From Abiodun Adesanya
College students of Anambra descent within the Obafemi Awolowo College (OAU), Ile-Ife, below the aegis of the Affiliation of Anambra State College students in Nigeria and Diaspora, in collaboration with the Nationwide Affiliation of Anambra Regulation College students, UNEC Chapter, are calling for entries for an essay competitors in reminiscence of considered one of their members, Wendy Ebenezer Linda.
Its President, Chukwuka Igwe, stated the competitors was to immortalise Linda, an lively member of the affiliation.
“Wendy Linda was, till her demise in a deadly accident round Mayfair, Ile-Ife final yr, an lively member of our affiliation, AASSNID.
We need to use this competitors to recollect her for her good deeds. Apparently, we now have determined to make this an annual occasion,” he stated.
Igwe stated the competitors was in step with the mission and imaginative and prescient of the affiliation which seeks to boost the mental and tutorial prowess of her members.
He additionally stated the competitors was not restricted to members of the affiliation, however that different college students might apply.
“The competitors is of two classes: a subject for AASS NID members and one other for non-members.
For our members, their matter is ‘Grassroots Politics and the Ignorance of the Individuals to Authorities: Are the Individuals of Anambra Politically Acutely aware?” whereas for different Nigerian college students is “The Impression of Socio-Cultural Worth on Igbo Society”. We’re already receiving submissions. The deadline has been prolonged to July 23rd, 2020.”
In line with him, the highest three are entitled to a free course to foster their private expertise below the aegis of Learnaholics Academy, Africa. Amongst different sponsors are Youth Meeting of Nigeria (Anambra State), Speaker of the Youth Meeting of Nigeria (Anambra State), Rt. Hon. Amb. Dr. I.C.C Nwobi JP, Engr. Jonathan Udemba, the CEO, Onochie International Assets. High three from every class would obtain money prizes and award of benefit.
He appreciates Ezeilo Chidubem and Victoria Mbanasor for working tirelessly in the direction of competitors, calling on different AASSNID to emulate such service.
“Entrants are to notice that their essay should not exceed 1000 phrases, 12 font dimension, Instances New Roman, and ought to be submitted to thememorialessay.gmail.com,” he stated.
In his response, the President, Nationwide Affiliation of Anambra Regulation College students, UNEC Chapter, Rotr Godwin Ibeabuchi, by textual content message, added “the winners shall be introduced on the AASSNID Instagram account @aassnid_oau”.