By; AYO OJEDOKUN, Lagos
In a bid to make the forthcoming second Convocation ceremony more glamorous, the Anchor University management has lined up series of events for the epoch-making ceremony.
The convocation ceremony, which will feature two academic sets-2021 and 2022 graduating students, is slated for December 8 and 9 within the school premises in Ayobo, Lagos.
Commenting on the ceremony, the Registrar, Mr. Moses Salami dubbed this year’s convocation as a Celebration of Excellence saying the ceremony is loaded with series of events to showcase the graduating students as peculiar pearls and the uniqueness of the institution.
Mr. Salami hinted that the three-day ceremony will kick-start with a Press Conference slated for the 6th December, at 10. a.m in the school premises while the Convocation Lecture titled: Building A Culture of Entrepreneurship As The Panacea For Youth Unemployment is scheduled for 8th December; as Dr. Stanley Uzochukwu, CEO, Stanel Group, is billed to deliver lecture at the occasion.
He continued: “A novelty match between Anchor University and The Bell university, Inter-Faculty Debate, Luncheon/Variety night for the graduands are all on the card. But the climax of the programme is the convocation ceremony scheduled for Saturday, 9th December”.
He reiterated that this year’s convocation ceremony was carefully packaged to showcase everything about the school and the graduands in particular. “That is why I dubbed it a celebration of excellency”.
The Anchor University Vice-chancellor, Prof. Samuel Bandele is optimistic that the second convocation ceremony would be a huge success even as he expressed delight that the presence of the Chancellor, Pastor (Dr.) Williams Folorunsho Kumuyi will definitely add value and light up the epoch-making event.
The last event of the Convocation is a Thanksgiving Service at Deeper Life Bible Chuch Headquarters, Gbagada, Lagos on Sunday, 11th December.