USAG has on the 17th November completed the official handing over to the Paul Abrokwa led administration at Ghana Institute of Public Administration (GIMPA) GB auditorium.
The handing over which was started a day after a court contempt against the previous administration was withdrawn by Mr Austin Brew at the Accra high court.
During the ceremony, the special guest of honor and the chairman of the occasion lawyer Justin Kodua Frimpong the CEO of Youth Employment Agency. In his speech, he admonished the new administration to maintain the good relationship built by their predecessors over the years.
He also encouraged the Paul Abrokwa led administration to serve the students they promised to taking into consideration the challenges facing these students. He entreated them to be good leaders and serve in humility as is expected. The out gone President Mr Kingsley Sarpong Akowuah, also used the opportunity to speak on few challenges and achievements chalked by his administration and asked the new administration to cooperate with their leader in order to achieve their target.
In conclusion, Mr Kingsley requested from the YEA CEO to support the union with a means of transport and other support that he can.
The President, Mr Paul Abrokwa who spoke on behalf of his executives mentioned that, over the two decades that USAG has been in existence, there has never been any official website to access any information about the union, within the short time he’s been in office, he has successfully open a new official website for the union which is in operation now.
He also prayed his predecessors to make themselves available to lend them their support anytime they called on them.
At the ceremony was the NUGS outgoing President Mr Tinkaro, President elect Mr Jay Hyde, GUPS President Mr Gabson Gakpo Etiefo, GIMPA SRC President, Islamic university local NUGS President (IBM), Regional maritime SRC president and a host of other reps from member institutions including the outcome USAG executives.
Below is the full speech of the President.
Below is the Speech from the President;
The chairperson,………………………….., the special guest of honor, lawyer Justice Kodua Frimpong, Chief executive Officer of Youth Employment Agency (YEA) and his able lieutenants, other distinguished invited guests, Past USAG executives present, The SRC President GIMPA, Mr Ben Ansa and his executives, NEC and Senators of USAG present, media partners, all students, ladies and gentlemen, good afternoon and thank you gracing this occasion, we are eternally grateful.