The management of KNUST has suspended all activities leading to the 2021 SRC Elections with immediate effect until further notice.
According to the statement, the decision is as a result of the clash between supporters of two aspirants who are believed to be affiliates of the University Hall (Katanga) and Unity Hall (Conti).
The statement went ahead to state that investigations so far reveal that the vetting, which was held on Saturday, 3rd July 2021 at the Great Hall, proceeded smoothly until it got to the aspirants for the SRC Presidential slot when the clash occurred. One student is officially known to have sustained minor injury in his palm from a broken bottle and is undergoing treatment at KNUST Hospital.
Some chairs, flowerpots and glass doors at the Great Hall were damaged as well.
Read Full Statement Below
Some excerpts of the clash