A Professor of Law and Deputy Vice Chancellor, Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU), Ago-Iwoye, Charles Adekoya, has advocated establishment of branches of the Supreme Court in the six geopolitical zones of the country to ease the workload of the apex court ...
Celebrating Olabisi Onabanjo University at 40: The Guardian’s Special Focus on alumni with impactful contribution to national development
7 Jul 2022
Since its establishment in July, 1982, the Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU), formerly known as Ogun State University, Ago-Iwoye, has carved a niche for itself as one of the foremost institutions in Nigeria. OOU has lived up to the purpose for which it was established to “be a world-class University comparable to any other, engaged in imparting contemporary knowledge, using high-quality facilities and multi-disciplinary approaches, to men and women of all races, as well as generating new ideas and intellectual practices relevant to the needs of its immediate community, Nigeria and the world at large”.
3 Feb 2022
Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State has announced plans to launch an education trust fund that would help in providing sustainable funds for infrastructural development in schools.
18 Mar 2021
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.
16 Mar 2021
Two female students of Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ayetoro campus in Yewa-North Local Government Area of Ogun State were, on Sunday night, reportedly kidnapped.
1 Oct 2020
Despite great educational potentials in the last 60 years, the journey of educational policies and implementation has been tumultuous and warped, writes
3 Sep 2020
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…
2 Feb 2020
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.
30 Aug 2019
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…
23 May 2019
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…
7 Mar 2019
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...