Ghana Hostels Limited has increased the hostel prices for the African Union Hall, popularly known as Pentagon Hostel for the 2020/2021 academic year.
The increment was made known to the residents of the hall on Tuesday, July 28, 2020.
A statement signed by the Vice Presidential Aspirant of the hall, Doreen Akorfa Ameonu highlighted that the increment was made for the “maintenance and benefits of students to ensure that the needs of the students and residents of the hall are catered for since the negative impact of the COVID-19 situation has had a toll on the economic system in the country”
Facility Manager of the hall, Mr. Amos Laari further indicated that in order to serve the students and residents better, the prices needed to be increased.
The Vice Presidential Aspirant of the hall however encouraged students that “more conversations will be held to address the pleas of students”.
Full statement below
The Pentagon Hostels are one of the most popular hostels found at the Northern stretch of the University of Ghana campus and comprises 3 main blocks, namely Block A, B, and C.
Each block has a capacity of about 1600 students .
If you want to book a room in Pent for the 2020/2021 academic year, then the Pentagon Hostel fees list below should guide you.
The rates are divided into 2 main areas, one for Ghanaian students and the other for International Students.
For the 2020/2021 academic year, Management of the Ghana Hostels Limited in the University of Ghana is charging students between GHS 2,812. and GHS 13,882. for a year’s stay at Pentagon for Ghanaian students.
Full list below
Story by: Kelly Adjetey Boye | universnewsroom.com