The Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola has charged new graduates of the Osun State University (UNIOSUN) to use the skills they have acquired in the course of their studies in bringing about a change to the world.
The Osun State Governor gave this charge during his speech at the 10th convocation of the university on Tuesday in Osogbo, the state capital.
Oyetola stated that the charge became necessary because the institution has equipped them with the needed entrepreneurial skills in addition to their courses of study to compete in the knowledge and technology driven world.
The governor also added that the graduates have been equipped to be solutions to the pervasive web of unemployment, economic downturn, violence and misery.
He also noted that their convocation has offered them the requisite key to employ the character, analytical skills and competencies that the institution has imbued them to partake in the task of positively impacting their lives and the society at large.
The Visitor to University who hinted that the UNIOSUN brand and the ỌMỌLÚÀBÍ ethos have been blended and carefully ingrained in them urged them to unleash the entrepreneurial skills on the world by looking inward and being self-reliant.
“You must join the corps of young entrepreneurs who are revolutionising the world economy by owning enterprises and creating jobs.
“Throughout your stay as students of this Institution, you have been accorded the rare opportunity of graduating with two certificates: a certificate for your course of study and a certificate for your chosen vocation of study,” he said.
While calling on the university management to continue rallying the university community to cultivate the alumni to be useful contributors to the building of the institution of their dream, Governor Oyetola stressed that alumni are the strength of academic institutions world over and making them competitive is the debt they owe their Alma Mata.
The governor, while reiterating his administration’s commitment to educational transformation at all levels, promised to continue to support UNIOSUN to make it the preferred university through funding under available resources and appointment of quality officials that will deliver university governance for excellent service delivery.
Six suspected kidnappers arrested in Adamawa
The Adamawa State Police Command has arrested six suspected kidnappers who attacked Ngurore police station in Yola-South and kidnapped a nursing l mother.
NAN reports that the incident occurred on Oct.10 and the victims were rescued.
The Commissioner of Police in the State, Mr Mohammed Barde disclosed this during a courtesy visit by the Adamawa Police Community Relations Committee (PCRC) on Thursday in Yola.
He said that the command was ready to deal with any kidnapping, armed robbery and other criminal activities in the State.
Barde called for continued support of the committee by providing useful information to the police to ensure peace and security across the 21 Local Government Areas of the state.
He assured them that such information would be treated with confidentiality.
The commissioner advised the PCRC to remain united in the discharge of their duties and discouraged them from having different factions.
BREAKING: Nnamdi Kanu: IPOB gives conditions to dialogue with Buhari govt
The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, on Thursday gave the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government conditions for dialogue.
IPOB’s spokesman, Emma Powerful said the group would listen to the Federal Government when its leader, Nnamdi Kanu is released unconditionally.
Powerful also noted that the Federal Government should set a date for the referendum of Biafra.
In a statement he signed, Powerful insisted that Kanu committed no crime to warrant being arrested and prosecuted.
He maintained that Kanu should not be detained while terrorists are roaming the streets freely.
According to Powerful: “Our leader Mazi Nnamdi Kanu committed no crime to deserve persecution by the federal government that is openly hobnobbing with real terrorists and Fulani bandits but crushing peaceful agitators.
“We demand unconditional release of our Leader. He should not be in detention while real terrorists and mass murderers are parading freely on the streets.
“Nigeria government should prepare a date for the referendum on Biafra for people to decide where to stay either in Biafra or Nigeria.Those who want to sabotage Biafra freedom should wait for the referendum date.
“IPOB demands nothing other than unconditional release of our great leader, Mazi Nnamdi KANU, and a date for the Biafra referendum.
“We are not interested in any dialogue unless our Leader, Mazi Nnamdi KANU is released before we can sit with anybody for discussion.”
Sex tape: Nobody is holy, even Tiwa Savage – Reality Tv star, Ka3na
Reality Tv star, Ka3na Jones has opined that nobody no matter how perfect their life seem to be, is holier than another.
Ka3na made this known in a post via her Instagram account while reacting to the recently released alleged sex tape of Nigerian singer, Tiwa Savage and her boyfriend.
She further noted that nobody is perfect, be it man or woman, adding that the difference is that some are been captured on camera while some do theirs behind the scenes.
“I hope y’all have seen that nobody is holier than another.
“Be It African bad girl or Big Brother Naija housemates. A woman is a woman; the difference is that some people’s dirty doings haven’t been captured on camera. Nobody holy pass,” she wrote.
Recall that ka3na was criticized and dragged online after she had sex with Praise while at the Big Brother house.
She also claimed that Praise didn’t even last for 5 seconds after things turned sour between them.
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