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
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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
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...
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...
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
Building Nations Initiative (BNI) on Saturday commissioned her pioneer community youth centre at the University of Ibadan, celebrating eight years of “positive impact on Nigerian youths”. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
A Chemical Pathologist, Prof. Ganiyu Arinola, has advised men against putting cellphone in their trouser pockets, saying it may cause male infertility. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
The management of the University of Ibadan, and its academic union, Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU have condemned and rejected the new cut-off marks for universities admission for 2017/2018 academic calendar. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
As part of the activities to sensitize the public towards the forthcoming 50th year anniversary of the transition of renowned poet, Christopher Okigbo, his only daughter, Ms Obiageli Okigbo, has been meeting stakeholders in the country in order to make the event a success. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email
On 20 September, 2017, the Trenchard Hall, University of Ibadan, Oyo, Southwest Nigeria will be agog as Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, governors, academics, poets and several others will gather to celebrate the golden jubilee of the demise of veteran poet and teacher, Christopher Okigbo. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email