‘Nigerian varsities can compete with foreign institutions if well funded’
Vice-Chancellor of the University of Benin (UNIBEN), Prof. Lilian Salami, yesterday, declared that inadequate budgetary allocation for the education sector and poor funding of public universities
Anambra threatens to shut down hotel after discovering murdered UNIBEN student
The Anambra State government has threatened to shut down a hotel where a student of the University of Benin (UNIBEN) met her untimely death in suspicious circumstances on August 27, 2020.
UNIBEN post-direct entry screening begins December 14
The University of Benin (UNIBEN), on Wednesday, said its post-direct entry (Post-UDE) admission screening exercise for the 2020/2021 academic session would hold between December 14 and December 16. The UNIBEN Public Relations Officer, Dr Benedicta Ehanire, who disclosed this in a statement issued in Benin, said that the exercise would hold in designated centres within…
Family of slain UNIBEN student seeks justice seven years after
Seven years after the alleged extra-judicial killing of Ibrahim Momodu by the police in Benin City, Edo State, family of the victim has raised concerns over the whereabouts of the principal suspect in the matter.
One killed in Edo cult clash as PDP condemns hijack of protests
Violence broke out yesterday between members of Eiye and Aye confraternities leading to the death of a member of one of the rival groups during a fracas in Benin City.
‘UNIBEN to benefit from road expansion, Ossiomo power projects’
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has assured management of the University of Benin (UNIBEN) that his administration will ensure the university community benefits from the expansion of Ekehuan Road and the Ossiomo Independent Power Plant projects.
Mother of UNIBEN student strangled to death in hotel cries for justice
An undergraduate of the University of Benin (UNIBEN), Miss Chinenye Promise Nwoye, has died after allegedly being strangled by a suspected ritualist in a hotel room at Abagana...
Rape cases and the way forward
Sir: Some days ago, concerned Nigerians with rightful thinking were in deep sorrow mourning a case of rape in a church, which was reported...
‘Slain UNIBEN Student, Omozuwa, was a virgin’
The Edo State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Prof. Yinka Omorogbe, yesterday, disclosed that slain University of Benin (UNIBEN) undergraduate