PAU names school of science and technology after Ohiwerei
The Pan-Atlantic University (PAU) has named its School of Science and Technology (SST) building after former managing director, Nigerian Breweries Plc, Felix Ohiwerei.
PAU vice chancellor, Prof. Juan Elegido, said the newly built state-of-the-art edifice was named after Ohiwerei for his contribution to the development of education in Nigeria and service to humanity.
Elegido further explained that the SST would contribute to nurturing the requisite manpower needed to boost industrialisation, which would consequently impact the nation’s economy.
Chairman, Nigerian Breweries Plc, Chief Kolawole Jamodu, described the naming of the edifice after Ohiwerei as an honour well-deserved, given his passion and contribution towards the advancement of education in Nigeria.
Chairman, Nigerian Breweries Felix Ohiwerei Education Trust Fund and Managing Director, Nigerian Breweries Plc, Hans Essaadi, lauded PAU management for the honour done to the former managing director.
Essaadi noted that the company, through the Nigerian Breweries/Felix Ohiwerei Education Trust Fund is honoured to partner with the institution on its mission to raise today’s students into future world-class leaders.
In his acceptance speech, Ohiwerei lauded the school management for the honour, while expressing optimism that the products of the institution would not only excel in character but also become blessings to mankind.