It was amidst clinking of glasses, great pomp and ceremony that the Nigerian Optometric Association (NOA), conferred on the Vice-Chancellor,Abia State University Professor Eleazar Uchenna Ikonne with its prestigious 50th Anniversary Distinguished Accomplishment of Honour Award in Abuja last night.
Professor Ikonne, who already has several accolades to his name, was cited for distinguishing himself in academics, administration, service to humanity and his outstanding contribution to the growth of Optometry in Nigeria and the world at large.
In an abridged citation on him before being conferred with the award, the leadership of NOA congratulated Professor Ikonne on his appointment as 7th Substantive Vice-Chancellor of Abia State University and the first Optometrist to be appointed Vice-Chancellor in any Nigerian University.
It can only be God…..
Congratulations once more sir