Nollywood actress, Lizzy Anjorin was among the 5,809 students who graduated from the Olabisi Onabanjo University, Tuesday, January 31 2017. The highly successful thespian bagged a Bachelor of Science Degree, Bsc. in Transport Planning and Management.
Elated Lizzy who was celebrated by her family members and close associates was spotted among other graduating students, posing for shots.
Lizzy said, she had no regret graduating after her course mates left the university several years back. She was very happy to be back on the campus on a convocation day, having pursued her acting career and made it big.
According to the Head of Department for Transport and Management Planning, Dr. Cornelius Akanni, Lizy who was admitted in 2003 was jovial as a student and also dedicated. “Before she left the University, she has shown her career part. She showed her interest in acting before she left the University. We are proud of her. She is a no-nonsense person. She was a unionist and I was a unionist too. So, I understand her struggle to life.”
Speaking further, Dr. Akanni said, “During her time in the department, if there is any problem with her class, I will only ask them to call Lizzy for me. I was her lecturer then and I’m the HOD now. I know her academic abilities. My only advice for her is to enroll for her Master’s Degree programme.”
One of Lizzy’s former lecturers, Mr. Raji Bashir Adisa, while speaking on the Kofo Tinubu star said, “We call her Lizzy on campus. She has the leadership quality. Immediately she entered the University system, she was recognized in her ability to do lots of things. The leadership quality has always been in her. She wants to be the class representative. she wants to be the first to make photocopies. She wants to be in possession of all the course materials given to her class. She also has the interpersonal relation with both the teaching staff and her course mates. All lecturers in the department know her. Lizzy was a household name in the campus environment. We are always proud she is a product of this department. We also have shebaby as another celebrity in the department.”