The Nigerian Society of Engineers, under the leadership of Engr. Babagana Muhammad has compensated the 2020 UTME overall best candidate, Egoagwuagwu Agnes Maduafokwa, alongside 15 others with a whopping sum of 16 million naira.
This was presented by the President of the NSE, Engr. Babagana Mohammed FNSE during the unveiling of the 2020 UTME BEST ENGINEERING CANDIDATES, in Lagos State.
Maduafokwa, who wrote her UTME on Saturday, March 14, at St Michael Otedola Education Centre in Epe, Lagos state, was presented with the cheque and a book at the official unveiling ceremony of UTME examination for engineering candidates on June 30. She emerged as the candidate with the highest UTME score for the year 2020 after she scored 365 out of 400. She scored 72 in Use of English, 99 in Mathematics, 99 in Physics, and 95 in Chemistry.
Maduafokwa hails from Ihiala in Anambra State. She is the President of the Maths Club and the 1st Assistant Head Girl of Louisville Girls High School Ijebu-Itele in Ogun State.
She wants to study Engineering, where she can apply mathematical concepts in solving societal challenges. She has applied to study Industrial Production Engineering at the prestigious University of Ibadan, Oyo State.