Tag: oau

Michael IsaacDecember 11, 2020

OAU set to organize the biggest virtual entrepreneurship event in Africa

For the fourth consecutive time, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife would join a host of world-class universities in organising a HultPrize ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 27, 2018

The Big 5: Obasanjo says he is “doubly qualified” to correct Buhari; OAU students cry out over incessant attacks | Other top stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today. Two suspects have been arrested in connection with the murder of ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 17, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 17th of December

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: Just In: Access Bank reportedly acquires Diamond Bank Just ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 17, 2018

Just In: Sacked O.A.U. Lecturer, Professor Akindele pleads guilty to sex-for-mark allegation

An embattled former lecturer at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Prof. Richard Iyiola Akindele, dragged to court over his demand ...

tosin adesinaAugust 14, 2018

Like OAU, Federal University of Technology (FUT) Minna has dismissed a lecturer for sexual harassment

The war against sexual harassment in public universities in Nigeria has taken a good turn and it’s highly commendable. It ...

tosin adesinaJune 21, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] OAU sex for Mark: Professor Akindele bites the dust

After a long wait, the management of Obafemi Awolowo University has brought to an end the ignoble reign of a ...

AzeezApril 11, 2018

The Late 5: Buhari approves extension of VAIDS deadline, Trump tells Russia to ‘get ready for missiles’, and other top stories

These are the top five Nigerian stories that drove conversation today. President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the extension of the ...

tosin adesinaApril 11, 2018

This is why ASUU should be blamed for the OAU ‘sex for marks’ scandal

In the year 2016, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege from Delta presented before the hallowed chamber of the Nigerian Senate a bill ...

EditorApril 10, 2018

Richard Akindele wanted sex for grades, a problem too many Nigerian students face

Its been nearly 15 years since Nigerian rapper Eedris Abdulkareem released his now iconic second single ‘Mr. Lecturer’. The song ...

AzeezSeptember 9, 2017

OAU suspends two SUG leaders over N3.8m fight

The Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife has indefinitely suspended two students union leader over a clash. The students are Vice-President, ...

Op-ed EditorJuly 12, 2017

Opinion: Between EFCC and Former OAU Acting VC – When corruption becomes the bull

by ‘Lakunle Jaiyesimi   Following the arraignment of the most recent former Acting Vice-Chancellor of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Prof Anthony ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 11, 2017

OAU students, workers force court to reverse ruling on former VC

A Federal High Court in Ede, Osun State, has reportedly amended its earlier verdict for the detainment of former Obafemi ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 23, 2017

Final year OAU student stabbed to death

by Omoleye Omoruyi A final year student of Dramatic Arts, Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, has been reportedly stabbed to ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 10, 2016

OAU announce death of first class graduate on graudation day

The death of a first class graduate of the Obafemi Awolowo University was announced on Friday at the institution’s 42nd ...

RoqeebahDecember 5, 2016

[The Complaint Box] LAUTECH: Forever on strike?

by Okike Samuel After a long Thursday filled with uncertainty of what was going on in LAUTECH, the students had ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 28, 2016

OAU reopens after 2 months strike

Undergraduates and prospective students of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife can now heave a sigh of relief as authorities of the institution ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 21, 2016

Professor Anthony Elujoba is Acting-VC of OAU

Professor Anthony Elujoba has been appointment as the new acting Vice Chancellor of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife. His ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 20, 2016

Opinion: Perfecting the collapse of hemorrhaging administrative order

By Olumide Awoyemi Following the directive of the Visitor that the university senate convenes a meeting to nominate an acting ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 19, 2016

Rejoinder: Obafemi Awolowo University, between Wumi Raji and Adediwura Alawode

By Lakunle Jaiyesimi It is no longer news that Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria is in crisis, as reported by various ...

Mazi EmekaFebruary 11, 2016

‘Arrest and prosecute our Vice Chancellor’ – OAU students cry out

Nigerian students, under the name Alliance of Nigerian Students Against Neo-Liberal Attacks (ANSA), on Thursday, called on the Economic and ...

Janeth JJanuary 17, 2016

Over 100 undergraduates ‘renounce cultism’ in OAU, UI during Adeboye’s crusade

At the just concluded Campus Holy Ghost service, over 100 undergraduates of the University of Ibadan and the Obafemi Awolowo University, ...

Op-Ed EditorDecember 9, 2015

Opinion: The suspension of Great Ife students’ union and other pertinent matters

It usually surprise many people that, on their arrival at the Obafemi Awolowo University Campus, one of the first structures out ...

Janeth JNovember 30, 2015

Social Media Conference to hold in Obafemi Awolowo University

This year’s social media conference will be holding at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun state. Its Maiden edition is ...

Ada IgboanugoSeptember 15, 2015

Policeman demands N15, 000 ‘motivation’ from victim to arrest robbers

Ayodele Oduniyi is a victim of armed robbery but his grouse is that the Police refused to arrest the robbers ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 31, 2015

OAU Centre for Distance Learning welcomes first set of e-students

by Kolapo Olapoju The Obafemi Awolowo University’s Center for Distance Learning (OAUCDL) today welcomed its pioneer set for the Online ...

Op-Ed EditorDecember 6, 2014

@ErasmusIkhide: Great IFE students are heroes for booing the bully President

by Erasmus Ikhide The students of Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU demonstrated at the weekend that there is a reason to ...

YEditorDecember 1, 2014

Afenifere blasts GEJ’s ‘belated efforts to woo Yoruba’

by Godwin Akanfe The Afenifere Renewal Group (ARG) has criticised President Jonathan’s attempt to “woo the Yoruba nation” for the ...

SolaSeptember 12, 2014

Ebola: OAU bars Liberian students from coming back to school

by S’ola Filani Following the controversy that generated from the case of one of its female students who was rumoured ...

YEditorAugust 27, 2014

From Ikeja to Ile-Ife, we talk to students about why they are angry

by Adedayo Ademuwagun This year, there have been several student protests in the south-west concerning tuition, from Abeokuta to Ikeja ...

July 30, 2014

Obafemi Awolowo University launches the first e-learning degree programmes in Nigeria

by Akintomiwa Agbaje     Obafemi Awolowo University’s Centre for Distance Learning recently introduced the first eLearning solution of its ...

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