All is now set as Obafemi Awolowo University Muslim Graduates’ Association (UNIFEMGA) will on Saturday Feb. 10 celebrate 31 of its most distinguished members for their remarkable achievements and significant contributions to the growth of the Association.
In a statement from the National Secretariat of UNIFEMGA, the annual 14th edition of the award ceremony will take place at Bovina-View Hotel, Ilorin, Kwara State.
UNIFEMGA, comprised Muslim graduates from the erstwhile University of Ife, now Obafemi Awolowo University in Ile-Ife, Osun State, aimed to recognize and honor its standout members.
The event will also feature a lecture entitled “Restoring the Trust & Confidence of Nigerians in their Leaders” to be delivered by Justice Salihu Oloruntoyin Muhammed, a retired grand QAADI of Kwara-State Shariah Court of Appeal while Mr. Abeni O. Muhammed (SAN) will preside over the event as the Chairman.
Among the distinguished honorees are Prof. Yusuf Laolu Ali (SAN), a Professor of Practice at Federal University of Oye-Ekiti, Justice Fatimah Adejoke Sodemade, a Judge of the High Court in Osun State, Mr. Adetunji Kamardeen Bakare, the OAU Registrar, Alhaji Hakeem Toyin Salami, Permanent Secretary in the Oyo State Civil Service, and Professor Mrs. Lateefa Moyosore-Oluwa Durosinmi.
Speaking on the choice of the honourees, Alhaji AbdulFattah Olanlege, the National President, said that the individuals being honored were meticulously selected for their outstanding accomplishments across various domains of human endeavours.
“We are delighted to celebrate these 31 distinguished members who have not only excelled in their chosen fields but have also made significant contributions to the growth and development of UNIFEMGA,” Olanlege said.
“Their achievements serve as an inspiration to all our members and showcase the immense potential of our association.”
The UNIFEMGA Honors Day since inception has celebrated over 200 personalities who had distinguished themselves.
It is expected to attract a large gathering of dignitaries, academics, professionals, and members of the Muslim community.
The event will also be streamed live to enable members from all over the world to participate.
“For more information about UNIFEMGA, please visit the association’s website at www.unifemga.org.
“We look forward to celebrating with you at the 2024 UNIFEMGA Honors Day”a statement said.