It is no longer news that the 30th Convocation Ceremony of the prestigious University of Calaber, Calaber held on Saturday, March 11, for the graduating set of 2014/2015 Academic Session and some 2015/2016 Set.
The ceremony took place at the University Stadium with many notable dignitaries in attendance.
A total of 22 graduating Students bagged First Class honors (Highest in the history of the University since 1975), 2,408 graduated with Second Class Upper, 5,890 Second Class lower and 2,900 will go home with Third Class while 1,000 graduands will take home a Pass certificate.
But many were shocked when the ‘award price’ of N100,000 for the Overall Best Graduating Student was announced.
Mr. Agala Egbe, who hails from Cross River state topped his mates with an outstanding CGPA of 4.89 from the Department of Medical Laboratory Science (MLS).