The Centre for Degree and Professional Programmes (CDPP) of Kwara State College of Arabic and Islamic Legal Studies(CAILS), Ilorin organized the Passing out Parade (POP) and graduation ceremony for Nigerian Air force Officers and other uniformed personnel including civilian students following the completion of their Imamship Training programme held on Friday 1st December, 2023 at the College Lecture Hall.
It was a beautiful ceremony marked with lots of interesting activities such as recitation from the Glorious Qura'an by a student, Abdulrauf Abdullahi from School of Law and Auwalu Ibrahim (Graduand).
The opening speech delivered by Imamship Coordinator Dr. Issa Abdulraman Abdulrauf. He remarked that the Passing Out Parade ceremony was a remarkable event, showcasing the College’s commitment to academic excellence and spirituality. He stated the importance of the programme and its relevance to the societies. He congratulated the graduating students and appreciated the College Management for the support towards the development of the Programme accordingly.
The ceremony gathered large number of Staff. In attendance are the Management Team led by the Ag. Provost, Dr. Sa'ad Hadi, Deputy Provost Academic, Bar. Adam Toyin Jamiu, Registrar, Mallam Afolabi Suleiman (MNIM), Bursar, Mrs. Abdullahi Abiodun Salwa, College Librarian, Mrs. Laaro Dolapo Medinat, Director of Centre for Degree and Professional Programme, Mallam AbdulKadir Imam (Agbarigidomon) among others.
The Director Centre for Degree and Professional Programmes presented the graduating students to the Ag. Provost who presented the Certificates to the Graduands accordingly.
The 2023 graduating students included the followings:
Air force Officers:
- Muhammad Abba Abubakar, Yobe State, AFCS Bauch Unit.
- Isah Abdulaziz, Niger State, 407ACTG Kanji Unit.
- Hussaini Suleiman, Bauchi, 15BSG Makurdi Unit.
- Badamasi Abubakar Yusuf, Nasarawa State, 305 SMG Unit.
- Auwalu Ibrahim, Kano State 301CG Sokoto Unit.
- Sani Kailani Muhammad , Kaduna State, 103STG Yola Unit.
- Adamu Muhammad Bello, Yobe State 413EPG Unit.
- Suleiman Bola Kazeem, Ilorin, Kwara CAILS,
The Ag. Provost remarked that "the certificates given to the graduates and recognition of outstanding students are testament to the College's dedication to nurturing students’ academic and personal growth as well as providing quality education to its students.
He congratulated the graduating class of 2023 and wish them best in their future endeavours.