- A new graduate is now N5million richer in Lagos state after an encounter with Sanwo-Olu
- The lucky beneficiary is LASU's best graduating student Dimeji Shotunde
- Also, the governor offered him automatic employment into the state civil service
In what will please many Nigerians, Governor Jide Sanwo-Olu has donated N5 million to Lagos State University (LASU)'s best graduating student.
The governor also offered Dimeji_Shotunde automatic employment into the state’s public service.
This was disclosed @cbngov_akin1 on Twitter.
"Gov 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."
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had reported that in what will come as a big blow to those who are top contenders for the seat of Lagos state University vice-chancellor, Sanwo-Olu, made a critical decision concerning the selection process.
The decision was made following petitions against the selection process by the governing council.
Punch newspaper reports that Sanwo-Olu directed that a fresh process that would terminate in 45 days should commence immediately.
Legit.ng had also reported that Sanwo-Olu expressed concern over the high cases of coronavirus recorded in the state.
Legit.ng reports that he urged residents in the state to observe measures put in place to curb the spread of the virus, noting that the state government was doing everything possible to avoid another lockdown.
Sanwo-Olu said this in a tweet after the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced 1,354 new cases of COVID-19 in the country on Tuesday, January 5.
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