Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has awarded N5million to the Best Graduating student of the Lagos State University (LASU), Fuhad Adetoro for his effort and Hardwork
The governor made the cash donation to graduate at the convocation ceremony of Lagos State University which took place at Ojo campus on the 23rd of May
Governor Ambode also adopted Fuhad Adetoro and has promised to sponsor Fuhad’s Masters programme to any University of his choice.
The Governor said:
”In response to the best graduating student’s request, Lagos State Government does not generally give scholarship anymore but only bursary. So, I adopt him.
“His story is too compelling and it reflects on my own story. So, any university he wants to go, I will do it personally; I will be responsible.
“In addition to that, because he is the best graduating student, I dash him N5million,”
Adetoro, who is of the Faculty of Management Sciences, was declared as the best graduating student with a CGPA score of 4.78.
While giving his valedictory speech, the graduate told the gathering that he once suffered cataract for three years and it made people believe that his dream was unachievable