The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) has inducted 49 new medical doctors at the Faculty of Clinical Science, Bayero University, Kano (BUK)‘s 14th Induction Ceremony.
Out of 49 candidates, 29 were females while 20 were males.
Speaking at the Convocation Arena, venue of the ceremony, the
outgoing Vice Chancellor, Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, congratulated the
graduands for passing through rigorous and hectic academic sojourn
to graduate as medical doctors.
Represented by the Deputy Vice Chancellor, Administration, Prof. Sadiq Radda, the
immediate past Vice Chancellor tasked them to be good ambassadors of the university wherever they found themselves.
He called on them to be professional in discharging their duties and should at all times value the sanctity of the
health of their patients and respect their senior colleagues.
The Registrar, Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN), Dr.
Abdulmunini Ibrahim, who administered the oath of allegiance to
the graduands, charged them to be guided by the ethics and principles of
the Council and should strive hard to avoid being caught wanting
for any breach of the ethical provisions, which may lead to the
confiscation of the professional licenses issued to them.
Also speaking, the Provost, the College of Health Sciences, Professor
Abdulrazak G. Habib, expressed gratitude to Allah for making it
possible for the college to conduct the 14th induction ceremony.
He congratulated the new Doctors for their dedication and
commitment and extolled the virtues of their parents for investing
heavily, as well as encouraging them to reach to this level.
Firdausi Matawalle Emerges Overall Best Medical Graduand, Gets BUK’s Offer of Employment
Firdausi Abubakar Matawalle emerged the best overall graduating
medical student for the 14th ceremony of newly qualified Medical
Doctors and was offered automatic employment at the Faculty of Clinical
Sciences by the university.
At the ceremony held on Thursday, 13th August, 2015, the management
of Bayero University congratulated Firdausi Matawalle for her heroism
and sparkling performance by emerging best in Paediatrics, Surgery and
Medicine to claim the ultimate honour of best overall medical graduand.
The Deputy Vice Chancellor, Administration, Prof. Sadiq Radda, who
spoke on behalf of the outgoing Vice Chancellor, Prof. Abubakar Rasheed,
said that as soon as she completed her NYSC and internship, she should
come to complete the necessary paper work as a full fledged staff of
Bayero University, Kano.