On Thursday, October 4, 2018, the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS, received an Award of Excellence in recognition of his contributions to the Faculty of Science, at the Oduduwa Hall, Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ilé-Ifè.

The Vice Chancellor was accompanied by some members of Management Team, Staff and Students of the University of Lagos to the Awards Ceremony which was the concluding part of the 2018 International Conference, organised by the Faculty of Science, OAU, Ile-Ife, Osun State, the Ceremony.

Other Awardees at the 2018 Special Faculty of Science Lecture & Award Presentation at OAU were: Chairman of First Bank Nigeria Plc. Mrs. Ibukun Awosika, who delivered the Guest Speech titled: The Role of Young Graduates in a Nation in Search of Additional Sources of Income; renowned Oil & Gas Consultant and Trainer Teacher, Researcher, Emeritus Prof. Slyvester Oluwaseyi Adegoke; Managing Consultant / CEO, Degeconek, Abiodun Olufemi Adesanya; Prof. M. A. O. Rahman; Director Technical, Addax Petroleum Nigeria Limited, Mr. Chikeze Nwosu, Prof. Kingsley Ojoh; Director, First E&P Development Company, Dr. Emmanuel Enu; General Manager, Exploration, Esso Exploration & Production Nigeria Limited (EEPNL), Dr. Andrew Ejayeriese among others.

Below is a pictorial highlight of the event: