22-year-old Nigerian, Somtochi Ugorji emerges greatest graduating pupil at US college (Video)

22-year-old Nigerian, Somtochi Ugorji emerges best graduating student at US university (Video)

A 22-year-old Nigerian, Somtochi Ugorji, has emerged because the Finest Graduating Scholar at Loyola Marymount College in the US.

Taking to his official Twitter account on Wednesday, Might 24, 2023, the presidential candidate of the Labour social gathering, Peter Obi, congratulated Ugorji on the outstanding feat.

“I sincerely congratulate Obioma Somtochi Ugorji, the younger Nigerian boy who emerged because the best-graduating pupil of Loyola Marymount College, Los Angeles, California, USA in 2023. I rejoice with him for reaching this nice feat in schooling,” he wrote.

Ugorji not solely proved his price in schooling but additionally demonstrated his delight and confidence in his Nigerian origin, showcasing the true Nigerian spirit of unity, resilience, and exhausting work. His achievement has introduced honor to the nation.

“As a robust advocate of schooling, I’m assured that thousands and thousands of Nigerian youths are sensible, and if we make satisfactory investments in schooling, we can elevate a sensible and extra productive era and construct a progressive nation.

“Obioma’s achievement will encourage many youths in Nigeria and past to attempt tougher for fulfillment. I want him properly in his future endeavors.” Peter Obi wrote.

One other spotlight of the ceremony was when Ugorji, throughout his valedictorian speech, proudly recognized himself as Nigerian from the Igbo tribe.

Ugorji defined to the viewers that in Igbo land, the phrase ‘Igbo Kwenu’ serves as an endorsement and settlement.

He then proceeded to show these current the suitable response for use when he chants ‘Igbo Kwenu,’ and so they enthusiastically adopted his directions.

“My household is from the Igbo tribe, and in our tradition, we’ve a phrase known as ‘Igbo Kwenu.’ It represents the collective energy and unity that the Igbo individuals share,” he stated partly.

Watch video beneath.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.