The Prestigious Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, wishes to invite the General Public to its 39th Convocation Ceremony schedule to hold on Friday 25th November and Saturday, 26th November 2016.
Special Guest of Honor:
His Excellency, The President & Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Federeal Republic of Nigeria. President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR
His Excellency the Executive Governor, Kaduna State, Mal. Nasiru El-Rufa’I, OFR,
Royal Father of the Day
His Highness, Emir of Zazzau, Alhaji (Dr) Shehu Idriss,CFR
The Vice Chancellor, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Professor Ibrahim Garba, FNMGS
Day one of the Ceremony Friday 25th November, 2016 will start with the Convercation Lecture, to be delivered by the Lead Exterior Designer, General Motors, USA. Jelani Aliyu, with the Theme: Innovation: Key to Economic Groth & Development. At the Assembly Hall, Main Campus Samaru Zaria by 3:00pm prompt.
Chairman of the Event: his Majesty, Obi of Onisha, Chancellor, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Nnaemeka Achebe, CFR.
Day Two of the Ceremony 26th November 2016 will host the Conferment of First Degrees, Post Graduates Diplomas and Higher Degrees at the Mamman Gwantagora Square, Samaru Main Campus by 10:00am prompt
All graduants of the 2015/2016 are to collect their gowns from Monday 20th November to Friday 25th November, 2016
First Degree holders are to collect their gowns from their Faculty Officers upon the payment of N500 to ABU Micro Finance Bank, both Samaru and Kongo Campuses
For Post Graduates, they are to collect upon the payment of N1000 at the Micro Finance Bank, from the School of Post Graduate Studies, and graduants of the PG programme who wish to own the academic Gowns can purcase them at the price of N65 to be paid at the cash office, Grown Floor, Sanate Building Main Samsup Samaru.
All graduants are to assemble at their designated Faculty stands by 7:00 am prompt for the procession
Announcer: Mal Abdullahi Ahmed Kundila, Registrar, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria