Huawei to sponsor Nigerian youths on ICT training in China
Chinese technology company, Huawei is sponsoring 10 Nigerian students in Information and Communication Technology (ICT)-related majors to study and gain hands-on practice in China.
Experts seek restructuring of sector to aid development
As part of efforts to move the nation forward, stakeholders have restated call for the restructuring of the sector to focus on industry needs. The professionals made the recommendation at the end of the 13th annual research conference and fair of the University of Lagos (UNILAG). They lamented that low budget in education have…
Unilorin begins screening of 39,711 candidates for post-UTME
The University of Ilorin has begun screening for its post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) in the 2018/2019 academic session, with 39, 711 candidates taking part in the exercise. The institution’s Director of Corporate Affairs, Mr Kunle Akogun, announced this on Monday in a statement in Ilorin. He said the exercise would involve 29, 562 at…
Combatting the dangers of operating generator indoors
Tragedy struck four days ago when a family of five was found dead in Igboh Community in Etche local Government Council area of Rivers state.
Unilag, centre move to shore up Lagos land development
To proffer a lasting solution to housing, two organisations have initiated a platform to accelerate land development and administration in Lagos State. The platform tagged, International Conference on Land and Development in Lagos, pioneered by University of Lagos Research and Innovation office, Akoka and Centre for Housing and Sustainable Development Studies is aimed at bringing…
Students’ Union train emergency response team for Unilag Dean’s Cup
In preparation for the University of Lagos (UNILAG) 29th Dean’s Cup competition, its Science Student’s Association (USSA) has organised a training session for first aid and emergency response team to ensure safety and well being of the participants. The yearly sports festival, which involves various sporting activities ranging from football, basketball, volleyball, athletics and indoor…
BBC world service takes make more of your world campaign to UNILAG
After the launch of two new language services Igbo and Yoruba in Nigeria, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) World Service has commissioned a huge art installation in Lagos to support its Make More Of Your World campaign.
VCs urge use of technology to solve national problems
Vice chancellors of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Mountain Top University, Ogun State, and Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso