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A moment of praise indeed last Friday, just as Pan Atlantic University, PAU, a leading Nigerian private institution decided to name the School of Science And Technology after the former Managing Director, Nigerian Breweries Plc., Elder Felix Ohiwerei.
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A moment of praise indeed last Friday, just as Pan Atlantic University, PAU, a leading Nigerian private institution decided to name the School of Science And Technology after the former Managing Director, Nigerian Breweries Plc., Elder Felix Ohiwerei.

Speaking after he had been eulogized, most especially with his unbeatable records as a foremost business, boardroom guru, who painstakingly served with distinction for not less than 45 years before retiring in 2007.

L-R: Corporate Affairs Director, Nigerian Breweries Plc, Mrs. Sade Morgan; Chairman, NB Plc, Chief Kolawole Jamodu; Former Managing Director, NB Plc, Elder Felix Ohiwerei; Board Chairman of The Nigerian Breweries Felix Ohiwerei Education Trust Fund and Managing Director, NB Plc, Mr. Hans Essaadi; Vice-Chancellor, Pan-Atlantic University, Prof. Juan Elegido and Company Secretary/Legal Director, NB Plc, Uaboi Agbebaku during the official commissioning of Felix Ohiwerei Building, School of Science and Technology named after Elder Felix Ohiwerei, former NB Managing Director, held at the University campus in Ibeju Lekki, Lagos on Friday.

In his punchy remark during the grand commissioning of the project which happened at the varsity’s campus at Ibeju Lekki, Lagos on Friday, 19th November. Prof. stated that the new state-of-the-art building had to be named after the distinguished Ohiwerei, in full recognition of his Sterling contributions to the development of education in Nigeria, including service to humanity.

Juan Elegido further opined that the said school of Science and Technology will contribute in no small measure to strengthening the needed manpower, expediently needed in boosting industrialization. This he said will tell on the Nigerian economy and the varsity’s goal.

The Chairman, Nigerian Breweries Plc, Chief Kolawole Jamodu while speaking at the event opined that the honour accorded Ohiwerei is a well deserved one, given his unbeatable interest in the improvement and advancement of education in Nigeria.

“Apart from being an accomplished businessman, Director and one of the finest boardroom leaders in Nigeria, Felix Ohiwerei is also a solid Christian who is as passionate about his faith, as he is as passionate about education. And he has embraced both vocations with the same dedication and hardwork that made him stand out amongst his peers”, he said.

Also speaking at the event, the Chairman of the Nigerian Breweries Felix Ohiwerei Education Trust Fund and Managing Director, Nigerian Breweries Plc, Hans Essaadi expressed profound appreciation to management and staff of Pan-Atlantic University for graciously accepting to name the edifice after the company’s former Managing Director.

“On behalf of the management and staff of Nigerian Breweries, let me say how grateful we are to Elder Ohiwerei, for your leadership and your immense contributions to our great company. We are very proud of you and we wish you the very best in life, every day. It is our hope that the school will continue to provide the best quality education, comparable with international standards, to produce the next generation of future leaders”, he said.

While delivering his speech, the Ex-Managing Director of the Nigerian Breweries, Elder Felix Ohiwerei, traced all his life achievements to God. He also appreciated the management of the university, while also reckoning his great wife, who he positioned as a prayerful and truly supportive woman who made his pillar of support.

He was optimistic that the University’s products, most especially those of the school of science, would not only do well in character but be of value to mankind.

The event was attended by members of the board and faculty of the Pan Atlantic University, led by the Pro-Chancellor, Odein Ajumogobia, SAN, past Vice Chancellor, Prof. Albert Alos and incoming VC, Enase Okonedo, as well as friends and family of Elder Felix Ohiwerei, including former MTN Chairman, Dr. Pascal Dozie.

Just In: Pan Atlantic University Names School Of Science And Technology After Ex-Nigeria Breweries MD, Felix Ohiwerei

A moment of praise indeed last Friday, just as Pan Atlantic University, PAU, a leading Nigerian private institution decided to name the School of Science And Technology after the former Managing Director, Nigerian Breweries Plc., Elder Felix Ohiwerei.

Speaking after he had been eulogized, most especially with his unbeatable records as a foremost business, boardroom guru, who painstakingly served with distinction for not less than 45 years before retiring in 2007.

L-R: Corporate Affairs Director, Nigerian Breweries Plc, Mrs. Sade Morgan; Chairman, NB Plc, Chief Kolawole Jamodu; Former Managing Director, NB Plc, Elder Felix Ohiwerei; Board Chairman of The Nigerian Breweries Felix Ohiwerei Education Trust Fund and Managing Director, NB Plc, Mr. Hans Essaadi; Vice-Chancellor, Pan-Atlantic University, Prof. Juan Elegido and Company Secretary/Legal Director, NB Plc, Uaboi Agbebaku during the official commissioning of Felix Ohiwerei Building, School of Science and Technology named after Elder Felix Ohiwerei, former NB Managing Director, held at the University campus in Ibeju Lekki, Lagos on Friday.

In his punchy remark during the grand commissioning of the project which happened at the varsity’s campus at Ibeju Lekki, Lagos on Friday, 19th November. Prof. stated that the new state-of-the-art building had to be named after the distinguished Ohiwerei, in full recognition of his Sterling contributions to the development of education in Nigeria, including service to humanity.

Juan Elegido further opined that the said school of Science and Technology will contribute in no small measure to strengthening the needed manpower, expediently needed in boosting industrialization. This he said will tell on the Nigerian economy and the varsity’s goal.

The Chairman, Nigerian Breweries Plc, Chief Kolawole Jamodu while speaking at the event opined that the honour accorded Ohiwerei is a well deserved one, given his unbeatable interest in the improvement and advancement of education in Nigeria.

“Apart from being an accomplished businessman, Director and one of the finest boardroom leaders in Nigeria, Felix Ohiwerei is also a solid Christian who is as passionate about his faith, as he is as passionate about education. And he has embraced both vocations with the same dedication and hardwork that made him stand out amongst his peers”, he said.

Also speaking at the event, the Chairman of the Nigerian Breweries Felix Ohiwerei Education Trust Fund and Managing Director, Nigerian Breweries Plc, Hans Essaadi expressed profound appreciation to management and staff of Pan-Atlantic University for graciously accepting to name the edifice after the company’s former Managing Director.

“On behalf of the management and staff of Nigerian Breweries, let me say how grateful we are to Elder Ohiwerei, for your leadership and your immense contributions to our great company. We are very proud of you and we wish you the very best in life, every day. It is our hope that the school will continue to provide the best quality education, comparable with international standards, to produce the next generation of future leaders”, he said.

While delivering his speech, the Ex-Managing Director of the Nigerian Breweries, Elder Felix Ohiwerei, traced all his life achievements to God. He also appreciated the management of the university, while also reckoning his great wife, who he positioned as a prayerful and truly supportive woman who made his pillar of support.

He was optimistic that the University’s products, most especially those of the school of science, would not only do well in character but be of value to mankind.

The event was attended by members of the board and faculty of the Pan Atlantic University, led by the Pro-Chancellor, Odein Ajumogobia, SAN, past Vice Chancellor, Prof. Albert Alos and incoming VC, Enase Okonedo, as well as friends and family of Elder Felix Ohiwerei, including former MTN Chairman, Dr. Pascal Dozie.

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