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Final talk: My successor, Oyetola, doesn’t have my ‘swagger’ — Aregbesola

Posted: November 17, 2018 at 8:08 pm   /   Politics

The outgoing governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola, has said his successor, Gboyega Oyetola, though cerebral does not have the same ‘swagger’ (boisterousness, radicalism) he possesses as a political leader. He also said that he has no regrets having led the state for eight years stay as the governor. Mr Aregbesola who is expected to […]

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Sex-for-Marks Scandal: Monica’s lawyer, OAU community speak on ICPC’s decision to arraign professor

Posted: November 15, 2018 at 11:38 am   /   Campus

The Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) community and Abiola Akiyode-Afolabi, the counsel to Monica Osagie, a victim at the centre of the sex-for-marks scandal, have reacted to the decision of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) decision to arraign Richard Akindele, a dismissed lecturer of the institution. The ICPC, in a release […]

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PHOTOS: Edo Govt Endangers Lives of Pupils In ‘Collaped’ School Despite Over N1 Billion UBEC Grant

Posted: November 14, 2018 at 9:30 am   /   Local

Despite over N1 billion grant to Edo State given by the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), the government continues to endanger the lives of pupils in an almost collapsed building used as a school in one of its communities. Okponha Primary School, Okponha, located along Okada road and Igbogor town in Ovia Local Government, Edo […]

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Muslim Students Celebrate As Lagos Govt Approves Use of Hijab In Schools

Posted: November 13, 2018 at 10:32 pm   /   Local

The Lagos State Government has approved the use of hijab (head and body covering for females) in public schools in the state. This was contained in a circular by the state government. The content of the circular was shared by the Muslim Students Society of Nigeria (MSSN) which had championed the use of hijabs and […]

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How Nigerians reacted to Atiku’s airport search

Posted: November 12, 2018 at 10:09 am   /   Politics

The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and other Nigerians have reacted to the search on Atiku Abubakar, the PDP presidential candidate, by security agents at Abuja airport on Sunday. Mr Abubakar who arrived Nigeria on Sunday mentioned on Twitter that he was searched by airport officials. “I arrived to (sic) Abuja this morning to a […]

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Imo 2019: Being Okorocha’s son-in-law doesn’t disqualify me from being governor – Nwosu

Posted: November 12, 2018 at 10:05 am   /   Politics

Uche Nwosu, the Chief of Staff to the Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has said being a son-in-law to the governor does not ‘disqualify’ him from succeeding his boss in office. Mr Nwosu on Sunday also debunked allegations that his principal is controlling the state by putting his family members in key positions of authority. […]

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Six months after, UNILAG fails to disclose decision on lecturer accused of sexual misconduct

Posted: November 9, 2018 at 10:40 am   /   Campus

Six months after a student of the University of Lagos accused a lecturer in the school of sexual harassment, the institution has failed to act decisively on the matter. In May 2018, the school was brought into public limelight after Joy Nwanna, a student of the institution, accused Olusegun Awonusi, a professor of English and […]

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How PDP leaders, other Nigerians reacted to Lai Mohammed’s claim FG feeds El-Zakzaky with N3.5mn monthly

Posted: November 9, 2018 at 10:35 am   /   News, Politics

The claim by Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, that government spends about N3.5million monthly to feed the detained leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, on Thursday drew derision from leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and other Nigerian commentators. Mr El-Zakzaky who has has been in detention since […]

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UI, LASU, AAUA lecturers join ASUU strike

Posted: November 6, 2018 at 9:26 pm   /   Campus

Lecturers under the banner of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) at the Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba (AAUA), University of Ibadan (UI), and Lagos State University (LASU) have downed their tools following the instruction of the national body to embark on industrial action. The chapters’ leaders of the respective institutions communicated this to CAMPUS REPORTER […]

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OAU lecturers split over ASUU strike

Posted: November 6, 2018 at 3:55 pm   /   Campus

Students of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, have been thrown into dilemma after the school’s branch of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) held its congress on Tuesday. Briefing journalists on campus after the Congress, Adeola Egbedokun, the branch chairman of the union, reiterated the stance of the national body, that the strike […]

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