Osinbajo, Soyinka urge action against fake news
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday decried peddling of fake news, warning that the act posed great danger for the society, aside causing physical harm. He expressed regret that a lot of misinformation from the social media also find their ways into the traditional media, stressing the need to carry out investigations, cross check facts and…
LASU VC congratulates Abolarinwa, first Nigerian female Urologist
Prof. Olanrewaju Fagbohun, Vice -Chancellor, Lagos State University (LASU) has congratulated Dr Abimbola Abolarinwa of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), who emerged the first female Urologist in Nigeria. An official bulletin of LASU made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday noted that Abolarinwa bagged the award at the prestigious…
The 2018 diary: February
Buhari nominates Adamu as CBN deputy director. President Muhammadu Buhari nominated Edward Adamu as a Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
Soyinka, Anwukah task teachers, pupils on language use
Nobel Laureate and seasoned playwright, Prof. Wole Soyinka, and the Minister of State for Education, Prof Anthony Anwukah have tasked teachers to guide their pupils on the proper use of language.
Strikes, protests demonstrations against ourselves
Against colonial rule, under the jackboots of apartheid enforcers of the National Party of Afrikaners and confronting the inhumane politics of Sani Abacha, strikes, protests and demonstrations are in order.
FUNAAB to honour Soyinka, Falola at 26th convocation as 113 bag first class
The Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Ogun State, will today bestow honorary doctorate degree on Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka...
Mo Abudu awarded honorary doctorate by University of Westminster
The University of Westminster awarded Mo Abudu, founder and chief executive of EbonyLife Media, an honorary degree of Doctor of Arts, in recognition of her services to broadcasting and enterprise in Nigeria. The presentation was made during the university’s graduation ceremony at the Royal Festival Hall in London. The broadcaster and filmmaker attended Westminster in…
Wole Soyinka inducted as Fellow Of Nigeria Psychology Association
Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, has been inducted as a Fellow of the Nigeria Psychology Association (NPA) in recognition of his contribution to this field of study and enhancement of human development. He was honoured and celebrated by academics from the Department of Psychology in particular and the University of Lagos in general. An equally…