Ooni Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Becomes Chancellor Of UNN, Pursue Your Dreams Vigorously, Ooni Charges Nigerian Youth.

Ooni Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Becomes Chancellor Of UNN, Pursue Your Dreams Vigorously, Ooni Charges Nigerian Youth.
June 1, 2016 Ooni's Palace
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As the Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, was installed the Chancellor of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) in Enugu State, the Monarch has charged the youths to vigorously pursue their dreams.

Ooni Ogunwusi during the weekend at the 45th convocation ceremony of the institution dedicated his appointment to the youths.  Stating,  “it’s now a reality by virtue of what happened here today, I want to challenge all my fellow youths to pursue their dreams vigorously and with god on your side, you will all attain all your goals. If you do things in a forthright manner, your efforts will not go in vain for god himself will continually bless you.”

“We must be a good example of our household, community and our country Nigeria. Let us come together in peace, I promise to support the youths beginning from Nsukka , here in achieving their dream as well as to improve them to become a formidable force towards making Nigerian a great nation and I will not fail in the discharge of my duties as the Chancellor.”

The Palace went on to state:

“It is incontrovertible today that Ooni Ogunwusi is a bridge builder and being the youngest Chancellor appointed for the only University bearing “Nigeria” is worth the celebration.”

“His appointment as Chancellor, University Of Nigeria, Nsuka is considered as a positive sign that can further enhance peaceful coexistence of our dear nation as it was clearly stated in the letter of appointment written and signed by Honorable Minister of Education, Alhaji Adamu Adamu on behalf of Mr President , that Kabiyesi’s appointment is based on his wealth of experience and his capacity to manage men and resources which he has demonstrated in the administration of his Kingdom since his ascension. President Buhari wished  Ooni Ogunwusi  a successful tenure as Chancellor of University of Nigeria Nsukka.

Eminent Nigerians awarded honourary doctorate degrees at the event include, the Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Alfred Achebe, Former Inspector General of Police, Alhaji Ibrahim Coomassie, business guru, Prince Arthur Eze, Justice Justice Eze Ozobu and Ambassador Godwin Alaoma, while a Professor of Fine and Applied Arts Professor Ola Oloidi and 18 other Professors were also honoured as Professor Emeritus.

On the entourage of Arole Oodua were HRM, Alayemore of Ido-Osun, HRM, Alaagba of Aagba, HRM, Onigbaye of Igbaye, HRH, Elejesi of Ejesi, HRH, Obaloran of Ife, HRH, Jaaran of Ife, HRH, Arode of Ife, professor Jeleel Ojuade, Chief Funmilola Olorunnisola, Mr Akin Daodu, Mr Jide Fadairo, Mr Yinka Olojede Mr Muyiwa Afolabi Dr Ayoade Adewopo, National Publicity Secretary of CDHR, comrade Raji Ropo Rasheed(Triple R) and many  others.