Press Release: NAKOSS Announce Winners of Essay Competition on Obasanjo’s Book, My Watch

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The National Association of Kogi State Students, (NAKOSS) wishes to announce the winners of the essay competition organized by the body during her 15th year anniversary and 10th leadership summit on 30th November, 2018, at Idrinana Hotel Lokoja, Kogi State on the topic: “ The Consequences of Electing the Personality Trait of the Person Described on Pages 31-32 of Ex President Olusegun Obasanjo’s Book, MY WATCH”.

The essay was monetized by the Chief of Staff to the Kogi State Government, Hon. Edward Onoja with the first prize, cash draft of N150,000, second place, N100,000, third place N70,000 and 17 additional winners who would go home with the sum of N50,000 for the entrants who are all students of different institutions but indigenes of Kogi State. 

The Essays written by these students would be randomly published, for Nigerians and Kogites to see what the Nigerian students think about the character of the personality described in the book of the ex President.

Here is the list of winners and their institutions: 

1st    Julius Olushola Abel   –  IIJ, Affiliated to Uni. of Maiduguri, Lokoja study center.

2nd.  Esther Njachi –  400L Student of Kogi State University

3rd.  Musa J. Hadiza – 200L Student of Igbinedion Uni., Okada, Edo State

4th. Suleiman Ibrahim Temitope  – 300L Student of Ekiti State University.

5th. Samuel Adieza Musa – 400L Student of Federal University Lokoja.

6th. Kasim Muhammed Nezifi – 400L Student of Ahmadu Bello University.

7th. Damilola Bidemi David – 200L Student of Federal University Lokoja.

8th.       Obarombi Joshua Temidayo        600L                       Uni. Of Ibadan                                   6

9th.       Salihu Muhammed Anyimode    –                              Federal University Lokoja             7

10th.   Adejoh Boniface Ugbede-Ojo    –                              Federal University Lokoja             8

11th.   Valentine Emmanuel Ojochegbe  400L                   Kogi State University                      9

12th.   Sani Theophilus Obaje                   200L                       Ahmadu Bello Uni.                          10

13th.   Ilah Michael Ojodomo                 –                              Kogi State University                      11

14th.   Oguche Gabriel Ojoarom              –                              Federal University Lokoja             12

15th.   Okpe Ojochegbe Victor                 –                              University Of Jos

16th.   Ogbaje Mordecia Ojochigwu      200L                       University Of Ibadan.

17th.   Yakubu Musa Abdulmumuni       –                             Federal University Lokoja

18th.   David Ojonugwa                               300L                       Federal University Lokoja

19th.   Husssien Bello Adaiza                     –                              Bayero University, Kano

20th.   Zubairu Hafsat Avaiza                     –                              Ahmadu Bello University

The winners are expected on Monday 21st January, 2019, at the Nakoss Secretariat (Phase 2 Junction, Lokoja )to collect their cash draft. They are to appear by 3pm with a valid means of identification, bearing recognition of their institutions.


Audu Omeiza Moses (Troy)
National President, NAKOSS

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