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Breaking:Staff of state-owned tertiary institutions begin three days warning strike

Academic and other activities will be grounded at State-owned tertiary institutions in Oyo State, as academic and non-academic staff under the aegis of Joint Action Committee of Trade Unions in state-owned tertiary institutions, today, Wednesday, May 29, 2024 embark on a three-day warning strike to press home their demands from the government. Joint Action Committee […]

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Ajayi Crowther University expels students involved in fight that led to death

Ajayi Crowther University management has expelled some students of the institution who were involved in a fight that led to the death of a fellow student. Contrary to what is trending, the University affirms that there is no cultism in the institution, just as the University has zero tolerance for any sort of anti societal […]

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Wesley College Wins 2024 National Productivity Centre Debate in Ibadan

Students of Wesley College in Elekuro, Ibadan, emerged winners of the 2024 Inter-Schools Debate organized by the Oyo State office of the National Productivity Centre (NPC) on Thursday. The debate, supported by Sen. Sharafadeen Alli (Oyo South/APC), Sumal Foods, and Better Jollof Eatery, aimed to facilitate positive competition among schools. Seven out of eight expected […]

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Makinde Encourages NYSC Corps Members to Become Change Agents in Oyo Communities

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has urged National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members serving in the state to become change agents in their respective service communities. Speaking during the closing ceremony of the 2024 Batch A Stream 2 orientation course at the NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp in Iseyin, Makinde, who was represented by the state […]

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UNIPORT reacts to video of lecturer s@xually harassing a students says video was released by neighbouring Rivers State University TV

The management of University of Port Harcourt has dismissed a viral video of an alleged lecturer of the institution, s@xually harassing a student. Reacting to claim of the incident occurring at one of the offices in its Microbiology department, the Public Relations Officer of the University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT), Dr Sam Kpenu stated that it […]

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Oyo:NYSC State Coordinator Makes Case For Corps Members Welfare

The NYSC State Coordinator in Oyo state, Mr Abel Odoba, has implored corps members to add value to their certificate by embarking on acquiring more skills for self-development. He charged the Local Government Authorities to seize the opportunity provided by the scheme through the Community Development Programme by sponsoring projects identified by corps members so […]

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Think Beyond NYSC, Makinde Urges Corps Members to Create Wealth

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has urged members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) to think beyond the program and use their time to create wealth.  The governor spoke during the opening of the 2024 Batch A, Stream I Orientation Course for corps members deployed to the state, at Iseyin on Tuesday. Makinde, who […]

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Provost Advises Matriculating Federal Cooperative College Students On Good Conduct.

The Provost of the Federal Cooperative College, Ibadan, Dr. Stephen Oyeleye, has issued a strong warning to the school’s new students.  In his address at the college’s 81st matriculation ceremony, held today at the school’s auditorium, where over 400 students were welcomed into the institution, the Provost emphasized the importance of hard work, integrity, and […]

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How evil tenant allegedly planned to ruin a school that provides free education 

There has been a dramatic turn in a landlord-tenant case, as the owner of a school, JK Academy, located at Keffi road, Abuja, Mrs Daniel, alleged that a tenant, named Mrs Alex Olokun, has persistently attempted to deter her Primary and Secondary school, which provides free quality education for over 40 children and reduced fees […]

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ESUT student found d£ad in her room as male friend reportedly battles for life

A final-year student of Enugu State University of Science and Technology, ESUT, Mbah Ezinne, has been found d£ad in her room.  The lif£less body of the Department of Anatomy student was found in her apartment on July 31, 2023, after she was not seen in church. One of her brothers, Mbah Samson, on Monday, August […]

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Last Respect-Slain UI Lecturer, Ajewole Laid To Rest

The remains of slain Professor of Social and Environmental Forestry, at the University of Ibadan (UI) Prof. Isaac Ajewole were on Tuesday laid to rest in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital. Ajewole was buried amidst tears at Cathedral of St. James The Great Cemetery, Ijokodo, Ibadan. He was gunned down in his Olororo, Ojo, Ibadan […]

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She cannot manipulate her score. They just want to transfer that scholarship to another person- father of pupil accused of forging her JAMB result speaks

Mr Romanus Ejikeme who is the father of Mmesoma, the Anambra pupil whose JAMB result is currently being disputed by the board has alleged that some people are trying to stop the N3 million scholarship his daughter secured from Innoson motors chairman, Innocent Chukwuma. In an interview with Leadership newspaper, Ejikeme stated that his daughter […]

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Death Education

OAU’s 100-level student allegedly commits su!cide

100-level student of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun state, Salako Treasure has reportedly committed su!cide after she allegedly consumed a substance suspected to be sn!p£r. Vanguard reports that the deceased said to be of the Department of Entrepreneur, was found dead inside an uncompleted building around the Lagere area of the town with a bottle […]

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First Class graduate ends it all after failing to secure a job

Having graduated at the top of his class, the deceased had high hopes of securing a job immediately after completing his studies. A family in Kapsongoro village, Chepsangor, Nandi County, Kenya, is currently grieving the loss of their son, who allegedly took his own life after failing to secure a job. The deceased, identified as […]

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Makinde appoints ag. CMD for LAUTECH Hospital

Governor Seyi Makinde, on Wednesday, approved the appointment of Professor Olawale Olakulehin as Acting Chief Medical Director, LAUTECH Teaching Hospital, Ogbomoso. This was contained in a statement signed by the Chief of Staff to the Governor Otunba Segun Ogunwuyi. According to the statement, the appointment is with immediate effect. The governor, while congratulating the new […]

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Nigeria Student Commits Su!cides After Losing His Tuition Fee To Gambling

A student at the Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, Ogun State, Samuel Adegoke has reportedly committed su!cide after losing his tuition fee and that of his friend to gambling. News gathered that Adegoke took his life by drinking a chemical substance suspected to be sniper. Adegoke, who was a National Diploma II student of Electrical Electronic Engineering, […]

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HOW OILER FOUNDATION SECURES SCHOLARSHIP TO SIX BRILLIANT STUDENTS .

A reputable Non – Governmental Organization named Oiler Foundation Situated at Akinyele local government Ibadan in Oyo State has secured full slots scholarship for six students who are indigenes of Akinyele local government . The beneficiaries have been given scholarship to study at Westland Polythenic Ilobu Osun State . Name of the beneficiaries are : […]

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UTME STUDENT BREAKS RECORD, SCORES 99 IN MATHEMATICS

A student of Bishop Otubelu Juniorate, Enugu, Lotanna Azuokeke has broken a record in his school by scoring 99 marks in Mathematics and 337 total in the just-concluded Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). Azụokeke broke the record set by Chidera Obi who scored 329 to emerge overall best five years ago. Media Adviser to the […]

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Man, Wife Bag Doctorate Degree Same Day

A Nigerian man and his wife bagged a Doctorate Degree on the same day from the College of Medicine at the University of Nigeria. A Facebook user, Priscillia Ugbagba, disclosed this on Friday, Sharing the man’s testimony he wrote, “My testimony. My greatest achievement ever. 2 Phd’s bagged in one day. “My wife and I […]

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International Mission Congratulates Nigerian Professor For $300,000 History Prize

The United States Mission in Nigeria has congratulated a history professor, Saheed Aderinto, for becoming the first Nigerian to receive the $300,000 Dan David Prize. The Mission made this known on its Facebook page late Monday. The post read, “Congratulations to Nigerian-American Professor of History and African and African Diaspora Studies at Florida International University, […]

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