A student of the Anglican Girls Secondary School Nnewi (AGSS), Anambra State, Ejikeme Joy Mmesoma has emerged the overall best student in the 2023 Joint Admission Matriculation Board (JAMB) examination with an aggregate score of 362 .
Mmesoma got 98 in English, 89 in Physics, 94 in Biology and 81 in Chemistry.
The excellent feat has brought joy and celebration to her school and the state, as her teachers, parent and fellow students were thrown into an exhilarating mood.
Reacting, Commissioner of Education, Prof Ngozi Chuma-Udeh commended the brilliant performance by Ms Ejikeme Joy Mmesoma describing it as “excellent and very outstanding”.
She said the performance coming from the State has again demonstrated the investment and priority the administration of Governor Chukwuma Soludo accorded the education sector in the State.
She said, “This outstanding performance of Ejikeme has indeed brought joy and happiness to every Ndi-Anambra.
“Anambra State has once again demonstrated its pride of place as the cradle of academic excellence in the country.
‘We are proud of her and grateful to Governor Soludo for giving top priority to education in the state. We will monitor her academic progression as she pursues whatever career she desires.”