The Pro-Chancellor and Chairman, Governing Council, Abia State University, His Excellency, Senator Adolf Wabara, on behalf of the Governing Council, most warmly felicitates the Eminent Governor of Abia State and Visitor to the University, Okezie Victor Ikpeazu, Ph.D on the commemoration of successful completion of the first year of his second tenure in Office, as Governor of Abia State.
Senator Wabara described the Governor’s 5-years in office as most impactful, given the unprecedented Infrastructural, Human and Academic development in the State.
In his contribution, the Vice-Chancellor, Distinguished Professor E. Uche Ikonne, expressed gratitude to the Almighty God that the 5-years governance of the Eminent Governor coincided with the tenure of the Vice-Chancellor, which brought monumental infrastructural and Academic growth of the University.
The Vice-Chancellor further described the Governor, Okezie Victor Ikpeazu, Ph.D, as a consummate Academic,who has brought his Academic brilliance and excellence into governance as a Distinguished Scholar.
He commended the laudable achievements of the Governor in the areas of Education, Health, Youth development and provision of infrastructure, among others, particularly at this period of COVID-19 pandemic.
He described Abia State University as a major beneficiary of the Governor’s monumental achievements in the State, describing him as a Worthy Ambassador of the Academia.
Prof Ikonne on behalf of Management, Senate, Staff and Students of Abia State University prayed God to grant the Governor more successes in his continued service to the State, the Nation and Humanity.