Abel Idowu Olayinka
A group, the Coalition for Autonomy of Universities in Nigeria (CAUN), has blamed the truncation of the process for selection of a substantive Vice Chancellor (VC) for the University of Ibadan (UI) on the immediate past VC, Prof. Abel Idowu Olayinka....
15 Jul 2020
A recent advertisement placed in some national dailies by the Management of the University of Ibadan (UI), signed by the Registrar, Mrs Olubunmi Omobolanle Faluyi entitled “Appointment of Vice Chancellor” clearly indicated that the five-year tenure of Prof. Abel Idowu
16 Feb 2020
One of the major lessons life has taught me is that human beings can be so complex, unpredictable and at times, vicious. One needs the grace of God to be able to survive and succeed in life.
8 Aug 2019
The vice chancellor, University of Ibadan (UI), Prof. Abel Idowu Olayinka has urged students to combine entrepreneurship with their studies, saying life will be more bearable and rewarding with creativity.
17 Feb 2019
When he made up his mind to vie for the position of Vice Chancellor, University of Ibadan (UI), Prof. Abel Idowu Olayinka certainly did not envisage that...
10 Mar 2018
The first thing is to give all thanks, honour and glory to the good Lord for sustaining me to this moment. I never thought I would live up to 60, not because I was sick...
4 Dec 2017
He came in at a very turbulent time; at a time when the country was about to experience economic recession. Obviously, the climate was quite inclement, but as a good sailor is known only in tumultuous current of air, Prof. Abel Idowu Olayinka....
5 Jun 2017
The University of Ibadan (UI) Vice Chancellor, Prof. Abel Idowu Olayinka, has given reasons for the closure of the institution. The VC, who stated that the management decided to shut down the school to protect the lives of the students.....
6 Apr 2017
I think I prepared well for the journey, as far back as 2004 the then vice chancellor, Prof Ayo Falase said I was one of the candidates they considered for deputy vice chancellor, although I didn’t become the DVC for one reason or the other until six years later.
1 Nov 2016
However, still gloating over this positive rating, I think the current Vice Chancellor, Professor Abel Idowu Olayinka deserves commendation for dexterously consolidating on the achievements of his predecessors.
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The Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19 has issued a revised international travel protocol into Nigeria, stating that all travelers arriving Nigeria, either vaccinated or unvaccinated...
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Gov. Mai Mala Buni of Yobe has approved a minor cabinet reshuffle and announced the creation of a new Ministry of Wealth Creation, Empowerment and Employment Generation.
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A skeleton discovered in the ancient Roman city of Herculaneum, destroyed along with nearby Pompeii by Mount Vesuvius' eruption nearly 2,000 years ago, could offer fresh insights into the disaster
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The present reality of politics in Nigeria indubitably portrays a system that is under siege by the actions, inactions and reactions of the ageing political drivers of this country in policymaking and implementation. The current crop of leaders during the economy of this country is a paradigmatic shift from what was obtainable in the post-colonial…