KNUST gets first female Vice Chancellor

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has appointed its first female Vice-Chancellor. Professor Rita Akosua Dickson was appointed on June 25, for a four-year term by the University’s Council at its 258th Special meeting. She commences her term on August 1, 2020 till July 31, 2024. Until her appointment, Prof. Rita Dickson […]

COVID-19: VP Bawumia extols KNUST and Incas for developing 15-20 minute Rapid Diagnostic Test

The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has eulogized the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) and Incas Diagnostics for the breakthrough in developing a Rapid Diagnostic Test. KNUST and Incas yesterday Monday April 27, 2020 announced the development and optimization of   Rapid   Diagnostic   Tests (RDT) for COVID-19 testing. A statement under the hand […]

KNUST and INCAS diagnostics develop rapid COVID-19 diagnostic test

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) and Incas Diagnostics, a diagnostic   company   in   Kumasi   have   developed   and   are   optimising   Rapid   Diagnostic   Tests (RDT) for COVID-19 testing. This significant contribution towards the fight against COVID-19, will augment the current COVID-19 testing regime in the country. The development of the RDT is in line […]