Students stage Protest against ASUU strike (video)

The students of the Nigerian Federal Universities are becoming increasingly frustrated as ASUU and Federal Government have been using their future to play Ludo game. Jkcyno news earlier reported that Nigerian Students fixed date for Protest against ASUU strike. It was a move by few concerned students to further express their frustration to the Nigerian state. As against UNILAG which was the initial starting point, the UNIBEN students drew the first blood. Hopefully, other students and universities would que in to stop the current madness ongoing in the country. See video below… #EndASUUStrike…

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Nigerian Students fix date for Protest against ASUU strike

As the ASUU strike lingers with the government giving little or no attention to the plight of the increasingly frustrated students at home, some sets of students have decided to stage a peaceful protest starting from Unilag to remind the government that their future is more important than local politicking. The government who seems more keen about 2023 elections seems to have  totally forgotten the plights of both University lecturers, Staff and the students. Do we still have NLC in Nigeria? Such a shame…. They have chosen May 3th, 2022 as…

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UNILAG reopens hostels, begins exams August 26

After the closure of students’ hostels in July over the ravaging COVID-19 pandemic, the management of the University of Lagos, UNILAG, has asked students to start returning to campus from next week. A statement on Wednesday by the Registrar, Mr. Oladejo Azeez, indicated that the students should begin to arrive the campus from August 26, to start their semester examinations. It read: “Following the incidence of COVID-19 in the University of Lagos, Senate at its meeting held on Monday, July 21, directed the immediate closure of all halls of residence…

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Unilag Student’s hostel shuts down indefinitely, classes go online

The management of the University of Lagos has shut down the student hostels over reported cases of coronavirus on the campus. Also, the management also approved that lectures for the rest of the semester should be delivered virtually with effect from 26th July 2021. The decision was reached at an emergency senate meeting held on Wednesday at the J. F. Ade Ajayi Auditorium. Our correspondent gathered that the students were directed to vacate the halls of residence latest by 12.00 noon on Thursday, July 15, 2021. They were also advised…

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UNILAG students Cry Out as exams are fixed

University of lagos, UNILAG is trending for the wrong reasons. According to reports and reactions on twitter, the students of the institution are meant to write at least 9 courses in one week without adequate lectures . Jkcyno news gathered that most of the lecturers dumped some courses, notes on the e-learning portal without any explanations and some didn’t bother sending any notes across and yet expect them to come write physical exams. See some of their reactions.. Unilag did not conduct any lectures or classes. All they did was…

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IPPIS Is A Scam, FG Deceived Us – NASU Chairman

Chairman of the University of Lagos chapter of the Non Academic Staff Union of Universities and Allied Institutions, Mr. Kehinde Ajibade, has described the Integrated Personnel Payroll Information System (IPPIS) used to pay civil servants as fraudulent. He accused the Federal Government of deceiving the Union to sign up for it. NASU and the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) began an indefinite strike last Friday to protest the skewed operations of the IPPIS platform and the nonpayment of arrears of earned allowances, among others. “IPPIS is a scam;…

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UNILAG’s acting VC Folasade Ogunsola breaks 58-year record

Professor Folasade Ogunsola on Monday emerged as the Acting Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos. She was elected by members of the Senate at an emergency meeting held on Monday. While Ogunsola polled 135 of 167 votes, her closest fellow contestant, Prof. Ben Ogbojafor, secured 31 votes. The Federal Government had, last week, asked UNILAG Senate to reconvene and nominate an acting VC following the crisis between the varsity’s Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of Council, Wale Babalakin, and Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe. The FG also asked Babalakin and Ogundipe to recuse themselves from…

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Sex For Grades: BBC Releases The Full Documentary Of Lecturers Involved (Full Video)

‘Sex for grades’: Undercover in West African universities – BBC Africa Eye – full documentary Academic institutions in West Africa have increasingly been facing allegations of sexual harassment by lecturers. This type of abuse is said to be endemic, but it’s almost never proven. After gathering dozens of testimonies, BBC Africa Eye sent undercover journalists posing as students inside the University of Lagos and the University of Ghana. Female reporters were sexually harassed, propositioned and put under pressure by senior lecturers at the institutions – all the while wearing secret…

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Ex-UNILAG BEGGAR BECOMES LAWYER!

A former street beggar, Mr. Abdulsalam Idowu, heaved a sigh of fulfilment of a life ambition as he was called to the bar to start practising as a lawyer in Nigeria on Wednesday. Idowu, who defied odds to bag his law degree from the University of Lagos in 2015, had proceeded to the Nigerian Law School, where he emerged successful in the August/September 2016 final bar examinations conducted at the end of the one-year programme. The new wig, who engaged in street begging to fund his primary and secondary education,…

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Linda Ikeji & Joy Nwanna Summoned By UNILAG Over Sex Scandal

    [dropcap]U[/dropcap]NILAG appeals to blogger, alleged sexual harassment victim to come … May involve security agencies in search The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos ( UNILAG ), Prof Oluwatoyin Ogundipe has urged Joy Nwanna, a former student, and blogger, Linda Ikeji, to appear before its sexual harassment panel. The VC who made the appeal Monday at the Senate chambers said the appearance of the duo would help the Prof Chioma Agonmo-led panel to unravel Joy’s allegations of sexual harassment against Prof Segun Awonusi of the university’s English department.…

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