Governor Babajide Sanwo Olu took to his Twitter page to prove that Lagos state has kept to his promise on award the best students of Lagos State University.
In his exact tweet:
Today, as part of our promise to reward academic excellence in Lagos State, I presented cheques of five million naira 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.
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.