Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Akufo-Addo Receives Doctorate Degree From University Of Cape Coast


University of Cape Coast (UCC) will on Saturday, May 29 confer an honorary doctorate degree on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.

Akufo-Addo will be decorated at the UCC Special Congregation.

Watch video: Actress names slayqueens who have allegedly slept with Akufo-Addo’s minister

The University informed the Presidency about the decision in a letter dated Friday, April 30, 2021.

On Monday, May 17, 2021 the Office of the President, acting through the Minister of Education wrote back to UCC and accepted the honor of Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Leadership (Honoris Causa) to be conferred on President Akufo-Addo.


This is the second time Ghana’s President has received recognition from top African universities.

In 2017, the University of Liberia conferred on Akufo-Addo an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters Degree Honoris Causa in International Law at its 98th Commencement Exercise.


The honorary degree was conferred on him by the Board of Trustees of the University of Liberia, and upon the recommendation of the President of the University, Professor Ophelia Weeks.

The citation read ‘In recognition of your substantive contribution to strengthening the Rule of Law in Ghana, and also in recognition of your substantive contributions in Liberia’s peace building process, coupled with your invaluable service to the Ghana State over the years, as a veritable patriot’.


Related Posts

Next Post

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

More Stories

Click here
More news. Join our WhatsApp group