Tagged: Vice Chancellor

INAUGURATION

UNIUYO SUG INAUGURATION DATE FIXED.

University Of Uyo specially invite the student and the public to the Inauguration of the newly elected executives of the student Union Government (SUG], Of the University Of Uyo, Uyo. Date; 25th September, 2018 Venue; Onyeama Ogochukwu Hall, Town Campus, University of Uyo. Time; 10am prompt. The University Of Uyo...

Additional

NUC Approves 23 Additional Courses UNIOSUN

The Nigeria Universities Commission (NUC) has approved additional 23 undergraduate and postgraduate courses for Osun State University, UNIOSUN, Osogbo. According to the letter of approval from the NUC Executive Secretary Professor Abubakar Rasheed, the new courses include nine undergraduate programmes, eight Masters degree and six Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programmes....

FACEBOOK

UNN BRINGS FACEBOOK STAKEHOLDERS TO CAMPUS

University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN) went agog with activities as it recently, welcomed a team from the global giant Facebook. The Public Policy Director for Facebook Africa, Ebele Okobi led the team who visited Roar Nigeria Hub for a stakeholder’s round table. The visitors were first received by the Vice...

American

American University of Nigeria Inducts & Recruit Lecturers

American University of Nigeria, AUN inducted about 200 fresh students into its various undergraduate and postgraduate programmes while showcasing nine academics it recruited to expand its faculty. Speaking at the Pledge Ceremony in Yola, Adamawa state, American University of Nigeria President, Dawn Dekle urged the fresh students not to be...

Chicken

FUNAAB DEVELOPS INDIGENOUS CHICKEN

Authorities of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, has developed what it called first improved indigenous chicken breed called the ‘FUNAAB Alpha.’ The Vice-chancellor of the institution, Prof. Kolawole Salako, disclosed this on Tuesday while briefing journalists about the breakthrough and the presentation of certificate of ‘FUNAAB Alpha’ by the...

SEXUAL

Disgrace Lecturers Involve in Sexual Harassment

The National Universities Commission (NUC) has charged Vice-Chancellors of Nigerian Universities to publish the names of lecturers found wanting over allegations of sexual harassment of their students. The Executive Secretary of NUC, Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, gave this charge at the Redeemer’s University in Ede, Osun, on Monday. He said this...

structures

Firm To Destroy All Structures in Adeleke Unniversity

STRONG indication has emerged over the growing apprehension in Osun following the threat by a firm identified as Oshun Ceramics Industries Limited to demolish all the structures sited on the large expanse of land where Adeleke University, Ede is located. The ceramic firm, which is; laying claim to the 120...

funds

SCIENTIST WANTS MORE FUNDS IN RESEARCH

Scientists have urged the Federal Government to deem it necessary to provide enough funds for research and development in Nigerian universities. They said if more funds were; allocated to the researchers, it would pave the way for them; to carry out the scientific research successfully in the country. They spoke...

FUAM

TWO FUAM UNDERGRADUATE DIE IN ACCIDENT

Two students of Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi, FUAM on Wednesday were reported killed in an auto crash within the campus. Four other students were said to have sustained serious injuries. The incident, according to an eyewitness, was; said to have occurred around 8am when a motorcycle conveying passengers likely...

PRISONS

PRISONS INMATES TO WRITE WASSCE 2 PURSUE PHD

The Lagos Prisons Command says education behind bars is getting more interesting with two of its inmates already pursuing their PhD at the Kirikiri Maximum Prisons. The Controller of Prisons, Lagos Command, Mr. Tunde Ladipo, disclosed this in an interview in Lagos, yesterday. According to him, there is; renewed interests...

Clock

ASUU Battles Delsu Over Clock in Clock out Policy

Crisis is brewing at the Delta State Owned university (DELSU) over the recent introduction of Clock in Clock out policy by the management of the institution The new measure, described as “barbaric, and evil” by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, (ASUU) DELSU branch, has paralyzed activities in the university....

BOOKS2AFRICA

BOOKS2AFRICA DONATES BOOKS TO UNIVERSITY

A United Kingdom based charity organization, devoted to book donation to African Countries; Books2Africa has donated 3,000 volumes of books to Fountain University Library, Osogbo. The University Librarian, Dr. Abiodun Salman, who received the books on behalf of the management, said the books donated by Books2Africa covered various programmes currently...

INTAKE

UNIUYO INCREASE INTAKE OF MEDICAL STUDENTS.

The University of Uyo has called on the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) to increase its intake capacity for medical students. The Vice Chancellor, Prof. Enefiok Essien said that the College of Health Sciences has complied with the requirement of MDCN in the area of training, manpower and...

BIZZYASKI

BIZZYASKI WRITES OPEN LETTER TO AKSU VC

Celebrity tattoo artist, Bizzyaski has written a thought-provoking open letter to the VC. A few days back, the Vice Chancellor of Akwa Ibom State University(AKSU), Prof. James Eno Ibanga sparked mixed reactions when he announced that people with tattoos will be denied admissions into the university; and Bizzyaski has not...

Chalker

LASU TO HOST MINISTER BARONESS LYNDA CHALKER.

The Lagos State University (LASU) through its Vice Chancellor, Prof. Olanrewaju Fagbohun, told newsmen on Tuesday in Lagos that the university will host a Former United Kingdom Foreign Minister, Baroness Lynda Chalker, on August 15. The former UK minister would feature in “An Afternoon with Baroness Lynda Chalker. Fagbohun said...

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....

Mountain

MOUNTAIN VC CONDEMNS 2.4B PROPOSED FOR INEC

Vice Chancellor of Mountain Top University, Magboro, Ogun State, Prof. Elijah Ayolabi, has condemned the N242 billion being; proposed by President Muhammadu Buhari to the National Assembly for the 2019 general election, saying it should be; channelled to people-oriented programmes. Ayolabi said Nigeria does not need such an amount for...

LABORATORY

LAUTECH INDUCTS MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENTISTS

Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, has inducted 67 new medical laboratory scientists. Mr Lekan Fadeyi, the institution’s Public Relations Officer disclosed this in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) in Ibadan on Sunday. The new 67 medical laboratory scientists swore to the oath of practice...

GRAZING

HERDSMEN OUTLAW GRAZING ON CAMPUS

The Leadership of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), Bokkos Chapter, security outfit, Operation SAFE HAVEN Bokkos Command and the Management of Plateau State University, have agreed on zero tolerance for day and night cattle grazing on the premises of the University. In a press statement signed by...

Okpara

Michael Okpara Non-Teaching Staff Begins Work to Rule

Members of the non-teaching staff of Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike in Abia, on Monday began a one-week work-to-rule to protest against the alleged management’s deductions and percentage payment of their salaries. The workers are operating under the aegis of the Joint Account Committee (JAC), comprising Non-Academic Staff Union...

NWANNA

NWANNA FAILS TO TESTIFY SEXUAL HARASSMENT

The management of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) has threatened to involve the police to compel Miss Joy Nwanna, the victim in the alleged case of sexual harassment involving one of its lecturers to appear before the investigation committee and substantiate her allegations. Nwanna had accused a Professor of Linguistics...

NANS

NANS GIVES FUNNAI 7 DAYS TO REFUND LEVY

The Vice Chancellor, AE-FUNAI Ebonyi State, Sir. COMMUNIQUE REACHED BY NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF NIGERAN STUDENTS, NANS LEADERSHIP OF EBONYI STATE DURING OUR MEETING AT AE-FUNAI!. We bring to the students, staff and management of Alex Ekwueme Federal University Ndufu Alike ikwo a revolutionary and freedom greetings from the leadership of...

ABANDONED

FG TO COMPLETE ABANDONED PROJECTS IN EBONYI

The Federal Government has pledged to complete all abandoned federal government funded projects in Alex Ekwueme Federal University Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State. President Muhammadu Buhari made this known when he commissioned some ecological projects initiated and completed in the university. Represented by the Minister of State for Budget and National Planning,...

FIIRO

LANDMARK UNIVERSITY AND FIIRO COLLABORATE

The Landmark University, Omu-Aran in Kwara, says its Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Federal Institute of Industrial Research, Oshodi, FIIRO is to upscale agrarian and industrial revolution toward revamping Nigeria’s economy. Prof. Adeniyi Olayanju, the Vice-Chancellor of the university, made the remarks on Friday in Omu-Aran at the signing...