The maiden edition of the Lagos State University Students’ Union(LASUSU) Inter-University debate has come and gone. The competition which started on Tuesday, 6th of June saw six(6)universities(FUTA, FUNAAB,OAU,U.I, LASU AND LAUTECH) compete for various prizes. The preliminary stage saw four universities(U.I,LASU,OAU AND FUNAAB) proceed to the finals which took place on Thursday,8th of June,2017.
At the end of day, the debate team from the University of Ibadan won the competition while a student from the Lagos State University – Uzuegbu Faith won the best orator of the competition. The winner of the competition went home with over 100,000naira cash prize alongside other gifts while the best orator won a scholarship worth over 40,000naira. Similarly, the team from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho also went home with the prize for the best team spirit.
The leadership of the Students’ Union and the organizing committee use this medium to appreciate the entire student populace, the university management, invited universities, sponsors, partners, gentlemen of the press and all members of the LASU Community for their unflinching support towards the successful actualization of the great programme.