By Chidi Nkwopara
OWERRIâ€”TheÂ Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic Uwana, Afikpo, Ebonyi State, has bestowed on Governor Ikedi Ohakim its Fellowship Award.
The institution said it singled out Governor Ohakim for the special award because of his contribution to the development of education and empowerment of youths, especially the creation of 10,000 job opportunities for Imo youths.
The occasion, which took place at the institutionâ€™s campus at Uwana, was attended by eminent Nigerians.
Governor Ohakim, who was represented by Imo State Commissioner for Education, Prof. Jude Njoku, expressed joy with the award given to him by the institution, adding that the award would serve as a tonic to spur him to work harder for the development of Nigeria.