The Vice Chancellor of the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN), Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem, has advised undergraduate students to join Man’ O War, Nigeria’s oldest uniformed volunteer organisation.
The Vice Chancellor made the call during the passing out parade of the organisation’s cadets of the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN).
The VC, who was duly represented by the Dean of Students Affairs of UNILORIN, Prof. Lanre Ajibade, applauded the Man’ O War for its support concerning campus security, saying that the organisation played a great role in ensuring peace and orderliness in the just concluded Post-UTME exercise in the university.
The Kwara State Commander of the Man’ O War, Mohammed Ali-Baba, who was in attendance at the passing out event, advised the members to make their studies number one priority.
Highlights of the ceremony included the appointment of the Registrar of UNILORIN, Dr. Folaranmi Olowoleni, as Patron of the Man’ O War, UNILORIN Command, launching of the Man’ O War magazine and presentation of awards of excellence.