The University of Education, Winneba was established in 1992 to train professional teachers at all levels of education, aimed at contributing to a national vision on education and development in Ghana. An Academic, Priest and University Administrator, Reverend Father Professor Anthony Afful-Broni was the first catholic priest to become Vice Chancellor of University of Education, Winneba.
Rev. Fr. Prof. Anthony Afful-Broni was born on Wednesday, November 23, 1960 at the St. Francis Xavier Catholic Hospital at Assin Foso in the Central Region of Ghana to Madam Mary Celestina Addae and Opanin John Yaw Broni of blessed memory. He spent his formative years at Assin Asempanaye. Coming from a large family of twenty-six siblings, young Afful-Broni had no option but to excel academically in order to attract the competitive attention of his parents. Prof. Aff ul-Broni was enrolled at the Assin Asempanaye