A 16-year-old student and member of the graduating class of 2022 Deeper Life High School, Lagos Somtochukwu Ekwochi, has set record with her outstanding performance in the recently released result of the May/June 2022 Senior School Certificate Examination (“SSCE”) conducted by the West African Examinations Council (“WAEC”) by getting 9As.
The student also set another pace by recording another remarkable score of 324 in the Universities Tertiary Matriculations Examination (“UTME”) conducted.
This came to lime light during the 7th valedictory service of Deeper Life High School held at the school’s campus at Mowe on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.
Somto also emerged the overall best candidate in 6 of her 9 subjects and won several mouth-watering cash prizes.
In recognition of her outstanding performance, Somto who hails from Umueze Awkunanaw in Nkanu West Local Government Area, Enugu State, bagged the 2022 nationwide overall best graduating student from the 21 states campuses of the Deeper Life High School.
She was also the first Arts and Humanities student to record 9 A1s straight in SSCE in the school’s 12 years history.
Regarding her next step, the Enugu girl said she wants to be a civil rights lawyer and will be proceeding to study law in university this September.