The University of Ibadan is celebrating Miss Ebhomielen Ofure Mary of the Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Science who scored the highest CGPA of 7.0.
This was announced by the Vice-Chancellor, University of Ibadan, Prof. Abel Idowu Olayinka, FAS at 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.
Ebhomielen called on those who did not make upper division to go out there and prove their worth.