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University of Ibadan student dead, two Injured as tricycle rams into truck in Ibadan

A lady, identified as Adeniyi Balikis Olajumoke, suspected to be a student of Faculty of Science, University of Ibadan (UI) on Friday died when the tricycle she was in rammed into a waiting waste disposal truck at Leventis, along Sango-UI road, Ibadan.

Gombe university introduces law, education programmes

The Gombe State University has entered into a new face of development with the introduction of new programmes in Law, Education and Social Science.

University of Lagos to graduate 8,000 students in April

The University of Lagos says it will be graduating over 8,000 students during its 2017/2018 academic session convocation ceremonies scheduled for April 1 to April 5.

Court admits 120 documents as exhibits against sacked UI lecturer

The National Industrial Court sitting in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, on Wednesday admitted about 120 documents as exhibits tendered against a senior lecturer at the University of Ibadan (UI), Adenike Ogunshe.

Divergent opinions greet lingering ASUU strike

As the strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities lingers, some stakeholders in the education sector have expressed divergent views on the contending issues and the way out.

Federal University Oye-Ekiti threatens to report erring contractors to EFCC

The Federal University Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE) council has said it would not hesitate to report contractors doing shoddy jobs to the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) in order to ensure that the best is done for the institution in terms of infrastructural development.
Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha

SGF: Ahmadu Bello University to get N800 million ecological project

Mr Boss Mustapha, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SFG), said on Friday that the government had earmarked N800 million for the execution of ecological projects in Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria.

LASU launches e-Help Desk to boost service delivery

The Lagos State University, Ojo, has launched an e-Help Desk to process requests from its internal and external publics online to improve service delivery.

Ondo government slashes Adekunle Ajasin University fees to N100,000

The Ondo State Government has reviewed downwards its new schedule of fees for the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akunga Akoko (AAUA) for returning students following pressure from students and parents.

FIIRO calls for partnership with research institutes, universities

The Federal Institute of Industrial Research, Oshodi says Nigeria needs a paradigm shift from a consuming nation to a producing nation through collaborative efforts between research institutes and universities.

Medical sciences university to kick-start new courses

The first University of Medical Sciences in Nigeria, situated in Ondo town, Ondo State, is planning to begin courses in pharmacology, human nutrition, dietetics and herbal medicine.

Controversy over Obafemi Awolowo University student’s suicide

The suicide of a 16-year-old student of Microbiology Department at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Miss Mercy Afolaranmi, has continued to generate ripples in the institution.

University of Lagos appoints Oluwatoyin Ogundipe as new vice-chancellor

The Governing Council of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) has appointed Prof Oluwatoyin Ogundipe as the 12th Vice-Chancellor of the 55 years old institution.

Fed govt urged to embrace scientific research to tackle economic challenges

The Federal Government has been urged to embrace scientific approach in tackling the socio-economic challenges currently facing the country.

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