A former Governor of Imo State, Dr Ikedi Ohakim will on August 4,turn a new age.
As a mark of respect to the former Governor, a big fan of his, Prince David Mattson - Eugene, an international based entrepreneur has set up a sum of money for the 3rd edition of this intellectual competition
In ensuring transparency , the Ezinihitte Mbaise Local Government Area of the state born youth has carefully selected an Owerri based activist lawyer, Kissinger Ikeokwu, a journalist, Chidiebube Okeoma, and an Information and Communications Technology expert, John Okoye as the edition's examiners. While a blogger, Ifeanyi Njoku, who conducted the first two editions serves as the competition's commissioner this time .
The competition is in two segments, questions and essay writing. The first segment has five questions. In this category, five winners and five runners up are expected to emerge. While the winners will be rewarded with the sum of N10,000 each, the runners up will be splashed with N5,000 each. The questions are very simple.
In the second segment (essay writing), three winners are expected to emerge. While the overall winner will cruz home with the sum of N30,000, the first runner up will be given N20,000, while the second runner up will be consoled with the sum of N10,000.
To participate, please tag the examiners and competition's commissioner, Kissinger Ikeokwu, Chidiebube Okeoma, John Okoye and IfeanyiCy Njoku.
The winners of this edition with that of the two first editions, the examiners, the competition's commissioner and the sponsor will have a private breakfast session with the celebrant, Dr Ikedi Ohakim, at his country home in Isiala Mbano LGA on August 5, a day after his birthday remembrance
All questions and entries close at 12 midnight on August 2,while the examiners will announce the winners on August 3,which is the following day.
Please stick to the instructions and good luck
THE QUESTIONS ARE AS FOLLOW
1.HOW MUCH WAS THE MAJOR LOAN OHAKIM TOOK FROM CAPITAL MARKET AND HOW MUCH DID HE LEAVE AND HANDED OVER TO OKOROCHA OUT OF THE SAME LOAN? .
2. NAME FIVE COUNTERPART FUNDING SCHEME IKEDI OHAKIM'S ADMINISTRATION WAS SERVICING DURING HIS TENURE AS GOVERNOR OF IMO STATE.
3. NAME SIX STATUTORY BODIES, INSTITUTIONS AND SPECIAL PURPOSES VEHICLES CREATED TO DRIVE DEVELOPMENT UNDER OHAKIM'S ADMINISTRATION.
4. LIST THE NUMBER OF IROMA EQUIPMENTS OHAKIM PROCURED DURING HIS FOUR YEARS TENURE.
5. UNDER WHOSE ADMINISTRATION DID OHAKIM SERVE AS A COMMISSIONER AND WHAT PORTFOLIO WAS ASSIGNED TO HIM AND WHAT AGE WAS HE AT THAT TIME? .
HOW DID GOVERNOR IKEDI OHAKIM CLEAN AND GREEN INITIATIVE HELP IN PROMOTING THE SOCIOECONOMIC, POLITICAL AND COMMERCIAL STATE OF IMO STATE?.
NOTE THAT A MINIMUM OF 350 WORDS AND MAXIMUM OF 500 WORDS ARE REQUIRED FOR EVERY PARTICIPANT IN THIS CATEGORY. EXCELLENT USE OF WORDS OF COMMUNICATION, LITERARY PROWESS, DEPTH IN THE SUBJECT MATTER WOULD BE CONSIDERED STRICTLY BY THE EXAMINERS