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CONVOCATION, eccles. law. This word literally signifies called together. The assembly of the representatives of the clergy. As to the powers of convocations, see Shelf. on M. & D. 23., See Court of Convocation.

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RENOWNED historian, Professor Toyin Falola; Alake of Egba land, Oba Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo, and banker, entrepreneur and philanthropist, Mr Aigboje Aig-Imokhuede, will be conferred with the honorary doctoral degree of the Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State, during the institution's 27th convocation ceremonies 2016/2017 session.
He said the convocation ceremony would be historical, first, for graduating the largest number of students at the same time in the history of university education in Nigeria.
Addressing the convocation, Dr Lateef said this day was significant for parents as well whose dream had come true by seeing their children in a doctor's white coat.
Brown II, former Liberia's Permanent Representative to the UN and former information Minister is the Speaker of the 11th Commencement Convocation of the University's Associate Program, Mr.
He expressed determination that in this Convocation 2019,
Cabinet Minister, Madan Kaushik, while delivering the convocation speech, said: "These officers are entering the service at a time when the sector is facing multiple challenges and requires great skill and devotion to rise to the expectation of their countrymen".
In the same vein, he averred that the late Alhaji Abdullahi Mohammed Wamakko, who represented Wamakko and Kware Federal Constituency had attracted the total rehabilitation project of the University's internal roads, from the Main gate to the Convocation Square, from the Federal Roads Maintenance Agency ( FERMA).
ABBOTTABAD -- As many as 1,482 students from six faculties were conferred degrees as the Abbottabad Campus of COMSATS University Islamabad held two convocations back to back on Monday.
Farkhanda Zia, Vice President Female Campus also addressed the ceremony and congratulated all participants on successful arrangement of convocation. She said that total number of female graduates was more than male students and it was an encouraging aspects.
The minister said this while addressing the 8th convocation of Daffodil International University (DIU) on the university's permanent campus at Ashulia of Savar on Wednesday.
JAMSHORO -- SU is all set for holding academic convocation 2016 on Sunday, March 9, 2019 at 2:00 pm at Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Convention Centre at the Varsity's main Allama II Kazi Campus at Jamshoro.