The Prestigious University of Ibadan is celebrating one Miss Ebhomielen Mary Ofure of the Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Science for scoring the highest CGPA of 7.0.
The Vice-Chancellor, University of Ibadan, Prof. Abel Idowu Olayinka, made this announcement on the first day of the 2019 Convocation ceremonies holding at the International Conference Centre.
She was given the opportunity to have a special handshake with the institution’s Vice-Chancellor, Professor Abel Idowu Olayinka, who could not hide his admiration for the star of the moment.
In her brief speech, Ebhomielen, who congratulated her fellow graduands, noted that they were being celebrated because they had burnt the midnight candles.
She noted that success did not come easy, adding that apart from making a good grade in the university, one still needed to prove oneself in the outside world.
She concluded by calling on those who did not even make upper-division to go out there and prove their worth.