OAUDecides2017: Meet The Contenders; Director Of Socials
As the generality of Great Ife students set out to the polls to decide their next set of Union Leaders next week, it is essential that they ...
As the generality of Great Ife students set out to the polls to decide their next set of Union Leaders next week, it is essential that they have a modicum of information about the political aspirants and their ambitions. The battle for the office of the Director of Socials OAU is between Afolabi Adedayo Emmanuel and Ojuola Victor Okikiola.
Adedayo Afolabi Emmanuel(Lamba) is a 400 level student from the department of Agricultural Economics in the Faculty of Agriculture. He has served as the Director of Socials of his departmental association for 2014/15 session and is the current Director of Socials for the Faculty of Agriculture. In an exclusive interview with OAU Peeps News Agency, Lamba, as he is popularly known asserted that socialising is not all about partying. According to him, asides partying and hangouts, educating and talent promoting events can influence the social life of undergraduates. He further reiterated that, if elected, he would make the social life of OAU students a 'memorable' one. When asked if he was a religious person due to a constant reference to God in the course of the interview, Lamba replied "I am not religious, I’m just normal." He declared "individualism" when asked if he was working with other aspirants to garner votes in the forthcoming election.
On the other hand: Ojuola Victor Okikiola (Chauwlee) is a 300 level student of the department of Dramatic Arts in the Faculty of Arts. He contested for the same position at the Departmental level in 2014/2015. Victor is a 300 level student in the department of Dramatic Arts, also in an exclusive interaction with OAU Peeps News Agency, Chauwlee as he is popularly called stated that going religious is being social. He expatiated by saying that although not everyone was socially inclined, religious activities can also be an avenue of establishing some level of social networking as students. He further stated that the office of the social director is the only avenue that can assemble a large population at a single sitting for leisure and innovative purposes. When asked about his plans if eventually elected, Chauwlee declared to involve the students in the renovation and reeducation of OAU students on a social life and all it entails.
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