Okafor went home with the following awards at the just concluded convocation — Dean's Prize to the Best Graduating Student in academic performance, Faculty of Engineering.
— Department Prize to the Best Graduating Student, Department of Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering.
— Nigerian Society of Engineers Prize to the Best Overall Graduating Student in the Faculty of Engineering.
— Arch. Aminu Abubakar Prize to the Best Graduating Student in the Department of Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering.
— Nicholas and Victoria Osifo Memorial Scholarship to the Best Graduating Student in Engineering.
Speaking on how he achieved the feat, Okafor said: "I graduated with a grade point of 4.95. I feel overwhelmed by the prizes and press interviews and by everyone who has told me that I inspire them. Thank you for allowing me inspire you. A million thanks to the great University of Benin for having me for five years in engineering school. I'm so happy and honoured, and I dedicate the awards to my dearest parents, Mr & Mrs Okafor.
This is to thank everyone who came to my graduation party. You made my celebration a memorable one. I am so grateful. Thank you, thank you, thank you. For the gifts, phone calls, text messages, facebook posts, for everything, I thank you. I thank my family for travelling a long distance just to be with me. O ga dili unu mma. For visitors who made it on such a short notice, thank you! Well, I actually cried, cried a lot. And I can't stop thanking God." THINK YOUR FRIEND WOULD BE INTRESTED? SHARE THIS STORY USING ANY OF THE SHARE BUTTON BELOW ⬇ PLACE YOUR TEXT ADVERT BELOW:>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>