By Adejumo Kabir
The Faculty of Education, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, won the inter universities oratory and spelling bee competition that took place in University of Ilorin.
The oratory contest held last Friday has in attendance the representatives of university of Ilorin, OAU, Al-Hikmah University among others.
After fierce intellectual contests, Obafemi Awolowo University was announced the winner of the oratory contest and spelling bee competition respectfully.
President of the Nigeria University Education Student Association (NUESA) OAU chapter, Fatoyinbo Gafar who spoke with our reporter in a telephone chat said the faculty shall continue to represent OAU well and stand tall in Nigeria and at the continental stage.
He said: “the triumph was in no doubt a deserving feat. The public never expected less from OAU, our citadel of learning where trademark has always been greatness”.
OAU representative for the oratory contest is Bamigboye Judah, a student from the department of Science and technology Education.
The school was also represented by Oloyede Joshua of the department of Arts and Social Science Education for the spelling bee competition.