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UNIBEN alumni to hold excellence award

By Idara Akaniyene
19 November 2021   |   2:39 am
The University of Benin Alumni Association (UBAA), Lagos Branch, holds its Award of Excellence and Dinner at 2.00 p.m. on Sunday, December 5, 2021 at Sheraton Hotels & Towers, Ikeja, Lagos.

The University of Benin Alumni Association (UBAA), Lagos Branch, holds its Award of Excellence and Dinner at 2.00 p.m. on Sunday, December 5, 2021 at Sheraton Hotels & Towers, Ikeja, Lagos.

A statement signed by the Branch Chairman, Stephen Onojomete and Secretary, David Osiezagha, said the event would be chaired by Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer (MD/CEO) of Point Engineering Ltd., George Okoyo.

A keynote address will be delivered by Lagos State Commissioner for Budget and Economic Planning, Sam Egube. The university’s Vice Chancellor, Prof. Lilian Salami, is the Special Guest of Honour, while North-West Petroleum Limited’s MD/CEO, Mrs. Winifred Akpani, is Mother of the Day.

Other patrons expected include Chief Paul Osogbe Enebeli, Chief Oma Richard Ahonaruogho (SAN) and Senator Matthew Urhogide while some former students who have excelled in their professions and contributed to national development and UBAA’s growth will be honoured.

They include Minister of State for Environment, Sharon Ikeazor; MD/CEO Globus Bank Plc., Elias Igbinakenzua and Dr. Kemi Pinheiro, FCIArb, SAN.
Others are Abubakar Yesufu, Chairman, League of Patriotic Lawyers; Japhet Ogor and Obehi Okosun, MD/CEO, Cambridge Broadband Networks (Africa) Ltd; Pastor (Mrs.) Funmi Ayo-Odugbesan; Franklin Erebor, Group Director, UBA PLC; Hon. Pharm Victor Ofobrukueta; Engr. Osaheni Jeffery Olaye; Chris Enuma, GM, TotalEnergies; Tunde Ekpekurede, MD/CEO, London HRPS LTD; Group Captain Anselm Osasuyi and Mrs. Lara Adelusi.