No fewer than 9,204 students were officially admitted into various academic programes of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) during the matriculation ceremony for 2017/2018 academic session held on Friday.
Speakin at the event, the Vice-Chancellor of the university, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, congratulated the students for their success in enrolling into the university.
He urged them to stay off drugs, robbery and any other vices capable of compromising their stay in the institution and ruining their future career.
“I want to admonish you all to stay focused; take your academics seriously in order to graduate peacefully as and when due.
“You must all carry yourselves well; eschew all forms of violence by staying away from bad gangs.
“Always be of good behaviour so as to prove a worthy ambassador of this great university and a pride to your parents and the society in general,’’ he said. (NAN)