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PROF. MICHAEL ONUU, ENGINEERING PHYSICIST, DELIVERS AE-FUNAI FIRST INAUGURAL LECTURE

PROF. MICHAEL ONUU, ENGINEERING PHYSICIST, DELIVERS AE-FUNAI FIRST INAUGURAL LECTURE

A university Don and an expert in Engineering Physics cum Director, Centre for Educational Services, Alex Ekwueme Federal University, Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State, Prof. Michael Onuu will on Thursday, 25th July, 2019, deliver first ever inaugural lecture of the university titled ENGINEERING PHYSICS: Reconstruction And Complementing Engineering For Greater Impact.

Senate Committee on Inaugural and Public Lectures chaired by Prof. Rosemary Ogochukwu Igbo has been working round the clock to ensure that this first- of- its-kind event is properly organized, well attended and remarkable. Realizing the importance of publicity and proper positioning for the event, Prof Igbo and her team visited head of PR/Information and his team to seek collaboration and support of the unit.

Prof Igbo charting with PRO during the courtesy call

While speaking to PRO, Prof. Igbo, stated that the lecture is not only the university affair; it is national and we are proud to showcase Prof. Onuu’s scholarship. She therefore called on different sectors of the society, academia, traditional rulers, staff and students within and outside to come prepared. She stated that Prof. Michael Onuu was chosen for the lecture for his academic antecedents and needs to be celebrated.

A member of the team, Dr. Makuochukwu Ojide, Director, Centre for Entrepreneurship and Employability (CEE), noted that expectations are high as the event promises sharing of knowledge and ideas to solve problems in the society, adding that the benefits have multiplier effects.

Dr. Ngozi Uduma, Head, Department of Mass Communication, opined that nothing short of a full hall is expected from participants because a lecturer who has ‘arrived’ in his intellectual contribution to the society will be talking.

Chris Akubuiro, Head, Public Relations/Information Unit, gladly thanked the team for their hard work so far and wished them success  while pledging the support and commitment of his unit to ensure that the epoch making upcoming event is effectively publicized.

Group photograph of Inaugural and public lecture committee and PR team

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