Violent scenes at KNUST as students of Conti and Katanga halls clash

Some students at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology(KNUST) engaged in vandalism and destroyed valuable properties yesterday.

Students at Unity and University Halls of the University, popularly known as Katanga and Conti respectively destroyed properties on Thursday night following the clash.

It is believed attempts of students of Unity Hall to restrain colleagues from University Hall from using their frontage in a procession resulted in the incident.

Police who were at the scene were able to restore calm minutes after pelting of stones between the two Halls.

Luv News Nana Yaw Gyimah says as part of a Hall week celebration, the University Hall (Katanga) had embarked on what they call a zulu procession within the campus.

They had gone through the principal streets of the University.