By Bola Bamigbola
The Governor of Borno State, Prof. Babagana Zulum and the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Oladayo Amoo, would be honoured with honorary doctorate degrees in Public Administration by the Fountain University, Osogbo.
This was disclosed on Monday in Osogbo by the university’s Vice Chancellor, Prof. Amidu Sanni while addressing journalists ahead of the 12th convocation of the institution.
Also to be honored were; ex-Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Jubrila Ayinla, (retd), who would bag honorary doctorate degree in Science; and the head of Baales in Isale Osun, Osogbo, Mr Sulaimon Eniafelamo, who would be awarded honorary doctorate degree in Sociology.
Sanni, who said the awardees’ records of service were considered before they were selected for the honour, noted that during the convocation, a total of 240 and 19 students would be conferred with first degrees and postgraduate degrees.
“For the 2021/2022 session, a total of 240 graduating students will be conferred with their first degree in various disciplines and 19 at the Postgraduate level, precisely a Master’s Degree.
“The breakdown is as follows, 17 in First Class, 88 in Second Class Upper, 107 in Second Class Lower, and 28 in Third Class,” Sanni said.
Source: The Punch