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.”
Yabatech Alumni seeks better funding for education
Martins said the workshop is a platform to engage key experts to proffer solutions on how business financing can be a tool for economic development and growth in the country.
Fresh controversy trails rectorship position at YABATECH
The decision of the Governing Council of Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH) to shortlist and interview about three professors among other applicants for the rectorship position of the institution is causing a fuss at the college.