The Alumnus of Yaba College of Technology (Yabatech), Wusu Olusegun Olusola, a graduate of Mechanical Engineering student of 2017 B service year, has won the President’s National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Honours, in recognition of his selflessness and outstanding performance during the Youth Service.
Olusola who had his youth service at Ogimbe village in Benue State was among the 111 (One Hundred and Eleven) ex-corpers that won the President Mohammadu Buhari Presidential Awards nationwide on February 11th, 2021.
He distinguished himself through his selflessness and exceptional service to the Community of his primary assignment to become a recipient of the laudable Presidential Award.
The graduate of Mechanical Engineering from the School of Engineering paid a courtesy visit to the College Management, to present the award in appreciation to the College for inculcating on him knowledge and right attitude that made it possible for him to be a beneficiary of the Presidential Award.
Olusola was received by the Deputy Rector Administration, Dr. Titilayo Ukabam on behalf of the Rector, Engr. Obafemi Omokungbe, thanked the College for being hard on him and for sound discipline during his sojourn in the institution, in which he is now reaping the benefits.
Ukabam appreciated the recipient for contributing his quota to the nation-building during his NYSC days, and for being a good ambassador of the College. She charged the current students to emulate the good virtues of Olusola, admonishing them to follow the trend by being good ambassadors of the College, and embrace hard work because it does not kill but it will enable them to become better personalities.
The Registrar of the College, Dr. Olukayode Momodu hinted that the College is very proud of Olusola and that the sky is his limit while looking forward to more Yabatech students winning the award.
The delegation who received the awardee also had Acting Dean, Student Affairs, TPL Tunji Balogun, Sub Dean, School of Engineering, Engr. M.T. Ajala, representing HOD, Mechanical Engineering, Engr. Kola Orintunsin, Deputy Registrar/ Head, Public Relations, Mr. Joe Ejiofor, Deputy Registrar Student Affairs, Mr. Ademola Oyebanji, Deputy Registrar, Alumni Relations, Mrs. Aderonke Ige, and other top officers of the College.