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Don tasks Nigerian universities on leading country out of decadence

Prof. Matthew Umukoro of the Department of Theatre Arts, University of Ibadan, has tasked Nigerian universities on leading the country out of decadence...

Court of Appeal reserves judgment in appeal by Ajimobi challenging Balogun’s...

The Court of Appeal in Ibadan on Thursday reserved judgement in an appeal by Sen. Abiola Ajimobi challenging the verdict of the Election...

WNTV’s 60th Anniversary: Stakeholders task media practitioners on contents to boost...

Some media stakeholders have tasked media practitioners on developing contents that would promote Nigeria and fast track its development on the global arena. The...

Nurses Quadrennial Conference: Oyo Health Commissioner tasks nurses on  professionalism, ...

The Oyo State Commissioner for Health, Dr Bashir Bello, has tasked nurses and midwives on good professional conduct and sustain harmonious relationship with...

Over 69,000 candidates sit for TRCN qualifying examination

Prof. Segun Ajiboye, Registrar, Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN), says 69,123 candidates have registered and sat for the Professional Qualifying Examination. Ajiboye who...

Education: UI DVC canvasses trans-disciplinary approach to produce competitive students

The Nigerian educational system needs to adopt trans-disciplinary approach to produce globally competitive students and fill the existing knowledge gap in the labour...

NASME commends FG on Incubation Technology Centre

The Nigerian Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (NASME) in Oyo State has commended the Federal Government for sustaining the Incubation Technology Centre...

Biotechnology crops have contributed to global food security – Expert

Dr Sylvester Oikeh, Project Manager, African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF), says biotechnology crops have great contribution to global food security, sustainability and climate change. Oikeh...

600m people lack access to electricity in Africa- Don

Prof. Folasade Ogunsola, the Deputy Vice Chancellor, Development Services, University of Lagos, says more than 600 million people in Africa lack access to...

Out-of-School Children: Oyo to educate over 170, 000 Almajiris, Hawkers

Oyo state Government says it will utilise the World Bank Assisted Better Education Service Delivery for All (BESDA) $3million take-off grant to educate 170,...

Strike: We have 95 per cent compliance- Chairman, SSANU, UI

Mr Wale Akinremi, the Chairman, Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), University of Ibadan, says there is 95 per cent compliance on the...

Agriculture: Experts harp on innovations for youths at IITA forum

Some experts in the agriculture sector have called for intensification of innovations targeting youths in order to reduce food insecurity and importation in...

Robberies: UI imposes partial curfew

The University of Ibadan on Tuesday imposed a partial curfew on its campus following cases of robbery recorded in halls of residence. The Nigeria News...

TRCN advises NYSC to stop posting non-education graduates to teach

The Nigeria News Agency , quotes Ajiboye as telling newsmen on Monday in Ibadan that the measure was one of the steps toward...

Attack: UI promises to review varsity’s security architecture

Prof. Ademola Aremu, the Chairman,  Council Committee on Security, University of Ibadan (UI), says the university is reviewing its security architecture to forestall future attacks. Aremu,...

UBEC tells Oyo govt. how to access its N2bn outstanding fund

Edwin Jarumai, the Director of Administration and Supply, Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), has urged the Oyo State Government to do the needful in...

Rights advocate seeks enforcement of free basic education for children

A girl-child rights advocate, Bridget Kolade, has enjoined government at all levels to enforce free, compulsory and qualitative basic education for children. The Nigeria News...

Don seeks scientific strategies to tackle insecurity

Prof. Olawale Albert of the Institute of Peace and Strategic Studies at the University of Ibadan has urged government to adopt scientific  strategies in...

SSANU, NASU protest FG’s failure to meet their demands

The Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) and Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities on Tuesday held a joint protest in Ibadan to demand...

Group seeks empowerment of teenagers with social media literacy skills

Mrs Geraldine Ezeobi, Project Coordinator, Centre for Applied Ethics and Political Communication in Africa (CAEPOCOM AFRICA), has called for the empowerment of teenagers with...

Create enabling environment for science research, expert urges govt.

Dr Olawale Adelowo, a Bioinformatics expert at the University of Ibadan, has called on government to create an enabling environment for the growth of...

Recruitmen: Oyo Govt. cautions job seekers on the antics of ...

The Oyo State Universal Basic Education Board, (SUBEB), has warned members of the public to disregard the trending information on the social media about...

Don urges farmers to embrace FG’s initiaitives to enhance agricultural practices...

Prof. Yahaya Mijinyawa, a professor of Agricultural Engineering, University of Ibadan, has advised farmers in the country to embrace Federal Government’s initiatives designed to...

NASC pledges climate smart seeds to boost agriculture

Dr Olusegun Ojo, the  Director General of  National Agricultural Seeds Council (NASC), says the council will ensure that only climate smart seeds are released...