By Ebi Kesiena
Cavendish University in Uganda has inaugurated Nigeria’s former President, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan as its Vice Chancellor.
The inauguration took place on Thursday during the 10th Graduation Ceremony of the University in Kampala, the nation’s capital.
In a post on his verified Facebook page, the former president said he performed his first official function at the graduation ceremony.
“I am pleased to have been formally inaugurated as the Chancellor of Cavendish University Uganda and to have performed my first official function in that capacity at the 10th Graduation Ceremony of the University today in Kampala, Uganda.
“I congratulate the new graduands and urge them to deploy their knowledge towards positively impacting people, building a community of reformers and improving the society”. He said.
Cavendish University was established in 2008 and is ranked as the 20th best university in Uganda.