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    The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) on Friday announced the suspension of the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for school candidates. This is contained in a statement signed by the council’s Head of National Office (HNO), Mr Patrick Areghan. The examination, which was earlier scheduled to commence on April 6, has been ...
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    Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, has given three major reasons why he considers himself unique. In his pre-Holy Ghost Service post for February 2020, Adeboye said God has made him unique in several ways, adding that the same God is capable of making his listeners unique. He said ...
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    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday in Lagos spoke glowingly of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) and members of its alumni association for being outstanding. Osinbajo was the Special Guest of Honour at the UNILAG Alumni Association Golden Jubilee Awards and Gala Night held at the Lagos Continental Hotel, Victoria Island. The vice president, who ...
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    Both the University of Lagos (Unilag) and Four Square Church have suspended the lecturer who was involved in a sex-for-marks scandal. The Unilag lecturer, Boniface Igbeneghu, is a former sub-dean of Faculty of Art and head pastor in Foursquare Gospel Church. The lecturer was exposed in a video by BBC Africa where an undercover journalist, ...
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    The Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, says efforts to position the 57-year-old institution among  the global best has begun to yield positive results. Ogundipe made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Lagos. Ogundipe, a Professor of Botany, was reacting to the institution’s recent rating ...
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    The University of Lagos has attracted at least   N5 billion from international agencies in the last one year to drive research activities. Prof. Dixon Akinleye, Chairman, Sub Committee (Abstract), made the disclosure  at a news conference in Lagos to announce the institution’s 14th Research Conference and Fair. He said that the university would, at the ...
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    The University of Lagos (Unilag) has advised members of the public to be cautious  about matters concerning placements into the university  to avoid falling prey to admission fraudsters. The advice is contained in the newsletter of the institution obtained by the News  Agency of Nigeria  from the Office of the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, on ...
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    A 15-year-old boy, Ekele Franklin from Imo, has emerged the overall best candidate in the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculations Examination (UTME), conducted between April 11 and April 15. Franklin, who made University of Lagos his first choice, scored 347 and may not be admitted because of his age. Going by admission requirements to Nigerian universities, ...
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    Two University of Lagos students, who allegedly attempted to rape their course mate, on Thursday appeared before a Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on a five-count charge. Ikedi Okpanlanedu, 21, and Samuel Idongesit, 20, are facing charges of conspiracy, attempted rape, assault, impersonation and threatening violence. Police Sgt. Modupe Olaluwoye, prosecuting the case, told ...
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    Prof. Oye Ibidapo-Obe, a former Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos has advised tech startups to emulate the new Konga. He gave this charge in a recent engagement with budding entrepreneurs, business owners and other Ph.D. students in Lagos. According to Prof. Ibidapo-Obe, Konga has sprung a surprise in the last six months, noting that ...