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.

Best graduating BSc student, Oladimeji Shotunde

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.

          Oladimeji Shotunde and Sanwo-Olu


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.

#ForAGreaterLagos

Governor @jidesanwoolu also 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.”

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.

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Best graduating MSc student, Olabanjo Olusola Aanu