-UBA,Brymo,others honored at Nigerian Universities Merit Awards
YBTC NEWS-The United Bank for Africa,Brymo and over thirty students emerged winners at the Nigerian Universities Merit Award which was held at the ancient city of Ile Ife, HillSpring Hotel on the 11th of August, 2018 In Ile-Ife.
The award which was in its second edition saw dignitaries from all walks of Life present.
According to the head of the organising team, Olanrewaju Oyedeji, in his speech, the purpose of the event was to celebrate Nigerian students,organizations and firms who have worked tirelessly in their contributions across all campuses.
While Speaking at the event, Prof Remi Sonaiya a former presidential aspirant in 2015, stated that the country is endowed with young talents, to take her to the promise land. The ex-presidential candidate gave some examples of how Nigerian youths have made the country proud, the story of the Anambra girls who came tall in a competition in Scotland.
Also Speaking at the event, the Dean of the Division of Student Affairs, Professor Aransi, who also represented the Vice Chancellor, Obafemi Awolowo University, Prof Eyitope Ogunbodede, advised Nigerian youths to work hard in everything they lay their hand upon.
The Event which was graced by Dele Momodu who was represented by the General Manager of Ovation International, Mr Segun Adebowale, Dean of Students Affairs Obafemi Awolowo university Ile ife, Prof Isiaka Aransi, Prof Remi Sonaiya the Female Presidential Aspirant in 2015 under the Umbrella of KOWA,Music legend Brymo (Olawale Ashimi) among others.
Below are the list of the winners and their categories
1) Dele Momodu Best Writer in Nigerian Universities
Imran Abdullahi (Bayero University Kano )
2) Most Active Departmental /Faculty Association (Faculty of LAW, OAU)
3)Most Infleuntial Nigerian University Student
4)most active students union (LAUTECH)
5) Best Nigerian University rated artist
6)Best Nigerian varsity (Adeleke University )
7) Most Promising Nigerian University student (Imran Abdullahi)
8)Best Nigerian University news editor (Olufemi Alfred)
9) Most Beautiful Nigerian University student
10) Best Nigerian University On-air-personality (RadioSultan)
11)Lekan Otufodunrin Best Nigerian University Journalist(Adejumo kabir)
12)Best Editorial comment in Nigerian Universities (Union of Campus Journalists ,Ilorin)
13) Oustanding faculty of Nigerian Universities
(Faculty of sciences)
14 ) Event of the year
Deydam intro party
15) Students Political Icon (Fawole Isreal)
16) Students choice department of the year
(English department OAU)
17) Most Student Friendly Bank of the Year
United Bank For Africa (UBA PLC)
18)Nigerian University Students Music Icon of the Year
19) Award of certificate Meritorious service
(United Bank For Africa)
20)Man of peace- adegboye funsho (assistant commissioner of police ile ife)
21)Perfect gentleman- ukrakpor michael
22)Most sophisticated- ajibola evelyn
23)Most expensive- alabi moses oluwabusayo
24)Rich kid- alabi moses oluwabusayo
25)Money bag- ibezimuoh simon femi
26)Best recording studio- xzibition recording studio ile ife
27)Most influential entertainment brand- alola empire OUI