Rector urges students to embrace entrepreneurship
As part of efforts to bridge the unemployment gaps in the country, the rector, Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH), Femi Omokungbe has joined in the call for students to embrace entrepreneurship Speaking at the 2017/2018 matriculation of the college, Omokungbe noted that entrepreneurship would make students job providers instead of job seekers. ‘it is worthy…
Court reinstates Yabatech bursar, awards N21m against college
The National Industrial Court (NIC) has ordered the Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH) to reinstate its embattled bursar, Mr. Olu Ibirogba, who was sacked in 2015 for allegedly exposing corrupt practices in the institution.
Yabatech students visit The Guardian, want curriculum review to adapt technology to learning
AMID reports of below expectation performance by graduates from Nigeria tertiary institutions, president, Association of Printing Technology and Publishing Students at Yaba College of Technology, Oduwoga Lateef Gbolahan, has advised students to think outside the box and be up to date with the latest technology .....
FG names Obafemi Omokungbe new Yabatech rector
The Federal Government has announced Obafemi Omokungbe as Rector of Yaba College of Technology (Yabatech). He is the first alumnus of the 70-year old institution to be appointed Rector. He succeeded Dr Margaret Kudirat Ladipo, who completed her tenure on December 10, 2017.
Yabatech in dialogue with NBC, starts radio transmission soon
The Management of Yaba College of Technology says it is dialoguing with the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to resolve a disagreement delaying take-off of the college’s radio station. Dr Charles Oni, Director, Public Relations Unit, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Lagos. He said that the conflict borders on…
YABATECH advances in Hult Prize competition
The Hult Prize has announced the winning team from Yaba College of Technology that has advanced to the eighth yearly regional finals of the competition.The Hult Prize is a crowd-sourcing platform for social good, named one of the top five ideas changing the world by TIME magazine.
Rector implores registrars to focus on vision of polytechnic studies
Rector, Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH), Dr. Margaret Ladipo, has charged registrars of polytechnics and colleges of technology across the country to continually...
Biekoroma Amapakabo: First South South female registrar at Yabatech bows out with honour
Ms Amapakabo became the second female Registrar and the first Registrar, from the South-South zone, since the establishment of Yabatech in 1947 and has remained one of the most innovative and distinguished Registrars since inception.
Don identifies technology, innovation as tool for development
Kolawole Adebayo spoke at the 2017 annual Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH) lecture/exhibition series titled, “Technology innovation and entrepreneurship empowerment.”