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PHOTOS: Chrisland University organizes fun-filled Christmas Carol
 
By: Abara Blessing Oluchi
Fri, 22 Dec 2023   ||   Nigeria,
 

Chrisland University, Abeokuta, held its annual Carol lessons and thanksgiving on Wednesday, 20th December 2023.

Th carol which was held at the school premises, was themed "Rejoice Oh Favored One."

The program, which commenced at 4:30 pm, was filled with joy and inspiration as the glorious Chrisland University choir kicked off the event with their captivating songs, setting the mood right for adoration.

The event was anchored by Dolapo Akintoye and Samuel Akinnusi, who warmly welcomed the presence of esteemed dignitaries that graced the occasion.

Among the notable attendees were Rt. Rev. Prof. Andrew Olu Igenoza, Dr. Mrs. Akinhanmi, CEO of Dimmo Stores, and the Vice Chancellor of Chrisland University, who was ably represented by the Deputy Vice Chancellor, Professor Olatunde Faronbi and distinguished Parents.

Members of the governing council also joined the program via the internet, including the Chancellor, High Chief Dr. Mrs. Winifred Awosika, Pro Chancellor, Professor Ayodeji Elugbaju, Vice Chancellor, Professor Chinedum Peace Babalola, Professor Falaye, and Professor Bamgbose.

The program commenced with a reverent opening prayer led by the university chaplain, Rev'd. Juwon Onasanya. This was followed by a beautiful rendition of the university anthem, symbolizing pride and unity.

The Vice Chancellor's welcome address was delivered by Professor Olatunde Farombi, who read the lyrics of a hymn cherished by the VC.

In his goodwill message, he emphasized the significance of Jesus bringing light into our darkness and comfort into our troubles, urging everyone to enjoy the carol and carry the light of Jesus within them.

The Carol featured a variety of exciting activities, including classic and top-notch presentation of carol songs, spoken words, Markson Vocals, drama performances, special appearances, the Hallelujah Chorus, and Carol hymns.