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Asisat Oshoala celebrates her sister, Sherifat for graduating from University with first class

Super Falcons striker Asisat Oshoala was over the moon after her sister, Sherifat graduated with a first class distinction from the University. Oshoala took to her social media handle to share and celebrate the good news with her thousands of followers on Tuesday. Asisat posted the photographs of her sister, with the following caption : " Wow, I'm so proud of my baby.

  10 months ago ago
Asisat Oshoala celebrates her sister, Sherifat for graduating from University with first class

EDUCATION

Today's Headlines: UNILAG Students Contract COVID-19, Use Mercenaries To Fight Insurgency, Says Reps

UNILAG Students Contract COVID-19 THERE was fear on Tuesday at the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoka, as some students of the institution, who reside in hostels on campus were reportedly confirmed infected with COVID-19. Photos Credit: Google Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the university (Academics and Research), Professor Oluwole Familoni, confirmed the development to Nigerian Tribune on Tuesday night but said he would not want to comment further as the University Senate would meet today over the matter after which the management would make its findings and position public.

  10 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: UNILAG Students Contract COVID-19, Use Mercenaries To Fight Insurgency, Says Reps

ENTERTAINMENT

A Living Nollywood Legend: See Photos Of Emeka Ike, His 4 Kids And Ex-wife

The story of a Nollywood sensation, Emeka Ike is one not everyone would love to experience. The young man started off in the street of Lagos many years ago. His rise to fame came after his University education at the University of Lagos, Akoka. Emeka Ike ventured into acting immediately after his University education. He was loved, admired by many Nollywood lovers because of his scintillating performances on movie scenes. He was sometimes referred to as "Loverboy", by Nollywood fans. Few years after his movie

  1 year ago ago
A Living Nollywood Legend: See Photos Of Emeka Ike, His 4 Kids And Ex-wife

ENTERTAINMENT

Nigerian Celebrities Who Graduated From The University Of Lagos [PHOTOS]

If these celebrities were not into entertainment, they would have probably been working in an office according to their different fields of study. They made sure they acquired proper education by attending school. In this article, I will reveal to you, Nigerian celebrities who graduated from the University of Lagos.

  10 months ago ago
Nigerian Celebrities Who Graduated From The University Of Lagos [PHOTOS]

SOCIETY

Demolition In Bariga And Akoka: A view of The Road Construction Along Bariga Towards Unilag Gate.

Infrastructural development is the beauty of every society. When it comes to maintenance, an average African society lacks that culture. This has over the years plagued the longevity of the lifespan of infrastructure development anywhere. The government has to embrace the nature of constant maintenance of social amenities everywhere to safeguard avoidable wastage in capital disbursement when it eventually degenerates into major repairs.

  10 months ago ago
Demolition In Bariga And Akoka: A view of The Road Construction Along Bariga Towards Unilag Gate.

ENTERTAINMENT

See What The Entertainer That Died Yesterday Shared On Twitter Concerning Coronavirus Last Month

It is so sad that the entertainment industry has lost another hero and Disc Jockey (DJ) to the dreaded Coronavirus otherwise known as COVID-19.  The popular DJ better known as DJ Babus who is a graduate of Information Systems and Technology Management is the only son of Mrs Nadia Bello, the Proprietor, Belinna Schools, Akoka, Lagos. Just last month,the well known and respected DJ retweeted a tweet made by a physiotherapist urging people to stay at home because many people are dying and that these are young

  1 year ago ago
See What The Entertainer That Died Yesterday Shared On Twitter Concerning Coronavirus Last Month

CAREER-JOBS

Restaurant Supervisor

Job Title: Restaurant Supervisor Location: Akoka / Yaba, Lagos Employment Type: Full-time Job Summary We are seeking a detail-oriented, reliable, and experienced restaurant supervisor to join our growing team. In this position, you will play a key role in managing all aspects of our restaurant business.

  8 months ago ago
Restaurant Supervisor

EDUCATION

Female Students Protest Outside School Hostels Against the Installation of CCTV Cameras

Female Students Protest Outside School Hostels Against the Installation of CCTV Cameras The Federal College of Education (FCE), Akoka, Lagos State students staged a huge protest against the school's decision to mount CCTV cameras around the female hostels on campus.

  1 year ago ago
Female Students Protest Outside School Hostels Against the Installation of CCTV Cameras

EDUCATION

FUOYE: Soremekun's Timeless Legacies Drowning Losers' Wailing

Legendary Aare Afe Babalola amazes many of us newsmen on each occasion he tells us the story of his selfless service leading to the timeless legacies God used him to achieve when he served Nigeria and humanity as the Pro-Chancellor of the prestigious University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos. Indeed, those legacies of a man such as Afe Babalola will forever dot the beautiful landscape of the enviable Ivory Tower in Lagos same way Professor Kayode Soremekun's legacies of administrative prowess and patriotic service will

  1 year ago ago
FUOYE: Soremekun's Timeless Legacies Drowning Losers' Wailing

EDUCATION

UNILAG Reopens Hostels, Commence Physical Lectures And Second Semester Exams

The authorities of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoka have approved the reopening of student Hostels, Physical lectures from Thursday 26th August 2021, and the second-semester exams would commence the same day. Mr. Oladejo Azeez, the UNILAG Registrar announced that the students have been receiving lectures online since the institution closed the hostels and suspended physical lectures for six weeks to prevent the spread of the third wave of COVID-19 on the campus.

  9 months ago ago
UNILAG Reopens Hostels, Commence Physical Lectures And Second Semester Exams

EDUCATION

UNILAG Reopens Hostels After Six Weeks

The University of Lagos, Akoka officials have authorised the reopening of hostels to students beginning Thursday, August 26. The start of the second semester examinations on campus was also approved by the varsity's officials. This was stated in a press statement sent out to students on Tuesday night.

  9 months ago ago
UNILAG Reopens Hostels After Six Weeks

ENTERTAINMENT

10 Beautiful Nollywood Actresses That Attended UNILAG.

When we talk of the Nigerian university with the most talent, we think of UNILAG first. UNILAG has produced many stars in the music and film industries in Nigeria and beyond. Many Nollywood stars are students of the Akoka-based center of learning, which is recognized as one of the best in the country.

  10 months ago ago
10 Beautiful Nollywood Actresses That Attended UNILAG.

ENTERTAINMENT

Nollywood Actor Refers To Himself During His NYSC Days As "Federal House Boy"

Kenneth Arinzechukwu Okonkwo is a popular Nollywood actor, popularly known for his role in the movie Living in Bondage as Mr Andy Okeke.

  1 year ago ago
Nollywood Actor Refers To Himself During His NYSC Days As

POLITICS

Ayodele Awojobi: The First Nigerian to Invent a Vehicle That Could Move in Both Directions

Ayodele Awojobi known as the Akoka Giant was by nature a teacher.He was a professor in University of Lagos in the department of mechanical engineering prior to his death.

  1 year ago ago
Ayodele Awojobi: The First Nigerian to Invent a Vehicle That Could Move in Both Directions

EDUCATION

UNILAG Declares Reopening Of Hostels For Second Semester examinations.

The authority of the University of Lagos, Akoka has declared reopening of hostels to students for the second semester examinations. This information was in accordance with a notice made to the students titled " schedule of the accommodation of Bonafide students with allocated bed spaces in the hostels for the 2nd Semester examinations."

  9 months ago ago
UNILAG Declares Reopening Of Hostels For Second Semester examinations.

ENTERTAINMENT

See The Popular Nigerian DJ That Died Due to Covid-19

Covid-19 is real! Some people might not believe this but it is as real as it can get. A lot of people I know have contracted this deadly virus and some have even passed away so please stop behaving ignorant and start taking the appropriate measures to shield yourself from it. Babatunde Bello, popularly known as DJ Babus passed away yesterday, Friday 29th due to complications arising from COVID-19. Bello graduated from the University of Baltimore in the year 2010 with a prestigious bachelor's degree in Information

  1 year ago ago
See The Popular Nigerian DJ That Died Due to Covid-19

ENTERTAINMENT

Joeboy: How olamide inspired my music career

Joeboy ; Nigeria singer and songwriter, says a 2010 video shoot by olamide, the rapper, near his street motivated him to venture into the music industry. Joeboy, whose real name is Joseph Akinwale Akinfenwa, said olamide's video for Eniduro; released in 2010, was shoot near his home in Akoka, a Lagos suburb.

  9 months ago ago
Joeboy: How olamide inspired my music career

EDUCATION

UNILAG announces date for 2020 Post UTME examination

The management of University of Lagos, Akoka has finally announced the date for the 2020 Post UTME (Post Unified Tertiary Matriculation examination) after several postponements. The examination has been scheduled for Monday, 15th February to Tuesday, 23rd February 2021 (duration of 9 days).  The Post UTME exercise will be an online examination in order to curb the spread of COVID 19. Candidates can write the examination wherever they are irrespective of distance. Also, candidates are to get laptops with camera

  1 year ago ago
UNILAG announces date for 2020 Post UTME examination

EDUCATION

University Of Lagos(Unilag) To Admit 30% Of Candidates For 2020/2021 Academic Session

The University Of Lagos(Unilag) Akoka,Lagos State has announced that instead of canceling a whole Academic Session due to the Prolonged School closure as a result of Covid-19 Pandemic. It would rather admit only 30% of it's admission capacity among the qualified candidates who sat for this year(2021) Utme.

  10 months ago ago
University Of Lagos(Unilag) To Admit 30% Of Candidates For 2020/2021 Academic Session

EDUCATION

[BREAKING] COVID-19: UNILAG reopens hostels after six weeks

The management of the University of Lagos, Akoka have supported the resuming of students to their hostels from Thursday, August 26. The varsity's management likewise affirmed the beginning of the second semester assessments physically on campus. This was contained in a delivery to the undergraduates Tuesday night.

  9 months ago ago
[BREAKING] COVID-19: UNILAG reopens hostels after six weeks