Ifeanyi Nwachukwu who hails from one of the Eastern States in Nigeria, was recently honored with an academic gold medal in Canada.
Ifeanyi who earned a Doctor of Philosophy in human nutritional sciences from the University of Manitoba was awarded this medal for attaining the highest academic achievement in coursework completed for any doctoral degree.
Nwachukwu was among the five graduating students of the University of Manitoba in Canada, who were awarded the Governor General’s academic medals for their outstanding achievement at their level of study.
Ifeanyi was also active in research and student activities, including serving as president of the Human Nutritional Sciences Graduate Students’ Association. He graduated from the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences in February 2019.
There is no doubt that Nigerians have been identified as champions wherever they go to work or study in the world.