The Department of Law at Northern University Bangladesh (NUB) held a graduation dinner for the graduates of the LLB(Hons) and LLB degree programmes.
Mr. Abu Saleh Md. Zahidul Haque, Secretary, Ministry of Law, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, was present as the Chief Guest while Dr. Richard Bales, Dean, Department of Law, Ohio Northern University, was present as the honourary Guest.
Dr. Abu Yousuf Md Abdullah, Chairman, Northern University Bangladesh Trust(NUBT), Prof. Dr. Anwarul Karim, Pro Vice Chancellor and noted Researcher on Lalon, NUB, Mr. Anwar Hussain, Treasurer, NUB, Lt. Col(Retd) Aqtedar Ahmed Siddiqui , Registrar, NUB, were also present as Special Guests.
The programme was conducted by Dr. AWM Abdul Haque, eminent Educationist and acting Vice Chancellor and Dean, Department of Law, NUB.
In his speech, Mr. Zahidul Haque said that Lawyers were the social engineers of a nation and that democracy and the rule of law were interlinked. He also urged the students to utilize technology in order to establish the rule of Law in society.
Dr. Bales offered his congratulations to the Law Department of NUB for its success and urged the students to dedicate themselves to becoming Lawyers of the highest international standards.
In his speech, Dr. Abdullah congratulated the graduating students and urged them to help build a prosperous Bangladesh and uphold the reputation of NUB.
At the end of the programme, crests were distributed among the graduates by Mr. Zahidul Haque, Dr. Abdullah, and Dr. Bales.
Also present in the programme were Prof. Afroza Bilkis, Assistant Professor, Department of Law, Deans of the various programmes, Heads of the departments, Teachers, Officials and students.