ABOUT 6297 graduates were awarded first degree certificates by the Anambra State University, (ANSU), Uli, at the third convocation of the institution held at the main campus, Uli, over the weekend.
Addressing the graduates and students at the ceremony attended by Governor Peter Obi, top government officials among other dignitaries, the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Fidelis U. Okafor, commended them for successfully completing their studies for the 2008/2009 and 2009/2010 academic sessions.
He charged them to be good ambassadors of the university, and engage in honest and meaningful activity aimed at sustaining themselves.
The VC commended them for recording high level of success despite the challenges experienced while studying in Nigerian higher institutions.
He also announced the conferment of honorary doctorate degrees of ANSU to the following eminent personalities: the Prime Minister of Belze, Dr Dean Barrow (D.Litt), Dr Ben Nwazojie (SAN) who bagged (LLD), and Chief Emma Bishop Okonkwo (DBA)