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COVID-19: Vaccine challenges for Africa

COVID-19: Vaccine challenges for Africa

This week Pfizer and BioNTech announced preliminary analysis which indicated their coronavirus vaccine can prevent more than 90% of people from getting COVID-19. In their communique, they descried this breakthrough as a “great day for…
Assessing the State of Forensic Support to Criminal Investigations in Ghana: A Case Study in The Greater Accra Region

Assessing the State of Forensic Support to Criminal Investigations in Ghana: A Case Study in The Greater Accra Region

Forensic science is the application of scientific principles to legal matters and it has brought a magnificent and profound revolution to the area of crime-solving. At odds with this global impact is a wide gap…
Things I Wish I Knew as an Undergraduate Student

Things I Wish I Knew as an Undergraduate Student

Matriculation, course registration, lecturers’ strikes, hall week, departmental celebrations, congregations- these are the events that characterised my undergraduate years. Over the four year period at the University of Ghana, there was a mixture of good…
Environmental Pollution, the Old Canker

Environmental Pollution, the Old Canker

Across the globe, there are growing concerns about the state of the environment and its sustainability. Evidently, this influenced the United Nations to have six goals of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) focus directly…

A Day In The Life Of A Medical Physicist

Name: Dr. Francis Hasford Qualification: Ph.D. (Medical Physics); MPhil (Medical Physics); BSc (Physics) Secondary School/s attended: Opoku Ware Secondary School, Kumasi Tertiary Institution/s attended: Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (1999 – 2003); University…