Oko Ode Community Honors 2023 TVC Debate Winner
By Kaosara Olayemi Oladimeji
Oko Ode Community in Ilorin has come together to celebrate the remarkable achievement of Hikmah Abdulkareem Abimbola, who emerged as the winner of the 2023 TVC Communication Senior Secondary School Female Debate Championship.
This is as the founder of Al-Hikmah University who doubles as Jagunmolu of Igbaja land, Alhaji AbdulRameem Oladimeji also offered the winner a scholarship and an automatic employment after graduation.
This was disclosed by Professor Lateef Oladimeji during a ceremony held by Ilorin branch of Oko Ode Community to celebrate the remarkable achievement of the winner at the weekend in Ilorin.
Alhaji Olarenwaju Quadir, the community Chairman of Oko Ode Community, expressed his admiration and support for Hikmah’s achievement, emphasizing the importance of bringing pride to the community.
He also presented Hikmah with the prestigious award.
Taking the stage, Hikmah Abdulkareem Abimbola used the occasion to inspire her fellow students in Oko Ode Community, urging them to remain dedicated to their studies, recognizing education as the cornerstone of human progress in life.
She highlighted the community’s commitment to education, which led to the establishment of Ansarul Islam Secondary School in Oko Ode through communal efforts.
The Award was made possible by the generous sponsorship of individuals and organizations who believe in recognizing and promoting excellence.
The sponsors included Alhaji Olanrewaju Quadir, Alhaji AbdulRazaq Abiodun Lawal, Dr. Kamaldeen Adetunji, Engineer Azeez Kolapo Oladimeji, and Lateef Oladimeji Esq.
The organizations that contributed to this noble cause included AlMUBARAK MARKETING AGENCY INTL. LTD (Alhaji AbdulRazaq Abiodun Lawal, Oko-Ode), MOLAK ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION NIG. LTD (offering building & civil engineering services, led by Engineer Adam O. Oladimeji Mnse), and AQOS DESIGN CONCEPT NIG. LTD (managed by Abduquadir Olawale Sodiq).
The event concluded with a vote of thanks from Imam Kamaldeen Oladimeji, expressing gratitude to all those who had contributed to the success of the ceremony.