Two graduating students of the University of Lagos have recorded 5.00 Cumulative Grade Point Average, CGPA, in 2015/2016 scholarly session, much the same as Ayodele Dada recorded same accomplishment in the earlier year.
Rahamon Bello, the Vice-Chancellor (V-C) of the institution, who gave the insight amid the 2016/2017 registration on Friday, named the two female understudies as Taiwo Bankole and Ajoke Omotuyi.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the V-C had, amid the 2014/2015 assembly, depicted 5.00 CGPA as ‘a flawless score’.
As per Mr. Bello, both understudies are from the Department of Cell Biology and Genetics, Faculty of Science and the Department of Systems Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, separately.
“Both understudies, females, had additionally posted a `perfect score’ of 5.00 CGPA, along these lines coordinating the record set by Dada in 2014/2015 scholastic session,” he said.
The V-C focused on that such accomplishments were achievable by a dint of diligent work and not a myth.
“All it requires is to be engaged, trained and steady,” the wear said.
Giving a breakdown of the quantity of the registering understudies, the V-C said that 7,882 understudies, speaking to 18.69 for every penny, met the confirmations criteria after a careful screening.
He clarified that 38,140 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) candidates and 4,310 direct passages, totaling 42, 440 candidates, started the choice procedure.
He said that out of the figure, 25,883 hopefuls scored 200 or more at the UTME.
In like manner, 19,732 introduced themselves for screening.
“Those offered temporary confirmations were 6,506 in the UTME classification and 2,238 in the immediate passage class, totaling 8,744.
“Today, after an exhaustive screening exercise, there are you 7,882, speaking to 18.69 for each penny of the aggregate number of candidates (UTME and Direct), who have completely scaled the enrollment strategy.
“You will from this day, get to be real understudies of the University of Lagos,” Bello said.
He told the registering understudies that picking up induction into the 54-year-old foundation was honorable, as well as heavenly.
The V-C included that finishing the registration procedure was not the finish of their excursion to get tertiary instruction.
“It is the initial step of an excursion that will decide your future.
“It, in this way, requires all of you to be resolved, persevering, center and flexible.
“You should demonstrate the energy to get scholastic greatness for which this college is rumored.
“Evade cultism, foul and unethical practices and different indecencies that can damage or unexpectedly end your visit here; as all types of unfortunate behavior and misbehaviours won’t be supported,” Bello cautioned.
He asked the understudies to endeavor to separate themselves in their scholastics as the college had a motivational bundle for researchers.
NAN reports that the high purpose of the occasion was a breakfast meeting between the administration of the college and the understudies.
The college enlistment center, from that point, controlled the registration vow on the understudies on staff premise.
The understudies had ahead of schedule in the week, gone up against an acquaintance voyage through the college as a feature of the introduction.