Onikogbo Of Ikogbo, HRM Oba Engr. Nurudeen Osoja To Bag Honorary Doctorate Degree
The Onikogbo of Ikogbo land, HRM Oba Engr. Nurudeen Oluwadare Osoja is set to bag an honorary Doctorate degree from the prestigious European American University (EAU), Commonwealth of Dominica.
In a letter written to Oba Osoja by the Nigerian Coordinator of the University, Dr. Luke Okojie and leaked to VOA News Correspondent, the university is set to honour the highly revered monarch owning to his ‘outstanding achievements and contributions’ in the field of Engineering and Project Management. More so, his ‘humanitarian services in the advancement of humanity’ as a whole.
“As part of our program to encourage excellence and to acknowledge the contribution of respected and distinguished men and women worldwide, it has proposed through its Africa Operations Office, to confer Honorary Doctorate Degree to you for making outstanding contributions in the field of Engineering and Project Management. More so, Humanitarian Services in the advancement of humanity in general”.
Recall that Oba Nurudeen Osoja, who despite being an Oba, practises as a field Engineer. He is currently the Chairman/CEO, Deensat Technical Engineering Company Ltd, Civil Building and Infrastructure Firm in Lagos with head office located at 122, Ahmadu Bello way, Oduduwa House, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The event, which is billed to come up at the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Victoria Island, Lagos, on 19th of June, will have Oba Osoja and eight others being conferred with the Honorary Doctorate titles.
Other deserved awardees include; Wife of former CAN President in Nigeria, Ayo Oritsejafor, Pastor Mrs Helen Oritsejafor, Managing Director of Crown Resources Development Limited, Mr. Barny Adeku Ojiah, among five others.