“IN MY FAILURE, I FOUND DIRECTION,” UNIVERSITY LECTURER TELLS THE STORY OF HIS LIFE 

A story of his rough academic journey

On the event of his birthday, April 13, Mr. Brendan Chibuike Kenneth, a lecturer at the Biochemistry Department, Spiritan University Nneochi Abia state, wrote what he termed ‘story of my life’ on his Facebook account. The story is about his rise above failure to academic glory. We bring you this inspiring narration and urge you […]

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LIFE AFTER EASTER CELEBRATION; THE MASKED MESSAGE

In a sentence, Kennedy my roommate sees Easter as celebration of the death of Jesus. Samson, a first year student of computer science, all in University of Nigeria, Nsukka; perceives Easter as resurrection of Jesus Christ. Merriam Webster dictionary defines Easter as “a Christian church festival that celebrates the return of Jesus Christ to life […]

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HYPOCRISY, INTEGRITY AND LEADERSHIP: SPEAKING FRANKLY TO OUR YOUTHS

CRISES OF LEADERSHIP In every society, there are hypocritical leaders just as there are leaders with integrity. Sadly, in most Third World countries – Nigeria especially – the former is quite endemic while the latter is so sparse. Put succinctly, most leaders in present day Nigeria are hypocrites while very few, if any at all, […]

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SUBSTANCE WITH LINK TO CANCER FOUND IN BREAD SOLD IN OYO, SAYS PROFESSOR

Professor Oladunni Akinnawo, an expert in Food Chemistry at Ajayi Crowther University, Oyo state, has claimed that a lot of bread consumed in Ibadan and other Oyo towns contained an alarming percentage of potassium bromate, a banned substance. Potassium bromate is used in break making as it strengthens the dough and improves the texture of […]

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KADUNA STATE UNIVERSITY PROFESSOR CLAIMS TO HAVE DISCOVERED CURE FOR EPILEPSY

Professor Ben Chindo, the Dean of Kaduna State University’s School of Pharmaceutical Studies, has claimed discovery of a herbal cure for epilepsy and a variety of other mental disorders. He made this known at the university’s 2nd Professional Inaugural Lecture on Friday, March 9, 2018. The research leading to this finding was focused on studying […]

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THINGS YOU SHOULD NOT DO WHILE IN AN ISLAMIC UNIVERSITY

For aspirants and students of Islamic universities in Nigeria, there are number of rules you should be aware of. This is necessary in order to guide your actions while on campus. A couple of Islamic universities are found in Nigeria, prominent of which are Al-HIkmah University in Kwara state, Crescent University in Ogun and Al-Qalam […]

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NIGERIAN DEPUTY SENATE PRESIDENT EKWEREMADU BECOMES UNITED STATES PROFESSOR

The Deputy President of the Nigerian senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu has been appointed a Full Visiting Professor and Senior Mentoring Scholar of E-Governance and Strategic Government Studies by the Southern University, Baton Rouge, Lousiana, United States of America, USA. Ekweremadu is expected to mentor doctoral students and junior lecturers on academic issues related to E-Governance […]

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