The Prestigious Command Day Secondary School, Maxwell Khobe Cantonment, Rukuba, Jos, Plateau state (formerly Rukuba Military Cantonment) Old students association, Lagos state chapter is set to celebrate the 2022 reunion in grand style as they honour old teachers, students and distinguished personalities in various works of life this weekend.
Emmanuel Onyeme, Lagos Chapter Caretaker Committee Chairman said that among the cardinal objectives of Ex-Commandos Association of Command Day Secondary School Jos, is “giving back to our alma mater by executing projects with proceeds generated from the reunion/award ceremony”.
The Chairman also appealed to all old students popularly called Ex-Commandos to come out en masse and take part in the activities marking the reunion.
The activities include the visitation to Command Day Secondary School Ikeja, done on Friday 25th February, 2022 to speak with students in the Senior Secondary Class on career path, growth, motivation and presentation of gifts at the school assembly hall.
Thereafter, they proceeded to Oregun Juvenile Corrective Home to present gift items to them.
The chapter Chairman however pleaded with members to make the rest of the activities a success and eventful by trooping out more.
Thus, today, Saturday 26th February, 2022 by 10:00am the Reunion/Award Ceremony of the chapter will hold at the school assembly hall of Command Day Secondary School Ikeja, inside Ikeja Cantonment with presentation of awards to old teachers, students of the school and deserving Nigerians who have contributed immensely to humanity and the education sector.
The Publicity Secretary of the Association, Theresa Moses, in a statement said that the dress code for Saturday’s programme is the customized association reunion shirt on black jeans or trouser.
She enjoined all Ex-commandos at home and abroad to “actively take part in these activities as we seek to rejuvenate the CDSSJ tradition” in what has been planned as the biggest reunion celebration.
According to her all Ex-commandos across Nigeria and in diaspora are not left out of the celebration as they can watch the live streaming via zoom: Join Zoom Meeting
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She said “come let’s celebrate decades of dedication, commitment and providing priceless memories”.
The chairman of ceremony according to the statement is Dr. Oluwatosin Olatujoye, MD/CEO, Zylus Group International.
Special guest of honour; Major General M.I Augie, Commander, Nigeria Army Education Corps, Yaba, Lagos.
Chief Host; Lt. Col. T.J Abdullah, 9 Brigade Garrison Commander, Ikeja Cantonment, Lagos.
Special Guest; Col. I.O.Amah, Chief of Staff, 9 Brigade Command, Ikeja, Lagos.
Father of the Day; DC, Josephine Vumbut amongst other dignitaries.