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University Sparks Controversial Reactions Over Their Congratulatory Message to ‘Short Graduate’

Lagos State University (LASU) has sparked controversy on social media with a congratulatory message they sent to a graduating student, which some perceived as an insult towards his short stature.

Lagos State University (LASU) has sparked controversy on social media with a congratulatory message directed at a graduating student, which some perceived as a slight towards his short stature.

The incident unfolded through a series of posts on a popular social media platform. The graduating student shared a photo from his graduation ceremony with the caption “Full picture.”

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In response, the university’s official account commented, “Finally! Greater heights, bro. 🙌”, a remark interpreted by many as a jest about the student’s height.

See the post below:

LASU’s comment quickly drew attention, prompting a wave of reactions from users:

@SOTesleem: “It’s his convocation, for goodness’ sake. Don’t look down on him.”

@realtimmywrld: “Are you sure this is an official page of LASU?”

@Biola_Carter: “Greater HEIGHTS…Handler, you won’t make heaven.”

👑 OLU 👑: “@Uncle_Olu_.”

@21h: “I love this banter, to be honest 😂🤣😆 The young man also took it kindly.”

@j0hn0nah: “We need the identity of the handler of this account. Lmaoo whatttt.”

@11h: “Greater heights for someone who’s a midget? You’re wicked, bro, lmaoo.”

@22h: “Congrats on graduating. Now that you’re taller with that degree, you might see eye to eye with us.”

READ ALSO: Governor Awards a Whooping N10m to LASU’s Best Graduating Student


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