Two abducted OOU students regain freedom
The Ogun State Police Command has confirmed the release of the two students of Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU), Ayetoro campus, who were kidnapped on Sunday night.
Gunmen kidnap two female students of OOU, demand N50m ransom
Two female students of Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ayetoro campus in Yewa-North Local Government Area of Ogun State were, on Sunday night, reportedly kidnapped.
Alumnus urges wealthy Nigerians to fund education
An alumnus of Olabisi Onabanjo University, (OOU) Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State has appealed to wealthy Nigerians to support the Federal and State governments in their efforts to improve education standard. Dr Segun Oyebolu who spoke with reporters after a meeting with the management of OOU to rub minds on how to improve infrastructure in the school…
Ogun commissions Nigeria’s largest ICT library
Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, last Friday, commissioned the largest Information and Communications Technology (ICT) centre at the state-owned Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU), Ago Iwoye.
Ranking our universities high
Many challenges are facing Nigerian universities. They range from brain drain, poor funding, examination malpractice, unstable academic calendar, and the low global ranking, among others. Over the years, the issue of ranking has become important to many universities in the country and beyond. Reviewing the important discourse in the life of our educational aspiration is…
When varsities bar brilliant minds
What has age got to do with a university education? The answers from education experts, parents and the government provide an interesting moment for Nigeria to reflect and perhaps review the country’s university’s admission policy in view of its bulging youth population, writes Head, Education Desk, Iyabo Lawal. Almost every year, Nigeria’s universities are a…
‘Why private varsities churn out many first class products’
There are a lot of things that affect managing higher education in Nigeria. One of such is finance. Most of the universities are not well funded by government...
Nigerians canvass support for Adetona endowment fund in OOU
Worried by the dwindling education standard and its consequences on the quality of human resources, Nigerians have commended Oba Sikiru Adetona Professorial Chair in Governance...
Leave VC alone on alleged N100 million, SSANU, others tell aggrieved OOU alumni
The Joint Action Committee (JAC) of three unions in Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU), Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State, yesterday advised a section of the institution’s alumni association to leave the Vice Chancellor...