Students of the University of Benin, UNIBEN, on Tuesday, blocked the ever busy Benin- Lagos Expressway by Ugbowo, in protest against the hike in their school feel by the university management. Source: Tribune Nigeria For hours, vehicular and human movements at Ugbowo and Ekenwan Road campuses were paralysed such that commuters had to look for other routes to navigate their ways to their desired destinations.
If You Have Anybody Staying In Edo State, Please Read This There have been Pandemonium in some places in Benin City over the past weeks. It has been reported that there is an ongoing cult war between Vikings and Eiye confraternity, that has been on for days now in the state capital. Some locations which are currently experiencing this cult clash include Upper Sakponba and Ugbowo. I Know you must have been reading stories about the clash on the internet. As a matter of fact what you have been reading is actually
Despite the 24-hour curfew earlier announced by the Edo state government after prisoners were freed by hoodlums who hijacked the endsars protest in the state, some youths continue with their protest demanding for good governance and other demands. According to Premium Times Some protesters were seen at Ugbowo Main gate of the University of Benin (UNIBEN) and the Federal Government Girls College (FGGC) junction, Ugbowo road, mounting roadblocks in solidarity of the ENDSARS protest. The protest in Oluku, Edo
A final year student at the University of Benin, Austin Izu, has been shot dead by unidentified gunmen in his friend’s room at the Federal Girls' College Road, Ugbowo. According to reports, the shooters entered the room and shot the deceased in the head, while his friend, Walter, escaped with gunshot wounds.
Reports reaching out from Olukun axis of Ugbowo in Benin City the Edo State Capital indicates that a Nigeria Police Helicopter has missed its way and landed in an undisclosed location in the Area. People from the Area gathered round the Helicopter to have a view it as many of them may not have had the opportunity to see such before in their lives. The video footage that is circulating on social media most especially the WhatsApp platform reveals the voice of some of the people gathered round the Helicopter stating
Austin Izu, a 400-level student in the Department of Political Science at the University of Benin, was shot and killed by unidentified gunmen in his friend's off-campus hostel room on the Federal Girls College Road, Ugbowo, on Thursday, February 14. PUNCH According to Metro, the deceased, who had just completed his final exams, was reported to have come from the upper level of the hostel to visit his friend, Walter Emaka, who was staying on the ground floor of the same hostel at the time of his death.
He Signed out last week-Source says as Unknown gunmen shot Final-year student in University of Benin
A 400 level student, Austin Izu from the department of political science, University of Benin, has been shot dead by unknown Gunmen. According to the reports gathered, Austin who had just finished his final exam last week was said to have visited his friend who stays in the ground floor of an off-campus hostel on the federal government girls college road, Ugbowo, when the unknown Gunmen in mask barged into the room, shot him on the head while the friend he came to visit, Walter Emeka escaped death as he had gunshot injuries on his body.
In a peaceful EndSARS protest in the capital of Edo state, though ending in pandemonium, Edo youths took to the streets once again on Tuesday October 13, 2020 to request for an end to police brutality and reformation of the police force, this time in a more civil, coordinated, and well managed by youths from various parts of the city. The protest which had over 500 protesters in attendance set out peacefully at the Museum Park, King square in Benin City at around 11:06am after brief discussions and orientation
It was confusion galore at the BDPA Police Station, Ugbowo, Edo State, as some residents of Isihor community who visited the station have alleged that policemen kicked them out with the robbery suspect they apprehended — when they went to report the incident. Apparently, one Bright Ekhator, a resident of Isihor told ITV Benin that he apprehended the yet-to-be named suspect on Tuesday night while he was attempting to enter his home through one of the window nets he destroyed with a razor blade. Mr Ekhator revealed
To combat the surge in insecurity at the University of Benin, the school has banned the usage of automobiles with tinted glasses on campus. The institution's management issued a statement on Thursday headed, "Prohibition of vehicles with tinted glasses within the university premises," which was signed by Benedicta Ehanire, the UNIBEN Public Relations Officer.
The management of the University of Benin have scheduled the Admission Screening Exercise for 2020/2021 to hold from 2ND December to 12th December 2020 in some designated centres within the University (Ugbowo campus) According to the management of the University, this year Screening Exercise would be conducted using the Computer Based Test (CBT) mode. All candidates are advised to be seated one hour before the time of their screening exercise Student who are eligible for the screening test are advised to
Affordable Federal and State Universities in Nigeria. Education in Nigeria is not that so expensive compare to other countries, all you need to do is to find the one you can afford. There many affordable Federal universities and State universities in Nigeria. Below are the Affordable Federal Universities In Nigeria & their average school Fees. 1)University of Benin. University of Benin, (UNIBEN) is one of the famous universities in Nigeria. The University of Benin (UNIBEN) Admission Screening Exercise
The on going ENDSARS protest in Benin City took a news shape as protesters lockdown popular Ring road also know as Oba Ovoramen square, as but commercial and private vehicle was aloud to come in except pedestrian all the seven roads linking Ring road was checkmated by youths of the state in other to protest the attack that happened yesterday which a live was lost and other injured. The same was Ugbowo(Benin Lagos road) were protesters lay on the road through at the day, some of the youth was spot playing football
UNIBEN post-direct entry screening begins December 14 The University of Benin (UNIBEN), on Wednesday, said its post-direct entry (Post-UDE) admission screening exercise for the 2020/2021 academic session would hold between December 14 and December 16. The UNIBEN Public Relations Officer, Dr Benedicta Ehanire, who disclosed this in a statement issued in Benin, said that the exercise would hold in designated centres within Ugbowo campus. “The screening exercise will be conducted using the Computer-Based Test
Vehicle traffic was disrupted at the Ugbowo section of the Benin-Ore highway as University of Benin students protested the institution's alleged imposition of a N20,000 late registration fee. According to the Nigerian News Agency (NAN), students set up a roadblock at the entrance to the university's main campus in Ugbowo on Tuesday morning, disrupting traffic flow.
It was a mixed feelings for some candidates that had earlier sat for the Post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) of the University of Benin (UNIBEN), after they were recalled to rewrite the examination following the collapse of the university’s server. The university, in a terse Short Messaging Service (SMS) sent out on Wednesday afternoon, directed the affected candidates, who came from different parts of the country to write the examination, to return to the university for another test. According
Angry youths lynch robbery suspect in Edo - PM News. A robbery suspect who allegedly broke into a premises located along Holy Rosary Catholic Church Road, Ugbowo Quarters, in Benin, Edo State, has been beaten to death by angry youths. The suspect whose identity still remains unknown, met his Waterloo when he ran into a group of youths in the area who went after a four-man robbery gang who have been terrorizing residents of the area. It was gathered that when the youths chased and apprehended him, they found
Uniben commences Post Utme Screening test Exam, See Eligibility and Timetable for the Examination Kindly click on follow button to get more interesting update from nuelupdates The University of Benin (UNIBEN) Admission Screening Exercise for 2020/2021 Academic Session takes place today being December 2nd to end on 12th December 2020 in designated centres within the Ugbowo Campus of the University. The Screening Exercise shall be conducted using the Computer Based Test (CBT) mode. All candidates are expected
The federal University of Benin, UNIBEN has announced that all students who took their POST UTME EXAM on the 8th of December 2020, at ict hall UGBOWO, should kindly come back to school because the school server failed that particular day therefore they have to retake the test. This was discovered some few hours after the exam was concluded for that day, so the university sent out various SMS to the applicants who were slotted for that day and also made some calls to them ,but unfortunately a good number of them
A man identified to be Michael Erhayanwen found a Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra in Benin City yesterday and what he did was quite exceptional. Tweeting under the handle @mykellionaire on Twitter, he disclosed that he found the expensive phone in front on the University Of Benin main gate at Ugbowo and disclosed that he did return it to it's rightful owner and rejected any compensation. The phone is prized at 500k and returning it to the rightful owner is the kindest thing he could do. He said it's the way for