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UNICAL SUG: SENATE REJECTS EXECUTIVE PRESIDENTS LIST OF NOMINATIONS FOR JUDICIARY

S.U.G SENATE PRESS RELEASE BY COMMITTEE ON MEDIA AND PUBLICITY OVER REJECTION OF NOMINEES FOR JUDICIARY

 

SENATE REJECTS EXECUTIVE PRESIDENT’s NOMINATIONS, DEMANDS REVIEW, AND RESUBMISSION FOR RECONSIDERATION BY SENATE.

 

BY Sen. DANIEL FAITHFUL M.

 

The Student community is by this notice informed that the Student Union Government Senate has rejected the list of nominations for the Judiciary arm of government.

 

The S.U.G executive President on the 21st June 2017, presented the list of nominations for Judiciary to the Senate for Screening and Confirmation.

 

The S.U.G Senate led by Sen. Etta Enyi in ensuring that the process moves swiftly so as to inaugurate the third arm of government needed for the smooth running of the Union, presented the letter to the Chairman screening committee on the same day.

 

SCREENING BY THE S.U.G SENATE SCREENING COMMITTEE 

 

The Senate screening committee sat on Wednesday, 28th June 2017, for the screening of the nominees from the Executive President.

 

After the screening process and investigations on nominees at the level of the Faculty of law and Students Affairs Division and in line with the S.U.G Constitution; the Screening committee provided a detailed report on its exercise.

 

SENATE CONVENES EMERGENCY SESSION

 

The Senate convened an emergency session on Wednesday 5th, July 2017, for the consideration of the Screening report and Confirmation of eligible nominees.

 

The Chairman of the Committee Sen. Asuquo Asuquo stated that some nominees were found wanting; not satisfying constitutional provisions for such offices.

 

After further deliberations on the floor of the House, The House voted to reject some nominees pending their satisfaction of constitutional provisions and investigation by the Senate Fact Finding committee on some concerns raised.

 

The session was abruptly adjourned due to elapsing of the time allotted by school management for a session.

 

RESOLUTIONS AFTER THE SESSION

 

The Senate Screening, Fact Finding and Constitutional Matters Committees in consultation with the Senate leadership decided to reject the entirety of the list, seeking a review by the Executive President for reconsideration and possible Confirmation.

 

The Constitution provides for 14 days for nominees to be considered by the Senate.

 

The S.U.G SENATE by the provisions of its guidelines sits only on working days (Mon-Fri) between 6:00am and 6:00pm

 

The Senate sat for consideration of nominees on 5th July, (Day 11, due to public holidays for the Muslim Salah celebration).

 

The S.U.G Senate President put a call across to the S.U.G President on the same day, informing Him that nominations had been rejected, and should be reviewed, and resubmitted for reconsideration.

 

The Director of information issued a public notice about the Rejection of the Nominations and N.U.C.J Reported it amongst its headlines for the Day.

 

The Scribe of the Senate had called the President on Thursday 6th July, to deliver the ‘letter of rejection’ by the Senate. The President who stated that He was unavailable directed the Senate Scribe to deliver the letter to His Chief Press Secretary. The ‘Letter of Rejection‘ was duly submitted same day.

 

The S.U.G Senate awaits a reviewed list for consideration before its next sitting. The Executive council and nominees are to abide by the Senate directives as contravening would be seen as flouting the constitution and punishable by Law.

 

The Senate wishes to extend its best wishes and reassure the Student community of its willingness to serve and ensure that it discharges its functions with Equity, Justice, Good conscience, and reverence to the Student Union Constitution without fear and favor.

 

Signed :

 

Sen. Idongesit Imuk

Secretary, Senate Media and Publicity Committee 

 

Sen. Okon Affiong

Chairman, Senate Media and Publicity Committee

 

Sen. Sumoku Wisdom

Scribe of the Senate

 

Sen. Etta Enyi

Senate President 

 

Cc: 

The Vice-Chancellor ,

Student Affairs Division,

S.U.G President,

S.U.G Director of Information,

All Faculty Directors Of Information,

All Faculty Parliaments,

N.U.C.J,

All Media Outfits,

All Notice Boards.

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11 Popular English Words We Use Incorrectly

 

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Do you know that there are some words we use incorrectly and we don’t even know about it until today? Some of these words, you have used it incorrectly all your life that if you read about it now on this post, you would become embarrassed. These particular words actually mean the opposite of what we thought they mean to us, but they sound like they are not.

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See the MOST SOUGHT AFTER NIGERIAN UNIVERSITIES FOR THE LAST 5 YEARS ACCORDING TO JAMB, THE 1ST 3 WOULD SURPRISE YOU

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The University of Ilorin had the highest number of admission applications for any university in Nigeria between 2012 and 2016, admission statistics from the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board show. Continue reading See the MOST SOUGHT AFTER NIGERIAN UNIVERSITIES FOR THE LAST 5 YEARS ACCORDING TO JAMB, THE 1ST 3 WOULD SURPRISE YOU

UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN VC EXPLAINS REASON FOR CLOSURE OF SCHOOL

 

The Vice Chancellor UI, Prof. A. I. Olayinka

“WHY WE CLOSED DOWN UI”, Prof. A. I. Olayinka , UI VC.

– By Sunday Saanu (Media Assistant to the Vice-chancellor, University of Ibadan)

University of Ibadan Vice Chancellor , Prof. Abel Idowu Olayinka has provided more insight into the circumstances leading to the closure of the institution against Continue reading UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN VC EXPLAINS REASON FOR CLOSURE OF SCHOOL

UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN STUDENTS’ UNION REACTS TO CLOSURE OF SCHOOL THROUGH PRESS RELEASE

JOINT PRESS STATEMENT OF THE STUDENTS’ UNION EXECUTIVE COUNCIL AND THE STUDENT REPRESENTATIVE COUNCIL, UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN DELIVERED ON THURSDAY, 1ST OF JUNE, 2017 BY THE STUDENTS’ UNION PRESIDENT, OJO ADEREMI Continue reading UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN STUDENTS’ UNION REACTS TO CLOSURE OF SCHOOL THROUGH PRESS RELEASE

GREAT IFE STUDENTS’ UNION CONDEMNS COLORED WATER IN THE SCHOOL COMMUNITY

 

Concerning the recent challenge of pipe borne water supply facing the OAU students the Students’ Union Government have moved to make a statement on the issue reassuring students that all shall be well in due time, the press release is as follows: Continue reading GREAT IFE STUDENTS’ UNION CONDEMNS COLORED WATER IN THE SCHOOL COMMUNITY

LAGOS AT 50: LAGOS TURNS UP IN STYLE

LAGOS CELEBRATES ITS 50TH ANNIVERSARY IN GRAND STYLE

By Orhungul ‘OD’ Usha

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Lagos State Flag

The history of Nigeria and its beautiful people is littered with historical events with some glorious, noteworthy, and joyful while some others, tragic. The year 1967 would be forever etched as one of the darkest years in Nigerian history in the hearts of Nigerians as the massacres that would go on to birth the Nigerian civil war took place. 50 years later and Nigerians are celebrating the date, not because of its tragedies however but because the country’s most enterprising state, Lagos state was created.

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#BeBoldForChange: International Womens Day 2017 in Nigeria and beyond

By Orhungul ‘Odee’ Usha

International Women’s Day

A lot of people around the world woke up today oblivious to the fact that today was not just “another day” but the day we set aside to celebrate our ‘heroes without capes’ worldwide, Women. Continue reading #BeBoldForChange: International Womens Day 2017 in Nigeria and beyond

AMVCA 2017: See full list of winners

By Orhungul ‘ODee’ Usha

“76”, “Oloibiri”, Rita Dominic and Funke Akindele win big at the 2017 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards

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“Which musician do you know is having AMVCA?” goes the popular line from the hit track Bad baddo baddest. Well, the AMVCAs are here yet again and though no musician won an award it was a ceremony for the ages. We therefore bring to you the winners from The fifth edition of the prestigious Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards which held on March 4, 2017.
The event which held at Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island Lagos, was hosted by IK Osakioduwa and Minenhle ‘Minnie’ Dlamini. Continue reading AMVCA 2017: See full list of winners