Nigerian student breaks Ghana’s academic record
Both home and abroad, Nigerians have continued to set great standards in their respective fields, breaking and setting records.
A Nigerian Electrical/Electronic Engineering graduate, Cookey Kingsley from Opobo Nkoro LGA of Rivers State, has scored an unprecedented grade to graduate from Ghana’s Accra Institute of Technology (AIT).
The Nigerian who scored 4.1 out of 4.2 CGPA with grades of As and A+ from the university, was the cynosure of all eyes where more than 20 Nigerian students graduated with First Class honours at the convocation ceremony.
The Nation reported that Cookey attributed his unprecedented feat to hard work and perseverance, adding that the university also provided a convenient atmosphere that aided his study.
According to him: “It wasn’t an easy thing to do but I think that one of the key things that aided me was the study environment provided by my university.
“Graduating from AIT has aided me with all the necessary skills that I need to be a champion in the society after here, whether as an entrepreneur or an employee.”