close

Sanwo-Olu Rewards Excellent Performances

The Lagos State Governor, through his social media platform, announced the issuance of prizes to the best graduating students of the Undergraduate and Masters programmes of the Lagos State University.

The students were each given a cheque of N5 million to reward them for their excellent performances in their academics.

The governor said that the gesture was part of his promises to the education sector in the State.

The Lagos State government also announced the automatic employment of Shotunde Oladimeji Idris, the best graduating student, into the state’s civil service in order to improve the attractiveness of the civil service for best brains.

Today, as part of our promise to reward academic excellence in Lagos State, I presented cheques of N5 million each to the best graduating students of the Undergraduate and Masters programmes of the Lagos State University.

“Shotunde Oladimeji Idris, the best graduating student was also offered automatic employment into the state’s civil service as we continue to improve the attractiveness of our civil service for the state’s best brains“.

The governor hinted that improving the status of education in the state is his biggest priorities and that the budgetary allocation to the sector has been increased.

At the start of this administration, improving education in the state was highlighted as one of my biggest priorities, and we demonstrated commitment by increasing budgetary allocation to the sector as we work on improving the quality of our curriculums & welfare of our students“.

Tags : lagos state governmentsanwoolu
Tayo Balogun

The author Tayo Balogun

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: