Host of “Conversation With Mike Eghan,” on Eezy FM 107.5 in Accra, Mike Eghan Senior, will host former Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ghana, Legon Emeritus Professor Ivan Addae-Mensah, at 7:00 p.m., today.
The show, which airs every Thursday at 7:00 p.m., on Eezy FM 107.5, has profiled the likes of Professor J.H. Nketia, Fritz Baffour, Tommy Annan-Forson and many others.
Prof Addae Mensah is a Ghanaian Chemist and University Administrator who served as the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ghana, Legon, from 1996 to 2002.
He is an Emeritus Professor of Chemistry at the same institution. He is a Life Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, Fellow of the Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences and a Fellow of the Ghana Chemical Society.
Prof Addae-Mensah has received several honorary doctorate degrees from the University of Ghana (Doctor of Science–honoris causa, 2003), New York University (Doctor of Humane Letters, 2002) and Soka University, Japan (Highest Honour, 1998). Under the leadership of John Kufuor, Addae-Mensah was awarded the State Honour of Companion of the Order of the Volta (COV) by the Government of Ghana in 2006 for his contributions to education and public service.
In 2016, the University of Ghana, Legon, honoured him by naming a road intersection on its campus after him in recognition to his academic contributions and service to the institution.
Story: Senyo GLADSTONE, EEZY FM 107.5