Obi inaugurates N5 billion infrastructure fund in UNN
Vice-Presidential Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the last general election, Mr. Peter Obi, has inaugurated a five-billion naira development fund to address infrastructure challenges in the University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
Buhari approves new salary, retirement age for teachers
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a special salary scale for Nigerian teachers as well as increased years of service from 35 to 40...
UNN centre appoints Prof Okoro as director
The UNIVERSITY of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN), Centre for Business Development has appointed professor of Mass Communication and immediate past Dean, Faculty of Arts, Nnanyelugo Okoro, as director. Born on December 10, 1960, in Edem-Ani, Nsukka Local Government Area of Enugu State, Prof. Okoro graduated with B.A. (Hons.), Mass Communication (Second Class Honours, Upper Division),…
In pursuit of university excellence amid ethnic sentiments
Nigerian universities have become embroiled in politics and ethnic bigotry as they are plagued by calls for “indigene” vice-chancellors in disregard and violation of the institutions’ time-honored values and rules. Lately, the country’s premier university, the University of Ibadan, has been caught in the web of a demand for an “indigene” vice-chancellor. Head, Education Desk,…
My deanship has been two years of serious business, Okoro tells UNN Faculty of Arts
It was a joyous moment at the Faculty of Arts, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, UNN as the Dean of the Faculty, Prof. Nnanyelugo Okoro, wound-up his stewardship in a farewell event which observed all the safety protocols of COVID-19 in the faculty's Lecture Theatre. Prof. Okoro, who thanked the faculty's staff and management for their…
UNN Law Class '86 reconstitutes exco team
UNN Law Class 1986 has reconstituted a new exco team, following the demise of its late president, James Edechime in January 2020.
‘Campus radio must be socially-responsible’
As more campus radio stations continue to spring up in the country, a professor of journalism and mass communication, Ralph Akinfeleye, has insisted that campus radio must not be a PR tool
UNN arts faculty to honour Ned Nwoko with icon of philanthropy award
Considering his contributions to national development, the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, UNN, Faculty of Arts will honour Ned Nwoko with Icon of Philanthropy Award, at its first Faculty of Arts Alumni Lecture. The former lawmaker, who represented Aniocha North-South and Oshimili North-South between 1999 and 2003 in the Federal House of Representatives, was singled out…
Police investigate corps member’s suicide in Enugu, rescue UNN student from hanging self
The Enugu State police command says it has commenced investigations into the alleged suicide of a serving National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member in the state
UNN to conduct SUG election this year via electronic voting
The University of Nigeria Electoral Commission (UNECO), Nsukka campus has finally fixed a date for the Students Union Government (SUG), election in the New Year.