Afe Babalola University Convocation Ceremonies 2014 Schedule of Events
The management of Afe Babalola University (ABUAD), Ado-Ekiti wishes to inform all Parents, Guardians, Staff, Students and the General Public that the 2nd Convocation Ceremonies of the institution will hold as follows;
Friday, 17th October, 2014
Convocation Press Conference by the Acting Vice-Chancellor and Management. Time: 10.00am Venue: Owolabi Hall
Convocation Games Time: 4.00 – 6.00pm Venue: Talents Discovery Centre.
Film Show and Documentary Time: 7.00pm Venue: Owolabi Hall
Saturday, 18th October, 2014
Interaction with Graduating Students. Time: 11.00am Venue: Owolabi Hall
Convocation Carnival Night, Drama, Songs, Fashion Show and Cultural Display. Time: 7.30pm Venue: Alfa Belgore Multipurpose Hall
Sunday, 19th October, 2014
Farewell and Thanksgiving Service Time: 10.00am Venue: Alfa Belgore Multipurpose Hall
Interaction with Alumni Time: 2pm Venue: Owolabi Hall
Monday, 20th October, 2014
istinguished Lecture by Dr. Ann Coxxon, Specialist Consultant, Harley Street, London. Time: 11.00am Venue: Alfa Belgore Multipurpose Hall
Founder’s Dinner Time: 7.30pm Venue: Alfa Belgore Multipurpose Hall
Tuesday, 21st October, 2014
Convocation Ceremonies Time: 10.00am Venue: Alfa Belgore Multipurpose Hall
Conferment of First Degrees and Presentation of Prizes.
Convocation Lecture by Prof. Oye Ibidapo-Obe, Former Vice Chancellor, University of Lagos.
Conferment of Honourary Degrees on:
i Gen. Yakubu Gowon, Ph.D, GCFR, Former Head of State of Nigeria.
ii Mr. Heinz Stockhausen, Vice-Chairman, Julius Berger, Nigeria Plc.
iii Dr. Ann Coxxon.
iv Prof. Oye Ibidapo-Obe, Former Vice Chancellor, UNILAG.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR PARENTS/GUARDIANS AND GRADUATING STUDENTS
1 Arrival of Graduating Students to the University for Final Clearance – PROCESS ALREADY COMMENCED
2 All Graduating Students are expected to have arrived at the University by Saturday, 18th October, 2014.
3 Graduation gown is available at the University for a sum of fifty thousand naira (N50, 000) for purchase.
4 Each Graduating Student is allowed to invite only two (2) guests for Convocation Ceremony, Founder’s Dinner and Thanksgiving.
5 For Parents/Guardian accommodation needs, the University has opened a 400-bed ultra modern Guest House with modern facilities.
6 It is MANDATORY that all Graduating Students are present throughout the Convocation Ceremony.
You are welcome to the serene State of Ekiti and peaceful Ado Ekiti.