Unilorin Sets To Hold Convocation Ceremony For Only First Class Graduands

source: punchng
45

The University of Ilorin says it will hold its first hybrid convocation from October 15. This is contained in a statement issued by the university’s Director of Corporate Affairs, Kunle Akogun, on Sunday in Ilorin. Akogun explained that it would be the institution’s 36th convocation ceremony to be held at the main According to him, the convocation programme will commence on October 15, with a special Juma’at service at the University Central Mosque by 1.30 He said that this would be followed on October 17 with an interdenominational church service at St. Thomas Aquinas Chaplaincy at the main campus by 9.00 a.m. Akogun stated that the main events of the ceremony would formally commence on October 18, with the Vice-Chancellor’s Press briefing at the university auditorium by 10 a.m. “This will be followed on October 21 by the convocation play, entitled ‘Aadoye’ (No secret anywhere – a South African dance interpretation) by Steve James, choreographed by Felix Akinsipe, at the institution’s Performing Arts Theatre at 4 p.m and 6 p.m, respectively. “This year’s convocation lecture comes up on October 22, to be delivered by a distinguished legal luminary, Yusuf Olaolu Ali (SAN), entitled, ‘Tertiary Education and the Future of Nigeria’. “The grand finale comes up on Saturday, October 23, with the convocation for the award of prizes, first and postgraduate degrees and diplomas from all the 15 faculties and the postgraduate schools,” he said. He stated that attendance at the main convocation event on October 23, would be restricted to only graduands with 1st Class Degree Honours, Prize winners and Doctoral Awardees. Akogun stressed that “hence, entry into the Main Auditorium will be strictly by invitation cards”. He noted that the dignitaries expected to grace the event include the Visitor to the University, President Muhammadu Buhari; the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu; and the Chancellor of the University, the Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabir Usman, among others. (NAN).

NB: Stories are shared by community members. The article does NOT represent the official view of NaijaWorld and the author is SOLELY RESPONSIBLE for this article
Comments

Use The App To Win N1m
Related Stories
thumbnail
Female Student Recorded Smoking In Class, Plays Ludo
5 h
thumbnail
Ugwuanyi Presents N186.64 Billion 2022 Budget Estimates To House Of Assemb
16 h
thumbnail
Sylvester Oromoni: Police Investigate 4 More Dowen College Students
2 h
thumbnail
Obituary Posters And Coffin Sighted For FUTO VC Who Is Still Alive
5 h
thumbnail
Gregory University Students Put Their Girlfriends To A Test
4 h
thumbnail
Meet 9-year-old Smart Girl Who Can Teach Anyone How To Repair Motorcycles
19 h
thumbnail
Omicron Variant: Travel Ban Is Indication We Must Fix Nigeria
20 h
thumbnail
I Have Been Posted To A Remote Village To Teach ..Help
1 d
thumbnail
How I Was Able To Read My Modern Biology Textbook From Cover To Cover In One Day
13 h
thumbnail
Primary School Pupil Gives Moving Campaign Speech, Contests For Head Boy
1 d
thumbnail
FUTO VC Death Threat: War Between Futo And Neighbouring Villages Because Of Land
15 h
thumbnail
Do You Agree? Money Ritual Is The Biggest Scam On Earth, It Doesn’t Exist (See T
14 h
thumbnail
KWASU Dismisses Lecturer Over Sexual Harassment
1 d
thumbnail
FST College Official Under Fire For Allegedly Raping SS3 Student
22 h
thumbnail
Gov. Emmanuel, Pride Of PDP
1 d
thumbnail
CCNY Students Excel At National STEM Research Conference
1 d
thumbnail
Wizkid Biography And Net Worth 2021
1 d
thumbnail
KWASU Sacks Lecturer Who Arranged ‘Resit’ For Female Student In Bedroom
1 d
thumbnail
Newly Wedded KWASU Lecturer Dismissed Over Alleged Sexual Harassment
1 d
thumbnail
This Is Not Chevening Scholarship, But I Can't Keep Calm..[check Out A Nairala
1 d
Related Stories
thumbnail
Female Student Recorded Smoking In Class, Plays Ludo
5 h
thumbnail
Ugwuanyi Presents N186.64 Billion 2022 Budget Estimates To House Of Assemb
16 h
thumbnail
Sylvester Oromoni: Police Investigate 4 More Dowen College Students
2 h
thumbnail
Obituary Posters And Coffin Sighted For FUTO VC Who Is Still Alive
5 h
thumbnail
Gregory University Students Put Their Girlfriends To A Test
4 h
thumbnail
Meet 9-year-old Smart Girl Who Can Teach Anyone How To Repair Motorcycles
19 h
thumbnail
Omicron Variant: Travel Ban Is Indication We Must Fix Nigeria
20 h
thumbnail
I Have Been Posted To A Remote Village To Teach ..Help
1 d
thumbnail
How I Was Able To Read My Modern Biology Textbook From Cover To Cover In One Day
13 h
thumbnail
Primary School Pupil Gives Moving Campaign Speech, Contests For Head Boy
1 d
thumbnail
FUTO VC Death Threat: War Between Futo And Neighbouring Villages Because Of Land
15 h
thumbnail
Do You Agree? Money Ritual Is The Biggest Scam On Earth, It Doesn’t Exist (See T
14 h
thumbnail
KWASU Dismisses Lecturer Over Sexual Harassment
1 d
thumbnail
FST College Official Under Fire For Allegedly Raping SS3 Student
22 h
thumbnail
Gov. Emmanuel, Pride Of PDP
1 d
thumbnail
CCNY Students Excel At National STEM Research Conference
1 d
thumbnail
Wizkid Biography And Net Worth 2021
1 d
thumbnail
KWASU Sacks Lecturer Who Arranged ‘Resit’ For Female Student In Bedroom
1 d
thumbnail
Newly Wedded KWASU Lecturer Dismissed Over Alleged Sexual Harassment
1 d
thumbnail
This Is Not Chevening Scholarship, But I Can't Keep Calm..[check Out A Nairala
1 d