Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, IAUE Best Graduating Students Should Get One Million Naira Cash Prize.
A one million naira annual cash prize for the best graduating student has been instituted by the management of Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, just as 3,233 fresh students have been admitted into the university.
The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Ozo-Mekuri Ndimele disclosed this at the 9th matriculation ceremony of the university on Saturday, April 21, at the university auditorium.
He cautioned the fresh students to shun involvement in examination malpractices, secret cults, and other vices as those caught would be rusticated and commended parents for providing sound education to their children despite the harsh economic situation.
The VC also commended the governor of Rivers State, His Excellency, Barrister Nyesom Wike, for investing heavily in the education sector and for providing a peaceful atmosphere for businesses to thrive in the state.
Others are the Commissioner for Education, Dr Tamunosisi Gogo-Jaja and the Chairman of House Committee on Education, Dr Farah Dagogo for their unreserved commitment to the university.