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SPECIAL REPORT: How children battle for survival in Oyo capital

Posted: September 15, 2018 at 9:50 pm   /   Investigations

In this special report, Kabir Adejumo follows the children who have to labour for survival even as they are denied access to basic education. The report has been published in PREMIUM TIMES. Enjoy, please. At Iwo Road in Ibadan, Oyo State capital, men and women shout as they make quick deals and hawk goods. However, […]

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SPECIAL REPORT: Abandoned Osun communities where govt presence is virtually non-existent

Posted: August 24, 2018 at 1:29 pm   /   Investigations, Local

Almost everything that makes life bearable cannot be found in Koola and Famia, communities in Modakeke, Ile Ife, Osun State, where residents say they live like second-class citizens. Residents of Koola and Famia say they are ”systematically discriminated” against in the state as basic amenities such as potable water, electricity, good roads, schools and healthcare […]

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University of Ibadan

Special Report: Blurry hope for OAU, UI students over restoration of their unions

Posted: May 17, 2018 at 1:13 pm   /   Campus

For the students of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife and the University of Ibadan, Ibadan, uncertainties surround expectations they would have their respective unions reinstated by the authorities of their schools in the near future. CAMPUS REPORTER exclusively interviewed the vice-chancellors of the two universities, who were not timid in stating that students’ demands for the […]

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Special Report: Nigeria’s major garri-producing town suffering from negligence

Posted: February 11, 2018 at 6:24 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Featured, Investigations

As aged as she appears, Modupe works hard daily to meet the demands of her garri customers in Ilorin. “If I don’t finish this sack of garri that I’m frying, my customers will be disappointed,” she muttered while adjusting the firewood under the frying pot. Sweating profusely, she shouted at Kehinde, a teenage girl, who […]

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Haleem Olatunji

Special Report: The Unheard Pains and Groans of Special Students in the University Of Ibadan (Final Part)

Posted: December 4, 2017 at 9:44 am   /   Opinion

In this special report, the final part of our story on the learning and living conditions of special students at the University of Ibadan, Haleem Olatunji brings to attention further perspectives to the subject. Enjoy:  While working with Special Persons’ Club (SPC), it was gathered that the University seems not to possess the data of […]

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Haleem Olatunji

Special Report: The Unheard Pains and Groans of Special Students in the University Of Ibadan (Part 1)

Posted: November 22, 2017 at 10:29 pm   /   Opinion

As part of equal opportunity measures, special arrangements are expected to be made for students with disabilities to make learning and living comfortable exercise for them and not make them disadvantaged in competition with their colleagues with no disability. In this special report, Haleem Olatunji, writing from the University of Ibadan, draws attention to what it […]

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