The Dean, Students’ Affairs, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Prof Stan Udedi, has advised the newly-elected Students’ Union Government officials of the university to maintain the good name and reputation of the institution in all their dealings.
He made this known during the leadership training and inauguration ceremony of the SUG officials.
Prof Udedi said the essence of the training was to enlighten them on how to produce functional, dedicated, focused and vibrant students’ union government in UNIZIK.
He added that the training will also enable the students to be fully armed for the task ahead. He expressed hope that the new executive members will propel the image of UNIZIK to an enviable height.
The Vice-Chancellor, Prof J. E Ahaneku, congratulated the newly elected SUG and advised them to emulate Zik of Africa whom the university is named after as their role model so as to enable them attain leadership by excellence.
The Vice-Chancellor, who spoke on visionary leadership, encouraged them to set targets for themselves, be focused and determined so as to succeed as good leaders. He reiterated that their humility, honesty, respect, and endurance will be tested.
Prof Ahaneku acquainted them that they are primarily here to realise their ambition and carrier for better citizens in life.
He also promised them of his maximum support for the smooth running of their government.