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The Vice Chancellor speaks on University of Ibadan at 70: Greatness won with honest toil

The University College Ibadan (UCI) opened on 18 January 1948 with a total of 104 students distributed into three Faculties, namely Arts, Science and Medicine. The temporary take-off site was an old site previously used by the 56th Military General Hospital at Eleyele, about eight kilometres away...

UI HONOUR ITS OWN!!

As it advances in age, one of the major things that the University continues to pride in is its alumni who continue to make their marks in various fields of endeavour, and contribute toward enhancing governance and boosting economics all around the world. In recognition of some of these...

AT 85, PROF. AKINKUGBE WINDS DOWN, DONATES BOOKS TO UI

One of the oldest alumni of the University of Ibadan and a world renowned medical doctor, Emeritus Prof. Oladipo Olujimi Akinkugbe has announced his decision to hang his stethoscope, distribute his patients to various doctors and donate some of his valuable medical books to his alma mater on the...

UI LEGAL ICON GETS CONFERRED WITH THE RANK OF SENIOR ADVOCATE OF NIGERIA (SAN)

An erudite scholar and legal icon of the University of Ibadan was among the 30 eminent Lawyers that were conferred with the prestigious title of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) at the special session of the Supreme Court of Nigeria in Abuja last month. Speaking at the reception held by Prof....

UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN HAS BEEN, AND REMAINS NO. 1 IN NIGERIA - GENERAL ABDULSALAM ABUBAKAR

The University of Ibadan has been described as the number one University in Nigeria. This view was expressed by a Former President of Nigeria, Gen. Abdulsalam Abubakar, GCFR, CSG, during a courtesy call on the Vice Chancellor, Prof. A.I. Olayinka, FAS. The courtesy visit was made prior to the...

UI COMMISSIONS THE ULTRA MODERN ALIKO DANGOTE OFFICE COMPLEX AT THE UI SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

UI COMMISSIONS THE ULTRA MODERN ALIKO DANGOTE OFFICE COMPLEX AT THE UI SCHOOL OF BUSINESS The Ultra modern Aliko Dangote office complex of the University of Ibadan (UISB) donated by Aliko Dangote Foundation was commissioned with great fanfare on Wednesday, 25 July, 2018 at the Ajibode site of the...