- On Tuesday, May 23, 2017, the Vice-Chancellor of the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Anambra State, bagged an award from a youth group, Northern Youths Coalition for Peaceful Co-existence because of his outstanding performance in educational/infrastructural development of his university. The youth group presented the award to the Vice-Chancellor at the Igbariam campus of the University. The group said the award was given to Professor Okafor for his prowess in educational and infrastructural development in the institution, which, according to them, is unprecedented. According to their speaker, Malam Danjuma Maigodo Sariki, “We honoured him as an outstanding person in the field of educational and infrastructural development. We have the previous picture of the university and the current picture of the institution under Prof. Fidelis Okafor and realized that there is a sharp contrast mainly in the area of infrastructural development.”
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