The 6th Alex Ekweme Federal University, Ndufu Alike, AE-FUNAI Convention Lecture took place at the Abubakar Adamu Rasheed Hall of the campus in Monday 13 December, 2021.
The occasion also turned out to be a day of honour and felicitations for the Alake.
Speakers took turns to congratulate Oba Adedotun Gbadebo not only for the His Majesty’s excellent leadership of the Varsity Family as the Chancellor of FUNAI, but also for his celebration of the 16th Coronation Anniversary on the Throne.
In her Appreciation Remarks at the end of the Convocation Lecture, the Registrar, said that the entire FUNAI Community celebrated the Egba Apex Monarch for his proverbial excellent mentorship roles in that institution.
She said that the FUNAI had been a direct beneficiary of his wisdom.
The Vice Chancellor of the AE-FUNAI, Professor Sunday Oge Elom has been speaking on the stabilising roles the Alake has been playing in the development and growth of the university.
Welcoming the Alake and his entourage to the Chancellor’s Night, at the Osborne Hotel Abakaliki on Monday evening, Professor Sunday Oge Elom, described Oba Adedotun Gbadebo as a consistent best leader, whose leadership had impacted positively on all facets of the institution.
The Vice Chancellor said that the Alake as the Chancellor of FUNAI, was a Best Thing to have happened to FUNAI Family.
At the Chancellor’s Night, the Alake was treated to Cultural Dance Displays, including Yoruba; Christmas Carols and other entertaining activities.
Present at the occasion were the Pro Chancellor, the NUC Representative, the Vice Chancellor’s wife and the Registrar.
Alake’s entourage at the occasion, comprises Balogun Sikirullah Atobatele, Baagbimo Akanni Akinwale, Ambassador Toye Okanlawon, Bantun Kehinde Sofenwa, Asiwaju Baamofin Rotimi Oduntan, and Aare Baaroyin Layi Labode