Prof. Benjamin Ozumba, Vice Chancellor of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka disclosed that 174 graduates of the university bagged First class honors in its 48th convocation.
According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Ozumba made the announcement in Nsukka on Friday during the convocation ceremony of the institution for conferment of first degrees and diploma certificates.
Ozumba made known that 174 bagged first class, 3725 made second class upper, 4123 made second class lower, 1306 made third class while 76 came out with a pass.
“The university has trained, nourished and equipped you with the wherewithal to go into the world. Be the great lion and roar always as you go into the world,” the VC stated.
“I urge you to continue to uphold the motto of the university which is ‘To restore the dignity of man’.
“Always be good ambassadors of your Alma mater whwerever you find yourself.
“UNN will continue to keep and maintain dreams of founding fathers of the university which is to seek, teach and preserve,” he added.
The Chancellor of the university, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, the Ooni of Ife, remarked by saying that UNN had remained a superlative breeder of dependable workforce to service the human resources needs of the global economy.
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