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27 Apr 2019
In Enugu State, where there are, at least, five operational private universities, The Guardian findings showed that despite their high fees, most parents...
22 Mar 2019
In a shambles, Nigeria’s universities groan as they grapple with the federal and state governments’ stranglehold on their administration.
7 Feb 2019
However laudable the idea that government should introduce a unified test for all final-year university students, some say such a suggestion comes across as a punishment to students for the ineptitude and mismanagement of their teachers and the government, writes Head, Education Desk, Iyabo Lawal. Legal luminary and founder of Afe Babalola University of Ado-Ekiti…
4 Feb 2019
Minister of State for Agriculture, Senator Heineken Lokpobiri, has urged Nigeria to increase its agricultural output to be able to feed its population by 2023. He said the warning became necessary because the country's projected population would have reached 450 million people by then. Lopobiri who said as far as food security is concerned; the…
20 Nov 2018
Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma has said that the Federal Government is making good progress in its efforts to revive and resuscitate the economy.
16 Oct 2018
Management of the Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti (ABUAD), has awarded first class degrees and automatic employment to no fewer than 72 graduating students of the institution. They are among 1,042 students that obtained various degrees at the university’s sixth convocation ceremonies to be concluded on Saturday, October 20, 2018. At a pre-convocation press conference…
30 Jul 2018
Afe Babalola University (ABUAD), Ado Ekiti, has been ranked “number one best” of 75 private universities in Nigeria.The ranking by a Spain-based Webometrics was released in its latest assessment of all universities in the country.
17 Feb 2018
In line with its mission to power small business success for African entrepreneurs through training and support, the AWP Network organised a pitch competition for young entrepreneurs at Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti, Nigeria.
22 Oct 2017
Babalola stated this during his remarks at the 8th Founder’ Day and convocation of the university. He said though the airport was approved alongside others in Bayelsa, Delta and Gombe States, but while the other three states have been completed, that of Ekiti was aborted.
10 Oct 2017
Afe Babalola gave the indication at the weekend during the closing of the 2017  edition of “Afe Babalola Agricultural Exhibition” code named ABA-EX 2017, which took place at the Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti, (ABUAD). 
2 Oct 2017
Nigeria’s first female Senior Advocate of Nigeria, (SAN), Mrs. Folanke Solanke, has cautioned lawyers against indulging in corruption.
17 Jul 2017
Ogbeh, who stated this in Ado Ekiti at the weekend during his visit to ABUAD’s farm and the Ekiti State government, said the President Muhammadu Buhari administration would stop importation of rice this year.


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