Lagos State governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Friday the 8th of January awarded scholarship to two graduating students of the Lagos State University (LASU). Doing so in his office with other top officials of the state government.
Mr Gawat Jubril A the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the Governor of Lagos State on New Media broke the news on his twitter page.
“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.”
The governor awarded scholarship to one Oladimeji Idris, a BSc graduate and
lso presented a cheque of N5m to the Best Master’s Degree student of the school, OLABANJO OLUSOLA AANU (@olabanjoolusola), who finished his Master’s Degree in Computer Science with the Grade Point of 5.0. MSc graduate.
The state government will be providing scholarship for you into whatever university you wish to pursue your academic excellence at whatsoever level and also also offered him automatic employment into the State’s public service.
“I will also be making a personal donation of five million naira for your further work to help you to be able to settle you to continue to be a source of inspiration to others.”
Sanwo-Olu said the scholarship and grants to the student are part of government’s demonstration to encourage excellent citizens and students.
He announced that the state government will provide employment for such students who excelled in their academics.