An Edo State lady, named, Anita Osariemen Omonuwa has made Nigeria proud, she has achieved a feat that has never been attained in 122 years of the existence of UK instution, University of Reading. Anita graduated with a First Class degree in Law from the University is rated among the top 1% in the world.
She was among the student who got the Chancellors Award by the Chancellor of the University, Sir John Madejski, who happens to be the founder of Auto Trader and Chairman of Reading Football Club.
Osariemen actually graduated from University of Reading in 2012 but just finished from the Nigerian Law School.
She also graduated from the Nigerian Law School last month with a First Class and also emerge as the very first Nigerian to graduate in the Bar final examinations from overseas with a First Class, Bachelor of Laws degree ever since the Nigerian Law School was established 51 years ago.
Osas is actually learning from her father, Mr Omoruyi A. Omonuwa, OFR, who is a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN).
Other prizes that Anita Omonuwa has won include the Clarks Legal Prize for best performance in Part 2; Equity and Trust, presented by David Rintoul; the Managing Partner, Keith Wright Memorial Prize for best overall performance in Part 2; the Shoosmiths Prize for best overall performance in Part 2; and the Boinime Jackson Lott Foundation Prize.