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Nigeria: University of Lagos students up in arms
The Africa Report - 2016-04-19
Students at the University of Lagos say they will continue with their protests until issues affecting them are addressed, after administrators shut down the institution indefinitely. Thousands of University of Lagos (UNILAG) students are up in arms over ...

The Many Troubles Of University Of Lagos
Leadership - 2016-04-14
Education is said to be the bedrock of any society. No nation can attain its desired level of development without quality and sound education, but the state of affairs in Nigeria at present such as epileptic electricity supply and scarcity of petrol is ...

UNILAG Shuts Down Over Protests Of Fuel, Water Shortage
Channels Television - 2016-04-08
The management of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) has ordered that all academic activities on the campus be suspended until the situation on the campus improves. According to a statement released on Friday, the decision was made at a meeting of the ...

UNILAG Senate Evicts SUG Members From Hostel
Leadership - 2016-05-04
The University of Lagos Senate has directed members of the Student Union Government (SUG) to vacate their halls of residence in the school due to the recent crisis in the campus. This was contained in an internal memo signed by the Deputy Dean of the ...

University Of Lagos Students Protest: The True Story - Unilag Press Club
Osun Defender - 2016-04-12
Sequel to several news and propaganda that have infiltrated the media for the past few days regarding the peaceful protest embarked upon by the students of the University Of Lagos and the action of the management, shutting down the school, The Press Club ...

Nigeria's University of Lagos closes over fuel crisis
BBC - 2016-04-08
Nigeria's University of Lagos has been shut over student protests and the inability of people to reach the campus because of the ongoing fuel shortage. A notice from the university gave students living on campus until 1000 local time (0900 GMT) to leave.

Nigeria: University of Lagos Shut
AllAfrica - 2016-04-08
The University of Lagos (UNILAG) has been shut. It was learnt that the indefinite closure was as a result of protests by the students over lack of electric power, among others. According to a report monitored on Raypower radio in Abuja, the protests had ...

Blame UNILAG Management For Impending Mass Exams Failure -ERC
Sahara Reporters - 2016-05-05
An advocacy group, the Education Rights Campaign (ERC), has predicted mass failure in the forthcoming examinations at the University of Lagos (UNILAG). An advocacy group, the Education Rights Campaign (ERC), has predicted mass failure in the forthcoming ...

Unilag students crawl under gate to vacate premises
Punch - 2016-04-09
The management of the University of Lagos has suspended all academic activities on the campus. A statement on Friday said the decision was reached at a meeting of the university senate. It said, "The Senate of the University of Lagos, at an emergency ...

Management orders closure of University of Lagos
Businessday - 2016-04-08
The Senate of the University of Lagos has ordered the immediate closure of the University to in order to forestall a further breakdown of law and order on campus. This decision according to a release by the university was reached after an emergency meeting ...

Nigeria: Unilag Shut Indefinitely Over Protests
AllAfrica - 2016-04-08
Lagos -- As a result of recurring protests by students of University of Lagos (UNILAG) over water and power outage, the varsity management has announced immediate closure of the school indefinitely. This decision was communicated through the varsity ...

Okonkwo Resumes as Fidelity Bank CEO, Balarabe Now DMD
This Day Live - 2016-05-16
in Finance from the University of Lagos (UNILAG). He has attended several executive education programmes at the Columbia University Business School, INSEAD; Said Business School, University of Oxford; and Kellogg School of Management, amongst others.

President Barack Obama gave the commencement address at Rutgers University on Sunday in New Jersey
ad-hoc-news.de - 2016-05-15
Dazu berichtet reuters.com weiter: LONDON/LAGOS, May 15 (Reuters) - The growing fleet of tankers stuck off Nigeria unable to unload their cargoes of diesel and petrol is an even-present reminder for President Muhammadu Buhari that . Nigerians brace for ...

US Firm Partners UNILORIN On Solar Energy Project
Leadership - 2016-05-15
Travis said the university was an ideal location for the solar power project, pointing out that the backbone of the electricity distributions of Nigeria run through this line. "They run through Egbin thermal power station in Lagos up to Shiroro Dam in ...

Turnovers and touchdowns as American football takes off in Nigeria
YAHOO Sports - 2016-05-15
The West African country this year hosted what organisers said were its first two games as its two amateur American Football teams, the Lagos Marines and Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Titans, battled it out on the pitch. Before the first game in March at ...

RPT-Turnovers and touchdowns as American football takes off in Nigeria
Reuters - 2016-05-15
The West African country this year hosted what organisers said were its first two games as its two amateur American Football teams, the Lagos Marines and Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Titans, battled it out on the pitch. Before the first game in March at ...

CMU professor awarded Fulbright Scholar grant for research and teaching
The Morning Sun - 2016-05-08
William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. Famoye will research and lecture at the University of Lagos as part of a project to conduct research and implement hands-on activities and technology in statistics courses. "I am glad to receive the ...

UNILAG Shut Following Lingering Fuel, Electricity Crisis
This Day Live - 2016-04-09
As the current fuel scarcity in the country lingers, affecting all facets of the economy, coupled with epileptic power supply, the management of University of Lagos (UNILAG), yesterday suspended all academic activities and shut the institution with ...

Bella Naija UNILAG Shuts Down Indefinitely as Students Protest Fuel Scarcity, Poor Electricity & More
Nigerian Bulletin - 2016-04-08
The leadership of the University of Lagos on Thursday, suspended all academic activities in the school, giving the students ill 10 AM on Friday April 8th to vacate the halls of residence. The Management of the school in a statement titled "Immediate ...

Ronke Shonde: Suspected wife killer to face trial for murder - PPRO, Dolapo Badmos
dailypost.ng - 2016-05-20
This came after the autopsy report signed by one Dr. Shoyemi, a Pathologist at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, LASUTH, Ikeja, attributed the cause of her death to respiratory seizure as a result of water in the head and some injuries also in ...

Reflecting on Ebola outbreak
Science Daily - 2016-05-19
Five CGHRF commissioners served as authors on the piece: Lawrence O. Gostin from Georgetown University in Washington; Oyewale Tomori from the Nigerian Academy of Science in Lagos; Suwit Wibulpolprasert from the Ministry of Public Health in Thailand ...

Commissions that reflected on Ebola outbreak highlight overlapping conclusions in new PLOS piece
Eurek Alert - 2016-05-19
Five CGHRF commissioners served as authors on the piece: Lawrence O. Gostin from Georgetown University in Washington; Oyewale Tomori from the Nigerian Academy of Science in Lagos; Suwit Wibulpolprasert from the Ministry of Public Health in Thailand ...

Malcolm X Predicted the Progression of Racism in the United States
Truth Out - 2016-05-19
Hours after President Johnson signed it into law on July 2, 1964, he appeared before television cameras to play up the American "ideal of freedom" for cynics in Los Angeles and Lagos and Lhasa ... American history at the University of Florida.

A very important post about... the global governance of superheroes
Washington Post - 2016-05-19
Drezner is a professor of international politics at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University and a regular contributor ... D.C., Sokovia, and Lagos, and thinks that agreeing now will be better than agreeing later. Steve Rogers ...

Inside the elite world of Nigerian polo
Al JAZEERA - 2016-05-19
The bus trip from her home in Surulere, a suburb of Lagos, to the club takes 90 minutes each way. She has been hired through an agency and works at a wide range of events to earn extra money while studying cell biology and genetics at the University of Lagos.

Nkechi Ali-Balogun: Tribute to a PR Matriarch at 60
This Day Live - 2016-05-21
A graduate of the University of Lagos she also holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and an MBA in Management from the same University. In addition, she has attended Public Relations Management courses in Frank ...

Why Professor Alele WIlliam, Iyang are coming to Lagos
naij.com - 2016-05-20
First female vice chancellor of the University of Benin, Grace Alele Williams, is among dignitaries expected at the World Environmental Day forum to be held in Lagos. The event holds in June and will have Hilary Inyang, another popular professor ...

Roof of Hong Kong university gym collapses; 3 hurt
The News & Advance - 2016-05-20
The City University of Hong Kong said the roof of one of the halls ... Nigeria: 2nd Chibok girl rescued was not taken from school LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) -- A second "Chibok girl" rescued by Nigeria's military in a forest battle with Islamic extremists ...

Commissions that reflected on Ebola outbreak highlight overlapping conclusions in new PLOS piece
Medical Xpress - 2016-05-19
Five CGHRF commissioners served as authors on the piece: Lawrence O. Gostin from Georgetown University in Washington; Oyewale Tomori from the Nigerian Academy of Science in Lagos; Suwit Wibulpolprasert from the Ministry of Public Health in Thailand ...

Prof Alele-Williams, Hilary Inyang, others, for World Environment Day forum
P.M. News Nigeria - 2016-05-23
The former Vice-Chancellor of University of Benin, Professor Grace Alele-Williams ... Dr. Diran Fawibe and others are set to grace the forthcoming World Environment Day forum in Lagos. The event scheduled for June 3, 2016, will hold at the Nigerian ...

RIMSON to Institute Awards for Best Graduating Students in Risk Management
This Day Live - 2016-05-23
Risk Managers Society of Nigeria (RIMSON) said it will from next year, institute awards for best post graduating students in Risk Management at the University of Lagos. RIMSON President, Jacob Adeosun, disclosed this at the closing dinner that climaxed ...

Fayose and old brigade politicians
thenewsnigeria.com.ng - 2016-05-22
Lecturers who got a raw deal in the hands of Obasanjo\Ahmadu Ali included Prof. Ade Ajayi, Vice-chancellor, University of Lagos: Dr. Bade Onimode and Comrade Ola Oni, both of the University of Ibadan; Comrade Laoye Sanda of The Polytechnic, Ibadan ...

Alleged Wife Murderer Lekan Shonde Arraigned In Lagos
You Don't Know Football - 2016-05-21
The autopsy was carried out by a pathologist, Dr Shoyemi at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja. The autopsy put the cause of death as myocardial infarction. He confirmed that there was no link between the bruises on the woman's skin to her ...

Sad News: Body of missing Bayelsa graduate found in Lagos
pulse.ng - 2016-05-26
"Last Thursday, he left Bayelsa and said he wanted to get his result from the Niger Delta University. He spoke with the family ... When his uncle in Lagos got to the station, he was told that his corpse was found by the roadside in Berger.

Tanko Ayuba is Dead
This Day Live - 2016-05-26
He was aged 70. The senator who represented Kebbi South constituency in 2007, died yesterday afternoon at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi Araba, Lagos, of an undisclosed ailment. Details of his death were sketchy at press time ...

SPDC JV Boosts Engineering Development In Nigeria
Leadership - 2016-05-26
The SPDC JV has long supported the development of automobile engineering in Nigeria through the sponsorship of University of Lagos, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, and University of Benin to Shell Eco-marathon in Rotterdam, a global competition which ...

Lagos, Google to train 50,000 students
The Nation - 2016-05-25
Announcing the pact in his office, the special adviser on education, Mr Obafela Bank-Olemoh, said the three-month training would be open to students of the Lagos State University (LASU), Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH), Ikorodu; Michael Otedola College ...

UPDATED: Ex-Newswatch, The News publishers, others appointed DGs of NTA, NAN, VON
Premium Times - 2016-05-25
He attended Ijebu Muslim College, Ijebu-Ode, Federal Government College, Odogbolu and the University of Lagos where obtained a Bachelors degree in Mass Communications. After graduation, Mr. Onanuga worked as client service executive at Practions Partners ...

N45m in compensation for family of electrocuted UNILAG student
YNaija - 2016-05-24
Oluchi Anekwe was the 300-level student of Accounting in the University of Lagos, who was electrocuted by a live wire on the school premises. New development on the case reveals that the family of the deceased has been paid N45m as compensation.

Tackling the learning curve: Saints rookie David Onyemata has welcomed the growing pains as he adjusts to life in the NFL
The Advocate - 2016-05-23
And he knows it. The diamond in the rough the New Orleans Saints found at the University of Manitoba still has to be cleaned and polished, cut from something raw into a finished product. Onyemata, a Lagos, Nigeria, native who only started playing football ...

Police sergeant nabbed for robbery in Lagos
dailypost.ng - 2016-05-26
Their arrest came after a victim, identified only as Aramide, reported that he was robbed of his motorcycle at Iyana School bus stop on the Lagos State University-Iyana Iba Road. Officers from the Igando Police Division who made the arrest, recovered three ...

UNILAG Student fight hostel guard over clearance
The Nation - 2016-05-27
A female 100 Level student was on Thursday arrested at a hostel of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) and taken to the alpha base for assaulting the hostel security woman. The girl, simply identified as Wunmi, was said to have engaged in a physical combat ...

Abuja-Lagos marathoner arrives Ibadan
P.M. News Nigeria - 2016-05-28
a University of Birmingham-trained medical doctor, died on March 20, 2012. Adeyosola had contracted the disease after an allergic reaction to a precautionary medication he took while heading a team of foreign-based doctors caring for HIV patients in Lagos ...

The problem of pain
The Economist online - 2016-05-26
But pharmacists from hospitals outside Lagos, the commercial capital ... says Marta Ximena León of the palliative care and pain group at the University of La Sabana in Colombia. She recalls meeting cancer patients who begged not to be given the drugs.

I Spend Most Of My Day And Night Turning The Ordinary Into Fancy -- Harun-Adeleye
Leadership - 2016-05-28
Keem Harun-Adeleye is a Lagos breed certified Photographer. After obtaining her Bachelors degree from the University of Ilorin and a Masters in Business Administration from University of Benin, she went on to work in the oil and gas sector for 10 years.

TNE growth must go hand in hand with quality - Panel
universityworldnews.com - 2016-05-27
University World News or Higher Education Web Publishing does ... which has recently opened a college in Lagos, Nigeria, from where students will move directly into British universities, said Healey. An audience poll among participants showed that 41% ...

LASU: Security man's son emerges best student, shares how his father risked his life for the school
pulse.ng - 2016-05-27
A 24-year-old man, Michael Arowosegbe, son of a contract security man, has emerged the overall best graduating student of Lagos State University, Ojo. This was revealed during the institution's 20th convocation ceremony which took place on Wednesday ...

Abuja-Lagos marathoner arrives Ibadan
P.M. News Nigeria - 2016-05-28
a University of Birmingham-trained medical doctor, died on March 20, 2012. Adeyosola had contracted the disease after an allergic reaction to a precautionary medication he took while heading a team of foreign-based doctors caring for HIV patients in Lagos ...

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