Why academics must return to academia, by Babalakin
• Woman, 77, bags UNILAG degree Pro-Chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Dr. Wale Babalakin (SAN), insists that academics must return to the school system and that universities must be driven by merit. During the 50th convocation of UNILAG yesterday, he assured that no effort must be spared in improving education, noting that it’s…
FG, ASUU resume negotiation on 2009 agreement
The Federal Government yesterday reopened negotiation with the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on the 2009 agreement.
Best brains needed to drive national development, says Babalakin
The Pro-Chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Dr. Wale Babalakin (SAN), has said policies must be made to attract the best brains to teach in the nation’s ivory towers.
Babalakin extols arbitration, ADR publication
Pro-Chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Dr. Wale Babalakin (SAN), has described as timely, book published by two accomplished chartered arbitrators on arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) practice.
NAAT opposes removal of Babalakin as chair of renegotiation committee
The National Association of Academic Technology (NAAT), has opposed the removal of Dr. Wale Babalakin, as the Chair of the renegotiation...
2019 budget’ll rarely bring Nigerians out of poverty
The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, spoke with select media organisations in Lagos at the weekend, basically on the 2019 budget, the challenges the budget is likely...
No retreat on strike, government is insincere, says ASUU
• Denies plot to abort election • Insists on removal of Babalakin President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, has announced that the union would not suspend the ongoing strike due to alleged insincerity on the part of the government to address the contentious issues. At a press briefing held…
Babalakin canvasses N2tn yearly grant for education sector
The Pro-Chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Dr. Wale Babalakin (SAN), has canvassed N2 trillion annual funding for the education sector, saying it will help to produce globally competitive graduates.
Engineering profession and challenges of infrastructural deficit
Nigeria's slow economic development is often attributed to its infrastructural deficit.