Nigeria’s number one man, President Bola Tinubu has hailed Nigerian-born Professor of Pharmaceutical Nanoscience and top-flight researcher, Ijeoma Uchegbu.
President Tinubu praised her on her election as President of Wolfson College.
This is contained in a statement by Ajuri Ngelale, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, on Sunday in Abuja.
Wolfson College is one of the 31 colleges of the University of Cambridge.
Ngelale said Uchegbu, known for her innovative work in nanoparticle drug delivery, is currently a Professor of Pharmaceutical Nanoscience at University College London, UCL.
According to him, President Tinubu celebrated the outstanding accomplishments of Uchegbu and hailed her for being an excellent ambassador for Nigeria.
He added that the President described Uchegbu as the epitome of the ingenuity, brilliance, and hard work that are consistently synonymous with the great Nigerian people both at home and abroad.
He said Tinubu also commended her relentless efforts towards advancing the frontiers of pharmaceutical science.