Awe Fredrick Oluwatimilehin from Physics Electronics Department got CGPA
4.83 to emerging the best graduating student for 2015/2016 academic
session of Adekunle Ajasin University (AAUA).
In an emotion laden address to thank the audience on behalf of other graduands, Awe narrated how he was kidnapped by ritualists for three days;
how his father abandoned him and other siblings for over twenty years
but inspite of all that he was determined to make it. He eventually made
Governor Rochas Okorocha, who was honoured with a Honorary Degree of
Doctor Of Letters, was impressed by the story of Mr Awe. He rose and
said I would have like to take you out for lunch but for my time,
however please kindly accept N500,000 for your lunch.
“Stand with me. I love to identify with greatness. Blessed is the womb of your mother,” he said.
Immediately, the Governor brought out N500,000 cash and handed it over
to Awe Fredrick and the audience rose in ecstasy, smiling, shouting and
some shielding tears of joy.