Installation of the Chancellor
HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS, MUHAMMADU SANUSI – II
Sarkin Kano and Chancellor, University of Benin, Nigeria
The former governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Emir of Kano and Chancellor, University of Benin, Nigeria (since April 30th, 2015).
The event Started 10:00am. with the ushering in of dignitaries and The Visitor President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR.
The Arrival Of Chancellor
Chancellor of University of Benin His Royal Highness MUHAMMADU SANUSI Sarkin of Kano
Pro- Chancellor Senator Effiong Dickson Bob
The Vice- Chancellor Prof Faraday Friday Osasere Orumwense
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Admin) Prof Lawrence Ezemonye
Deputy Vice-Chancellor(Acad) Prof Abiodun Falodun
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Ekehuan Campus) Prof Samuel Ereyi Aduwa-Ogiegbaen
Registrar And Secretary to The Council Mrs Otasowie A. Osodin
The Bursar Dr. Baba Bila
University Librarian, Dr. (Mrs) Evelyn Omoluabi Idiodi
Arrival of The Principal Officers of the University.
Also Present is the formal V C of the University , Prof (Mrs) Alele Williams, External members of the Council, Provost of Medical Science.
Emirs And Traditional Rulers From all over the Nation
The Registrar Mrs .A .O Oshodin is called upon to open the ceremony, she calls the Vice- Chancellor Prof Faraday Orumwense to Introduce the Visitor, His Excellency President Commander-in Chief MUHAMMADU BUHARI, GCFR. The Registrar also pleads the Vice-Chancellor to declare the ceremony open.
The Vice-Chancellor Prof F. Orumwense declares the Convocation open for the Installation of Chancellor. The Vice-Chancellor delivers his Welcome Address.
Prof Eddy Eragbe Introduces the Chancellor and Showers Encomiums on the Sarkin Kano His Royal Highness MUHAMMADU SANUSI II.
The Visitor has been asked by the Registrar to Formally Install the Chancellor. The Visitor Represented by the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu installs the Chancellor His Royal Highness, Muhammad Sanusi II CON as the Chancellor of the University of Benin.
The Registrar Invites the Vice-Chancellor to pledge his Loyalty and Support of the Chancellor, the newly installed Chancellor gives his speech.
The Registrar invites the Visitor to address the Convocation. The Visitor Prisendent Muhammadu Buhari Represented by Mallam Adamu gives his Speech.
He Congratulates the Graduates and urges the school management to keep up the good works. He Reiterated government resolve to ensure the University is being funded and claims some Unscrupulous persons would not be allowed to mismanage public funds. Then after Mallam Adamu’s speech, the Chancellor declares the Convocation closed.
National and Uniben Anthem Follows…..
Representative of the OBA OF BENIN
Users of the Event
Man’ O’ war Members