President of Maryam Abacha American University of Niger (MAAUN) Prof. Adamu Abubakar-Gwarzo has charged graduands of the university to be of good conduct and represent the university positively anywhere they find themselves.
Gwarzo gave the charge at the Class 2018 graduation dinner and award night held in Kano
He said the charge became necessary in order to promote and protect the good name and reputation which the university had established since it was established.
“don’t think you will face any challenge in Nigeria and anywhere you may find yourselves because you are the best in Africa.
“Iam particularly proud of students of laboratory science because the department recorded 99 per cent success in their examinations, “ The Institution’s president said.
The dinner and award night which was organised by the management of the institution honoured 280 full time graduands from different parts of the country including Niger Republic
Abubakar Gwarzo also urged Nursing students to study hard as the Council examination will soon be conducted in Abuja.
He expressed optimism that the students would come out with flying colour after the examination as they had undergone regourous training during their stay in the university.
According to him, the students of the university had acquired what he described as internationalisation skills in view of fact they had interacted with different people from different socio-cultural backgrounds.
He, however, called on the students to be innovative with a view to be self-reliant and employers of labour, while thanking lecturers for their relentless efforts in the development of the institution.
One of the female graduands, who was full of joy thanked the management of the institution for the knowledge impacted on them urged parents to invest in the education of girl-child.
Highlight of the dinner was the launching of a book written by one of lecturers of the University, Dr Abdullahi Abdulsalam ned “Studies on Biogas Purification” which was launched by the President at the sum of N20 million.
The university is the first English university in Niger Republic.