AFTERMATH OF DEFEATING UI, UNIABUJA AND UNIZIK, LASU DEBATE TEAM GETS HOSTED BY CIPPR
The Lagos State University Centre for Information, Press and Public Relations recently hosted members of the LASU Debate Team to a brief ceremony at the University Senate Chamber, Main Campus, Ojo, Lagos.
The occasion was to celebrate the team for emerging winners at the Inter-Varsity Debate Competition tagged 'Clash of Sages'.
The Competition, which took place at the University of Ibadan, in January this year, had other Universities like - Nnamdi Azikiwe University, University of Abuja, Lagos State University and the host, University of Ibadan compete for honours.
Speaking at the ceremony, the Coordinator, Centre for Information, Press and Public Relations, Mr. Ademola Adekoya congratulated the Students for making the University proud. He said: "We decided to identify with you because we have this University at heart and we are desirous of supporting everyone who has the same passion. We decided to host you because you deserve it. You have helped our jobs by projecting the University positively and to encourage you to do more. You must be proud of LASU and continue to showcase LASU everywhere you go."
The Team Leader, Elesho Moyosore commended the Centre for deeming it fit to celebrate them and for its support even before they went for the competition. She used the occasion to announce that an Inter-Faculty Debate
Competition would soon hold and urged all the Stakeholders for support.
The Principal Executive Officer 1 (Information), Mr. Olaniyi Jeariogbe, Senior Reporter, Champion Newspaper, Mr. Kayode Ajiboye and Mr. Oluwaseun Gbanja were among those who gave goodwill messages at the historic event.
Members of the victorious team were presented with the University Calendar, LASU-Info Magazines and stickers.
The LASU Debate Team also produced the Best Debater of the Competition - Uzuegbu Faith. Mrs. S.O. Gatta-
Ajibola gave the vote of thanks.