Fed Govt Moves To Ward Off Strike.
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Fed Govt Moves To Ward Off Strike.

The Labour and Employment Minister Chris Ngige plans to review the implementation of the Memorandum of Action (MoA) signed by the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), today. This move by the minister’s is in a bid to avert another round of industrial strike which will culminate in further disruptions in…

Only Students That Have Received Covid-19 Vaccines Will Be Given Accommodation Next Session; Committee Of Hall Wardens
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Only Students That Have Received Covid-19 Vaccines Will Be Given Accommodation Next Session; Committee Of Hall Wardens

In a bid to increase the number of vaccinated students in the university and curtail the spread of Covid-19, the committee of hall wardens have

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…

Just In : UI Disclaims Lift of Convocation Restriction on Non-First Class Graduands
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Just In : UI Disclaims Lift of Convocation Restriction on Non-First Class Graduands

The University of Ibadan(UI) in a Press release issued by the Directorate of Public Communications,Office of the Vice Chancellor, yesterday Saturday, November 13th, 2021  refuted the information being circulated online

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…

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…

ASUU: They promised end of October, so we are waiting till month’s end…. If Not…
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ASUU: They promised end of October, so we are waiting till month’s end…. If Not…

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has cautioned the Federal Government against non-payment of the N30bn revitalisation fund which it promised universities. The President of ASUU, Prof Emmanuel Oshodeke, who stated this in an interview with one of our correspondents on Sunday, said government was in the habit of not fulfilling its promises. He said…

U.I: Oduduwa Road To Undergo Repairs for 4 Weeks, Students, Motorists Are Advised to Brace Up For The Inconvenience
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U.I: Oduduwa Road To Undergo Repairs for 4 Weeks, Students, Motorists Are Advised to Brace Up For The Inconvenience

University of Ibadan community is expected to express another level of stress and inconvenience over the next 4 weeks as Oduduwa road is set to be closed for rehabilitation works. This was contained in a “Circular” made available to the general public. The circular titled “REHABILITATION OF ODUDUWA ROAD” states that “the contractor handling the…

I want To Make U.I a World Class Academic Institution, that why I’m joining the Race for Vice-Chancellor – Prof Ekanola, Ag. Vice-chancellor.
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I want To Make U.I a World Class Academic Institution, that why I’m joining the Race for Vice-Chancellor – Prof Ekanola, Ag. Vice-chancellor.

Acting Vice-chancellor University of Ibadan (UI) Professor Adebola Ekanola has explained why he joined the race to become the 13th substantive Vice-Chancellor of the institution. Ekanola broke the jinx last year as the first indigene of the university’s host city, Ibadan, to head the 72-year-old institution. Prominent men and women of the city, on the…