Thirty-five years after Rotimi Chibuike Ameachi earned his first degree, the former Minister of Transportation bagged a law degree at Baze University, Abuja.
At the 9th Convocation Ceremony held in Abuja today, Amaechi, a former governor of Rivers State, was awarded a Bachelor of Law, LL.B Degree.
Baze University also graduated 504 other students in various fields of study, having not only successfully passed their examinations but also found worthy in learning and character by the authorities of the school.
Amaechi had his early education at St Theresa’s Primary School from 1970 to 1976. He earned his West African Senior School Certificate in 1982 after attending Government Secondary School Okolobiri.
He received a Bachelor of Arts degree (Honours) in English Studies and Literature from the University of Port Harcourt in 1987, where he was the President of the National Union of Rivers State Students (NURSS).
He completed the mandatory National Youth Service Corps in 1988, and thereafter joined Pamo Clinics and Hospitals Limited owned by Peter Odili, where he worked until 1992