Obasanjo tasks political class on Nigeria’s renaissance
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has asked public office holders ‘incapable’ of bettering the lot of the citizens and engendering national cohesion to quit the scene for those knowledgeable in leadership and peaceful co-existence.
At LASU, first class is not cheap, says vice chancellor
Vice chancellor, Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo, Prof. Olanrewaju Fagbohun has stated that having first class in the university is not a child’s play.Addressing reporters at a briefing to announce activities lined up for the 22nd convocation of the institution where about 26,637 students are set to graduate....
How peace in LASU stimulates multi-faceted development
I will start by thanking the Lagos State government for the development projects that have been consistent with our institution. When this administration started, we had a situation where the government came in, tarred the entire road of the university, put in lightings and changed a lot of things.
Elusive peace as ASUU, management square up at LASU
The Academic Staff Union of Universities, Lagos State University Chapter, feels hard done by the institution’s hard stance – failing to yield to its demands. The university’s management feels the right way is its way.
LASU’s teachers union chiefs at The Guardian, berate VC
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Lagos State University (LASU) chapter, yesterday accused the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Olanrewaju Adigun Fagbohun, of working to fulfil the aborted mission of the ousted Vice Chancellor, Prof. John Obafunwa. The union chiefs, who visited Rutam House, headquarters of The Guardian, said from their analysis of Fagbohun’s activities in…
LASU signs MoU to train students on entrepreneurship
The Lagos State University (LASU) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with five leading firms to train student's in entrepreneurial skills.
Stakeholders canvass establishment of research funding agency
Scholars have advocated the establishment of an institutionalised research funding agency in Nigeria. Speaking at a three-day national workshop held at the Lagos State University (LASU) in collaboration with the National Universities Commission (NUC), the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (NIALS), and Open Africa Innovation Research (OpenAIR), the participants expressed concern over the non-availability…
‘African democracy tainted with totalitarianism’
Senior Director, Africa Program, National Endowment for Democracy, Mr. Dave Peterson has said what most of the Africa countries currently practiced or called democratic rule could be best described as a totalitarian form of government.
LASU holds grant-writing, administration workshop
The LAGOS State University will hold a three-day expert-studded national workshop on grant-writing and administration next week, from February 12 to 14, 2018. One noticeable deficit is that existing universities have continued to contend with quality assurance gaps as well as curricula dysfunction ....
Dismissal: Court adjourns ASUU-LASU chairman, deputy case
The National Industrial Court, sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Tuesday, adjourned until April 18 hearing in the case between the Lagos State University (LASU) and two academic staff of the institution. Justice Nelson Ogbuanya said the adjournment was to enable counsel to the claimants file verifying affidavit that did not have MBA stamp and seal.…