Monday, 18th October 2021
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3 Oct
The Federal University of Technology, Akure, FUTA, hosted the second Olympics Value Education Programme (OVEP) organised by the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) under the auspices of Olympic Solidarity.
7 Jul
Higher Institutions Football League (HiFL) round of 16 will kick off today with LAUTECH Hunters tackling FUTMINNA Transformers in Ogbomoso. Across four centres, teams spread across eight universities
8 Jun
A lecturer with the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), Ondo State, Josiah Babatola, has urged the federal and state governments to enforce existing environmental and water protection laws to defend the country from further environmental infractions.
23 Apr
UNIMAID Desert Warriors are close to qualifying for the round of 16 of the on-going Higher Institutions Football League (HiFL) after three matches with their seven points given them the edge over their opponents.
15 Mar
To promote sustainable development and utilisation of bamboo resources for plywood production in Nigeria, the Raw Material Research and Development Council (RMRDC) has collaborated with experts at the University of Ibadan...
19 Jan
Management of the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA) has decried the killing of its Deputy Registrar and Head of Guidance and Counseling Unit, Student Affairs Division, Dr. Amos Arijesuyo.
11 Jan
The Federal University of Technology, Akure ( FUTA), says academic activities will resume on Jan. 18 for its students after 10 months of staying at home due to the industrial action embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). This is contained in a statement signed by Mr Adegbenro Adebayo, the Deputy Director,…
31 Dec 2020
A leading researcher at the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA), Dr. Folashade Olajuyigbe, has won the 2020 International Research Grant from the International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Collaborative Research Programme (ICGEB-CRP) Italy.
17 Nov 2020
The case between Higher National Diploma (HND) graduates of Architecture in Nigeria and President of Architects Registration Council of Nigeria, Architects Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON), Incorporated Trustees of Nigerian Institute of Architects, National Board of Technical Education and others at the Federal High Court, Ibadan has been fixed for hearing January 18, 2021. At the last sitting,…
6 Aug 2020
The Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) has slammed an indefinite suspension on a final-year student of the institution who hacked into the website of an online news publication, the Premium Times.
4 Jun 2020
A team of researchers at the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA) has developed a positive pressure ventilator.
12 Mar 2020
The vice chancellor, Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), Prof Joseph Fuwape has urged newly matriculated students to make use of every possible opportunity...


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Gunmen from a suspected criminal gang attacked a village market in northwest Nigeria's Sokoto state, killing 43 people, the state government said Monday. Heavily armed gangs known locally as bandits have terrorised northwest and central Nigeria for years, raiding and looting villages, but attacks have become even more violent in recent months. "Forty-three people have…
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The Japanese government has earmarked 260,000 dollars in its bid towards combating piracy and kidnapping in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG).
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Belgian officials announced Monday they had broken up a cocaine smuggling gang, arresting 27 people in a series of raids during which they seized drugs, guns and luxury goods -- including horses.
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FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Monday his controversial plans to hold a World Cup every two years will help spread the fund's football generates away from a handful of super clubs.
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A 66-year-old man has pleaded guilty to a charge in relation to the death of Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala in a light aircraft crash in 2019, a British court heard on Monday.