The Students’ Union Body (Senate and SRC) of Delta State Polytechnic Ogwashi Uku encouraged students of the institution to participate in an academic competition. The importance of this competition could not be overemphasized as it brought out the students’ academic creative side.
The competition featured students from different schools and departments to debate on the topic “Has C.B.T Increased Students Academic Performance in Nigerian Tertiary Institutions?”. The contestants either supported or opposed the topic from various angles supporting their views with various points. Quite typical of every competition, a Victor must emerge and be crowned victorious. Chisunum Dorcas Adaeze a student of the department of Mathematics and Statistics emerged winner as she was able to Convince the Audience. Adaeze was given a cash prize of Thirty Six thousand, two hundred and fifty naira only (N36.250) for being the winner of the competition.
Amidst the aura of excitement of the competition, our Amiable and Indefatigable Rector Prof. Mrs Stella C. Chiemeke was presented an Award of Excellence for her good works in the institution and was received by the Dean of Students Affairs Mr. Peter Ofili on her behalf.
The students were excited and wished for more of this competition in the nearest future.