Mr Kelvin Sah Degnon , a third-year Geomatic Engineering student was on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 elected President of the Students Representative Council (SRC) of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).
Kelvin Sah was elected as SRC president among three other students who were elected for the portfolios of General Secretary, Financial Secretary and Women’s Commissioner.
With the support of his running mate, a fifth year Human Biology Student, Enock Pogato, Kelvin Sah beat five other contenders for the KNUST SRC top job in the 2018 SRC elections.
It was a fiercely contested election that recorded pockets of political propaganda among supporters ranging from unsubstantiated allegations to which aspirant was offering the best policies to the student body.
Kelvin Sah’s campaign promises are categorized into six key action areas that comprise of Academic, Capacity Building, Communication, internal audit policy and welfare.
He thrived on the mantra ‘Enough is Enough’ which became common on the lips of many students.
Find below the six key point promises that Kelvin Sah championed to win the KNUST SRC election
- Trail Support Scheme
- Skills Fair
- Get in
- People Assembly Forum
- Plan Focus FM
INTERNAL AUDIT POLICY
- Security Plan
- Health Plan
- Expansion of KBN
Below is the provisional results as announced by the KNUST SRC Commissioner, Prince Tetteh Quaye
Firdaws Mudassir – 884 (7.18%)
Daniel Owiredu – 3,628 (29.44)
Bernard Akyereko – 650 (5.28%)
Derek Amoakwao Boadu – 1,527 (12.33%)
Kelvin Degnon Sah – 4,524 (36.72%)
Michael Oppong Kyekyeku – 925 (7.51%)
Linda Akowuah Frimpomaa – 2877 (23.35%
Serwaa Akoto Miriam Ansah – 2310 (18.75%)
Kukuaa Turkson – 6885 (55.88%)
Kofi Boateng Bennin – 2526 (20.25%)
Gabriel Mensah – 9409 (76.37%)
Millicent Osei prempeh – 411 (10.02%)
Juliet Nyarko Adansi – 454 (11.07%)
Comfort Ampadu Yarkor – 2191 (53. 44%)
Sosu-Dees Sandra Esinam – 964 (23.51%)
Total Verified Votes = 12,345
Total Voted = 12, 320
Total Women Votes = 4,100