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Vice-chancellor canvasses support for research in Nigerian universities

Professor Kayode Soremekun has sought for more commitment and support for research endeavours by university students, particularly at the post-graduate level.
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has listed what Nigeria should do to have access to $12 trillion “dormant funds”.

Ex-President Obasanjo: I work for NOUN as lecturer on pro bono basis

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has denied report that he earns N40,000 as a lecturer at the National Open University, NOUN.
Pius Adesanmi

Ethiopian Airlines crash: UNILORIN plans candlelight procession for Pius Adesanmi

The University of Ilorin, says it will organise a candlelight procession for one of it’s alumni, Prof. Pius Adesanmi, who died aboard the Boeing 737 Max–8 that crashed on Sunday.

Solomon Arase: Let’s use African culture to address security challenges

A former Inspector General of Police, Dr Solomon E. Arase, has said that the complexities of insecurity in the country could be addressed if Nigerians embraces African culture and values.

Sultan: How Muslims, Christians can live in peace

The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Monday urged lecturers of Islamic Studies to devise strategies on how to ensure peaceful coexistence between Muslims and Christians in the country.

University of Ibadan begins work on new Arts Faculty building

The Vice Chancellor, University of Ibadan, UI, Professor Abel Idowu Olayinka, recently laid the foundation of a six storey building in the institution’s Faculty of Arts, which is expected to provide classrooms, offices and utility rooms.
Adeleke Fakoya

Expert: Your language is your basic identity, speak it

A Professor of Applied Linguistics, Adeleke Fakoya, has said that an individual’s language is his basic identity, hence the need to master and speak it.

University of Ilorin promotes 1,019 staff

The Vice-Chancellor, University of Ilorin, Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem, has approved the promotion of 1,019 members of staff of the university.
Nigeria Prize for Literature

Board shortlists three books for The Nigeria Prize for Literature

The Advisory Board for The Nigeria Prize for Literature has approved a final shortlist of three books out of the longlist of 11 released in July 2018.
Governor of Bayelsa State, Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson

Governor Dickson: President Buhari’s comment on restructuring very ‘unpresidential’

The Governor of Bayelsa State, Henry Seriake Dickson, on Thursday picked holes on the position of President Muhammadu Buhari on the agitation for the restructuring of Nigeria, describing it as threat to national security.

University of Lagos vows to uncover sexual allegation levelled against its lecturer

The management of University of Lagos has vowed to thoroughly investigate the allegation of sexual harassment leveled against its lecturer.

Atiba University set to take off in next month

Atiba University, Oyo, one of the new private universities licensed by the Federal Government in December 2017 is set to take off on March 8 with its first set of students for the 2017/2018 academic session.

TETFund launch projects worth N1.4bn at Jigawa university

The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) on Monday inaugurated 14 projects worth over N1.4 billion at the Federal University Dutse (FUD), Jigawa.

Ex-President Obasanjo bags PhD in Christian Theology

The National Open University (NOUN) on Friday, awarded a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Christian Theology to the nation’s former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo.

South-West govs should designate Kiriji war site as Yoruba unity tourism zone – Gani...

“If the war had continued; if the bitter acrimony had been allowed to fester beyond the period of intervention; if there had been no arbitration and intervention, we may not had the Yoruba race as intact as it is today”.

LASU dismisses 17 staff, demotes two others

The Lagos State University has dismissed 15 academic Staff and two non-academic staff for different acts of misconduct.

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Senator Melaye: Governor Bello will end up in prison

Dino Melaye, senator representing Kogi west, says Yahaya Bello, governor of Kogi state, will end up in prison for alleged corruption.

Police in Cross River arrest 11 suspected murderers, cultists

The Police command in Cross River State has arrested nine (9) suspected murderers and two cultists in the state.

NCAA to demolish over 7,000 telecommunication masts

Over 7,000 telecommunication masts and towers belonging to Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) providers erected nationwide may soon be pulled down by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA).