Item 1678 - Honorary doctorate of Laws from the Igbinedion University

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ZA COM MR-T-5-3-1678


Honorary doctorate of Laws from the Igbinedion University


  • 20 August 2004 (Creation)

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Date accepted: 2002/01/01 , Verified by: Lucia Raadschelders ; Date verified: 8/12/11

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Honorary Doctor of Laws from Igbinedion University, Okada, Nigeria

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White certificate in dark blue leather folder with engraved Igbinedion University Okada logo. Folder's interior is lined with cream-colored fabric, and the interior of the front cover has an engraved Igbinedion University Okada logo. Folder housed in a blue box with the Igbinedion University Okada engraved on the lid. Taken out of folder for preservation

Certificate includes the multi-coloured logo of the university near the top. Certificate, written in black text, reads:
Igbinedion University Okada
Be it hereby certified that upon satisfactory fulfillment of the prescribed requirements the Igbinedion University Okada hereby confers upon Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela the degree of Doctor of Law (LLD) (Honoris Causa) with all the rights, privileges, and honours appertaining thereto in testimony where the seal of the University and the signatures as authorized by the senate and council are hereunto affixed
This 20th day of August AD 2004
Signed by: Hon Chancellor & Chairman Board of Trustee, Pro Chancellor & Chairman of Council, Vice Chancellor, Registrar
Bottom of certificate includes stamped seal of the university. Bottom also has a gray strip that reads, "This is a photocopy."

(Note: This is the university's copy of the certificate, presented ot Mr Mandela through error. His official, fully endorsed copy ahs been added

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0008

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