Lanre Oyegbola Sodipo fondly refer to as LOS has been decorated with The Committee of Distinguished Alumni Award(CODA) by Moshood Abiola Polytechnic Alumni Association.
The Committee of Distinguished Alumni (CODA) of the Association is an award that is specially reserved for selected individuals and corporate bodies who are directly or indirectly linked with Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Abeokuta and have contributed immensely to the development of the Institution and the community at large.
According to the President of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic Alumni Association, Pastor Ezekiel Obasanya states that "Lanre Oyegbola Sodipo and other eminent alumni of our great citadel of learning have continuously being impact their communities by doing impressive things around the world "
The award was vested on Lanre Oyegbola-Sodipo and 19 other eminent dignaries who have passed through the school and friends of the institution such like, The Ogun State Commissioner for Agriculture,Dr.Adeola Odedina; Special Adviser to Ogun State Governor on Youth and Sport, Comrade Lamide Lawal; Dr. Seyi Soremekun;Tpl Waheed Kadiri among others.
Lanre Oyegola-Sodipo graduated from Mass Communication Department in then Ogun State Polytechnic now MAPOLY in 1999 and later proceed to University of Liverpool for Master in Marketing. He is presently the Chief Executive Officer of Havas Nigeria a leading marketing communications company.
LOS empowered women and youths through his Mask4All initiative where over 20,000 face masks to members of his community, community leaders, artisan groups.
He delivered a fully renovated and upgraded Imala Model Health Centre in response to the residents’ pressing needs and furthering the works of His Excellency, Prince Dapo Abiodun to deliver a better health care for all and sundry.
LOS also trained youths through his free skill acquisition and empowerment programme in collaboration with Redeemed Initiative for Skills and Empowerment (RISE) on various skills ranging from paint making and application to the production of disinfectants, dusting powder, skin care cream, toilet and dishwashing liquids.
Lanre Oyegbola-Sodipo appreciates the executive of the alumni for the award initiative.