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Tag: Oyo State

LAUTECH further reduces student fees

Posted: November 2, 2018 at 9:33 pm   /   Campus

The management of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) and the students union have agreed on new tuition fees following a downward review of the fees announced last week. Officials of the university and students’ union leaders told CAMPUS REPORTER on the telephone the latest review followed a meeting involving them and other stakeholders on […]

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Osinbajo commissions UI’s new medical research complex

Posted: October 28, 2018 at 3:57 pm   /   Campus

Nigeria’s vice-president Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday commissioned the Nathaniel Idowu Multidisciplinary Translational Research Centre at the University of Ibadan. The N350 million facility was donated to UI’s medical school by the Nathaniel Idowu Foundation. UI is the flagship of tertiary education in Nigeria owing to the fact that the institution is the recipient of about […]

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Fee Hike: Osun, Oyo govts react to crisis

Posted: October 27, 2018 at 8:10 am   /   Campus

The Osun and Oyo State Governments have distanced themselves from the increase in tuition fees of students of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), an institution co-owned by the two states. CAMPUS REPORTER reported how the university announced that students who are indigenes of the states are to pay N200,000 while non-indigenes will pay […]

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Tributes as UI’s emeritus prof. Akinkugbe retires

Posted: October 27, 2018 at 12:18 am   /   News

Eminent personalities, including former President Olusegun Obasanjo, have paid glowing tributes to Emeritus Prof. Oladipo Akinkugbe for his contribution to national development, especially in the areas of medicine, governance, business education, community development and traditions. Mr Obasanjo while speaking as the chairman of the occasion during the Hanging up the Stethoscope and 85th birthday of […]

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NANS asks Ibadan Poly to withdraw demand for acceptance fee

Posted: October 26, 2018 at 8:42 pm   /   Campus

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has called on the management of the Polytechnic Ibadan to withdraw the N32,000 charges as acceptance fee for new students. In a statement made available to journalists on Thursday, October 25, 2018, NANS Spokesman, Adeyemi Amoo described the fee as “fraudulent extortion.” He said that the students union […]

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Islamic school sets to establish university in Ibadan

Posted: October 22, 2018 at 3:31 pm   /   National

The Arabic Institute of Nigeria has announced the acquisition of 50 acres of land for the establishment of a university in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. AbdulWahab Ahmod, the Director of the institute, made the disclosure in Ibadan on Sunday at the grand finale of the institute’s 60th anniversary. The institute, also known as Al-Ma’had […]

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Unpaid Salaries: Students Shut Oyo State Secretariat

Posted: October 19, 2018 at 10:55 am   /   Local

The students of tertiary institutions owned by Oyo State Government on Thursday under the aegis of the National Association of Nigeria Students (NANS) shut down the state’s secretariat over unpaid salaries and allowances of their teachers. The schools are currently on strike. We gathered that the students blocked the road linking to the secretariat with […]

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UI, UNIABUJA emerges joint winner at YIAGA Africa’s University Debate

Posted: October 18, 2018 at 12:46 pm   /   Campus

The University of Ibadan and the University of Abuja have emerged joint winners of the YIAGA Africa tertiary institutions affirmative action debate. The two universities emerged at the grand finale of the debate in Abuja on Wednesday after defeating their counterparts from the six geopolitical zones of Nigeria. Ezenwa Nwagwu, a board member of YIAGA […]

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Fee Hike: LAUTECH Reacts To Students Protest

Posted: October 17, 2018 at 9:05 pm   /   Campus

The management of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) has reacted to the protest by students of the institution over an increment in their tuition fees. On Monday, the institution in a mail sent to all students said indigenes are now to pay N200,000 while non-indigenes are to pay N250,000 for the new session which […]

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UI’s education faculty celebrates holds exhibition

Posted: October 17, 2018 at 4:41 pm   /   Campus

The Faculty of Education at the University of Ibadan on Tuesday held an exhibition centred on the history and impacts since established in 1962. Alongside the exhibition, the faculty also conferred on some personalities merit awards to commemorate the 70th foundation anniversary of the University. Julius Ademokoya, the Dean of the Faculty of Education, in […]

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