The 11th Matriculation of Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu took place at the Justice Cordelia Chukwurah Convocation Arena, Thinker’s Corner Enugu on Saturday.
The celebration witnessed the matriculation of over 600 students into the five faculties of Law, Natural and Environmental Studies, Management and Social Sciences, Education and Arts.
The Vice Chancellor, Rev. Fr. Prof. Christian Anieke in his matriculation speech noted that the new students were pioneer students of the second decade of the University as the institution celebrated its 10 years of existence.
He challenged the students to do great as all they need for their studies has been provided and encouraged them to make the utmost use of the opportunities provided by the European business activates at the Ugwuomu Campus of the University.
Highlights of the event was the distribution of the funds raised to help students by Vice Chancellor for one day, Miss Scholastica Chinonso Ogodo, goodwill messages by Prof. Joseph, Chidobem, representing GOUNI Board of Trustees, Mr. Peter Mba, a member of the Governing Council, the Enugu State Commissioner for Education, Prof. Uche Eze, Barr. C. A. Ogbuabor, representing the Chief Justice of Enugu, Justice N. P. Emehelu, former Chief Judge of Anambra state Justice Phillip Umeadi, Chairman GOUNI Parents Forum, Chief Okafor and Jonathan Nsiobong, representing the matriculating students.
Present at the event was the Vice Chancellor, Tansian University, Anambra State, Prof. Eugene Nwadialor, Principal Officers of GOUNI, members of the GOUNI Alumni Association, parents, academic and non-academic staff of the University, parents and students.