Tag Archives: University of Lagos

University Of Ibadan, LASU Top Best Universities In Nigeria,Times Higher Education Reports

The Times Higher Education (THE), which ranks universities across the world, has released its annual World University Ranking and six Nigerian universities are on the list. According to THE, all the universities are ranked using five indicators (teaching, research, citations, international outlook and industry income) before the results are publishes for global perusing and arguments. In…

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UNILAG Ex-Lecturer Bags 21 Years Jail Time For Raping Admission Seeker

Justice was metted out yesterday to a former ad-hoc lecturer of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akin Baruwa, who received jail time of 21-years for raping an 18-year old female admission seeker, the Guardian reports. Ruling on the case, Justice Josephine Oyefeso of the Lagos High Court, Ikeja described the convict’s actions as heinous and that his incarceration…

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UNILAG Student Accused By Roommates of Being A Mermaid, Allegedly Confesses

There was an Uproar at Fagunwa hall, a female hotel in University of Lagos after one of the resident students allegedly confessed to being a ‘mermaid‘. In a video being circulated online, students could be seen standing and screaming in shock outside the hall as the green-haired girl, identified as Blessing was being whisked away…

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UNILAG Suspends Lecturer Who Unveiled The ”Cold Room” In ‘Sex For Grades’ Documentary

The University of Lagos has suspended Samuel Oladipo, a lecturer in the department of economics, over the sex-for-grades scandal rocking the institution. Oladipo was seen in the second stream of a documentary on sexual assault released by the BBC Africa Eye on Monday, precisely the person who took one of the undercover journalists to the notorious “cold…

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UNILAG Shuts Down Notorious ‘Cold Room’, Where Lecturers ‘Sexually Molest’ Students

The University of Lagos has shut down the ‘Cold Room’, where lecturers allegedly sexually harass students. This was disclosed by Taiwo Oloyede, the Principal Assistant Registrar (Communication Unit) of the university. The ‘Cold Room’ was mentioned by a lecturer of the school, Boniface Igbeneghu, who was caught on video sexually harassing an undercover journalist who…

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Don’t Put Unnecessary Pressure On Me — ‘Sex for Grade’ UNILAG Lecturer Fumes

Boniface Igbeneghu, a lecturer of the University of Lagos, who was caught on camera soliciting sex from an “admission seeker”, has vowed not to bow to the pressure of commenting on the situation. Speaking with PUNCH, the lecturer who was caught on camera sexually harassing an undercover BBC reporter said making any comment would translate…

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Foursquare Church Disassociates Self From Sex-for-Grade UNILAG Lecturer

The Foursquare Gospel Church has asked Dr Boniface Igbeneghu, a senior lecturer at the University of Lagos, Akoka, to step down from all ministerial assignments. In a statement on Monday by the National Secretary of the church, Ikechukwu Ugbaja, the church dissociated itself from Igbeneghu, saying appropriate measures would be taken against him. The associate…

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Peter Black’s Debut Collection Is For “Young People Who Intend To Steal The Show”

Fast-rising menswear brand, Peter Black has just dropped off its debut collection as a student fashion designer, and which also commemorates his birthday. Entitled ‘Groove’, the University of Lagos undergraduate who has grown in his tastes and point of view when it comes to fashion feels astonished being able to express all that in the more…

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UNILAG Issues Warning, Says Its Yet To Offer Anyone Admission

The University of Lagos has advised members of the public to be cautious about matters concerning its admission process, to avoid falling prey to racketeers. It warned that the institution has not offered admission to anyone, and that when it does, only the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board can issue admission letters to successful applicants.…

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UNILAG Denies Boy Who Made straight A’s With A Score Of 332 In JAMB Admission

15 year old David Okorogheye who made straight A’s in his WAEC and had 332 in JAMB has been denied admission into the University of Lagos (UNILAG). David Okoroghene who made 9As in the just released WAEC result has been denied admission into the University of Lagos to study medicine due to his young age. However, it…

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