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Crescent University Abeokuta Honors Gobir With Doctorate Degree in Business Administration

Abeokuta, Nigeria - In a remarkable ceremony held on Saturday, October 14th, 2023, Crescent University Abeokuta bestowed the honorary degree of Doctor of Science (DSc Honoris causa) in Business Administration upon the esteemed Alhaji Waziri Yakubu Gobir. The event marked the university's 15th convocation, which also celebrated the awarding of first and master's degrees, diplomas, certificates, prizes, and other honorary degrees.

Held at Crescent University's campus in Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria, the prestigious event was attended by distinguished guests, faculty members, students, and their families. Professor Ibraheem Gbajabiamila, Vice Chancellor of Crescent University, presided over the convocation and delivered a heartfelt speech emphasizing the occasion's significance.

Alhaji Gobir, also known as the Waziri Hausa and highly regarded in the business world, received the honorary degree in recognition of his exceptional contributions to the field of Business Administration. His impressive achievements, unwavering dedication, and profound impact on various sectors of the economy have made him an inspiring role model for budding entrepreneurs and business leaders.

Crescent University Abeokuta, founded by the late Judge Bola Ajibola, SAN, CFR, has consistently strived to promote academic excellence, innovation, and ethical leadership. The conferment of honorary degrees serves as a testament to the university's commitment to acknowledging individuals who have made significant contributions to society through their exceptional accomplishments and exemplary character.

The convocation ceremony was an exuberant event, where graduates from diverse disciplines proudly received their degrees, diplomas, and certificates, symbolizing the culmination of years of hard work and dedication. The occasion also provided a platform for the university community to celebrate the academic achievements and future prospects of its talented students.

Crescent University Abeokuta continues to flourish as a leading institution in Nigeria, providing quality education and nurturing the next generation of leaders. The university's dedication to excellence, combined with its commitment to recognizing remarkable individuals like the Madawaki of Ilorin, Alhaji Waziri Yakubu Gobir, ensures that it remains a beacon of knowledge, inspiration, and opportunity for students and society at large.

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