Lagos State governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Friday present N10 million cheque to two best graduating students of the Lagos State University (LASU).
Sanwo-Olu had in December 2020, also announced that the graduates would be awarded scholarships.
In a presentation ceremony at his office on January 8, 2021, the governor presented a cheque of N5 million each to the best graduating BSc student, Oladimeji Shotunde and MSc student, Olabanjo Olusola Aanu.
The governor’s Senior Special Assistant on New Media, Jubril Gawat made the announcement while sharing photos from the presentation.
He wrote; ”Governor of Lagos State, Mr @jidesanwoolu today presented a cheque of N5 million to Shotunde Oladimeji Idris (@Dimeji_Shotunde) the @LASUOfficial best graduating student & also offered him automatic employment into the State’s public service.
Governor @jidesanwoolu also presented a cheque of N5m to the Best Master’s Degree student of the school, OLABANJO OLUSOLA AANU, who finished his Master’s Degree in Computer Science with the Grade Point of 5.0.”
Shotunde, 22, finished from the department of business administration in the faculty of management science with a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 4.95 on a scale of 5.0.