Prophet Daniel Abodunrin is remembered by most Nigerians to date for his miracle mission that later became his doom. Determined to recreate a biblical occurrence, he wanted to prove that he is the modern-day Daniel, and that what happened in the Bible with Daniel could repeat itself.
Some of the notable Nigerian pastors and founders of ministries did well in school during their undergraduate studies, as a matter of fact, they came with the first class honors in their various fields of study. This article therefore aims at revealing three (3) popular pastors who who finished with a first class from the university.
Many Nigerians, especially those who lived in Lagos in the late 1960s and early 1970s would never forget the day Ishola Oyenusi known by many as 'Doctor rob and Kill' was executed. The notorious armed robber who became popular in the late 1960s terrorized and brutally murdered many people before his arrest and execution in 1971.
Being a university Vice-Chancellor is not a small achievement. One who will get to such high and honorable position must have attained higher university degrees. The Delta woman, Grace Alele Williams was the first woman to become a university Vice-Chancellor in Nigeria. She attained this noble rank, Vice-Chancellor University of Benin in the year 1985.
As we all know, lion is the king of the jungle and a dangerous animal as well; it may be termed as insanity or mediocrity how someone in his right senses will challenge a wild animal due to his social, cultural, or religious beliefs inorder to prove a point which is best known to him.
Professorship is a very honorable academic status. People always attribute such status to men. Nigeria was able to produce her first female professor in the year 1973. This article presents to us the first woman to attain the status of a professor in Nigeria. She had a lot of first attached to her history.
"I Lost My Left Leg at Age 5, Friends Mocked Me But I Bounced Back with Artificial Leg" -- Saba Says
Akintola Saba, 500-level dentistry student, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan has narrated her story how she became amputee at age 5 and managed to overcome challenges in life. Photo Credit: BBC News Yoruba The beautiful young lady told BBC News Yoruba in an exclusive interview how she derived motivation to study medical related course despite her challenges.
When asked about the oldest higher institution in Nigeria, the first school that tends to come to mind is the University College, Ibadan which metamorphosed into the University of Ibadan (UI). However data obtained from the Federal Ministry of Education through the National Board for Tertiary Education (NBTE) has revealed that Nigeria had a couple higher institutions in Nigeria today were founded before the university.
" How I Became An Amputee At A Tender Age", The Touching Story Of A 500L College Of Medicine Student
Just like any other child that was born without any deformity, with all body part intact, same was an early life's story of Akintola Sabaa, a five hundred level Dentistry and Dental Surgeon at the college of medicine, University of Ibadan who was born a complete human being without deformity until a fateful day when her life's situation changed from a complete being to a physically challenged person.
There are currently four state-owned polytechnics that are approved by the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) in Oyo State. They are The Polytechnic, Ibadan; Adeseun Ogundoyin Polytechnic, Eruwa; The Oke Ogun Polytechnic, Saki (TOPS) and Oyo State College of Agriculture and Technology, Igbo Ora
University of Ibadan on Wednesday commissioned electronic library complex named after the first Professor of Geology in Africa, Jimoh Mosobalaje Oyawoye. The newly unveiled electronic library complex is located at the Department of Geology, Faculty of Science, University of Ibadan. Prof. Oyawoye hails from Offa, Kwara State.
Photo Credit: Google Osinbajo For President Campaign Poster Flood Ibadan Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers Campaign posters of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo have surfaced at some strategic areas of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. The posters, which bear the portrait of the Vice President, have ‘Osinbajo for All 2023’ boldly written on them.
The statement love has no boundary, to some extent may be correct. We have seen so many situations where love brings together people from different geographical location and race together. In this article I will be showing you 6 Nigeria Celebrities that are from two different race.
Appendicitis is a clinical condition in which the appendix in the digestive system becomes inflamed and in severe cases filled with pox. The appendix is an small tubular organ situated at the right end of the large intestine/colon. According to research, the specific function of this tubular structure in digestion process is not known.
Erectile dysfunction or impotence in men implies the inability of the male genital organ to achieve or maintain an erection firm enough for pleasure or intercourse. Acccording to the statistics provided by College of Medicine, University of Ibadan in Nigeria, highlighted that 1.5million cases of erectile dysfunction is recorded per year.
The ovaries are one of the very important parts of a woman's body. It is responsible for regulating the cycles when a woman is capable of producing children. The ovaries also produce hormones like progesterone and oestrogen which help regulate the female body. It is also responsible for various female developments especially during puberty.
The first generation universities are the universities that were established before the end of the first republic in Nigeria. There are five institutions in this category namely University of Ibadan (UI), University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN), Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) and University of Lagos (UNILAG).
A final year scholar of the University of Ibadan, Adebayo Ridwan has been reportedly murdered by some armed robbers in Ibadan. Adebayo Ridwan, a finalist of the Department of History, Faculty of Arts, University of Ibadan was killed on Sunday, 17th October 2021. According to Daily Post, the sad event occurred on Sunday morning at Preboye Complex in Ibadan.
Most of us are quite familiar with some beautiful faces in the entertainment industry. Funmi Awelewa who is fondly called Morili on the movie set is obviously one of the most beautiful woman in the Nollywood industry. The fast rising actress came into limelight few years ago after she featured in her first Yoruba Movie.
The University of Ibadan is currently in a mourning state after the departure of two students to the cold hands of death in less than 24 hours. One of the students, identified as Adedayo Ridwan, a final year student of the Department of History, Faculty of Arts, and the other student, Adeyemo Oluwaseun Ayomide, a 200 level student of the Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science, died over the weekend in different unfortunate situations.