Ufot Ekong, a Nigerian Student who studied Robotics and Electrical Engineering at Tokai University, Tokyo, Japan emerged the best all round graduating student of the institution this session. He graduated with First Class Honours.
The last time anyone graduated with a similar Grade Points Average (GPA) was 50years ago. Mr. Ufot Ekong, a multi-talented Nigerian youth, has artistry in music, specialising in Saxophone. He distinguished himself from the outset in the school when he won the Japanese language best student award.
The self-sponsored student, who combined two jobs with studies, won many other awards in the University, altogether numbering about six.
Ufot, who lived in Lagos while in Nigeria, is a Saxophone master and the director of Strictly African Japan, an African retail wears and accessories shop.