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LASU 27th Convocation: Best Graduating Student Bags 4.98 CGPA


Kehinde Adeleye

At the current 27th Convocation Ceremonies, Olaniyi Mubaraq Olawale has been formally named as the Lagos State University’s Best Graduating Student.

During her convocation address, Professor Ibiyemi-Ibilola Olatunji-Bello, mni, NPOM, the Vice Chancellor, made this news.

The elated prof said: “I am happy to announce that OLANIYI MUBARAQ OLAWALE of Accounting Education programme with a CGPA of 4.98 (First Class Honours) is our best-graduating student for the 2022/2023 Academic session.


She went further to extol the graduating student, in her remarks she said , “My dear graduands, today you commence the journey to the world of work where expectations are high to prove your mettle as graduates of Lagos State University”.

In the last few years, you have been moulded in the finest academic tradition under the watch of some of the best educators anywhere in your chosen fields.

I am confident that you have the requisite knowledge to take you through the challenges of a world in constant flux, shaped by evolving technologies; a world plagued by existential challenges.

Yet, these challenges also offer abundant opportunities to demonstrate your creativity, resourcefulness, resilience and adaptability to difficult situations, no matter the odds.

I am confident that this university has given you all you need to succeed in the world. Never at any point doubt yourself; build your confidence and strive to be the best in what you do and you will take the world by storm.