Friday, 26 February 2016
UNILAG produces first ever student with a 5.0 CGPA
A young man, Daniel Dada Ayodele has made history by being the first ever student to graduate with a 5.0 CGPA.
Ayodele, a psychology student of the University of Lagos, achieved a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 5.00, which the Vice Chancellor of the university, Prof Rahamon Bello described as a perfect score record during a pre-convocation briefing Wednesday, February 24.
He will be among the 178 first class students who will graduating during the upcoming convocation ceremony.
Bello, impressed with the young man said, “a perfect score. This means he scored As in all courses he took in the programme. I congratulate the graduate with a First Class.”
The VC also added that the university was glad to break another academic ground, saying the candidate showed exceptional academic prowess.
He said a total of 10,907 students will be graduating including 5,472 undergraduates and 5,435 postgraduates, adding that a total of 177 others will be bagging First Class degree certificates along with Dada.