Lux Mundi University,Umuahia Receives Commendations from Stakeholders

...as it is unveiled as light to the society and the world

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A call has gone to the government, philanthropists ,traditional rulers ,religious heads and parents to patronize the first strategically located University , Lux Mundi in the capital city ,Umuahia .

The founder,of LUX MUNDI UNIVERSITY, UMUAHIA, Prof. Gabriel Okenwa
made this call at a Press briefing to commemorate the official commencement of the university.

Prof. Okenwa who doubles as the Chairman of Council and Pro-Chancellor
of the university thanked God
for the great feat, and expressed optimism that the University will do great things in the educational sector in Abia and Nigeria in general.

The Pro chancellor stated that the city of Umuahia has finally joined the ivory league state capitals with a full university status and added that
Lux Mundi University will not be all about theory but will put emphasis on skills acquisition.

He reiterated that his belief in education spurred him to invest in it because “The value for education cannot be underestimated.

He said that what the school is taking off with is unprecedented “through excellent academic, entrepreneurial and moral impact in the lives of students who will pass through the university.

Presently , the institution is offering many courses including; Faculty of Law – LLB Law, Faculty of Management Sciences – Business Administration and Entrepreneurship, Business Administration, Project Management, Entrepreneurship, Accountancy and Forensic Studies, Banking and Finance; Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences; English, English and Literary Studies , Economics , Economics and Developmental Studies , Political Science , Public Administration, Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution and International Relations and Diplomacy.

The Founder said the university is expected to introduce medicine and surgery and engineering courses for the 2024/2025 academic session.

Prof. Okenwa did not mince words when he told his life journey in the banking industry that led to the establishment of LUX MUNDI UNIVERSITY which literarily means Light To The World and chosen as a way of bringing light to the society.

The Pro-Chancellor maintained that the foreign partners have assured that after three years,the students of the school would finish up in USA if they so desire and promised that the foreign sponsorship that the university is expecting to get would be judiciously utilized by the qualified students without cutting corners.

A representative of the University ‘s Principal officers , Prof. Mbakwe added that the institution has come to change the academic trajectory and the future of education in abia state.

In their separate goodwill messages, the representative of the Catholic Bishop of Umuahia, Most Rev. Michael Ukpong, Rev. Father Henry Maduka, Bishop of Methodist Church, Umuahia Arch Diocese, Most Rev. Chibuzor Opoko, Bishop of Umuahia Anglican Communion, Most Revd. Geoffery Ibeabuchi , the Chairman of PFN, Rev. Chikezie Elekwa among other clergy men commended Prof. Okenwa
for establishment of the first private University to get approval to operate in his hometown, Isiama,Afara,Umuahia, the State capital, by the National Universities Commission (NUC).

The stakeholders restated the need for the management of the institution to maintain and not reduce the standard envisioned by the Founder,Prof. Gabriel Okenwa.

The clergy men with the help

of the traditional rulers officially dedicated the permanent site of the university to God and assured him of their corporate support to ensure the university succeeds.