Make things happen, FUTA VC urges 3,200 new students
The vice chancellor, Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), Prof Joseph Fuwape has urged newly matriculated students to make use of every possible opportunity...
VC inaugurates committee on 2021-2026 strategic plan
The Vice-Chancellor, Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), Prof Joseph Fuwape has inaugurated the committee on development of the university strategic plan 2021 – 2026 as part of efforts to reposition the institution to meet up with global best practices in tertiary education.
FUTA wears new look for AFN All Comers, Ebewele recalls days of Ezenwa, Deji Aliu
The Federal University of Technology (FUTA) Sports Centre in Akure, Ondo State capital is wearing a new look ahead of the All-Comers event, the first competition organised by the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN)
Buhari calls for review of curricula to produce self-sufficient graduates
The Federal Government has called for the involvement of employers of labour among other critical stakeholders in the design and review of higher institutions curricula, saying it will generate...
I was determined not to fall short of my best, says FUTA’s best student
When I got admission, I did not plan to be the best graduating student at all. But I decided I was going to get the best out of everything I laid my hands on. I was always motivated by the fact that only the best grades were good enough for me.
Buhari charges varsities to tackle menace of unemployable graduates
President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed worries over the poor standard of graduates churned out by the Nigerian universities annually, declaring that it portends disaster for the future and development...
Abuja varsity expels 100, rusticates 11 for examination malpractices
No fewer than 100 students of the University of Abuja have been expelled by the institution’s Senate for their involvement in examination malpractices.
Nigerian youth and their scary use of social media
The media over the past week has been full of disturbing news of our Nigerian youth and their scary use of social media. There is a need for youths to understand the importance of digital footprints and how what is shared on the Internet stays online forever. During my recently concluded online safety training, which…
FUTA students undergo internship in Spain
Ten students of the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) are currently at the University Jaen, Spain for an intensive internship programme as the institution firms up its internationalisation drive.