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UI opens N200 million business school named after Dangote

Posted: July 26, 2018 at 3:07 pm   /   Campus

The University of Ibadan has opened its Business School, named the Aliko Dangote Complex, after billionaire Aliko Dangote. The commissioning took place on Wednesday by Mr Dangote, represented by Ahmed Mansour, after he delivered the Third Eminent Person Business Lecture at the Trenchard Hall of the premier university The Vice-Chancellor, Idowu Olayinka, disclosed that with […]

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PTCIJ, others demand recall of suspended UI student journalist

Posted: June 18, 2018 at 6:56 pm   /   Campus, News

Nigerians have been reacting to the decision by the University of Ibadan to suspend a student journalist over an article published in a national daily. Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism (PTCIJ) and groups of Nigerian student journalists asked the university to rescind the suspension of Adekunle Adebajo. The groups which joined the PTCIJ in […]

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UI rusticates journalist over article published two years ago

Posted: June 16, 2018 at 8:43 am   /   Campus

The management of the University of Ibadan has suspended a student journalist, Adekunle Adebajo, over a critical article published two years ago. Mr Adebajo, under the title “UI: The irony of fashionable rooftops and awful interiors”, wrote in The Guardian in April 2016 about meretricious projects at UI. He drew attention to the deplorable state […]

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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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Only Six Per cent Of JAMB Applicants To UI Successful

Posted: January 12, 2018 at 9:25 am   /   Campus

Only six per cent of the candidates that applied, in 2017, to the University of Ibadan for studies towards Bachelor’s degree were offered admission, figures released by the school showed. According to an official disclosure obtained by our correspondent on Thursday, a total of 56,172 candidates applied to the institution through the Joint Admission and […]

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Dear UI Management, Remove These Chains!!!

Posted: November 3, 2017 at 11:08 am   /   Opinion

It was a sunny morning, at about 11am when I was in our office with three other colleagues. We were all buried in our individual but common thought which was centered on how and where we got it wrong. The struggle had taken a shocking and unexpected turn and we were all doing what one […]

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