The Vice-Chancellor, Abia State University (ABSU) Professor E. Uche Ikonne has received an award as the best performing Vice-Chancellor in the South East Nigeria, on staff welfare and development. Receiving the award, during the 5th Annual Conference of the Nigerian Political Science Association (NPSA) South East Zone, held at ABSU. Professor Ikonne thanked the Association for the honour and pledged his support to the development of (NPSA) even at the national level.
He said, ABSU has produced notable professors and high ranking achievers from the political science department, hence the choice of the institution as venue for the 5th Annual Conference.
The high point of the event was of the award of honour to the Executive Governor of Abia State Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu as the best performing Governor for the promotion of made in Nigerian goods.