News & Events
SRC Women’s Commission Opens Food Bank for the Needy
To eradicate hunger and ensure access to food by every needy student on campus, the Women’s Commission of the Student Representative Council (SRC) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has opened a food bank at the Osei Tutu II Hostel.
GRASAG KNUST Unveils New Toyota Coaster Bus
The Executive body of the Graduate Students’ Association of Ghana (GRASAG) of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has procured a brand-new Toyota Coaster 33-seater bus at the cost of GH₵459,000 from its Internally Generated Fund (IGF).
Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences holds 4th White Coat Ceremony
The Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (FPPS) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has held its 4th White Coat Ceremony on the theme: “The Pharm D Pharmacist and Pharmacovigilance in a Digital Age”.
GAUA Urges Government to Include Teachers in Stakeholder Engagements in Education
The Ghana Association of University Administrators (GAUA) has called on government to continually engage with all stakeholders in education, especially teachers, to identify their challenges and concerns and jointly develop strategies and interventions to address them. This call was contained in a press release signed by the National President of GAUA, Mr. Kwame Yeboah Jr.
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