UI Students Wins AI Community of the year at Data Scientists Network Bootcamp, Gets Prizes Worth Over 1 million Naira.
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UI Students Wins AI Community of the year at Data Scientists Network Bootcamp, Gets Prizes Worth Over 1 million Naira.

The AI (artificial intelligence) community of the University of Ibadan have emerged as the best AI community in the 2022 Data Scientists Network Bootcamp. The student’s AI community was named the best AI community at the 2022 Bootcamp that was held at the Conference Centre of the University of Ibadan which was held between the…

FG Makes U-turn on Universities Reopening after ASUU says Strike Continues.
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FG Makes U-turn on Universities Reopening after ASUU says Strike Continues.

The Federal Government, through the National Universities Commission, Monday afternoon, withdrew its circular which ordered vice-chancellors, pro-chancellors and governing councils to re-open federal universities, The PUNCH reports. The PUNCH had exclusively reported earlier that a circular tagged NUC/ES/138/Vol.64/135 was addressed to all vice-chancellors; pro-chancellors and chairmen of governing councils of federal universities ordering them to…

Federal Government Orders VCs To Reopen Universities With Immediate Effect
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Federal Government Orders VCs To Reopen Universities With Immediate Effect

The Federal Government through the National Universities Commission has ordered vice-chancellors to re-open schools and allow students resume lectures. This was made known in a letter signed by the Director, Finance and Accounts of the NUC, Sam Onazi, on behalf of the Executive Secretary of the commission, Professor Abubakar Rasheed. The letter which was made…

ASUU Files For Appeal Over Court Ruling on 14 Grounds , Contracts Femi Falana.
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ASUU Files For Appeal Over Court Ruling on 14 Grounds , Contracts Femi Falana.

The Academic Staff Union of Universities have filed an appeal against the court’s ruling that ordered the striking lecturers back to class. Justice Polycarp Hamman had earlier given a court order directing the striking lecturers back to class while negotiations between ASUU and the Federal Government continue. In reaction to this verdict delivered by the…

Ponmo My Love, what will I do when FG finally takes you away from me?

Ponmo My Love, what will I do when FG finally takes you away from me?

When a man lives a hand-to-mouth existence, time and again, he laments the fate that befalls him. But on the rare occasions when his hand makes its way to his mouth with a delectably peppered ‘ponmo’ in its grip, he never fails to thank Providence for the gift of life. Should he have a cardiac…

We are not Moved By the Court Order, We have a right to appeal -ASUU
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We are not Moved By the Court Order, We have a right to appeal -ASUU

The National President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU has stated that the union is not moved by the court order from the industrial court and would be filing for a stay of execution on the order that mandated the lecturers to return to class. Professor Emmanuel Osodeke made this comment while he…

Two UI Students Win Tech Hackathon Wins €1,000 Cash Prize.
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Two UI Students Win Tech Hackathon Wins €1,000 Cash Prize.

Two undergraduate students of University of Ibadan have emerged winner of the 2022 Hague Institute for Innovation and Law (HiiL) Hackathon in Lagos. The team of three ideators included two undergraduates of the University of Ibadan, Adebayo Abdulrahman, a 200 level student of the department of Political Science and Olúwábùkúnmi Abraham Awóṣùsì, a 400 Level…

Call Off The Strike NOW, Court Orders ASUU.
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Call Off The Strike NOW, Court Orders ASUU.

The National Industrial Court of Nigeria (NICN) has ordered the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to suspend its seven months old strike. The order followed the granting of an injunction sought by the counsel to the federal government. The federal government’s counsel, James Igwe, had applied for an interlocutory injunction to restrain ASUU from…

NANS Set To Hold Nationwide Protest, Release Protest Schedule.
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NANS Set To Hold Nationwide Protest, Release Protest Schedule.

The leadership of the National Association of Nigerian Student have released a protest schedule from the office of the National President, Usman Umar Barambu. The protest is in line with the demands of the students for ASUU and the Federal Government to reach an agreement and ensure the students return to class after more than…

UI Student Wins NCDMB Essay, Goes Home with 1 Million Naira Cash Prize.
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UI Student Wins NCDMB Essay, Goes Home with 1 Million Naira Cash Prize.

A 200-level University of Ibadan undergraduate, Ayotomiwa Elesho has won the National Content Development and Monitoring Board NCDMB Essay carting home a 1 Million Naira cash prize and a laptop. The prize presentation ceremony of this competition was held in Yenagoa, Bayelsa state with other cash prize presentations also for the other winner in second…