Students of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) from various faculties have done the University proud by performing excellently in the ongoing second edition of Global Management Challenge (GMC).
Ninety-six (96) students from the University of Lagos and University of Ibadan were selected to participate in the competition for a period of six (6) weeks. The participants were grouped into 33 teams in the first round and the best four teams from the two institutions competed at the national final today, Thursday, May 30, 2019.
The winner from this final round will represent Nigeria in Russia come July, 2019.
The four teams from UNILAG that scaled through the first round are:
- Team Nexus
- JINADU Haneefat
- BALOGUN Olayinka
- ONANEYE Temilola Adewumi
- Team Prime
- ADEOLA Sanusi
- AGOHA Ozioma Blessing
- FASIPE Timilehin Michael
- Team Dragon
- CHUKWULOBE Chukwuemeka Akugbe
- AKINDELE Tejumola Abiodun
- ONASANYA Daniel Oluwadamilare
- Team Tetra
- OBI Ifechukwu
- OJODU Opeyemi
- AMOSU Oluwatobi
It will be recalled that the University of Lagos also emerged victorious in the first edition of the Global Management Challenge, which made them qualify for the international phase of the competition that held at Dubai last year.
As the competition nears its end, the fourth quarter results of the National Finals has Team Tetra from the University of Lagos in the lead with back-to-back growth. Team Monolith from University of Ibadan comes close behind in second position, as Team Prime from UNILAG holds the third position.
Soon we will know the team that will make it to the International Finals in Russia.
The Vice Chancellor, Professor Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS, on behalf of the Management, staff and students of the University of Lagos, wishes Team UNILAG, success in the competition.