ACTIONS FROM THE MR. AND MISS UNICAL 2017 AUDITIONS [PHOTOS]

ACTIONS FROM AUDITION DAY TWO

By NDIFON HENRY

Yet again was the second audition of the prestigious Mr and Miss UNICAL Pageant which held on the 25th of february 2017 at the S.U.G Senate chambers, Malabor Students centre. The audition started at about 12:45 pm with contestants from the various faculties of the university vying for the highly adored position. Continue reading ACTIONS FROM THE MR. AND MISS UNICAL 2017 AUDITIONS [PHOTOS]

PHOTOS FROM THE MALABOR WORLD CUP OPENING CEREMONY…

The Malabor World Cup (MAWOC) has offically  begun.

The biggest Football Tournament in the University of Calabar. The competition is named after Hostel residence Malabo Republic, where Teams are formed and named after any Country. The tournament is held in the same fashion as the world cup, and so is the trophy a replica of the prestigious World Cup, yet to be won by any African country.

The event is billed to run from Saturday 25th February to Saturday 18th March 2017.

Very few things could be better than being present at the Abraham Ordia Stadium for the 2017 MAWOC on a bright sunday evening…

READ:  Report of the Opening Ceremony Here

Below is the gallery from the Opening Fixtures compiled by the KampusAreaBlog crew.

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Team Malabor vs Team Cameroon. Continue reading PHOTOS FROM THE MALABOR WORLD CUP OPENING CEREMONY…

UNICAL COMES ALIVE: MALABOR WORLD CUP (MAWOC) 2017.

The 2017- Late Bassey Ekpo edition of the Malabor World Cup officially began yesterday, Saturday 25th February 2017.

Malabor World Cup is The Biggest Football Tournament in the University of Calabar, organised by the  Office Director Of Sports – Student University Government.

By Daniel Faithful

OPENING CEREMONY

The opening cermony took place at the Abraham Ordia Stadium, University of Calabar, at 16:00pm (GMT+1). The stands were full to capacity with spectators watching in clusters around the perimeter of the stadium.Malabor world cup (MAWOC) 2017

The event  feautured a novelty match; MAWOC Veterans vs UNICAL STAFF. Continue reading UNICAL COMES ALIVE: MALABOR WORLD CUP (MAWOC) 2017.

We’ve Done 100 Open Heart Surgeries – Babcock Vice Chancellor

Folashade Adebayo(punch news)

The President/Vice-Chancellor, Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo, Ogun State, Prof. Ademola Tayo, has said that no less than 100 open heart surgeries have been done in the school’s Tristate Cardiovascular Centre. He adds that the institution hoped to stem medical tourism with the feats. Continue reading We’ve Done 100 Open Heart Surgeries – Babcock Vice Chancellor

Unilori Suspends Lecturers For Whistle Blowing

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Lecturers of University Of Ilorin have cried foul over their suspension by the University’s management. This was alleged to be as a result of the lecturers reporting corrupt practices to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commision (EFCC), the act described as  whistle blowing. The Federal Government last year promised to part with 5% of recovered loot to whistle Continue reading Unilori Suspends Lecturers For Whistle Blowing

NECO RECORDS 60% PASS IN 2016 NECO GCE.

NECO Records Over 60% Credits In Maths, English – 2016 GCE

This is to whom it may concern. The 2016 NECO GCE  statistics as announced by the Registrar and Chief Executive Officer of Prof. Charles Uwakwe In Minna.

2016 NECO November/December GCE Results Statistics

The National Examination Council (NECO) has released the 2016 November /December External Senior School Certificate Examination results. Continue reading NECO RECORDS 60% PASS IN 2016 NECO GCE.

UNICAL 45th SPONSIO ACADEMICA: UNICAL GRADUATES 43 DOCTORS [PHOTOS]

UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR GRADUATES 43 DOCTORS -FEBRUARY 20TH, 2017.

BY Daniel Faithful

For some members of The University of Calabar Community, February 20th 2017, was more than just a monday. For some it was the end to years of rigorous learning (at least for now). Continue reading UNICAL 45th SPONSIO ACADEMICA: UNICAL GRADUATES 43 DOCTORS [PHOTOS]

PERSONALITY OF THE WEEK: MEET PRETTY MODEL, QUEEN JAJA.

Over the Weekend KampusAreaBlog got in contact with Brilliant and Beautiful Model, Queen Jaja. A student of Rivers State University of Science and Technology. She is also signed to a modelling agency and a United Bank For Africa (UBA)  Campus Brand Ambassador.

Read The Interview of the Interview below… Continue reading PERSONALITY OF THE WEEK: MEET PRETTY MODEL, QUEEN JAJA.

ABUAD PARTNERS UNILLORIN IN PRODUCTION OF RICE, WITH POTENTIAL AGAINST CANCER.

Afe-Babalola Univetsity Ado-Ekiti to Partner University of Illorin in Production of Rice With Medicinal Potential Against Cancer.

Continue reading ABUAD PARTNERS UNILLORIN IN PRODUCTION OF RICE, WITH POTENTIAL AGAINST CANCER.

FUTA: Senate and ASUU Disagree On VC’s Removal Over Fraud Allegations.

The senate of the Federal University of Technology, Akure, FUTA and it’s Academic Staff Union of the Universities, ASUU, weekend disagreed over the removal of the embattled Vice Chancellor, Prof. Adebiyi Daramola, who is standing trial over alleged  fraud and misappropriation of funds.asuu-3 Protest
Continue reading FUTA: Senate and ASUU Disagree On VC’s Removal Over Fraud Allegations.

Mr And Miss UNICAL 2017: AUDTION DAY ONE.

         Audition Day One.

The Search has begun for the Next Mr and Miss UNICAL.

It was a beautiful afternoon coloured with brillant displays  from contestants of the Mr And Miss UNICAL 2017 Edition.

The Audition held at  the Senate Chambers, Malabor Student Centre, UNICAL. The preliminary auditions had in attendance  Godwin Nkasi (Mr UNICAL, 2016) Nelson Enwerem (Face of University Nigeria)  Anita Ugorji (C.E.O Sel D’Afrique) , Victor Iheanacho, (SUG, Director Of Socials), Jacob Ikyar (SUG, Director of Information)  and KampusAreaBlog Crew. Continue reading Mr And Miss UNICAL 2017: AUDTION DAY ONE.

PERSONALITY OF THE WEEK: MEET FAST RISING COMEDIAN KPAKOL BETHRAM

By Henry Ndifon

AN INTERVIEW WITH KPAKOL BETHRAM

Over the weekend KampusAreaBlog engaged fast rising and Award Winning Comedian and Actor Kpakol Bethram. Bethram who has come to light in the comedy industry in Nigeria over the last two years.

Kpakol Bethram
Kpakol Bethram

He has gone on to perform alongside top notch comedians and musicians in several  shows amongst which are; Night of a Thousand Laugh’ and ‘Akpororo vs Akpororo’ e.t.c . Also popular for his skits on social media.(official betram) Continue reading PERSONALITY OF THE WEEK: MEET FAST RISING COMEDIAN KPAKOL BETHRAM

All The Winners At The 59th Grammy Awards

All the winners at the 59th Grammy Awards

It was all glitz and glamour last night at the 59th Grammys awards which held at the Staples centre, Los angeles, california, United states hosted by James corden.

Adele the Biggest Winner of The Night!
Adele the Biggest Winner of The Night!

Adele being the biggest winner for the night bagged five(5) Continue reading All The Winners At The 59th Grammy Awards

WASU – UCC WEEK 2017 : THE CRADLE OF A BETTER SOCIETY, Through Academics, Good and Effective Leadership, Entrepreneurship and The God Factor.

The Wakirike Students Union – University of Calabar Chapter (WASU-UCC) has formally Invited the Entire University of Calabar Community and the  general public to its Annual WASU Week for the year 2017. Continue reading WASU – UCC WEEK 2017 : THE CRADLE OF A BETTER SOCIETY, Through Academics, Good and Effective Leadership, Entrepreneurship and The God Factor.

UNIPORT STUDENTS PLAY ROMEO AND JULIET (See Photos)

Even as the February 14th valentine’s day draws nearer, it appears we are yet to see the best of trends yet.

Two uniport students, were seen on the streets of portharcourt in what appears to be a search for Romeo / Juliet  Continue reading UNIPORT STUDENTS PLAY ROMEO AND JULIET (See Photos)

University Of Ibadan Resumption Date 2016/2017 Session.

University of Ibabdan Anounces Resumption Date for 2016/2017 Session.

This was contained in a Press Statement by the Director of Communication  stating that academic activities would begin on the 18th of February 2017.university-of-ibadan

Oladejo said that the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Idowu Olayinka, on Wednesday released a welcome note to the new and returning students of the institution on behalf of the Council and Senate. Continue reading University Of Ibadan Resumption Date 2016/2017 Session.

KUST: Freshmen Orientation, Clearance and Online Registration 2016/2017 session.

Read the Details Of Kano State University Acceptance fee, Clearance and Online registration details for 2016/2017 session.

The Kano University Of Science And Technology (KUST), Wudil, Central Admission committee resolved on the dates for the following activities for fresh students:kano-state-university-of-technology Continue reading KUST: Freshmen Orientation, Clearance and Online Registration 2016/2017 session.

Reno Omokri Speaks in Andrew Yakubu’s loot

Reno  Omokri former spokesperson to Former President Goodluck Jonathan had this to say about Andrew Yakubu’s loot . He threw a reminder of events that transpired during the last administration which saw former Group managing director of NNPC remeoved from office…

 

Read his tweets below

Continue reading Reno Omokri Speaks in Andrew Yakubu’s loot

Recovered Loots: I Bet Over 10 Billion Dollars Would Be Recovered If Homes And Hiding Place of Ex Govt. Officials Are Raided – Ali Baba

Popular comedian Alibaba aka Grand Comedian Of the Federal Republic  had this to say on his instagram page about the ex government officials.

Read Below Continue reading Recovered Loots: I Bet Over 10 Billion Dollars Would Be Recovered If Homes And Hiding Place of Ex Govt. Officials Are Raided – Ali Baba

UNICAL : SUG AG. PRESIDENT ADRESSES STUDENTS OVER MASS FAILURE AND 100% SCHOOL FEE; SAYS NO TO PROTEST.

Mass Examination Failure, 100% School Fee Payment: SUG PRESIDENT SAYS NO TO PROTEST.

BY Daniel Faithful

In a press release issued by the Acting President of the Student Union Government (SUG), University of  Calabar. Miss Nkpoikana-Abasi called for calm and patience from  aggrieved students.

UNICAL SUG VICE PRESIDENT Continue reading UNICAL : SUG AG. PRESIDENT ADRESSES STUDENTS OVER MASS FAILURE AND 100% SCHOOL FEE; SAYS NO TO PROTEST.

#TBT: Relive The CUMSA GAMES 2016

By Daniel Faithful
THE CALABAR UNIVERSITY MEDICAL STUDENTS ASSSOCIATION (CUMSA) organised its annual games between 11th-19th October 2016.

The Games which featured events cutting across: Football, VolleyBall, Table tennis, Scrabble,Chess, Track and Field events

CUMSA GAMES 2016 official banner
CUMSA GAMES 2016 official banner

The games saw medical students display their versatility and latent sportsmanship, a combination of fun and talents, as captured in the theme Continue reading #TBT: Relive The CUMSA GAMES 2016

Federal University Lokoja Matriculates 1371 for 2016/2017 session.

Federal University Lokoja, FUL matriculates 1,371 students for the 2016/2017 academic session. Out of the 2,727 applications received, the University has offered admissions to 1,371 candidates, which is  50.2% of the total number of applicants.Federal University lo

Welcome Address By the Vice-Chancellor Continue reading Federal University Lokoja Matriculates 1371 for 2016/2017 session.

CANCER AWARENESS CAMPAIGN: NAAKIMS PARTNERS NAOMI OBOT FOUNDATION

By Daniel Faithful

Saturday 04th February was World Cancer Day.

World Cancer Day is an international day marked on February 4 to raise awareness of cancer and to encourage its prevention, detection, and treatment. World Cancer Day was founded by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) to support the goals of the World Cancer Declaration, written in 2008.–(Wiki)  Continue reading CANCER AWARENESS CAMPAIGN: NAAKIMS PARTNERS NAOMI OBOT FOUNDATION

UNILAG ELECTION GUIDELINES for Executive Positions- 2016/2017 session.

The authorities of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) have released the guidelines for Elections into various executive positions in the Faculties, Departments, Halls of Residence and Student Associations for the 2016/2017 Academic Session. Continue reading UNILAG ELECTION GUIDELINES for Executive Positions- 2016/2017 session.

Kogi State University Lecturer Batters Student Lover.

A twitter user @femi_uncensored has called out Edward Egwuaba of the Department of Sociology, kogi state university.  The lecturer is alleged to have battered a student he is in a relationship with…

Read tweets below:

Continue reading Kogi State University Lecturer Batters Student Lover.

2017 COWBELLPEDIA MATHEMATICS COMPETITION: Eligibility and How to Apply.

This is to inform the general public that applications for the 2017 edition of the Cowbell National Secondary Schools Mathematics Competition  has commenced. Registration for 2017 Cowbellpedia Qualifying Exams is now open and registration closes on March 5, 2017.

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Cowbellpedia Secondary Schools Mathematics TV Quiz Show: a national mathematics competition that is aired on major TV stations. Continue reading 2017 COWBELLPEDIA MATHEMATICS COMPETITION: Eligibility and How to Apply.

NDU: Prof.Welford-Abbey Lolo Izonfuo passes away

Breaking News: Niger Delta University loses a legend

Professor Izonfuo passes away

  • The late Prof.  before his demise in the early hours of this morning February 7th 2017, was a Professor of Analytical Chemistry and of the Department of Chemical Sciences, Faculty of Science.

Continue reading NDU: Prof.Welford-Abbey Lolo Izonfuo passes away