University of Abuja
President hinges nation’s growth on stable academic calendar
President Muhammadu Buhari has stressed the need for universities to maintain a stable academic calendar for the attainment of national development...
26 bags first class as UNIABUJA graduates 10,331
The Management of the University of Abuja (UNIABUJA) will today graduate a total of 10,331 students at its 24th Convocation Ceremony.
UNIABUJA to make study of foreign languages compulsory for undergraduates
The vice chancellor, University of Abuja, Prof. Abdul-Rasheed Na’Allah, has announced plans by the institution to make the study of foreign languages mandatory for its teeming undergraduates.
Igelige to be honoured as entertainment lawyer of the year 2019
Preparation is at the complete stage, as the second edition of the Intellectual Property Law Award with the ‘Strengthening Intellectual Property Rights to Protect Innovators and Creators in Nigeria’ is scheduled to hold next month at the University of Abuja, FCT Abuja.
Hospital, Abdul-Azeez family trade words over death of 25-year-old girl
Controversy trailing the death of Ms. Kafayat Abdul-Azeez, a 25-year-old graduate of Biology from the University of Abuja, took a different dimension yesterday in Abuja when some family members, friends and colleagues protested at the Asokoro Hospital gate accusing the management for negligence. Since the death of the young advocate and entrepreneur, the hospital management…
Experts seek adequate funding of bone marrow transplant for sickle cell patients
The Vice Chancellor of the University of Abuja, Prof. Michael Adikwu, has stressed the need for more research into the epidemiology of the Sickle Cell disease in order tackle it. He also posited that if the government funds the final treatment of the disease through bone marrow transplant properly, that might bring an end of…
University of Abuja certificate chaos
I accompanied a friend to the University of Abuja to collect his certificate as the university advertised in several newspapers inviting graduands from 1995-2008 to come and collect their certificates. The invitation was to all graduands, both graduate and post graduate degrees.
U.S. Consulate, Goethe Institute, others train Nigerians on digital library service
The workshop, which was held in Lagos, was organised to make them globally relevant, and equip them up with necessary digital skills to provide public library services that use digital technology for the benefit of local communities.
SSANU asks goverment to protect whistleblowers in varsities
The Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) has stated the need for the Federal Government to protect whistleblowers in Nigerian universities.
Don urges northern governors to prioritise Almajiri schools project
Immediate past Dean of Faculty of Arts, University of Abuja, Prof. Mabel Evwierhoma, has urged the 19 northern governors, to place premium on the “Almajiri schools project,” in view of its capacity to set free, youths of the area from illiteracy, and the zone from underdevelopment.