By Nest Scribes
Over 370 students have today graduated during the 5th Africa Renewal University graduation ceremony in different professions that are offered at the Evergreen university freedom square.
The ceremony has seen off professionals at different academic levels; Masters, Degree, diploma and certificate in different professions like Theology and other Christian related courses and also in humanities and Business-like Social Works and Social administration, Business Administration, Child Development, Information Technology and several others.
Speaking at the event, Africa Renewal University Chancellor Rev. Peter Kasirivu, who is also the Senior Pastor of Gaba Community Church gave paramount advice to the graduates. In his commencement speech to the 5th congregation of graduates, he advised them to cease every opportunity that came their way.
“Dream big, because there is so much need around us, so much opportunity. For its only dreamers who see these opportunities, our God and our nation are longing for us to have such dreams’-Kasirivu advised
The ceremony was covered in great elation as the different graduands’ names were being read. This year’s graduation saw 13 first class graduates.
Mr. Lenny the National Director; Compassion Uganda, who also graced the ceremony as the Guest of Honour, encouraged the graduates to sow more and more even after harvest in their different professions, he further went ahead and challenged them saying in his commencement speech,
“You are going to be weighed by all kinds of people, but its my prayer that, you won’t be found wanting”-said Lenny
The University has just months back, on the 25th of January this year received its charter status while marking 16 years of existence and has since grown from a 30- student bible college to now a fully fledged University with over 1000 students.
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