At the convocation ceremony, Cookey was the cynosure of all eyes where about 20 Nigerian students graduated with First Class honours.
The Electrical/Electronic Engineering graduate attributed his unprecedented feat to hard work and perseverance. He said the university also provided a convenient atmosphere that aided his study.
Speaking about his performance, Cookey said:
Accra Institute of Technology, AIT, is modelled after two of the world’s most renowned institutes of technologies, the California Institute of Technology ranked number one in recent world university rankings and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) ranked number five.