When Olakunle Olomide secured admission to study medicine at Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU), the joy of his parents knew no bounds, but when they were handed the bill of N650, 000 as tuition and other sundry expenses, their heart skipped a beat.
Following the ongoing indefinite strike declared by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), the management of Osun State University (UNIOSUN), yesterday, announced that undergraduates who intend to transfer their studentship to the institution could apply.
The appointment of vice chancellors in Nigerian universities is always full of intrigues. In many cases, the selection process is marred by conflicts of interests and petitions, which often results in legal actions.
The Pro-Chancellor and Chairman, Governing Council of Osun State University (UNIOSUN), Yusuf Ali, has decried the exclusion of state universities from negotiations between the striking members of Academic Staff Union...
21 Oct 2021
Well, it is like every other journey. You have the good, the bad and the ugly. But all said and done, I want to believe that we are leaving behind a better university than we met.
19 Aug 2021
The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), Osun State chapter, has demanded an amendment to the 2006 UNIOSUN Establishment Law, which stipulates that anyone to be appointed as Vice Chancellor (VC) must have...
23 Mar 2021
Governor Adegboyega Oyetola has reappointed Dr. Folorunso Alakija as Chancellor of the University of Osun (UNIOSUN) for another term of five years tenure.
11 Mar 2021
Osun State University Vice-Chancellor Professor Labode Popoola Thursday urged women to aim high and be available for opportunities by advancing in learning and becoming effective in their careers. Popoola, represented by his deputy Professor Janet Olaitan, said this during the maiden edition of the International Women’s Day celebration in the College of Humanities, Ikire campus…
26 Nov 2020
Juba Babatunde Phillips, a 100-level Theatre Art student of Osun State University (UNIOSUN), Ikire campus, has died. The young man was found dead in his hostel by a friend on Tuesday
18 Nov 2020
Workers of Osun State University have taken the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to a Federal High Court sitting in Osogbo, Osun State for its failure to probe Vice Chancellor (VC) of the university, Prof. Labo Popoola....
16 Oct 2020
Fresh crisis is about to hit Osun State University (UNIOSUN) as its management, yesterday, prevented six of its reinstated workers from resuming work.
17 Aug 2020
Following a no-case submission, an Osun State Magistrates’ Court sitting in Osogbo has discharged and acquitted 19 of the 25 workers of Osun State University (UNIOSUN) accused of staging a protest against the university management during the 2018 convocation.