Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ghana, Prof. Ebenezer Oduro Owusu has inaugurated the university’s Anti-Corruption Committee.
The Committee is modeled on the National Anti-Corruption Action Plan (NACAP)
The five-member Committee was inaugurated on Wednesday, June 2, 2021, at the Great Hall of the University.
Speaking at the ceremony, Prof. Ebenezer Oduro mentioned that the establishment of the Committee was in furtherance of other policy reforms for the efficient and prudent management of the University introduced since the beginning of the 2016/2017 academic year.
He also said that the Committee has the responsibility of addressing corruption issues pertaining to the University community.
Members of the Anti-Corruption Committee subsequently took an oath and sworn in by the Vice-Chancellor.
The Chairman of the Committee, Major George Sarpong, expressed gratitude for the opportunity to serve the University and promised to deliver on their mandate with the support of the University community.
The members of the Anti-Corruption Committee are Major George Sarpong (Chair), Dr. Francis Adzei, Prof. Matilda Steiner-Asiedu, Mrs. Beauty Emefa Narteh, and Mr. Stephen Azantilow.
The Office of Legal Counsel will serve as the secretariat for the Committee.