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Osun Poly Rector pledges student union revival at Matriculation

The Rector of Osun State Polytechnic Iree Mr. Kehinde Alabi, has declared his intention to reinstate the Student Union Government (SUG) during the 29th Matriculation Ceremony for the 2023/2024 Academic Session. The announcement came as the institution welcomed its fresh intake of NCE1, ND1, and HND1 students in a ceremony held at the Education Trust […]

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MAOS set to present scholarship to Ospoly mass communication students on Thursday

Mass communication Alumni of Osun State Polytechnic, Iree (MAOS) will on Thursday present cash prize to four (4) best students of Mass Communication department of the institution. The cash prize under Adetoye Adeleke Scholarship Award was designed to immortalize the Pioneer MAOS National Secretary, Adetoye Oluwaferanmi Adeleke who passed on in 2015. The National Publicity

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LASU centre advocates better motor park management

The Lagos State University’s Centre for Environmental Studies and Sustainable Development is set to engage stakeholders in the state transport sector to address the challenges of motor park management. According to The PUNCH, the department expressing concerns about the disorderliness and environmental impact of motor parks, the department, emphasised the need for sustainable solutions. The

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NANS factions differ on power minister’s performance

The two factions of the National Association of Nigerian Students, at the national level, have taken opposing sides over the performance of the Minister of Power, Adebayo Adelabu. Recently, the minister came under intense criticism after the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission announced that electricity consumers on Band A would begin to pay N225 per kilowatt

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20 interesting facts about Obafemi Awolowo University(OAU)

Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) is a prominent university located in Ile-Ife, Nigeria. Established in 1962, it was initially known as the University of Ife before being renamed in honor of Chief Obafemi Awolowo, a Nigerian nationalist and statesman. OAU is renowned for its academic excellence and has produced many notable alumni in various fields. 20.

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Just in: OSPOLY students allegedly charged for murder granted bail

A Federal High Court sitting presided by Justice Emmanuel Ayoola in Osogbo, on Tuesday, has approved the bail application of an aide to the state Governor, Oyeyemi Olalekan popularly called Emir. Edugist recall Emir is facing charges bordering on murder, kidnapping and armed robbery. Emir, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party in Osun has

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NECO Postpones entrance exam into Unity Colleges, Federal gov’t academy Suleja

The National Examinations Council (NECO) has re-scheduled the 2024 National Common Entrance Examination into Federal Unity Colleges and the Entrance Examination into Federal Government Academy, Suleja. The National Common Entrance Examination, which was earlier scheduled to be held on 20th April 2024, will now hold on June 1, 2024. Also, the Entrance Examination for Gifted

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UN Trust fund inviting demand-driven initiatives to end violence against women

The UN Trust Fund seeks to fund demand-driven initiatives aimed at strengthening emerging networks, coalitions and/or movements focusing on ending violence against women and girls in Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa who will document their practice-based lessons and experiences. The UN Trust Fund is in the process of identifying women’s rights organizations (WROs) and/or civil

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EU grants €1.8 million to 6 Nigerian universities for digital skills development

The European Union has earmarked €1.8 million grants for the University of Lagos, University of Nigeria Nsukka, University of Port-Harcourt, Ebonyi State University, and two other Nigerian universities. This funding, part of the EU-funded Intra-Africa Mobility Scheme, is designated for projects centered on advancing high-level green and digital skills. Folosade Boriwo, the Director of Press

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FG says Nigeria will lead Africa in regulating AI

The Federal Government said yesterday it would ensure Nigeria has a voice in the development and regulations of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on global stage. The government said it became imperative for Nigeria to be an active participant, considering that there would soon be global convergence on the ways AI were developed and deployed by global

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UTME 2024: A list of items prohibited in exam hall

As candidates prepare for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) 2024, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Monday, April 15, warned the admission seekers against bringing in prohibited items into the examination halls. In a document seen by Legit.ng and signed by the registrar of the board, Professor Ishaq Oloyede, JAMB reiterated its

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Top 5 youngest scholars in Africa

Desiderius Erasmus, a Dutch educationalist, once said, “The main hope of a nation lies in the proper education of its youth.” Despite the numerous unhealthy socioeconomic plaguing the continent with all sorts of challenges, some African youth are still breaking the ceiling to achieve academic glories. Here are the five youngest PhD holders in Africa:

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UNILORIN professor turns waste into fuel with eggshell biodiesel

Professor Elizabeth Odetoye of the University of Ilorin has successfully produced biodiesel using a novel catalyst derived from chicken eggshells. This breakthrough not only demonstrates scientific ingenuity but also aligns with the university’s commitment to fostering indigenous technologies for national economic advancement. The innovative process, termed ‘trans-esterification experiment’, marks a significant milestone in sustainable energy

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NYSC releases schedule for 2024 Batch ‘A’ Stream Two orientation course

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has released the sequence for the 2024 Batch ‘A’ Stream Two Orientation Course, set to commence nationwide on Wednesday, April 17th, 2024. This development comes as the Scheme prepares to mobilize One Hundred and Three Thousand (103,000) prospective corps members (PCMs) who have successfully registered for the upcoming orientation.

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Former OSPOLY Union President set to Break Guinness world record for longest marathon reading aloud

Samson Ajao, popularly known as impeccable, a former student union government president of Osun State Polytechnic, iree, Nigeria, is gearing up for an extraordinary challenge: breaking the Guinness World Record for the longest marathon reading aloud. Ajao’s ambitious endeavours are fueled by his insatiable thirst for knowledge and his unwavering dedication to promoting the importance

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Certificate Controversy: ‘I didn’t intend to disgrace, hurt Vera Ayim’ – Pastor Enenche breaks silence over ‘B.SC in law’ saga

The senior Pastor of dunamis International gospel centre, Paul Enenche on Monday opened up on the controversy surrounding a lady who testified about being a “B.SC graduate of law” from the Open University of Nigeria, NOUN. Pastor Enenche said he never intended to disgrace the testifier, Vera Ayim when he interjected while she was testifying

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