The managing director and chief executive officer of the access bank Nigeria plc, MR. Herbert Nwigwe announced the offer of the appointment of the first 51 first class graduating student during the graduation ceremony of the university on saturday.


Herbert Wigwe who was among three other eminent Nigerians that were conferred with Honorary Doctorate degrees by the university during its 6th, 7th 8th and 9th combined convocation on saturday in Gombe said the bank will be willing to offer them appointment if they will accept the offer.

While speaking on behalf of other awardees, Herbert Wigwe who was conferred with honorary Doctorate Degree of administration commended the university for the remarkable achievements. In spite the security challenges in the sub-region just as he commended the state government for putting up remarkable infrastructure in the institution despite having little resources.

He also congratulated the graduands for the feat they achieved in their academics pursuit and assured them that with perseverance, they will have a great future ahead of them.


He said, a journey of a thousand miles begins with step,lt may take some of you several years after graduating to settle down through.

The other three eminent Nigerians who conferred with Honorary Doctorate degrees of Doctor of Administration were Amina Mohammed Deputy Secretary- general of the united nations, DR. Christopher Kolade who was conferred with doctors of letters and DR. Abubakar Shehu who double as the university chancellor of the university was conferred with doctor of administration .