Cogitation on Saturday, 13th October, 2018. The anniversary which was under the theme ‘Celebrating 55 years of God’s Faithful Love’ also saw the launch of its second album titled ‘Whispers of Glory’. The first album of the University Choir ‘Wonderful Love’ was launched in 2009.
Dr. Opoku Appiah calls for Independent Boards for Banks
Dr. Kingsley Opoku Appiah, a Senior Lecturer at the KSB of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has reiterated the call by the Bank of Ghana (BoG) for independent boards for banks in the country to ensure the growth and sustenance of the banking sector.
Experts Advocate for Solar Energy Usage
The Provost of the College of Engineering (CoE) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Professor Mark Adom-Asamoah, has called on leaders of the country and the university management to adopt the use of solar energy in order to reduce the huge cost of energy consumption.
Research & Innovation
Rapid, simple, inexpensive high-throughput antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) in natural product drug discovery and tackling antibiotic resistance in global infectious diseases.
Current evidence of increasing failure to antimicrobial therapy due to drug resistance may be leading us potentially into a post-antibiotic era, and thus threaten the advances made in medicine (Carlet et al., 2012). The worldwide surge in resistant bacteria and the paradoxical downward trend in the development of new antibiotics simultaneously have serious implications.Read more