The Management of Osun State College of Technology, (OSCOTECH) Esa Oke, Osun State has conferred an Honorary Fellowship on the Managing Director of Ayeye & Co (Estate Surveyors & Valuers) and Chairman/ CEO, Kings Care Universal School , Abuja , ESV (Pastor) Victor Ayeye, a Fellow of the Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors & Valuers.
The conferment was done at the 6th Combined Convocation of the 27 year old Institution held on Saturday October 12th, 2019 in Esa Oke Osun State.
While conferring the Honour, The Rector of the College, Dr. Samson Adegoke said "By the authority of the Board of Studies, I confer you the Fellowship of Osun State College of Technology, Esa Oke, Honorary Causa, with all the rights & privileges therein" and thereafter presented the scroll to the recipient, ESV (Pastor) Victor Ayeye, FNIVS
The Rector told the gathering which had in attendance representative of the Visitor to the College (Osun State Governor, Gboyega Oyetola) that the Fellowship is conferred on illustrious & distinguished persons in the society.
Report has it that, at the last Convocation of the College, the sitting Governor of Osun State , Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola was conferred with same honour.
Our correspondent also gathered that, Ayeye is the first alumnus of the 27 year old college to receive this prestigious honour. He graduated from college as the overall best student in the department of Estate Management about 20 years ago. In 2012, he was awarded as the Most Valuable Alumnus in the faculty of Environmental Studies of the same college.
It was also gathered that Ayeye has been an active alumnus of the Institution who has been involved in various human & developmental projects in the Institution. In the last ten years, he has sponsored over 350 students of the college to Annual conferences of the Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors & Valuers, he is a major donor towards the Alumni building project, has employed over 40 Alumnus of the Institution both directly & indirectly, has donated books to the library of the Institution amongst others.
Similarly, he has been a trail blazer for the institution thus becoming the first alumni of the college to attain the Fellowship status of the Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors & Valuers (NIESV), first to be in Management & Council of NIESV, first Honorary National Publicity Secretary & Honorary National Secretary of NIESV produced by OSCOTECH.
In recognition of his landmark contributions he also received the following
1. (2010): Nigeria Real Estate Practitioners Gold award
2. (2011): Enterprise Leadership award of the Institute of Corporate Administration
3. (2012): Noble achievers International Partner in service award
4. (2012, 2014, 2016): NIESV Presidents ' Service awards
5. (2017): Nigerian Entrepreneur Merit Award - Estate Surveyor & Valuer of the year 2017
6. (2017): African Entrepreneur Merit Award for Excellence & Business Innovation 2017
7. (2018): Institute of Corporate Administration ICON of Excellence award
8. (2019): City People Real Estate Man of the year.
9. (2019): OSCOTECH Alumni Excellence award
10. (2019): Prestige Exclusive Achiever’s Awards for Excellence in Nation Building 2019
11. (2019): Induction into National Association of Polytechnic Students (NAPS) Hall of Fame/ICON
12. (2019): Merit of Credence Award by National Association of Nigeria Students (NANS) as Grand Patron of NANS
13. (2019): African Leadership Award/ Induction to AASU Hall of Fame by All African Students Union (AASU)
Speaking about the award, Ayeye said he was elated that the Management of the college found him worthy to be conferred with an honour which is equivalent to Honorary Doctorate Degree in Universities, saying that people would not be wrong if they address him as Doctor of humanity.
He further said that, the honour is a morale booster for him to do more.