Renowned actor and IT business analyst, Taghogho Von Apochi, has spearheaded his esteemed GCU C’92 (Government College Ughelli) Alumni to commemorate a momentous silver jubilee on the 30th of December, 2023. This remarkable group of professionals, under the capable leadership of Taghogho Von Apochi, known for his exceptional talent as a TV personality and as a star of Ultimate Search 2, is celebrating 25 years since their high school graduation.Under the astute guidance of their Chairman, fondly referred to as the “black General,” the alumni have organized a series of empowerment events that encompass an inter-high school debate competition, the installation of high-quality CCTV security cameras and control rooms in their alma mater, provision of sanitation equipment for the hostels, free medical check-ups, distribution of free eye glasses, and more.
The Chairman, Taghogho Von Apochi, known for his collaborative spirit, has appointed distinguished members of the class to oversee various facets of the celebration. Hon. Ufuoma Olotu, a prominent Nigerian politician and technocrat, has been entrusted with the role of chairman of the Silver Jubilee Committee. Barr. Ayo-Okhiria Ossy has taken charge as the Chairman of the Awards committee and General Coordinator, while other accomplished professionals have been entrusted with subcommittee chairmanship positions.The exceptional success and milestones achieved by Taghogho Von Apochi and his dedicated team have earned them accolades from both their peers and the wider GCU community.
In conclusion, Taghogho Von Apochi, often referred to as the “digital chairman” for his innovative and technologically-driven approach to class administration, continues to be a celebrated figure.
To the Gen-Z generation who may not know how he started, he remains an iconic figure from the Gulder Ultimate Search series, a prolific Nollywood actor, a charismatic emcee, and a steadfast supporter of emerging talents. Notably, he played a pivotal role in the early careers of celebrities such as Yemi Alade, Tunde Ednut, Wande Coal, and many others.
We extend our heartfelt congratulations to Dr. Apochi and the entire GCU C’92 class as they celebrate their Silver Jubilee and reflect on their numerous achievements.