BABALAKIN WANTS ACADEMIC IN NATION GROWTH.

The Pro-Chancellor and chairman Government council , the University of Lagos Dr. Wale Babalakin [SAN]., says it will take the intervention of the intelligentsia to change the fortune of the nation.

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Babalakin, who said this during the UNILAG 49th convocation ceremony, urged the graduating students  not to shy away from public affairs but to be; involved and contribute their quota to nation buildings.

A statement on Sunday quoted him as; urging the graduates to aspire beyond making a living , while declaring that they; intelligentsia in the country had become endangered species.

The Nigerian intelligentsia has largely lost out in the battle for Nigeria.

Today I’m making a clarion call to you all that is not sufficient to earn a living.

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It is more important to participate in the deAFor having the courage to pursue a subsequent degree,yo have already shown clearly that you intend to be part of the intelligentsia, but it shouldn’t end there.

 

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