SERAP sues JAMB, UNILAG, over cut-off marks

Professor Ojerinde, JAMB Registrar Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has dragged the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and the University of Lagos (UNILAG) to court over “outrageous cut-off marks decisions”.

UNILag UTME Applicants Storm Court, Tackle JAMB

Scores of placard-carrying applicants on Friday morning stormed a Federal High Court in Lagos in continuation of their protest against the alleged plan by the Registrar of the Joint Admission Matriculation Board, Prof. Dibu Ojerinde, to stop then from sitting the entrance examination into the University of Lagos for this

Students Protest JAMB’s Cut Off Marks at UNILAG

A peaceful protest on Wednesday marred the commencement of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) registration for the 2015/2016 session screening of candidates for the JAMB’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination. However, the Registrar of UNILAG, Taiwo Ipaye, said that only 9,000 out of the 32,000 candidates that applied for admission into

Parents Protest At Unilag Over Cut-Off Mark

Emmanuel Akintubosun Aggrieved parents of candidates seeking admission into the University of Lagos (Unilag), western Nigeria, on Wednesday staged a peaceful protest against the institution for refusing to adhere to the cut-off mark set by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board(JAMB).

UNILAG lecturer tears woman’s cloth at petrol station

Yusuf Muhammed A lecturer with the University of Lagos, Mr Arthur Avwokeni Joseph, was recently detained at Alade Police Station, Somolu, Lagos State, western Nigeria, after he allegedly fought a lady at petrol station and tore her clothes.

The Winasbet Sponsored Nigerian Student Fashion & Design Week Is Here Again!!!


Nigerian Student Fashion And Design Week is back for the third time with Winasbet, the leading sports and betting company returning as the headline sponsor. The event will hold at the Indoor Sports Hall, University of Lagos on the 17th and 18th of July 2015 with Pre-Gala shows starting by 5:30pm

Etisalat & GTB Partner in New Retail Banking Service Tagged “GTEasySavers”


Etisalat Nigeria and Guaranty Trust Bank Plc., have partnered to introduce GTEasySavers, a Tier 1 savings account that is easy to open and easy to operate via any Etisalat mobile phone. “This is a new chapter in the continuing growth of the banking industry as it enables account opening via

Lagos Funds Research With N142.2m


Kazeem Ugbodaga The Lagos State Government has disbursed N142.2 million to some universities in the country to fund research in various fields.

Nigerian Schools Rank Low Among Africa’s Top 50 Universities

Persistent crises in Nigeria’s institutions of higher learning may have affected the country’s position in the recent rankings of Africa’s top universities. An online rating of Africa’s top 50 universities on 2015 University Web Rankings Africa, shows the highest ranking Nigerian university to be University of Lagos in 20th place.

Top 10 Oldest Universities In Nigeria


These are the top 10 long-standing Universities in Nigeria, listed according to descending order: 1.) University of Ibadan (UI) – 1948 – Located in Oyo State

UNILAG Students Protest In Front Of School Gate


Students of the University of Lagos, UNILAG blocked the main entrance of the University gate to protest their lack of electricity and water supply for days. The students were visibly angry that the school had not been able to provide basic amenities like water and electricity which has made it

So Much for Less! Get up to 70% Discount at The BonMarche Fairstival UNILAG | 11th-16th May, 2015


Imagine getting up to 70% on all the items on your Need list! Yes ooo! On laptops, phones, fashion, cosmetics, household items, books, foot-wears, makeup, food and drinks and so much more from about 60 vendors including partner brands: #BrandNubian, #MoboFree, and #MaltaGuiness.

UNILAG To Offer Best Graduates Jobs


 The Vice Chancellor University of Lagos, UNILAG, Professor Rahamon Ade Bello, today revealed that the First Class graduates of the university will be offered automatic employment.

State Governments Are Responsible For Power Epilepsy – Yemi Oke

A Senior Lecturer in the faculty of law at the University of Lagos (Unilag) and the Author, Nigeria Electricity Law and Regulation, has accused the state governments of being responsible for the current state of power in Nigeria. Mr Yemi Oke, said during a daily breakfast show, Sunrise Daily on Channels Television