Lira University holds its first graduation ceremony
Yesterday Lira town was rocked with jubilation and ululations as Lira University held its first-ever graduation ceremony.
The Head of State, His Excellency Yoweri Kaguta Museveni was present. He went ahead to install Chief Justice Emeritus Dr. Benjamin Odoki as the Chancellor and Prof. Dr. Jasper Ogwal Okeng as the vice-chancellor of the relatively young institution. The state minister for higher education JK Muyingo also attended the colorful event.
The highly anticipated ceremony saw 192 students graduate in the disciplines of Science and Management. The president went ahead to pledge infrastructural development to enhance the development of the university.
“I will tarmac the road to the university and all roads in the university vicinity,” remarked H.E Yoweri Museveni.
We congratulate all graduands and wish them the best in the job market.