UI VC – The Vice-Chancellor, University of Ibadan, Prof Idowu Olayinka in a special release on Sunday, 21st October, specially congratulated twelve UI 2017 LLB graduates who earned First Class in their Final Bar Examinations of the Nigeria Law school recently.
The students in order of their grades namely: Joseph Ogunmodede (The Class Valedictorian during the 2017 Convocation Ceremony at Ibadan), Afam Ikeakanam, Emeka Ezekwesiri, Yetunde Oyeyipo, Tosin Omobitan, Tosin Ogunbona, Olo Egbokhare, Feyikemi Fatumbi, Zacheaus Akanni, Daphne Ekpe, Seyi Adebimpe-Ojo, Iyanuoluwa Alarape
Olayinka further disclosed that the first five law graduates were awarded First Class Honours by the University of Ibadan while the other equally outstanding seven graduates finished with Second Class Upper.
Olayinka while congratulating the 12 law graduates and all their other colleagues who were equally successful in the Final Bar Examinations, He acknowledged with pride the contributions of the Dean of Law, and all the Faculty members for the very solid foundations they provided for the students to excel and distinguish themselves.
The Vice Chancellor who could not hide his joy, expressed his happiness over the honour and distinction at a time when the university is celebrating its Platinum Jubilee, He said “it is trite to mention here that your collective achievements will receive a favourable mention in the Vice-Chancellor’s Address at the 2018 Convocation and 70th Founders’ Day on Saturday, 17th November 2018”