Osinbajo, Alaafin, Others Storm U.I to Launch World Yoruba Center.
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Osinbajo, Alaafin, Others Storm U.I to Launch World Yoruba Center.

The Vice-president of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo was at the University of Ibadan on Tuesday 23rd November 2021 amidst tight security at the launch of the World Yoruba Center which was held at the John Paul II building opposite the university bookshop. The visoner of the project, Chief Also Adebayo stated that the project is…

FG to ASUU: Give Us Seven Days
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FG to ASUU: Give Us Seven Days

The Federal Government yesterday said it would address the basic demands of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, next week. The Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, disclosed this at a tripartite meeting organised by  Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, between the government and the union in Abuja yesterday. It would…

Our “First Class Only” Policy Still Stands. – U.I
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Our “First Class Only” Policy Still Stands. – U.I

The University of Ibadan management has reiterated that her “only first-class students and awards recipient would be present for physical convocation” policy still stands. This was made known by the Director of Public Communication, Mr O. Oladejo. He made this clarification while speaking to news men concerning the circulating news report by a media house…

Jaw War’21: This is The Best So Far – Otito-Jesu, TLDS President.
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Jaw War’21: This is The Best So Far – Otito-Jesu, TLDS President.

The 2021 edition of Jaw war, the largest public speaking event in Sub-sahara Africa has gotten to its final stages and it promises to serve us with a yet to be experienced before finals and it has giant halls of residence and faculties matched up again each other for the prize at this year’s event….

U.I Gets New V.C Despite Protest.
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U.I Gets New V.C Despite Protest.

The 13th Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ibadan assumed office on the 1st November 2021 despite protest from SSANU( Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities) and NASU(Non-Academic Staff Union of Education and Associated institutes). While the inauguration and thanksgiving ceremony of the new V.C, Prof Adebowale was ongoing at the Chapel of Resurrection, the University…

#JawWar’21: End of The Road for Agric, Kuti as Arts and ABH Advance to Finals.
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#JawWar’21: End of The Road for Agric, Kuti as Arts and ABH Advance to Finals.

The fairy tale run of the Faculty of Agriculture in the 2021 edition of the annual public speaking event, Jaw War has come to an end as they were eliminated at the semi-final stage of the competition by the Faculty of Clinical Sciences. Faculty of Agric had taken everyone by surprise and announced their presence…

Amidst Pain and Tears, UItes Pay Last Respect to Deceased Students
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Amidst Pain and Tears, UItes Pay Last Respect to Deceased Students

It was an atmosphere of sorrow, pain and anguish as students of the University of Ibadan paid their last respect to their fellow students who were met by untimely death earlier in the week. It has been a terrible past 7 days for students and staff of the University of Ibadan as they have had…

EDITORIAL: 20-10-20: One Year After, UItes Recounts their Experiences, ask “Who gave the order to shoot?”
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EDITORIAL: 20-10-20: One Year After, UItes Recounts their Experiences, ask “Who gave the order to shoot?”

In as much as a lot of things have happened along the course of time and history of the nation Nigeria, the event that characterized 20/10/20 is still one that will linger on in the minds of Nigerians especially the youths. It all started as another day of protest at the Lekki toll gate, with…

Black Sunday as U.I loses Two Students in 24 Hours.
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Black Sunday as U.I loses Two Students in 24 Hours.

The University of Ibadan student community was thrown into deep sorrow and mourning in the early hours of Sunday 17 October 2021 by the death of Adegoke Adedayo Ridwan a 400 level student of the department of History. The said student was said to have been robbed at gunpoint at Preboye world shopping complex in…