Monday, 20th March 2023
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15 Mar
Cross River State Police Command has confirmed the death of Prof. Felix Akpan of the Political Science department of the University of Calabar (UNICAL).
12 Mar
The University of Calabar (UNICAL) has announced March 20 as new resumption date for academic activities following the postponement of the Gubernatorial and state House of Assembly elections.
17 Feb
Vice Chancellor, University of Calabar (UNICAL), Prof. Florence Obi, has disclosed that the death of one of her students, Miss Precious Agindi, was not caused by negligence contrary to speculations making the rounds.
30 Jan
Vice Chancellor of University of Calabar (UNICAL), Prof. Florence Obi, has ordered investigation into the death of a 300-level student of the Department of Library Science and Information.
29 Jan
Prof. Florence Obi, the Vice Chancellor of the University of Calabar, has directed the Medical Board of the institution to urgently conduct a thorough investigation into the circumstances leading to the death of a student.
16 Dec
For over a year, the conflict between over 200 demoted students of Faculty of Engineering of the University of Calabar (UNICAL) and the university is yet to be resolved, despite an agreement for an out-of-court settlement.
30 Nov
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Calabar branch, have staged a peaceful protest to demand the payment of their eight months’ salary arrears from the Federal Government.
31 Oct
Most universities around the world grapple with issues of academic corruption, hence the recent directive by the National Universities Commission (NUC) for vice chancellors to compile a comprehensive list of full professors in their respective institutions over reports of fake professors becomes an eye-opener.
19 Oct
The University of Calabar says it is not recruiting, disowning a social media advertisement on recruitment.
13 Oct
Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has accused the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, of advising the Federal Government to proscribe the union.
3 Jun 2022
Over 200 demoted engineering students of the University of Calabar (UNICAL) have dragged the university and five others to court, claiming over N500 million as general damages
22 Feb 2022
University of Calabar (UNICAL) Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Florence Obi, has described the right granted the school to host the 26th zonal preliminaries of the Nigeria University Games Association


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