Tagged: Obafemi Awolowo University

Yemi Osinbajo

Students Query Invitation Of Yemi Osinbajo To OAU

Students of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, have expressed indignation over the invitation of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to the forthcoming 43rd combined convocation of the university holding next week. According to a statement by Gbenga Ololoniran, the Protem Chairman of Great Ife Students’ Union Action Committee, it is condemnable...

Okoya

Prof Okoya – Mathematics, Key to Technological Development

Mathematical modelling can be used to solve myriads of problems facing Nigeria, a professor of Mathematics, Samuel Segun Okoya, has said. Delivering the 329th Inaugural lecture of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife titled: “The many ‘faces’ of thermal explosion: mathematical modeling point of view”, Tuesday last week, Okoya said...

Academic Activities

ASUU Strike Paralyses Academic Activities UI, FUTO, LASU

AS the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, began its strike, yesterday, academic activities at the University of Ibadan, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, LAUTECH and Federal University of Technology, Owerri, FUTO were totally paralysed. Meanwhile, students of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, were; thrown into dilemma following a...

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ASUU OAU Tells Students To Vacate Campus

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, (ASUU) Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) Chapter has told students of the institution vacate the campus and return to their homes as a result of the indefinite strike declared by the union. At its congress yesterday, the Chairman of ASUU OAU branch, Dr Adeola Oyebisi...

Mushroom

Institute Advocates Mushroom Cultivation in Nigeria

The Institute of Agricultural Research and Training (IART), Ibadan, has advised farmers to actively engage in mushroom cultivation because of its great revenue generation potential. The Executive Director of IART, Prof. James Adediran, gave the advice in Ibadan on Monday at a workshop organised by IART on edible mushroom production....

transportation

OAU: Students Call for Improved Transportation Service

Students of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife have called on the management of the institution to resolve the transportation crisis on the campus. They made the call in separate interviews over the lack of enough buses for transportation within the campus. A student, Tolu Adams said ” the transportation...

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Adebayo Shittu: Another Minister In NYSC Scandal

Minister of Communications, Mr. Adebayo Shittu, did not answer call-up in the  National Youth Service Scheme, NYSC, according to an online portal, Premium Times. Mr. Shittu failed to participate in the NYSC scheme despite graduating from the then University of Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University) at age 25. The revelation...

involvement

OAU Student Suspended Over Involvement in Cultism

The management of Obafemi Awolowo University(OAU) Ile Ife,  announced the suspension of six students of the institution, for alleged involvement in cultism. The suspension of the students was confirmed in a statement signed by the registrar of the university, Margaret Omisule. The statement read; “After the investigation, therefore, the University,...

Fajuyi

Fajuyi Hall Security Assault a 200 Level Student of OAU

A 200 level student of the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University Ile Ife known by the name Victor was brutally assaulted and delivered heavy blows of physical battering by alleged students of the same institution who claims to be Fajuyi Hall Security on August 1st 2018. At about 4pm in the...

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OAU LOOSES ACCREDITATION FOR FOUR COURSES.

The Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, has lost accreditation for four of the courses offered in the institution. The National Universities Commission reportedly suspended the university’s law, dentistry, medical rehabilitation, and botany programmes. Prospective students who selected any of the four courses in the just-concluded; Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination...

SOYINKA

OAU HONOURS SOYINKA WITH MUSEUM.

The authority of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Monday honoured the Nobel Lauraete, Prof Wole Soyinka, with a museum named after him. A storey building located in the heart of the university was the official residence of the playright as a lecturer in University of Ife, now Obafemi Awolowo University....

INVEST

FG ADVISED TO INVEST MORE IN SCIENCE EDUCATION.

The Federal Government has been; advised to invest in the educational sector to become globally competitive. An academic at the Obafemi Awolowo University, IIe Ife in Osun State, Dr Babatunde Ogundare, gave recommendation on Tuesday at the faculty of science secondary schools quiz competition held at the institution. Addressing participants...

Award

OAU WINS BEST UNIVERSITY AWARD.

THE MAIDEN South-West Nigeria  Education Award event recently held at the University of Ibadan. Obafemi Awolowo University, IIe Ife, was  the most outstanding public University in the geopolitical Zone, beating UI to clinch the prize. The outstanding lecturers, polytechnic,state  and private universities were; announced at the event. Among the winners...

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OAU SUSPENDED STUDENT UNION ACTIVITIES.

The National Association of Nigerian Students, zone D under the leadership of Comrade Adekitan lukman Tunice and other  four members of the association met with the management of Obafemi Awolowo University on the 10th of May. 2018. The association warmly received delegate at the Vice Chancellor office and principal office....

graduands

FIRST CLASS GRADUANDS OFFERED EMPLOYMENT.

The chairman ceremonies and Honours committee, Chief Omololu Adegbenro, who said; the institution would encourage the first class graduands to further their studies to master’s and doctoral degrees levels. while addressing people in the press conference to herald the second convocation ceremony; of the university 105 graduands in 31 programmes,...

Students

OAU STUDENTS GOVERNMENT REACT TO ABUSE.

We use this medium to appreciate Great Ife Students for their anger at the obvious misuse of position. we are aware that frequently than ever, girls on OAU campus are forced to trade their bodies for marks and refusal to do so would mean carrying courses. we want everyone to...

Awolowo

OAU Management says Rumours Of Increased Tuition False.

The management of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) has debunked all claims that the institution intends to increase the tuition fees for the next session. In a statement issued by its Public Relations Officer, Abiodun Olanrewaju, the University insists that there is not truth in the rumour being peddled. The...