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UEW Vice Chancellor turns a year older today. Let wish him happy birthday

 On this special day, God decided to send a great leader, a counselor, a philanthropist, a priest, a prominent and an eminent person to this earth. The legend was meant to touch lives and that happened. He has been a great benefactor to lots of people in so many areas of their life. His good Sense for humanity and his love for humanitarian work has earned him praise every where he has lived. 

Today is the 60th birthday of Rev. Fr. Prof. Afful-Broni. Rev. Fr. Prof. Afful-Broni was born on Wednesday, November 23, 1960 at the St. Francis Xavier Cathedral Hospital at Assin Foso in the Central Region. He comes from a small town called Assin Asempanaye.

In 1982 while at the St. Peter’s Regional Major Seminary, Pedu, Cape Coast, he was offered the opportunity to study at the University of Ghana (UG), Legon, obtaining a Diploma in Sacred Theology in 1986.

In July 1988, he was ordained a Catholic Priest at the St. Francis de Sales Cathedral in Cape Coast by the late Reverend John Kodwo Amissah.

Between 1988 and 1989, the newly ordained Rev. Fr. Prof. Afful-Broni worked as a tutor and chaplain at the Archbishop Porter Girls’ Polytechnic and St. Mary’s Vocational Centre in Elmina.

Rev Fr. Professor Anthony Afful-Broni, who has been endorsed by the Vice Chancellors of Public Universities of Ghana, is believed to be the first Catholic priest to be appointed to such a position.

Rev. Fr. Prof. Anthony Afful-Broni holds a PhD in Educational Administration and Management and a Masters in Pastoral Counselling from New York City’s Fordham University.

Before his appointment as the VC he had served as University Chaplain of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW).

Served as Pro-Vice-Chancellor for two consecutive terms.

Dean of the Faculty of Educational Studies for five years.

The Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Educational Leadership.

Former Consultant to the Academic Quality Assurance Unit of the University of Ghana, Legon.

Thank you for your brave and fearless leadership. You are a fantastic role model for all those seeking to understand how to make an impact with their life. Your leadership has meant so much to this city. Thank you for having such a positive impact on your constituents. you have exhibited uncommon wisdom, remarkable vision, and exemplary leadership. I admire the way you give advice. You are a great role model and an inspiration to me. Enjoy your special day, and may your years ahead be filled with good health, strength, and happiness! We are thankful for you and pray that, as you celebrate your birthday, you will be graced with many more years filled with sound health and joy.

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