Mr. Olagoke Abayomi Olaniyi, a student in the Department of Animal Production and Health, College of Animal Science and Livestock Production, has won the First Prize in the 2011 TEEAL Graduate Student Paper Competition.

The feat was achieved under the Master’s and Doctoral categories, awarded by the Albert R. Mann Library of the Cornell University, United States of America.

Mr. Olaniyi carted away the prize for his brilliant Masters Degree in Agriculture Dissertation, titled, Effect of Free Range and Deep Litter Production System on the Performance and Meat Composition of Cockerel Chicken.

A Congratulatory Message, signed by the Acting Registrar, Mrs. Christiana Kuforiji, charged Mr. Olaniyi to continue to distinguish himself in his quest for knowledge, for the development of the University and humanity in general.