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New Video: Nikki Laoye – 123

New Video: Nikki Laoye – 123

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

Easy as 123!
Dance along with Nikki Laoye… as she premieres her spanking new music video.
Fresh on the heels of her 2013 Headies award win for Best Female Vocal Performance, the gospel singer’s new track is fun and

Must Watch! UNILAG Female Students speak on Pricey Hairstyles & Style

Must Watch! UNILAG Female Students speak on Pricey Hairstyles & Style

Sunday, April 13th, 2014

Sahara Reporters TV recently visited the University of Lagos… (UNILAG) to interview female students on their hairstyles and their head-to-toe looks.
A few revealed that they do spend more money on their hair than books and feeding.
Watch the funny

Police Officers Stationed at UNILAG Gate & Campus to Prevent Students Protest over ASUU Strike – See Photos!

Police Officers Stationed at UNILAG Gate & Campus to Prevent Students Protest over ASUU Strike – See Photos!

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

Protesting is the one thing students of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) won’t plan to do.
The Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) are still debating on the demands by university lecturers.
Yesterday, Sahara Reporters… posted

2Face Idibia, Seyi Shay, Sound Sultan, Dammy Krane, Sasha P & More Woo Fans at the Amstel Malta Sponsored Campus Connect Tour Finale in Unilag | Photos

2Face Idibia, Seyi Shay, Sound Sultan, Dammy Krane, Sasha P & More Woo Fans at the Amstel Malta Sponsored Campus Connect Tour Finale in Unilag | Photos

Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

The Indoor sports hall of the University of Lagos was a beehive of heightened performances by Nigeria’s hip hop super stars as well as the huge turnout of students for the final lap of the “2face and friends” Campus Connect …

International Motivational Speaker Willie Jolley Empowers Nigerian Students as First Bank Inaugurates the “Youth Excel Series” at the University of Lagos & University of Ibadan

International Motivational Speaker Willie Jolley Empowers Nigerian Students as First Bank Inaugurates the “Youth Excel Series” at the University of Lagos & University of Ibadan

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

As part of its youth engagement initiatives, First Bank of Nigeria Ltd inaugurated the FirstBank Youth Excel Series for students recently.
At the press briefing which preceded the events, Folake Ani-Mumuney…, Head Marketing & Corporate Communication FirstBank said that

Goodluck Jonathan Reverses Decision to Rename UNILAG

Goodluck Jonathan Reverses Decision to Rename UNILAG

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

After several months of deliberation and resistance from stakeholders, President Goodluck Jonathan has reversed his decision to rename the University of Lagos….
Last year, during the Democracy Day broadcast on May 29th, President Jonathan had announced that the name

Husband & Wife bag PhD from UNILAG on the Same Day

Husband & Wife bag PhD from UNILAG on the Same Day

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

A married couple, Olusegun Samuel and his wife, Temitope Samuel stole the show at the 50th Convocation Ceremony of the University of Lagos… where they made history by becoming the first couple to bag doctorate degrees on the same day

Shocking… Two UNILAG Students Commit Suicide in One Month

Shocking… Two UNILAG Students Commit Suicide in One Month

Saturday, February 2nd, 2013

The family and friends of a student of University of Lagos… simply identified as Seun, who took his own life on Tuesday 19th January 2013 are still in shock over his death. Suicide among Nigerian youths is not a common

University of Lagos Ranks 9th Position Among the “Top 10 Universities in Africa” by Africa.com

University of Lagos Ranks 9th Position Among the “Top 10 Universities in Africa” by Africa.com

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

A recent ranking of African Universities by Africa.com has placed the University of Lagos in the 9th position. Cairo University, Egypt ranks first on the list followed by yet another University in Egypt, American University in Cairo….
According

Prophet T.B Joshua sponsors Nigerian Student, Yinka Oduwole with N26 Million for a PhD at Oxford University

Prophet T.B Joshua sponsors Nigerian Student, Yinka Oduwole with N26 Million for a PhD at Oxford University

Monday, November 19th, 2012

It seems that the activities of Nigerian Pastors have for the past few weeks been trending topics on social media. Today, news about the  the founder of  The Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN), T.B. Joshua…‘s donation of

UNILAG Governing Council Appoints New Vice Chancellor, Professor Rahamon Bello | To Resume Appointment Today – Monday 12th November 2012

UNILAG Governing Council Appoints New Vice Chancellor, Professor Rahamon Bello | To Resume Appointment Today – Monday 12th November 2012

Monday, November 12th, 2012

The governing council of University of Lagos (UNILAG) has announced the appointment of Professor Rahamon Adisa Bello…, a Professor of Chemical Engineering as the 11th Vice-Chancellor of the university. This is coming six months after the death of the

21 Year Old UNILAG Student “Jumps from Third Floor of 1004″ to Escape Rape by Facebook Friend

21 Year Old UNILAG Student “Jumps from Third Floor of 1004″ to Escape Rape by Facebook Friend

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) is reporting that a 21 Year Old University of Lagos student was “allegedly pushed down from the third floor of the multi-storey building in Lagos, following a disagreement with a man she met …

University of Lagos Ranks 16th Position in Top 100 Universities and Colleges in Africa by the 4icu.org University Web Ranking

University of Lagos Ranks 16th Position in Top 100 Universities and Colleges in Africa by the 4icu.org University Web Ranking

Monday, July 23rd, 2012

The University of Lagos has taken the 16th position in the recent ranking of Top 100 Universities and Colleges in Africa by the 4icu.org University Web Ranking…. It followed closely behind University of Nairobi and University of Ghana which

UNILAG Students Rejoice as Court Restrains FG from Renaming Institution

UNILAG Students Rejoice as Court Restrains FG from Renaming Institution

Monday, June 25th, 2012

It is rejoicing time for students, staff and stakeholders of University of Lagos who were against President Goodluck Jonathan’s announcement of the institutions name change to Moshood Abiola University….
Earlier today, a Federal High Court in Lagos granted an

Trip to Brazil, Boko Haram, UNILAG, Fuel Subsidy Probe & More: Goodluck Jonathan Defends Himself at Presidential Media Chat

Trip to Brazil, Boko Haram, UNILAG, Fuel Subsidy Probe & More: Goodluck Jonathan Defends Himself at Presidential Media Chat

Monday, June 25th, 2012

On Sunday 24th June 2012, President Goodluck Jonathan met with select representatives of top Nigerian media organizations where he discussed various issues facing Nigeria ranging from Boko Haram to the renaming of University of Lagos to Moshood Abiola University.…
He

UNILAG Students & Staff Remain Steadfast in their Stand against the Institution’s Name Change – ‘UNILAG FOREVER’

UNILAG Students & Staff Remain Steadfast in their Stand against the Institution’s Name Change – ‘UNILAG FOREVER’

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

Academic activities at University of Lagos resumed on Monday after a three-week closure following a series of protests over President Goodluck Jonathan…’s announcement of the institution’s name change.
However, the members of staff and students have not relented in

Do You Think the Senate will Approve the Bill to Rename UNILAG & 2 Other Universities?

Do You Think the Senate will Approve the Bill to Rename UNILAG & 2 Other Universities?

Thursday, June 7th, 2012

With the recent turn of events, it seems like the final say on the renaming of University of Lagos now lies with the Senate and the House of Representatives.
President Goodluck Jonathan…, yesterday, sent a bill to the Senate

What Are Our Priorities As Nigerian Students?

What Are Our Priorities As Nigerian Students?

Wednesday, June 6th, 2012

In all my years as an undergraduate or alumna, I have never heard of a Nigerian student charging an incumbent or former President to court. It’s not for lack of reasons, no, several reasons abound why most of our past…

Straight from the Headlines! What Everyone was Talking About This Week

Straight from the Headlines! What Everyone was Talking About This Week

Friday, June 1st, 2012

Happy New Month Everyone! It’s been quite an eventful week with Nigeria once again marking its return to Democracy on May 29th 2012. The historic day was marked on a low key, without any elaborate ceremony. However, President Goodluck Jonathan…

FG Insists that University of Lagos would be Moshood Abiola University – What Next for UNILAG Students?

FG Insists that University of Lagos would be Moshood Abiola University – What Next for UNILAG Students?

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

With the Federal Government’s announcement yesterday that there would be no going back on the decision to rename University of Lagos as Moshood Abiola University, what’s next for the students and stakeholders of the institution?…
The Federal Government through the

Occupy UNILAG Day 2: Protesting Students Block Third Mainland Bridge

Occupy UNILAG Day 2: Protesting Students Block Third Mainland Bridge

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

Students of University of Lagos have made good their resolve to protest the renaming of their institution to Moshood Abiola University…. The students this morning blocked the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos. They marched from their main campus at

ASUU, SNG, Aturu, Sargay & Others Differ over President Goodluck Jonathan’s Renaming of UNILAG

ASUU, SNG, Aturu, Sargay & Others Differ over President Goodluck Jonathan’s Renaming of UNILAG

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

Various individuals and groups have continued to react to the announcement made by President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday over the renaming of University of Lagos…. President Jonathan announced during the Democracy Day broadcast that the name of the institution would

UNILAG Students Pour Out on to the Streets in Protest of School’s Renaming

UNILAG Students Pour Out on to the Streets in Protest of School’s Renaming

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

Students of the University of Lagos have taken to the streets to protest the renaming of the school by President Goodluck Jonathan.
President Jonathan announced this morning that the institution would be renamed as Moshood Abiola University… in honour

President Goodluck Jonathan Renames University of Lagos as Moshood Abiola University

President Goodluck Jonathan Renames University of Lagos as Moshood Abiola University

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

The Democracy Day broadcast by President Goodluck Jonathan this morning has unveiled new changes in the country, part of which is the renaming of the University of Lagos… after late Chief M.K.O Abiola.
President Jonathan announced that the name University

Professor Tokunbo Sofoluwe, Vice Chancellor of UNILAG dies after Cardiac Arrest

Professor Tokunbo Sofoluwe, Vice Chancellor of UNILAG dies after Cardiac Arrest

Saturday, May 12th, 2012

Sad news reaching us is that the Vice Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Professor Babatunde Adetokunbo Sofoluwe… has passed on.
He died after a heart attack which occurred during a University meeting. According to reports, Professor Sofoluwe slumped