Babcock University holds book fair
Babcock University, Ilishan Remo, Ogun State sets to hold its yearly book fair which is scheduled for Friday 29th, September 2017 on the University campus.
The Book Fair, which is packaged by Babcock Investment Group (BIG), will feature exhibition of books, publications and academic materials of various disciplines by scholars, publishers and major book merchants.
According to a statement by Dr. Thomas Egwuonwu, Executive Director, Operations, BIG, who said that Ogun State Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Mrs. Modupe Mujota, is expected as special guest of honour, while Mr. Rotimi Akinsanya, Chairmam, Ikene Local Government, will be the guest of honour.
President/Vice-Chancellor of Babcock University, Prof. Ademola Tayo, is the chief host of the event, which will be chaired by Prof Iheanyichukwu Okoro, Vice-President, Academics.
Egwuonwu added that the event is the university’s contribution to promoting reading culture, excellent scholarship, entrepreneurial orientation and sustenance of high standard of education nationwide.
The Book Fair, he said, was inspired by the Corporate Image statement of Babcock University which is: “A Centre of Excellence for Character Development and Scholarship, a Socially, Responsive, Responsible and Accountable Institution in Matters of Commitment and Action”.