The leadership of the National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS) and the Ghana Union of Professional Students (GUPS) on Thursday 27th July, 2017 paid a courtesy call on Ghana’s former president H.E John Agyekum Kufuor.
The delegation which was led by Mr. Shadrach Mireku the Ag. President of NUGS and Mr. Bismark Gyamfi, the president of GUPS visited the astute politician and renowned Stateman for ideas on leadership.
The former president expressed his happiness for meeting them and assured his unflinching support for activities of students and further assured them of his willingness to always welcome the students of Ghana.
He added that his foundation(J.A. Kufuor foundation) is embarking on a project on education and would be happy if NUGS can take up the leadership role in the project. He stated that University of Ghana has already earmarked a land for the project and called on the student leaders to avail themselves anytime the need be to help with the project.
On their part, the student leaders thanked the former president for finding time out of his busy schedules to meet them.
They promised to put whatever wisdom he has imparted into them to good use for the ultimate benefit of the students of Ghana and the larger population.