The African University of Science and Technology (AUST), in conjunction with The Centre for PanAfrican and Peace Studies (CePAPS) organized a ceremony to Commemorate African Day on the institutions campus.Advertisement
The ceremony was held on the 23rd of May 2023 in Abuja to promote and showcase the continents rich heritage and its potential for growth in the world.
The event which was streamed virtually took place at the universitys campus in Abuja and and it attracted over 200 participants from diverse backgrounds, including esteemed guests, scholars, students and experts.Advertisement
The Universitys Acting President, Prof.
Chudi Uwazurike, Director of CePAPS, also affirmed the the centers commitment and passion in contributing to the growth and development of the African continent in accordance to the African Unions 2063 agenda.Advertisement
He reiterated the need for collective intellectual and practical dedication to realize Africas potential as one of the worlds largest economic blocs
The event featured captivating lectures by distinguished speakers.
Onwualu, welcomed all invited guests and expressed sincere gratitude for their presence and active engagement during the Africa Day event.
He laid emphasis to the Africas rich heritage and its significance as a beacon of great civilization among other continents of the world.Advertisement
He highlighted AUSTs impact in upholding the significance of the continent with its staff strength and students comprising of students from different nations of the continent.
Similarly, while addressing the gathering, Prof.