By Binebai Princewill
In what could be described as a rare academic feat, a former Niger Delta warlord, Ebikabowei Victor Ben, popularly known as Gen. Boyloaf has broken an academic record by graduating as the best graduating student with first class honours at the Baze University, Abuja.
It would be recalled that Ebikabowei Victor Ben is graduation with a first class degree (B. Sc) in the 2020 academic session. However, a notable All Progressive Congress (APC) leader in Delta State, a former APC aspirant, Delta State House of Assembly for Warri South West Local Government, Comr. Akpodubakaye Gbaboyor Jude had congratulated the former Niger Delta warlord, Gen. Boyloaf whom he described as his lifetime boss. Comr. Jude asserted that he is not surprised at the academic feat recorded by Victor Ben, stressing that Ebikabowei has always been an expert in whatever he does.
He continued that the latest academic feat of his boss is significant to Niger Deltans in many ways, particularly to the Ijaw people, stressing that history has been made.
Speaking further, Comr. Jude said Boyloaf’s towering academic feat was occasioned by hard work, praying that better days lies ahead of the stand well former Niger Delta warlord, advising that his boys should emulate him in the region as education remains the bedrock of all development.
Meanwhile, it was learnt that the former warlord is also pursuing his masters degree programme in an undisclosed university.