Land of the feuding elephants
With the world-wide coronavirus pandemic, no one could predict when the University of Lagos would be opportune to hold its convocation again. The 2019 Convocation was supposed to hold between March 9 and 13 until the Pro-Chancellor
UNILAG’s non-teaching staff pass vote of confidence in Babalakin
The crisis in the University of Lagos (UNILAG) has taken another dimension as a group of non-teaching members of staff of the university has urged truce between the Pro-Chancellor, Wale Babalakin and the Vice Chancellor (VC), Oladejo Azeez....
UNILAG ASUU wants Babalakin out as pro-chancellor
The University of Lagos (UNILAG) chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Wednesday passed a vote of no confidence on the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of the Governing Council, Dr Wale Babalakin. Speaking at a congress, Unilag's ASUU chairman Dr Dele Ashiru said, "Dr Wale Babalakin is now a persona non grata on…
Babalakin urges Nigerians to be more educated
Pro-chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Dr. Wale Babalakin (SAN), has described education as continuous, while pointing out the need for Nigerians to be “more equipped and more educated”.
Ranking Nigerian universities in global context
The ranking of higher institutions of learning has since become a global practice. Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities and Times Higher Education World University Ranking have globally ranked universities periodically.
‘Ignorance responsible for infrastructure deficit’
The Chairman of the Resort Group, Dr. Wale Babalakin (SAN), has said ignorance is responsible for infrastructure deficit in Nigeria.
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.