On the 26th of April 2016, the National executives of Nigerian Economic Student Association paid a courtesy visit to the Vice Chancellor of Veritas University Abuja Prof Mike Kwanashie who also happens to be a patron to the society.
The national executives in attendance included the President Mr Adamu Yahaya, the Vice President Mr Nnajiofor Emmanuel, the Secretary General Miss Ifechukwu Ubah, the Financial Secretary Mr Bukar Mustapha and the Director of Welfare Mr Nwaulu Pascal.
Also in attendance was the Chapter President, University of Lagos Mr Shola Fatimoju, Veritas University Chapter executives including the President Mr Jude Akonam, Vice President Mr Raphael Atseva, Financial Secretary Miss Emmanuella Ikeri.
Also present were the NESA Veritas University student adviser Mr Chris Ogbonna and the Head of Economics Department, DR George Irele.
The National President Mr Yahaya thanked the Vice Chancellor for consenting to the visit despite his busy schedule and applauded him on all his numerous contributions to the growth of the society. He also apprized him of all the upcoming activities of NESA citing the 7th National and 3rd International conference which would be hosted by the University of Lagos later in the year.
The Vice Chancellor appreciated the efforts of the executives and promised his contributions and support towards the success of the upcoming conference. He also commended the efforts of the younger generation towards the growth of the economic society stressing its importance as they are the leaders of tomorrow.
The Head of Economics Department, Dr Irele expressed delight to their visit and advised them to pay heed to the words of the Vice Chancellor as he is an icon in his own right and a force to reckon with in the industry