Alhaji Mahmood Halilu Ahmed was conferred with a well deserved Doctor of Science (D.Sc Honouris Causa) in Business Administration by Cresent University Abeokuta on the occasion of its 9th Convocation Ceremony. Dr Mahmood Halilu has worked in different capacities in various business where he has injected the knowledge he acquired both within and outside Nigeria. A seasoned politician; Dr Mahmood Halilu Ahmed is the Chairman Board Of Directors, Hinterland Group (Financiers, Real Estate Investment, Hospitality, Forex Trading and Corporate Support Services) as well as Bedmod Farms Nigeria Limited.
In his acceptance speech, Dr Mahmood who is the brother to H.E Aisha Muhammadu Buhari (Wife of the President) after being decorated by the proprietor of the university, Prince Bola Ajibola, assisted by the vice chancellor, Professor Ibraheem Gbajabiamila, pledged his endowment and financial support for the university as well as in order areas needed while expressing his appreciation to Judge Ajibola for founding "a unique institution laced with academic and moral excellence". Tozali was there to capture the colourful event, flip through the pages and enjoy.