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FUTA Alumni Storms Dallas, Texas for 2022 Global Reunion


Jul 28, 2022

After three virtual reunions and annual alumni get together in 2020 and 2021, over 120 alumni of the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) from across the world will gather in Dallas, Texas, to celebrate the first in-person Reunion since 2018 this Weekend between 28 and 31 of July 2022.

The organizers and hosts, FUTA North America (FUTANA) Alumni, plan to pull off one of the most elaborate and elegant reunions ever.

FUTANA plans to bring back some cherished traditions and new activities for alumni and families to enjoy this weekend.

A cross section of participants at the 2021 global reunion of FUTA

Events lined up for the weekend include:

  • A Tour of Dallas
  • Amala Joint
  • Gbedu Night
  • Sunset Boat Cruise
  • Soccer and Zumba
  • Axe Throwing
  • Gun Range
  • Texas BBQ
  • Awards & Gala Dinner

Like they always say, ‘everything is Bigger and Better in Texas!’. This reunion is shaping up to be as big as Texas’ iconic reputation.

In a statement by Bunmi Oladunjoye, President of FUTA North America Alumni and
Ubong Assam Edohoukwa, Chief Host of Reunion Dallas 2022, the duo affirmed that “the FUTA North America alumni organization has made significant contributions to the development of the University, including providing food palliatives to support over 1,000 individuals and families during the Covid-19 lockdown in 2020 and the donation of a N20,000,000 FUTANA Innovation Laboratory to the University in February 2022”.

The North American Alumni group strongly supports the university in Nigeria. This celebration is befitting for all members.

By Ojuasha

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