Nigeria’s Premier Private University, Igbinedion University, Okada has conferred award of first degree and prizes on graduates from different colleges.
Aigboje Ikhouria reports that the presentation of first degrees awards is part of activities lined up for the two -day activities of the fifteenth convocation ceremonies of Nigeria’s Premier Private University, Igbinedion University Okada.
Congratulating the graduands for successfully completing their courses in the school the chancellor of the University and the Esama of Benin his excellency Sir Chief Doctor Gabriel Osawaru igbinedion represented by the deputy chancellor and former Governor of Edo State Chief Lucky Nosakhare Igbinedion said as a way of giving back to the society Igbinedion University is introducing a scholarship scheme for students wishing to choose careers in science and technology
The chancellor while commending the management and staff of the University said the knowledge they have impacted on graduates of the institution over the
years is yielding dividends as graduates of Igbinedion University Okada have continued to distinguish themselves in many international examinations across the world.
Vice chancellor Igbinedion University Okada Professor Eghosa Osaghae while congratulating the graduates assured best graduating students from Kano and Bauchi and those on the amnesty programme with first class and second class upper division of immediate appointment in the university
In his remark pro chancellor of the university prof. E Oluwole Akande enumerated the achievement recorded by Igbinedion University since it’s inception.
The Guest lecturer Ambassador Nkoyo Toyo in a lecture titled Restructuring and the Future Nigerians Need said the Nigerians are not afraid of Restructuring but it’s Economic gains to them.
Some graduates and their parents comment on the 15th convocation ceremony
High point of the event was a standing ovation for the chancellor of Igbinedion University okada and Esama of Benin his excellency sir Chief Doctor Gabriel Osawaru igbinedion for establishing the institution which has become a center of excellence not only in Nigeria but across the globe.