According to media reports, a student of the department of Civil Engineering, Osun State University, Osogbo (UNIOSUN), Adeyemo Kazeem Adekunle has emerged the winner of the 2016 edition of Council for the Regulation of Engineering’s Award for the overall best student in the State-owned Universities in Nigeria.
UNIOSUN Student Wins Best Engineering Student Award From COREN
The Chairman of Committee of Deans of Engineering and Technology of Nigerian Universities (CODET), Professor Emmanuel Ajav announced Adeyemo of Osun State University as the winner of the award and lauded UNIOSUN for the outstanding achievement.
The award was presented to Adeyemo at the 25th edition of COREN Assembly held in Akure, Ondo State between 8th and 10th of August.
An amiloaded correspondent present at the event reported that the winner received a plaque with a cheque of one hundred thousand naira (N100,000).
The source also stated that COREN presented a laptop to the Faculty of Engineering, Osun State University as a symbolic means of appreciation for producing the student.
Speaking on the feat of UNIOSUN during the COREN Assembly in Akure, the Acting Vice Chancellor of Osun State University, Professor Oguntola Jelil Alamu expressed delight and assured that the university would not rest on its oar.
It was also revealed that Adeyemo Kazeem Adekunle was the overall student for the 2013/2014 session.