By Ikenna Nwokedi
The Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Administration), Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Prof. Joseph Ifeanyichukwu Ikechebelu has bagged an iconic award on Health Innovation and Administration.
The award was bestowed on the scholar of repute by the University of Nigeria Alumni Association (UNAA) in appreciation for distinguishing himself in his chosen career and impacting humanity through the medical field.
The award ceremony was held recently at the University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN) during a special ceremony and alumni homecoming of the institution.
Responding, Prof. Ikechebelu on behalf of his family thanked the UNAA for the recognition and for being chosen in the midst of past alumni of the University over many years of graduation.
The scholar who is usually referred to as the Doctor’s Doctor appreciated UNIZIK for the opportunity to serve, make impact and contribute to her growth.
Prof. Ikechebelu who is a triple Alumni of the UNN promised to support the alumni association and to continue supporting all credible activities and projects in the institution.
Prof. Ikechebelu bagged his first degree in Medicine (MBBS), Masters and Doctorate degrees in Women Health and Human Reproduction all from the UNN.