Category: Education

Student in OAU sex for mark scandal narrates how it all happened

Inset: Student in OAU sex for mark scandal narrates how it all happened (Olionews) Monica Osagie, the student in sex for mark scandal has opened up on what really happened. In an interview with CNN, Osagie said she helped the professor edit his book, adding that she saw him as her mentor. However, the man wanted […]

Sex-for-Mark: Lecturer in sex scandal not guilty yet as OAU starts another investigation

Inset: Obafemi Awolowo University (oauedu) The sex-for-mark scandal between Professor Richard Akindele, a lecturer at Obafemi Awolowo University and a female student, Monica Osagie is not over yet. The Vice-Chancellor of the University, Professor Eyitayo Ogunbodede has reportedly said that the Senate and the Council of the institution have set up a joint investigative panel to revisit the […]

Poly students in Anambra made to write exams in darkness

Inset: Students seen writing an exam in darkness. (Instagram/Instablog9ja) A picture has captured a classroom filled with students, reportedly from the Federal Polytechnic, Oko, Anambra State, as they wrote an examination in darkness. To aid visibility, the learners were made to rely on the LED lights attached to their smartphones in order to ensure they are […]

NANS threatens to shut down UNN over death of its member

Inset: University of Nigeria, Nsukka (Information) The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has reportedly threatened to shut down the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, UNN over the death of one of its executive members. According to Vanguard, an authoritative source in the University said that an exco of NANS spoke to the acting chief security officer […]

Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) emerges as the best university in South-West

Inset: Obafemi Awolowo University (Pmparrot) Following the sex-for-mark scandal that rocked Obafemi Awolowo University in April, the institution has emerged as the most outstanding university in South-West. Obafemi Awolowo University won the award at South-West Nigeria Education Awards, organised by Excellent Media Group and held at the University of Ibadan. Also, outstanding lecturers, polytechnic, state and private […]

University of Ibadan admits only 3,514 out of 53,513 candidates

Inset: University of Ibadan is the first university in Nigeria (Newspeakonline) Out of the 53,513  UTME candidates who sought admission into the University of Ibadan, the institution has matriculated only 3,514 candidates. The figure according to the Guardian also includes 446 direct entry candidates who emerged out of the 2,659 applicants for admission into the university. […]

3 LAUTECH students to compete for $1m in London after winning Hult Prize Challenge

Inset: The three LAUTECH students won the Hult Prize Challenge at National level and will be representing Nigeria in London. (Samuel Okike) Team ‘Tech Farm Institute’ from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology has won the national level of Hult Prize competition held in Abuja and will now be competing for a grand prize of $1 million […]

Federal Government makes plans to stop incessant strikes in Nigerian Universities

Inset: Nigerian Students (Quatz) President  Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerian students that the Federal Government is making efforts to stop strikes in Nigerian universities. The President represented by a Director with National Universities Commission, Dr Gidado Kuma, said there will soon be stability and balance in the system. Buhari made this known on Saturday at the […]

University offers students cash for good behaviour

Newcastle University has devised a new means to get its unruly students living in residential areas to behave better, and that is by bribing them with cash. The university, which has a reputation of being “Britain’s rowdiest university,” came up with the Best Neighbour on Campus schemes in a bid to counter the findings of […]

O.A.U sex-for-mark scandal: Victim Monica Osagie scored 45 not 33

Ms. Monica Osagie, the OAU student who accused Prof. Richard Akindele, of demanding sex from her to upgrade her mark has appeared before the committee set up by the university to investigate the scandal. It has emerged that Osagie scored 45 in the course which Akindele taught her and not 33 that the lecturer claimed that […]

Sex-for-marks: Counsel reveals what Monica Osagie told panel

On Tuesday, the defence counsel for Miss Monica Osagie, the alleged victim in the sex-for-marks scandal at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Dr Abiola Akinyode-Afolabi, said that her client affirmed before an investigative panel that Prof. Richard Akindele deliberately failed her because she refused his sexual demand. It has come to our notice that Osagie had appeared […]

Sex- for-mark: Protest as panel denies victim legal representation

It has been revealed that the investigative panel set up by the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile –Ife, to probe the alleged sexual harassment of Ms. Monica Osagie by a lecturer in the Department of Accounting, Prof. Richard Akindele, on Tuesday insisted that she should not have legal representation. Other members denied entry to the venue […]

Final year student of Auchi Poly caught cheating

A final year student of  Banking and Finance of Auchi Poly (Polytechnic), was nabbed after she reinvented a new way of cheating during last week Wednesday’s examination. According to online sources, the Auchi Poly final year student of who was caught by a lecturer identified as Ganni, had potential answers written on the slippers she planned to cheat with. This […]

Sex-for-mark: Court jails AAU students, vindicates lecturer

A magistrate’s court in Ekpoma, Edo State where two former students of Ambrose Alli University (AAU) were arraigned in August, 2012, on eight counts charge bordering on alleged conspiracy, stealing, unlawful detention and frivolous petition, has convicted the AAU students and further vindicated the lecturer.   The former students were sentenced to one and two years’ imprisonment, for unlawful detention of […]

#BBNaija 2018 – Day 83: Miracle is the Overall King of The Arena Games to get N1 Million

Big Brother Naija DoubleWahala housemate, Miracle can’t stop winning as he bags another N1 million from the overall Payporte Arena games win. Miracle has won the Payporte game 5 times, winning 4 consecutively. Although the winner will be announced on Sunday during the Grand Finale show but with the calculation of the housemates time Miracle […]

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