The Ashanti Regional Students Representative Council has honoured the Ranking Member of Foreign Affairs and former Deputy Minister of Education, Hon.. Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa.
The student leaders of Ashanti Region conferred the honour on the law maker at its 23rd Annual Congress held at Our Lady of Grace SHS.
The students cited his astute students activism and advocacy trail blazing legacy, his commitment to the total empowerment of the youth and his passion and zeal for the youth of this country.
Hon. Ablakwa received the award personally from the Council and used the occasion to encourage the student leaders to defy the odds and all constraints and aspire for greater heights.
He recounted the obstacles he has surmounted enroute to becoming a leading politician in the country.
He recalled his old days as a Regional Executive of the SRC and how it has shaped his political career.
The Member of Parliament for North Tongu in the Volta Region was present at the Face to Face Encounter with students leaders of Ashanti as part of the activities marking the 23rd Annual Residential Congress of the ARSRC.
The students leaders expressed gratitude to the minister for honouring their invitation and gracing the Congress.