Inaugural Lectures

  2011/2012 Academic Year

Image HerePublic Religion in Ghana's Fourth Republic: Impressions and Prospects

Rev. Prof. Elom Dovlo, Professor at the Department for the Study of Religions and the Acting Director for Distance Education at the Institute of Continuing and Distance Education at the University of Ghana, delivered his inaugural lecture on the topic: Public Religion in Ghana’s Fourth Republic: Impressions and Prospects......read more

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   Rev. Prof. E. Dovlo


Image HereOf Drought, Floods, Soils and Food Security in Ghana: Prophesies of a Soil Scientist

"Food security in Ghana has to be seen from a broader perspective than climate variability and change alone......read more

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    Prof. S. G. K. Adiku

Image HereDisease Elimination in Sub-Saharan Africa in the 21st Century: Fact or Fantasy?

Delivering his Inaugural Lecture on the topic, "Disease Elimination in Sub-Saharan Africa in the 21st Century: Fact or Fantasy?", Prof......read more

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    Prof. John Gyapong


Image HereKasapa-Kasahuam 'Polite Language': Towards Perfect Communication, National Cohesion and Peaceful Co-existence

Prof. Kofi Agyekum, Head of the Department of Linguistics has advocated the use of appropriate words, figurative expressions, maxims and proverbs in communicative behaviour, arguing that this would move the country towards a "perfect application of socio-cultural norms of communication" to promote "social cohesion, peace and tranquility in interpersonal communication in our homes, work places, and other social encounters"......read more

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    Prof. Kofi Agyekum


Image HereOf Cocoa, Cassava and Chocolate: The Dilemma of an African Linguist

Professor E. Kweku Osam, Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Academic and Student Affairs, delivered his Inaugural Lecture to a packed audience at the Great Hall......read more

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   Prof. E. K. A. Osam