–By J.O. Ikupa Worldwide Publicity Secretary, AAU Alumni Association:
The Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma has won this year’s Nigeria Technology Awards in three(3) categories. The categories include: State University Website/Portal of the year, Excellence in Technology Deployment State University and Best Use of Social Media State University.
The awards were conferred on the University at the 9th Nigeria Technology Awards (NITA) 2023, held at the Virginrose Resorts, Victoria Island, Lagos, on Saturday, 9th December, 2023.
Receiving the awards on behalf of the university, the Ag. Vice Chancellor, Prof. Asomwan Sonnie Adagbonyin who was ably represented by Mrs. Abiola Laseinde of the Ambrose Alli University Law Class of 1999 said he is elated that the modest effort of the university in driving technological development in Nigeria is recognized. He thanked the awarding body and promised that this award will spur the university to greater heights in technological development.
Earlier in his welcome address the convener of the award ceremonies and Chief Executive Officer Nigeria Technology Awards (NITA) said that the awards ceremony is the modest contribution of the organization in encouraging indigenous development of technology.
It will be recalled that Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma also won a patent right for GLUCOZIL, a medicine which she produced for the treatment of diabetes and high blood pressure that got NAFDAC certification this year.
Also this year, the Nursing and Midwifery students of Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma obtained a hundred percent pass in the Nursing and Midwifery Council’s Professional Examination 2023
The Worldwide President of the Ambrose Alli University Alumni Association, Dr. Clifford Omozeghian Esq. on behalf of the Allumni Association, congratulates the Acting Vice Chancellor and the entire University for the above feats.