Nigeria's deputy Senate president, Ike Ekweremadu, on Monday, July 10, received his Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Law from the University of Abuja.
The deputy Senate president was among law students of the institution who graduated in 2016.
NAIJ.com recently obtained photos of Ekweremadu receiving his certificate while accompanied by former PDP national publicity secretary, Olisa Metuh, and former minister, Osita Chidoka.
The Enugu state senator holds both Bachelors and Master's degree in Law from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1987.
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In an earlier report by NAIJ.com, Ekweremadu was among those shortlisted with other prominent Igbo politicians to run for president in 2019 by a coalition of Igbo groups.
The Igbo groups, which shortlisted the personalities include; the World Igbo Youth Congress (WIYC) the Igbo Students’ Association (ISA) and the South-East Women Professionals (SWP).
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