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166th Inaugural Lecture Series

Entitled: “Untying Nature’s Knots on the Breath of Life:The Paediatrician As The Watchman”.
The lecture is being delivered by Professor O Oviawe , Professor of Paediatric Pulmonology and Child Health, University of Benin.
DATE: 4th February 2016
TIME : 3:30pm Prompt
VENUE : Akin Deko Main Auditorium , University of Benin

The event started by 4:00pm with the arrival of guests and the entry of the Chancellor’s procession. The PRO of the University , Mike Osasuyi recognized the principal officers present.




The principal officers present at the event where the Vice- Chancellor Prof Faraday Friday Osasere Orumwense, Represented by  the Deputy Vice-Chancellor(Acad) Prof Abiodun Falodun , Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Admin) Prof Lawrence Ezemonye,   the deputy Vice-Chancellor (Ekehuan Campus) Prof Samuel Ereyi Aduwa-Ogiegbaen,the registrar And Secretary to The Council Mrs Otasowie A. Osodin and the Bursar Dr. Baba Bila.



The Registrar Mrs .A .O Oshodin

The Registrar Mrs .A .O Oshodin  introduced the Vice-Chancellor Prof Faraday Orumwense ,  the registrar welcomed the Vice-Chancellor Represented by  the Deputy Vice-Chancellor(Acad) Prof Abiodun   and the principal officers of the university.The presence Directors, Deans, provosts,professors, student and invited guest where also recognized.The Vice- Chancellor Prof Faraday Orumwense  declared the ceremony open.


DVC( Acad) Prof Abiodun

The Deputy Vice-Chancellor(Acad) Prof Abiodun   went through a short biography of Professor O Oviawe ,after which Professor O Oviawe  was called upon to give his lecture titled” “: “Untying Nature’s Knots on the Breath of Life:The Paediatrician As The Watchman”. Professor O Oviawe  dedicated his lecture series to his late brother , his parents, his  family menbers,  to children and doctors.





Family members of prof O Oviawe

Prof O Oviawe Acknowledge GOD, his family and his lovely wife .

The DVC( Acad) Prof Abiodun invited the family of prof O Oviawe to the podium for decoration.

Event Ended by 5: 35pm