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18 Mar
My turn of mind should have been clear to all my readers by now. Those who were too blind to the extent that they did not have eyes to see the plight of our lecturers
14 Dec
Worried at the growing rate of gender-based violence, stakeholders, comprising university lecturers, journalists and the civil society, rose from a two-day workshop in Owerri, Imo State
25 Jan 2020
Medical Director of the Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital, Yaba, Dr. Oluwayemi Ogun, has warned students of the Federal School of Occupational Therapy (FSOT), Oshodi, Lagos State
29 Dec 2019
In 2003, the Nigerian chapter of PEN International published Melody of Stones, its first anthology of Nigerian writing
5 Dec 2019
The Polytechnic, Ibadan, Oyo State, has threatened to sanction any staff indulged in sex-for-marks, urging students to report any lecturer who demands sex from them for disciplinary actions.
11 Oct 2019
Sexual exploitation and harassment of students by teachers and administrators are reflections of corrupt education systems. Sexual exploitation and harassment are not peculiar to systems of education in Nigeria.
26 Sep 2019
Despite several attempts by various tertiary institutions in the country to tame the unprincipled activities of some lecturers who take excessive advantage of their female students, sexual harassments in universities still persist.
26 Feb 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met with the rescued lecturers of the University of Maiduguri and Police Officers’ wives at the presidential villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the rescued persons had been under the custody of the Department of State Service in Abuja where they were examined by a team…
5 Dec 2017
The Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) Alumni Association says it would sponsor two lecturers of the institution to study Hotel Management Software (HMS) in Morocco or Canada. Dr Wasiu Babalola, Chief Executive, Africa Continent Hotel and Resort, Turkey and a LASPOTECH Alumni, announced the sponsorship at the institution’s 4th International Conference on Science and Technology on…
22 May 2016
It is impressive that the Senate has taken the bold step to confront a major social with the landmark Bill to tackle sexual harassment of female students by their male lecturers on campuses.


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Former US president Donald Trump rejected calls for tightened gun controls Friday following the Texas school massacre, saying decent Americans should be allowed the firearms they need to defend themselves against "evil." "The existence of evil in our world is not a reason to disarm law-abiding citizens... The existence of evil is one of the very best…
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At least seven Indian soldiers were killed and 19 others injured in a road accident in the remote Ladakh region, close to the country's disputed border with China, police said Friday. The world's two most populous nations redirected tens of thousands of additional troops into the high-altitude Himalayan region after a deadly hand-to-hand battle in…
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Russian forces Saturday announced a latest successful test of their Zircon hypersonic cruise missile as Moscow steps up its Ukraine offensive. The missile was fired from the Admiral Gorshkov frigate stationed in the Barents Sea and "successfully hit" a target stationed 1,000 kilometres (625 miles) away in the White Sea in the Arctic, the defence…
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Iranian police fired tear gas and warning shots to disperse protesters in the southwestern city of Abadan where a tower block collapse killed 28 people, local media reported on Saturday. A large section of the 10-storey Metropol building that was under construction in Abadan, Khuzestan province, crumbled on Monday in one of Iran's deadliest such…
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Twenty-six people were missing Saturday after a ferry ran out of fuel and sank in bad weather off the coast of Indonesia, officials said. The country's search and rescue agency said the vessel was carrying 43 people when it capsized on Thursday in the Makassar Strait, the sea separating the islands of Sulawesi and Borneo.…