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AN EVENING WITH AN ICONIC PHILANTHROPIST AND BENEFACTOR: OTUNBA SUBOMI BALOGUN, CON

It was not the first time a contingent of the University o Ibadan would be visiting the sprawling architectural master-piece abode of Otunba Michael Olasubomi Balogun, the founder of First City Monument Bank, FCMB, and the Olori Omo Oba of Ijebu. But the reason for this particular visit was not...

UI VC PAYS EXPLORATORY VISIT TO JUSTICE YINKA AYOOLA

The Vice Chancellor of the University of Ibadan, Prof. Abel, Idowu Olayinka FAS, paid a courtesy visit to Hon. Justice Emmanuel Olayinka Ayoola (CON), to explore the possibility of intellectual collaborations between the University of Ibadan and the Yinka Ayoola Institute on 20 February, 2019. The...

2019 ELECTIONS – MEDIA SHOULD NOT BE PARTISAN BUT PRACTISE WITHIN THE AMBIT OF THE LAW – OLOYE LEKAN ALABI

A Veteran Journalist and Public Relations guru, Oloye Lekan Alabi has charged the media not to be partisan in reporting the upcoming 2019 elections but to practice within the ambit of the Law. He gave this charge while presenting a lecture entitled: “2019 Elections: Facts, Myths and...

HONOUR AND DISTINCTION

We are delighted to report that our own Professor Isaac Olawale Albert made the final list of West Africa Peacebuilding Fellows. Professor Albert is of the Institute for Peace and Strategic Studies (IPSS), University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria. The body of fellows is made up of 20 West Africans...

UI DVC (RISP) ELECTED AS FELLOW OF THE WORLD ACADEMY OF SCIENCE

The Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research, Innovation and Strategic Partnership [RISP]), University of Ibadan, Professor Olanike K. Adeyemo has been elected as a fellow of the World Academy Science (TWAS). Prof Adeyemo who is also an alumna of the University of Ibadan was considered worthy to be...

UI ALUMNAE APPOINTED AS GMD/CEO OF NAHCO

Mrs Olatokunbo Adenike Fagbemi, an alumnae of the prestigious University of Ibadan has been appointed as the GMD/CEO of the Nigerian Aviation Handling Company Plc (NAHCO Aviance). The appointment of Mrs Fagbemi took effect from 20 December, 2018, following the adoption of a new group structure by...