The University has signed separate Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a Real Estate Developers, PS Global Ghana Limited and an ICT Service providers, Eaton Towers, at the Council Chamber.
The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Joseph Ghartey Ampiah signed on behalf of the University, while the Managing Director of PS Global, Messrs. Partrick Ebo Bonful and Maxwell Amartey, of Eaton Towers, initialed for their respective companies.
With the MoUs signed, PS Global would be providing affordable student accommodation whereas Eaton Towers would construct a bigger mast to host the number of masts that are scattered all over the campus. It would reduce the current over 36 masts on various locations to six thereby ensuring sanity by providing one centralized system.
Speaking at the signing ceremony, Prof. Ampiah said it has taken some time to go through the processes,but it has been worthwhile. “It was for good reasons that we have to go the long haul to have things done well per the agreement”, he added. Prof. Ampiah thanked the two companies for their commitment to collaborate with the university and hoped that the collaboration would yield good fruits.
He indicated to the two companies that management would soon come up with the University’s interests in Corporate Social Responsibility for them to help in that direction.
Taking his turn, Mr. Bonful said PS Global was grateful to management for the confidence reposed in the company, indicating that the discussion had gone on well. “This administration has been fantastic in dealing with us," he added.
Maxwell Amartey of Eaton Towers expressed his company’s gratitude to the University for the opportunity to provide services to the community. “It has been a long journey but we have finally arrived”.
He assured the Vice-Chancellor that his company would not disappoint in the delivery of its part of the MoU and also said Eaton Towers would engage the University in the provision of Corporate Social Responsibility.