Nigerians have reacted after the best graduating student of Obafemi Awolowo University received N100,000 award.
Lawal Oluwafemi has emerged as the best graduating student of Obafemi Awolowo University scoring a 4.98 CGPA of 5.0.
The best student has been rewarded with the sum of One Hundred Thousand Naira (100,000).
Sharing photos from his big day, Lawal wrote:
“2 days ago, I graduated from the Obafemi Awolowo University as the Best Graduating Student 17/18 session with a historic 4.98 CGPA of 5.0.
Was also the Best Overall 4 times in ICAN professional exams with 14 awards.
BSc Accounting & 22 academic awards in 4 years. Can only be God!
“Ohh wow. Congratulations, Femi. Is that 100K I just saw there? Sigh! This country.
Davies Tolu wrote:
“Less than $280. For such exceptional brilliance!
What do you expect of a country that undervalues education, spits on quality, discourages hard work, but embraces mediocrity and nepotism?
Misplaced priorities everywhere.