The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) has awarded three students three students in the Faculty of Law, Lagos State University LASU.
The students, Olanrewaju Toheeb Balogun, a 300 Level Law Student; Ngozi Agatha Umeodinka, a 500Level Law Student; and Sina Victor Akinmusire, a 400 Level Law Student of the university emerged winners in the National Intellectual Property Essay Competition held earlier this year.
According to Vanguard, the students were commended by the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Olanrewaju Fagbohun, SAN, for doing the university proud.
The Programme Officer, WIPO Nigeria Office, Mr Oluwatobiloba Moody, in a personal congratulatory message to Prof. Fagbohun wrote:
“I congratulate you and your institution, the Lagos State University, on the success of some of your students in the maiden edition of the WIPO National Intellectual Property Essay Competition.
“These winners emerged from an extremely competitive process, involving 262 entries received from students across the country.”