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EDUCATION

"I Was Rejected 39 Times for Scholarships in 5 Years But Got Fully Funded One At Last"- Agboola Says

The rate at which Nigerian graduates hunt for scholarships after their first degree in Nigeria is increasing. It is a good academic culture to have a taste in other clime. Perseverance, endurance, courage and motivation are essential factors that can drive one to success in life.

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EDUCATION

Top seven Universities in Nigeria According To Times Higher Education

Times Higher Education is an international education body that is popular with its ranking of Universities each year. The institution bases its calculations on 13 calibrated performance indicators that measure an institution’s performance across four areas: teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook. The recent ranking is for the year 2022 which was released on the 2nd of September 2021 and its ranking of Nigerian Universities from the first to the seventh-best is as follows.

  4 months ago ago
Top seven Universities in Nigeria According To Times Higher Education

EDUCATION

A 400 Level Unilorin Student Succeeds In Taking His Life After Two Failed Attempts

A 26-year-old University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) student is said to have committed suicide. Elijah Jude Anuoluwapo is accused of abusing drugs. According to sources, the 400-level English Language student died on Thursday morning, August 26, at the hospital where he had been transported for medical assistance by his colleagues.

  5 months ago ago
A 400 Level Unilorin Student Succeeds In Taking His Life After Two Failed Attempts

SOCIETY

Police Parade Kidnappers Of Bethel Baptist Students (Video)

The Nigerian police has reportedly paraded kidnappers of bethel Baptist Students. 𝑷𝒉𝒐𝒕𝒐 π‘ͺπ’“π’†π’…π’Šπ’•: 𝒀𝒐𝒖𝑻𝒖𝒃𝒆 Few hours ago, Channels television took to their YouTube official channel and shared video of the incident. While sharing the video on YouTube, channels television wrote: "Police Parade Suspected Kidnappers Of Bethel Baptist School, University Of Ilorin Students".

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Police Parade Kidnappers Of Bethel Baptist Students (Video)

EDUCATION

Check Out The Best Northern Universities In The Latest Scientific Index Ranking

Only sixteen universities from Northern Nigeria are among the top fifty institutions that made the 2021 edition of Scientific Index ranking of higher institutions. The best among them is Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria. ABU is also the oldest degree awarding institution in the region.

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Check Out The Best Northern Universities In The Latest Scientific Index Ranking

EDUCATION

Largest university in Nigeria in 2021: check out the top 3

I am always bothered about this question that which University is the largest in Nigeria. Well I am sure I won't be the only one that is baffled about that. Guess what, good news is here. This article will let you know about the Top 3 largest University in Nigeria in terms of the size of land owned by the institution.

  5 months ago ago
Largest university in Nigeria in 2021: check out the top 3

EDUCATION

Unilorin:List of courses offered by the institution.

The University of Ilorin famously known as (UNILORIN) is a recognized federal university in Nigeria and it is located in Ilorin, Kwara State. The institution is officially accredited by National Universities Commission (NUC) and offers varieties of undergraduate programmes. Do you want to find out the list of courses you can study at the University?

  3 months ago ago
Unilorin:List of courses offered by the institution.

EDUCATION

Top 10 First Choice Varsities By Applicants In Nigeria (2021/2022)

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), at its policy meeting last week, announced the cancellation of national admission benchmark, otherwise called cut-off mark. With the scrapping of the age-long method, each of the nation’s tertiary institutions is now authorised to set its admission benchmark.

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Top 10 First Choice Varsities By Applicants In Nigeria (2021/2022)

SOCIETY

400 Level Student Of University Of Ilorin Kills Himself After Two Failed Suicide Attempts.

A 26-year-old student of the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN), has reportedly committed suicide. The young man identified as Elijah Jude Anuoluwapo committed suicide after two failed suicide attempts. Elijah Jude Anuoluwapo is said to have killed himself by consuming a large quantity of hard drug.

  5 months ago ago
400 Level Student Of University Of Ilorin Kills Himself After Two Failed Suicide Attempts.

EDUCATION

UNILORIN Decision That Only First Class Students Would Attend Their Next Convocation Is Not Fair

The University of Ilorin, based in the capital city of Kwara state, has made a decision that only first class students would attend their next convocation set to commence on the 15th of October, 2021. The news was released by the University of Ilorin's Director of Corporate Affairs, Mr Kunle Akogun.

  3 months ago ago
UNILORIN Decision That Only First Class Students Would Attend Their Next Convocation Is Not Fair

EDUCATION

Top 10 Most Competitive Universities in Nigeria 2021

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, the body responsible for admission placement in Nigeria, has revealed the list of the top 10 most competitive universities in Nigeria for 2020/2021. This was contained in a document made available to Newsmen following the Policy meeting that was held on 31st of August, 2021.

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Top 10 Most Competitive Universities in Nigeria 2021

EDUCATION

Check Out The Best Universities In Nigeria According To Scientific Index Ranking

Universities ranking released in September, 2021 by AD Scientific Index has again shown that the University of Ibadan is the best university in Nigeria. In the new ranking system, the h-index scores of each university academics on Google scholar are used to determine the ranking of the university.

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Check Out The Best Universities In Nigeria According To Scientific Index Ranking

EDUCATION

Another Student Commits Suicide; What Can Be Done To Stop The Way Students Are Commiting Suicides?

Just yesterday, we heard reports about a final year student of the University of Ilorin, due to frustrations from family members, but was committing suicide the right thing to do? How do you think he should have handled it? The rate at which university students in Nigeria are commiting suicide is becoming alarming.

  5 months ago ago
Another Student Commits Suicide; What Can Be Done To Stop The Way Students Are Commiting Suicides?

ENTERTAINMENT

Check Out The Comedian Who Started As A Musician Before Pursuing A Career In Comedy

When we are naming successful Comedians in Nigeria, we can't help but mention Lasis Elenu. Lasis Elenu who's real name is Nosa Afolabi was given birth on 20th April 1989 in Kano State. Though a graduate of the University of Ilorin, Lasis decided to take a different path in the Entertainment Industry.

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Check Out The Comedian Who Started As A Musician Before Pursuing A Career In Comedy

EDUCATION

Did Ishaq Oloyede Really Worth Being Reappointed As JAMB Registrar By Buhari For Another 5 Years?

It is no longer news that President Muhammadu Buhari has reappointed Professor Ishaq Oloyede as Registrar/Chief Executive of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) for a second term of five years. (Photo Credit - Punch Newspaper) Ishaq Oloyede, who was former Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ilorin in Kwara State, Northern region of Nigeria is one of the most respected and revered academics in Nigeria.

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Did Ishaq Oloyede Really Worth Being Reappointed As JAMB Registrar By Buhari For Another 5 Years?

JUSTICE

16-year-old girl remanded in kwara for setting colleague ablaze.

An ilorin magistrate court, on Tuesday remanded a sixteen-years-old girl (name withheld) for allegedly Killing her colleague, Fatimon Jako by setting her ablaze. The deceased was set ablaze over a minor argument that ensued between the two of them. According to reports the defendant, who is an apprentice at a patent medicine store, reportedly sneaked into the room of the deceased while she was asleep, poured petrol on her then lite her up with the intention of burning her alive.

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16-year-old girl remanded in kwara for setting colleague ablaze.

SOCIETY

400 level student commits suicide after two failed attempts

26-year-old student of the University of Ilorin, Elijah Jude Anuoluwapo, has reportedly committed suicide by taking unlawful drug substances. Elijah Anuoluwapo was a student of English Language, 400 Level, died on Thursday morning, August 26, at the hospital where he was rushed by his colleagues for medical attention.

  5 months ago ago
400 level student commits suicide after two failed attempts

JUSTICE

25-Year-Old Final Year Student Of Unilorin, Sentenced To Prison For Involvement In Fraud

A Final year student of the University of Ilorin (Unilorin) has been sentenced to prison on bases of involvement in cyber crimes. The 25-year-old, who was almost through with University education, had his hopes cut, when he was arrested. The student, whose name is Adigun Oladapo Oludele, had in his possession, a car, 2 laptops and 2 iPhones, all of which were confiscated when he was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

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25-Year-Old Final Year Student Of Unilorin, Sentenced To Prison For Involvement In Fraud

EDUCATION

PMB Re-appoints Oloyede As JAMB Registrar, This Is A Great News - Joe Igbokwe

Joe Igbokwe took to his verified Facebook page to share the news, about how President Muhammadu Buhari reappointed professor Oloyede, he said this is great news because professor Oloyede has done a great job in the office because universities now have quality students. Photo Credit: Google He was born on October 10, 1954, Oloyede hails from Abeokuta South local government area of Ogun State.

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PMB Re-appoints Oloyede As JAMB Registrar, This Is A Great News - Joe Igbokwe

JUSTICE

UNILORIN Undergraduate convicted by EFCC for Facebook Lottery scam.

Udoh Sunday Okon, a 20 year old Undergraduate of the University of Ilorin, on Wednesday, August 25, 2021, was convicted for a charge that claims his involvement in Facebook lottery scam. He was convicted by the Ilorin Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

  5 months ago ago
UNILORIN Undergraduate convicted by EFCC for Facebook Lottery scam.