Founder’s Day Event
41st Convocation Founders Day…
Founder’s Day Lecture: Retooling Science and Technology Education for National Development
Watch Live …Live Convocation Event
During the Inter-Denominational Service At the Akin Deko Auditorium
The Inter-Denominational Service started 9:50am
There were some notable dignitaries present
SENATOR EFFIONG DICKSON BOB
PROF F.F.O. ORUMWENSE, FNSE
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (ADMINISTRATION)
PROF LAWRENCE EZEMONYE, FNSE, FSESN
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (ACADEMIC)
PROF ABIODUN FALODUN, PHD
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (EKENWAN CAMPUS)
HRH (PROF) ADUWA .OGIEGBAEN JP
Mrs . O A. OSHIODIN
Dr. BABA BILA
Dr.(Mrs) EVELYN A.O. IDIODI
Members of Council, Deans, Directors, members of Senate, Revs & Pastors.
Events As Follows
National Anthem & Uniben Anthem led by students of theatre arts dept of Uniben.
Opening Prayers led by Rev Fr Charles Obiorah and Mallam A.S Sulaimon. Prof B.A Ayinde, Imam of Uniben Mosque delivered the word of exaltation (page 4).
Then the hymn on page5 was taken. Prof F.F.O Orunwense takes the holy lesson, followed by special number rendered by Uniben theatre arts dept. Prof L.I Ezemonye takes the PRAYER for our COUNTRY and CONTINENT. Followed by a Hymn title “just as i am without one plea”.
Prof Abiodun Falodun (DVC ,Acad) takes “Prayer for our President of Nigeria and all in civil Authurity . Mrs Oshodin Registrar and Secretary to Council takes the Prayer for our Institution and young people. Dr Baba Bila , the Bursar of the University takes the “prayer for our Enemies and in times of Conflict. Dr Mrs E. IDIODI, the University Librarian takes prayers for Hospitals, Infirmaries and the Church.
The congregation stands as a special hymn and prayer is taken, Followed by the GRACE taken by all.
Rev Fr Andrew Obinyan of st Albert Catholic Church , Uniben takes the SERMON. short prayers are being made for the V C and Principal Officers , for God to grant them special grace to carry out their their duties.
“NOTICES” was taken by Prof Michael Osasuyi, PRO. Closing Prayer & Benediction is taken by Rev E.A Jackson. Followed by Uniben Anthem and National Anthem…
Recessional Hymn Follows..
End of Event one…
FOUNDER’S DAY LECTURE
Ushering In Of Dignitaries
- Chairman of Govenring Council, Senator Effiong Dickson Bob.
- V C Prof F.F.O Orumwense, FNSE
- DVC (Admin) Prof Lawrence Ezemonye, FNSE ,FSESN
- DVC (Acad) Prof Abiodun Falodun, PHD.
- DVC (Ekenwa Camp) HRH . Prof Aduwa Ogiegbaen J P
- Registrar Mrs .O A Oshiodin
- Bursar Dr. Baba Bila
- University Librarian Dr. Mrs Evelyn A.O Idiodi
- Other members of Governing Council
- Chief & Mrs Eket
- Barr (Mrs ) Jemila Salid
- Prof (Mrs) Salami (Dean, faculty of Education
- Director of Directorate of Alumni/ Mr Egnass
- Emeritus Prof , Anyanwu
- Emeritus Prof , Ofnebu
- Formal DVC ,( Acad) Prof Onibere
- Chairman, Servicom Prof Ogbeefun
- Prof Joseph , Osewenkhai
- Formal DVC Acad , Prof .F. Okiemen
- Chairman, planning comm-Prof Osadolor
- Dean, College of Medcine- Prof Momoh
- Prof (Mrs ) Okiewhen
- Director of Audit
- Dean of Engr
- Dean of Life Science
- Dean Physical Science
- Dean of Phymarcy -Prof Akerele
- Dean of Student- Prof Osagiede
Natoinal Anthem Follows and the Uniben Anthem .
Opening Prayer by Prof Okwuyian, Speaker & guest lecturer is introduced to the high table Prof Felix Okeime , Dir Alumni Relations. Chairman of gov Council, Senator Effiong Dickson Bob gives a brief opening remark.
Prof Eddy Eragbe Introduces the guest Speaker for the day, and his biography is read out. Prof Felix Okeimien , Guest Speaker delivers his Lecture Titled ” Retooling Science & Technology Education for National Development”.
DVC, Ekenwan HRH. Prof Aduwa Ogiegbaen JP gives the vote of Thanks .
National Anthem Follows and the Uniben Anthem Follows..
Event Ended by 1pm.