Tagged: University of Ibadan

Selfie Storms, Tech Banter, Social Media and Digital Marketing! Here’s All You Missed at MTN Foundation’s ICT and Business Skills Training In Oyo State

Honourable Minister of Communications, Barrister Adebayo Shittu; flanked by excited participants taking selfies, at MTN Foundation’s ICT and Business Skills Training For Youths In Oyo State, at the University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo,  on Friday, June 29th, 2018 Really, have you ever seen or been in a selfie-storm? Let’s rephrase that, do you know what a selfie storm is? Okay, bring out your pens and paper, a lesson is about to begin. A selfie storm occurs when a sizable amount of people rush at a prominent or popular person with their phones demanding for selfies. It’s thrilling to see! See...

The Youth are taking over as MTN Foundation holds Training in Ibadan

Cross section of participants at the on the 1st day of the MTN Foundation’s ICT  and Business Skills Training at MTN Foundation’s ICT and Business Skills Training For Youths In Oyo State, at the University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State, on Thursday, June 28th, 2018 It’s a fact – The future is here, it is digital, it is young and it is vibrant! Hundreds of energized young participants in Oyo state flexed their new found ICT and business skills as they competed in groups at MTN Foundation’s ICT and Business Skills Training for youths of Oyo State on Thursday, June...

The Universities Glory of Now and Then: Averting incessant strikes

As a former active participant in the academic life of University of Ibadan for more than three decades, I cannot in good conscience fault the current Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) leadership for embarking on series of strikes to back the demand for improvement in the university system in our country. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

Faleti burial rites begin today

  The Oyo State Government on Monday said it donated the sum of N5m to the family of the late celebrated actor and playwright, Adebayo Faleti, towards the burial of the late artiste. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

My Theater dreams might be crazy… – Mister Rain (Stage Play Producer)

Mr. Babatunde Ojobaro a.k.a Mister Rain is the No 1 stage play director in Ibadan; he has directed few known plays in Ibadan and Lagos. He is a mix of stage plays and events. The  happily married director is also a very vibrant actor. He recently had a chat with one of our correspondents at WhatsupIbadan.com office… Can we meet you sir? My name is Mr. Babatunde Bojobaro a.k.a Mister Rain. I am a movie director, a student of Art, actor an MC, PR, comedian, Content for developer, general merchandise. Can you tell us about your background? I grew up...

University of Ibadan cut off mark for JAMB – Why was it rejected?

Every university is interested in intelligent, responsible, and hardworking students. It is very difficult to teach people who do not want to study and do something on their own. For administration of the University of Ibadan cut off mark for JAMB is too low so it wasn’t accepted. The cut off mark for JAMB 2017 is 120 points for higher educational institutions and 100 for those with a lower level of accreditation. A representative of the University of Ibadan said that such a prestigious educational institution couldn’t allow a person, whose intellect is only enough to get 120 points, to...

What we did with N10b zonal intervention fund ― Saheed Fijabi

 The chairman, House Committee on Telecommunications, Honourable Saheed Fijabi has explained how the N10.6 billion zonal intervention fund earmarked for all the National Assembly members from the South-West in the 2016 budget was distributed for constituency projects. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email