Oko-Irese, Kwara State, Nigeria,
August 02, 2023
In a remarkable display of gratitude and recognition, Engr. Dr. J.B.O Adewumi, the esteemed founder of Thomas Adewumi University felicitated deserving staff members with prestigious certificate and awards during a grand dinner party held to commemorate the one year anniversary of the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Francisca Oladipo. The event, held at the University cafeteria last night was a memorable celebration of achievements and dedication to excellence.
Engr. Dr. Johnson Adewumi, renowned for his visionary leadership and commitment to education, used the occasion to express his heartfelt gratitude to the university's staff for their unwavering support and dedication in upholding the institution's ethos of academic brilliance, innovation, and integrity. He also appreciated the individuals who have gone above and beyond to make a positive impact on the university's development and overall academic excellence. Addressing the gathering, he stated, "This university is a testament to the collective effort of each and every staff member who has poured their heart and soul into its development. It gives me immense pleasure to honour those who have consistently gone above and beyond in fulfilling our shared mission of imparting knowledge and transforming lives."
The award ceremony was a highlight of the evening, where outstanding faculty and administrative members were recognized for their exceptional contributions across various domains. During the event, plaque and certificates were presented to deserving staff members across various categories, including teaching excellence, research, administration, innovation, and community service. The certificates were presented in different categories, reflecting the diverse roles that collectively shape the success and growth of the university.
The atmosphere was filled with an air of gratitude and celebration as the awardees' colleagues and friends cheered them on for their well-deserved recognition. The sense of camaraderie among the staff was palpable, reflecting the positive work environment fostered by Engr. Dr. J.B.O Adewumi. In his closing remarks, he emphasized the university's commitment to fostering a culture of appreciation and support for its employees. He stated that the success of the institution was not solely dependent on infrastructural development but equally, if not more, on the dedication of the staff. "Without our exceptional staff, Thomas Adewumi University would not be the esteemed institution it is today," Dr. Adewumi said. "I extend my deepest gratitude to each one of you for your unwavering commitment to our mission and vision. Your dedication is the bedrock of this university's success."
The event was attended by dignitaries, faculty members, students, and administrative staff, all gathered to celebrate the remarkable journey of the university's Vice Chancellor, who has led with an indomitable spirit and a clear vision for academic excellence. As Thomas Adewumi University continues to stand as a beacon of knowledge and innovation under the visionary leadership of Engr. Dr. J.B.O Adewumi, the anniversary dinner party served as a testament to the university's commitment to nurturing talent, fostering intellectual growth, and honoring those who contribute tirelessly to its success.