Kayode Soremekun’s deafening salvo of shots
This is a trying time for the national leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). I may be wrong. But recent events in Lagos State University (LASU), the Federal University....
NANS, VC parley on restoring peace to FUOYE
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) led by Bamidele Akpan and vice chancellor, Federal University Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE), Prof Kayode Soremekun...
In 80’s, 90’s ASUU was very compelling and necessary, we’ve lost that originality — Soremekun
Let me begin by saying that virtually every university in Nigeria, especially in the public universities, there is what you can call this constant faceoff between the unions on one hand and the management on the other hand.
Stay away from cultism, exam malpractices or be expelled, VC tells students
The Vice Chancellor of the Federal University, Oye Ekiti, Prof. Kayode Soremekun, has read the riot act to matriculating students...
FG wades into FUOYE crisis as VC replies to petition
The Federal Ministry of Education has waded into the feud between the local chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the Vice Chancellor of the Federal University, Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE).
Fayose’s allegation against FUOYE’s VC is political, says Group
The League of Civil Society Groups has described the claim by Governor Ayodele Fayose that the Vice Chancellor, Federal University, Oye, Ekiti, Prof. Kayode Soremekun would be a tool to rig the forthcoming Ekiti gubernatorial election as politics with bitterness.
‘We’re trying our best in terms of preparing students for the job market’
I am Professor Kayode Soremekun, a public- spirited intellectual who occupies the critical interface between Journalism on one hand and academia on the other. I turned 65 years precisely on Monday, May 21, 2018.
FUOYE gets government nod to commence postgraduate programme
Barely seven years after it was established, the Federal University, Oye Ekiti (FUOYE) has been accredited to offer post-graduate studies.
FG urged to take advantage of scholars’ insight in resolving crisis
A group of eminent scholars, who converged on the Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State, has blamed the country’s woes on the widening gap between scholars and policy-makers/practitioners, which they said must be re-ordered to turn the country’s fortunes around.
Fayose, VC, tango over violence in Ekiti federal varsity
Soremekun said Fayose took his resolve to destabilize the university to bear a couple of days ago when he ordered his Secretary, Modupe Alade, to bail some union leaders arrested for beating up some lecturers from the police custody.
NUC okays 15 new academic programmes for FUOYE
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has approved the commencement of 18 new academic programmes for Federal University, Oye- Ekiti (FUOYE).