The Sokoine University of Agriculture's Alumni sports and games (Convocation Bonanza) was held on Wednesday, 20th November 2019 at the main campus stadiums and the guest of honor was the Vice Chancellor , Prof. Raphael Chibunda.
Speaking at the event, Prof. Chibunda said that Sokoine University of Agriculture is one of the higher learning institutions in the world which embraces the culture of hosting the Graduation ceremony together with the Convocation.
"It is the culture of many Universities around the world to host two major events which are the graduation ceremony which is associated with the awarding of various academic qualifications and Convocation as a preparation for receiving the graduates" said Prof. Chibunda
The Vice-Chancellor added that SUA Convocation Sports Bonanza is part of building and strengthening relationships among the university staff and also to prepare for the Public Sectors sports bonanza which is expected to take place early in Mwanza.
The Secretary of SUA Convocation, Prof. Peter Gillah, who is also the SUA Deputy Vice-Chancellor (academic), explained the main purpose of the Bonanza being to build and strengthening relationships among staff at the campus.
The following images show the highlights of the event ...