Education made easy from Malaysia – Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

To study abroad is the dream of every ambitious Nigerian student of the modern day. Higher education and its internationalisation in the global era cannot be gainsaid. The opportunity to study at Malaysia’s No. 1 university, University of Malaya (UM),…

Don’t let anyone usurp your powers, lawmakers tell UNILAG VC (Punch)

The Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Public Procurement, Mr Oluwole Oke, has advised the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, not to allow anyone to usurp his powers. Oke made this known last Saturday…

Sexual abuse safety: DSVRT sensitises fresh ‘varsity students (Vanguard)

In a bid to ensure continuous awareness of students on sexual harassment and safety on campus, the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) has taken the campaign to campuses as it recently engaged students of both the…

Nigerians should expect prosperity, decent existence in the next four years – Osinbajo

The focus of the Buhari administration in the next four years will be to address, among other things, the deficiencies in the quality of human resources caused by poor education and healthcare, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. A…

Rape, robbery and the usual suspects

What is a city without crime? Every Friday, thisislagos descends into the Lagos underground to search out the baddest guys committing the craziest crimes in LasGidi. Don’t get caught!!! How UNILAG alumnus raped, stole student’s underwear – Police (Punch) A…

Pro-chancellor wants UNILAG TV to stand out (Guardian)

Pro-chancellor and chairman of council, University of Lagos (UNILAG), Dr. Wale Babalakin (SAN), wants UNILAG TV to be a source of outstanding intellectual discourse. Speaking yesterday at the institution’s media centre during the commissioning of the station, Channel 184 on…

Ethics Challenge: FirstBank partners CFA Society

As a way of demonstrating its commitment to ethics, professional excellence, capacity building and inclusive growth of Nigerians, First Bank of Nigeria Limited (FirstBank) is partnering with CFA Society Nigeria for this year’s edition of its Ethics Challenge. A statement…

Undergraduate steals from ‘corper’, a humane policeman, truck thieves and more

What is a city without crime? Every Friday, thisislagos descends into the Lagos underground to search out the baddest guys committing the craziest crimes in LasGidi. Don’t get caught!!! Undergraduate buys N1m phones with fake debit alert, flees (Punch) A…

Regina Askia: Beauty, brains, talent

Regina Askia’s story is an interesting one in which she is born, attends primary, secondary and tertiary schools in Lagos, travels the world as a beauty queen and returns to fortune on television and then Nollywood. But she quits all…

Amarachi is here for the hustle

Amarachi Agbafor is a 200 level student of the University of Lagos (UNILAG). Not interested in being a ‘runs girl’, she makes bracelets to pay her way through school. Get the rest of her interesting story in the video.

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