Unilorin SU holds Convergence 2019
The Student Union of the University of Ilorin held her 2019 convergence on the 16th of January, 2019 at the main auditorium.
The Students’ Union Vice President delivered the opening speech on behalf of the President.
As requested by the guest speaker and former Minister of Sports and Youth Development; Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, the audience gave a minute silence as an honour in remembrance for the Armed Forces.
The guest speaker admonished that youths should not commit suicide as they all had a capability of innovation.
He further pledged 1,000 dollars to any student that could produce any original historical essay on any part of Nigeria’s history.
The speaker expressed his joy toward the management for the such programme despite the ongoing ASUU strike in other institutions.
The convergence had a panelist section with Mr. Shobowale (Eminent), Mr. Seun Awogbele, Miss Zuliyat and Miss Yahaya Munirat on career, business, academics and others talks.
The SU president, Mr Animashaun comended the efforts and supports from the executives.
Other dignitaries were the Vice Chancellor represented by the DVC Administration, the Dean of Student Affairs represented by the sub-Dean and the Senate Council.