Former Governor Peter Ob at 60
Chrisland University's Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Mrs. Chinedum Peace Babalola, FAS, on behalf of the Chancellor/Chairman of BOT, High ChiefDr. Mrs. Winifred Awosika, OON, the Pro-Chancellor, Distinguished Professor Ayodeji Olukoju, FNAL, Members of the BOT, Governing Council, Management, Staff and students rejoiced with the former Governor of Anambra State, His Excellency Dr. Peter Obi on his 60th birthday which he celebrated recently.
The Vice chancellor, in her message said the former Governor is a role model to Nigerian youths going by his success at a very young age in the corporate world and his unprecedented achievements during his tenure as the Executive Governor of Anambra State, which had remained a reference point in Nigeria and the world at large.
"Since you delivered our maiden Convocation Speech, with the theme: 'Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship: A Critical Intersection for Economic Development in Africa,' Our students have resolved to play at the global space and the University community has continued to expand its entrepreneurial journey. We are honoured and privileged to be associated with you." She stated.
Recall that CEOAFRICA reported Obi saying 'Don't "toe the lines of the previous leaders in the country", Peter Obi tells Nigerians youths' that was the former Governor Peter Obi's, statement when he delivered a Convocation Speech, on the theme 'Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship: A Critical Intersection for Economic Development in Africa,' on the 1st of November 2019 during the series of events that marked for the Maiden Convocation of Chrisland University, Abeokuta.