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“Oh, even with her success, she can’t still get a husband”

By Dickson Chukwuemeka James

CAMPUS LIFESTYLE Campus Memoirs

Judith was just a pretty young teenager of 17 years when she wrote her WAEC, the result came out bad as she failed two prerequisite Subjects. PEOPLE TALKED.. Ordinary WAEC, she failed. . Fortunately, she took it again and made both her JAMB AND WAEC, her cut off mark wasn’t up to Law she choosed […]

“I Had To Sponsor Myself Down To The Auditorium Just So I Could Do The Job”

By Rose Jonathan Oy

CAMPUS LIFESTYLE

Sometime last year… I got an anchoring job. Don’t wow yet, it wasn’t a paid job. In fact, I had to sponsor myself down to the auditorium just so I could do the job. In order to spice up the show, I bought different network of airtimes and other items of giveaway with my money. […]

Sex For Grades: A Crime Thriving In Silence

By Promise Eze

CAMPUS LIFESTYLE

Like an angry tornado sex for grades is effacing life away from Nigerian universities. Every year stories abound of how university professors and lecturers seduce and blackmail students. We all hear about it but it’s almost never proven. The malfeasance buried in silence is denying victims to speak up. A lot of female students are […]

“My HOD Made Me Lose MTN Scholarship Because I Didn’t Share the Money With Him”

CAMPUS LIFESTYLE

In the aftermath of the release of a BBC documentary exposing the sexual harassment of students by lecturers on campuses in Nigeria and Ghana, many Nigerians have taken to Social Media channels to share similar personal experiences. Lots of secrets are being thrown out in the open. The post below was written by a male […]

WHAT TO DO WHEN A LECTURER TEACHES A WRONG THING

How to deal with the situation where you think a lecturer is wrong

CAMPUS LIFESTYLE Careers

There will come a time when your lecturer will teach a wrong thing in class. This will happen for two reasons. First, nobody knows it all. Second, we are all prone to mistakes. As a student, you must learn how to properly handle a situation like this or you could fall victim to it during […]

STUDENTS REACT AS UNIVERSITY MANAGEMENT UNVEILS ‘DRESS CODE’ BILLBOARD

CAMPUS LIFESTYLE Campus Memoirs

By Promise Eze   Students of Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto (UDUS) have reacted to the just recently unveiled billboards depicting the dress code approved and disapproved by the school management. Recall that for the past few weeks the school management alongside the security officials, commonly known as ‘baba blues’ had launched a serious crackdown on […]

19 FACTS ABOUT MOSQUITOES YOU PROBABLY DIDN’T KNOW

CAMPUS LIFESTYLE Health

Only the female mosquitoes bite and suck blood. Both male and female mosquitoes feed on fruit and plant nectar but the female needs the blood for egg development. After feeding on human blood, she rests for a couple of days before laying eggs. Over 3,500 species of mosquito exist; anopheles’ species are vectors for Plasmodium […]

SIGNS THAT SHOW A PERSON MIGHT BE PLANNING SUICIDE

How to identify a potential suicide victim and what to do to help

CAMPUS LIFESTYLE

Early in the month of May, a final year student of the University of Nigeria Nsukka took his life by consuming two bottles of the popular insecticide, Sniper. In the days following this sad incident, other devastating cases of suicide were heard across the country. I bet this ugly trend worries you. It’s very hard […]

FOUR CAUSES OF MISSING EXAM SCRIPT YOU CAN AVOID

What you can do from your own end to avoid having missing exam scripts

CAMPUS LIFESTYLE

No student wants to experience what it is like to have a missing exam script. After expending time, resources and efforts to attend lectures and study for examination in a course, your script winds up missing. You can’t find your name on the result sheet. The course coordinator tells you he couldn’t find your script, […]

TWO NIGERIAN TEENS, KALIDA GAWON AND KALID GAWON, BOTH TWINS HAVE RECENTLY MADE HISTORY IN THEIR SCHOOL

Nigerian Twins win over $1.4 million dollars in scholarships

CAMPUS LIFESTYLE NEWS

Two Nigerian teens, Kalida and Kalid Gawon, both twins have recently made history in their school, Miami Central High, by winning over $1.4 million dollars in scholarships. The twins were recently recognized at a ceremony organised by Miami Central High to honour students with college acceptances and scholarships. Kalida and Kalid Gawon, grew up in […]