The Visitor and Founder of Ritman University, Ikot Ekpene, Senator Emmanuel Ibok Essien has commended Pastor Umo Eno for his contributions to the growth of the University.
The commendation is contained in Senator Essien’s address at the 2nd and 3rd combined convocation of the University held today, April 2, 2022 at the University Main Campus in Ikot Ekpene.
He described Pastor Eno as one of the first persons who registered his ward in the University and was conscripted to serve in the Development Committee of the institution, adding that he has made meaningful contributions and impact on the school’s development.
In a goodwill message, Governor Udom Emmanuel saluted the management of Ritman University for contributing to educational development in the State and lauded Pastor Umo Eno, PDP governorship hopeful in the next election, for his love for education.
The Governor, represented by his Deputy, Mr. Moses Ekpo, expressed optimism that with Pastor Eno as Governor in 2023, investments of the present administration in the educational sector would be furthered.
Speaking to journalists shortly after the event, Pastor Eno encouraged students to take their studies more serious adding that education remains the key to success.
He commended the graduating students, especially the first class graduates for their outstanding performance, and urged them to maintain the reading culture and remain good ambassadors of the institution.
As an expression of his delight, the seassoned entrepreneur presented cash prices to the best graduating students in each level.