Wednesday, November 22nd, marked the second day of Biaka University Institute of Buea’s 25th-anniversary celebrations, and it was a day dedicated to embracing and showcasing cultural diversity. Faculty and students adorned themselves in a stunning array of cultural outfits, transforming the campus into a colorful tapestry of traditions.
The highlight of the day was the commendation of over 70 dedicated staff members by the Vice Chancellor. These individuals were recognized for their unwavering commitment to the growth and success of the institution over the years. The awards ceremony not only celebrated the achievements of the recipients but also underscored the collaborative spirit that has been integral to Biaka’s journey.
The cultural day continued with a myriad of captivating presentations. Students and staff collaborated to present an array of performances, including music, dances, and comedy, each reflecting the rich tapestry of cultures within the university community. The event also featured a delightful display of local cultural cuisine, offering a feast for the senses and allowing attendees to savor the flavors of the diverse communities represented at Biaka.
As the day unfolded, it became clear that the cultural celebrations not only honored the past but also strengthened the sense of unity and pride within the Biaka University Institute. With each cultural expression and award bestowed, the institution reaffirmed its commitment to fostering an inclusive and vibrant academic community.