The best graduating student of LASU recently experienced the importance of Eduction after he was gifted whopping prizes of two-bedroom bungalows and 2 million Nairas compensation.
This aroused after the Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun donated a two-bedroom bungalow and N2 million to the lucky 2020 overall best graduating student of Lagos State University (LASU), Oladimeji Shotunde who is an indigene of the state.
The Governor also announced his feeling during the celebration of Ogun academic laureates 2021, held at the Obas Complex, Abeokuta, on Thursday.
According to him, he announced the importance of Education in the state and outlined the plans he has for the lucky man.
In his words, he said:
“This is why immediately on assumption of office on May 29, 2019, we declared a state of emergency on education. It was a methodical and calculated approach to rescue the education sector from the dwindling fortunes inflicted on it by the indifference of the past.”
“What could have happened to the education of the state that produced the likes of Prof. Wole Soyinka, the first Nigerian and African to win the Nobel Prize in Literature; Prof. Thomas Lambo, the first professor of Psychiatric Medicine in Nigeria?”
The Lagos state Governor also donated a whopping amount of 5 million Nairas to him which spanked reactions online.