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COVENANT UNUVERSITY SIGNS MoU WITH CEMP ON PROJECT MANAGEMENT COURSES, STUDENTS TO RECEIVE INTERNATIONAL GRANTS

CU BECOMES 3RD UNIVERSITY IN AFRICA TO RECEIVE LICENSE FROM PMI- UNITED STATES

STUDENTS TO RECEIVE INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH GRANTS

Covenant University and an international capacity development and consulting firm, Canada Executive Management and Professional Centre (CEMP), have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on a partnership that will see the University running Professional Management Courses and its students enjoying research grants from international agencies.

Vice-Chancellor, Professor AAA. Atayero exchanging signed documents with Vice-President, International Engagements, CEMP, Dr Yomi Oyekoya

Speaking at the MoU signing ceremony on Thursday, February 2, 2017 at the University campus in Ota, Ogun State, the Vice-President, International Engagement, CEMP, Dr. Yomi Oyekoya, Continue reading COVENANT UNUVERSITY SIGNS MoU WITH CEMP ON PROJECT MANAGEMENT COURSES, STUDENTS TO RECEIVE INTERNATIONAL GRANTS

JAMB 2017: HOW TO SET UP REGISTRATION PROFILE AS REGISTRATION KICKS OFF.

 

 

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How to create JAMB Profile
STEP 1:

1.1: The first step is to validate your email address on the JAMB portal. To do this, click here.

1.2: Fill in your email in the first two spaces provided, then select a question and type a secret answer in the last 2 spaces. The secret question and answer will be required if you forget your password to your profile on the JAMB portal, so ensure you always remember your selected question and the corresponding answer you typed.
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BUHARI DIRECTS TETFUND TO INJECT 24 BILLION INTO 12 VARSITIES.

 

Source:  Wukari (Taraba)Vanguard Newspapers

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday directed the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) to inject N2 billion into each of the 12 new universities established by the Federal Government in 2011. Buhari, who spoke as a visitor to the maiden convocation of the Federal University, Wukari in Taraba, said that the amount was to fund critical infrastructure in the institutions.

The President who is Currently on vacation
The President who is Currently on vacation

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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

amvca-2017

“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

UNICAL CONVOCATION: INFORMATION TO GRADUANDS.

UNICAL Convocation: Information to Graduands

University of Calabar, UNICAL  30th Convocation Ceremony: Important information to graduands up to and including the 2015/2016 sessions.

UNICAL Important information to graduands

Following the publication of the Univeristy of Calabar, UNICAL 30th Convocation Ceremony Programme of Events, the authorities of the institution release some important information to all Graduands of the institution as regards the coming event.

Academic Gowns

Gowns are to be obtained from Faculty Officers on the payment of a deposit of 5,000.00 (Five Thousand Naira only). A refund of 1,000.00 (one Thousand, naira only) will be made on return of the gown. Gowns not returned by March 14 2017 will attract a fine of 1,000.00 (one Thousand naira only) per day. Defaulters will have their Certificates withheld or and reported to their places of NYSC primary assignment.

For Graduate School graduands, the following will apply:

  • Outright Purchase of Academic Gowns:
  • Ph.D New Gown = 35,000.00each Old Gown = 30,000 each
  • Masters Outright purchase = 25,000
  • Hiring of Graduate Gowns Post Graduate Diplomas (PGD) = 10,000.00 only Masters = 15,000.00 only

Invitation Cards to Parents/Guardians

Two invitation cards per graduand will be issued by the Faculty Officer. Each Graduand is entitled to two guests.

PROCESSION

  • Graduands are to be fully robbed and seated at Abraham Ordia Sports stadium by 9.30am. Graduands who are not robbed will not be allowed into the convocation venue.
  • Nobody including graduands and their parents/guardians will be allowed into the convocation venue after 10am.
  • Only accredited photographers will be allowed into the stadium
  • All small scale business operators, including photographers, video operators, food/drink vendors, clothes/shoes retailers etc wishing to do business on campus on the said day are to pay N2,000.00 only to any Commercial bank with UNICAL CBN Remita A/C no 0050217461078 from Monday 6th March, 2017 obtain a teller and forward same to the office of the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Admin) for the issuance of receipts for such payments.
  • Other interested business operators will pay between N50,000 – N250,000.00 as the case maybe into the aforementioned account.
  • All vehicles entering the campus on that day will pay N500.00 only as permit/parking fee. Members of the University of Calabar Community will only be allowed entry on presentation of a valid UNICAL ID card. All are please advised to comply to avoid embarrassment.

The University of Calabar administration looks forward to welcoming all her well-wishers to the Convocation ceremonies.

Live Broadcast on Channels Television
Time: 12 noon

Live Streaming on YouTube Link:
https//www.youtube.com/user/legacybossng/Live

For more information, please contact
fobi@unical.edu.ng,
enquiries@unical.edu.ng,
info@unical.edu.ng,
registrar@unical.edu.ng

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UNICAL SUG ELECTIONS 2017 :DEAN OF STUDENTS AFFAIRS INAUGURATES ELECTORAL COMMISSION.

SUG: Dean Of Students Inaugurate CUECO

By: Onun Endurance (NUCJ)

The Dean of Students Affairs, Professor Felix Akpan, yesterday inaugurated the Calabar University Electoral Commission (CUECO). Continue reading UNICAL SUG ELECTIONS 2017 :DEAN OF STUDENTS AFFAIRS INAUGURATES ELECTORAL COMMISSION.

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]

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.

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#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

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

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:

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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

NAAKIMS WORLDWIDE GETS NEW EXECUTIVES.

OTUEKONG PHAMOUS EMERGES NAAKIMS-WORLDWIDE PRESIDENT

By Idongesit Imuk.

Otuekong Phamous,a 400 level student medical student of the University of Calabar recently emerged as the worldwide president of the National Association of Akwa Ibom medical students association,(NAAKIMS). Continue reading NAAKIMS WORLDWIDE GETS NEW EXECUTIVES.

SPONSORED POST : NAAKIMS – UCC EMBARKS ON RURAL MEDICAL OUTREACH.

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AKWA IBOM MEDICAL STUDENTS-UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR CHAPTER (NAAKIMS-UCC) EMBARK ON HEALTH OUTREACH TO ESIT EKET LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF AKWA IBOM STATE.

By Idongesit Imuk.

As part of their health week program, the unical chapter of (NAAKIMS-UCC)National Association of Akwa Ibom medical Students, University of Calabar chapter had embarked on a 3 day health outreach to Esit Eket local government area of Akwa Ibom state.
Continue reading SPONSORED POST : NAAKIMS – UCC EMBARKS ON RURAL MEDICAL OUTREACH.

On the Brink of Attack: Insecurity on Campuses, The Nigerian Situation

On The Brink Of Attack: Insecurity On Campuses, The Nigerian Situation.

 

 By Daniel Faithful M. And  Favour Mbiraeye

Maintenance of on-campus security has been a major challenge which has received below par attention from management. Secuirty threats to campuses are either from internal sources or external sources. It should be noted that no educational institution is free from security chalenges, but this challemges vary and have several predisposing factors. Continue reading On the Brink of Attack: Insecurity on Campuses, The Nigerian Situation

AN INTERVIEW ON BLOODLESS MEDICINE AND SURGERY PROGRAM UCTH, First of its kind in Africa.

[An interview of Dr Nathaniel Usoro by Dede Oputamuno Gilbert]

Dr Nathaniel Usoro and Dede Oputamuno Gilbert after the interview
Dr Nathaniel Usoro and Dede Oputamuno Gilbert after the interview

Dede Oputamuno Gilbert: Good Evening Sir, I am Dede Oputamuno Gilbert, from kampusareablog can I meet you.
Dr Nataniel Usoro: Yes, Sure, You can. I am Dr Nathaniel Usoro the immediate past Head of Surgery in University Of Calabar Teaching Hospital {UCTH}, the current Head of Bloodless Surgery Programme (UCTH). Continue reading AN INTERVIEW ON BLOODLESS MEDICINE AND SURGERY PROGRAM UCTH, First of its kind in Africa.

Mr Edet Imuk father of NUCJ vice President bags another masters degree

Mr Edet Imuk, father to the NUCJ Vice President defends his 2nd masters degree.

 

The 27th of April, 2016 witnessed the defence of a handful of master’s degree students; amongst them was Mr Edet Imuk who happens to be the father to the incumbent vice president of the Nigerian Union of Campus journalists (NUCJ) Miss Idongesit Imuk, Continue reading Mr Edet Imuk father of NUCJ vice President bags another masters degree

See the Winners List for the Uniben 2015/2016 SUG elections

The SUG elections of yesterday which saw Miss. Lauretta Obakpolor emerge as president alongside other deserving unionist across various faculties .

See the full list below;
1. Lauretta Obakpolor of the department of Pharmacy and Faculty of Pharmacy
2. Vice President : Obasuyi Abiemwense Sonia a 200 level student of the Department of Economics and Statistics, Faculty of Social Science. Continue reading See the Winners List for the Uniben 2015/2016 SUG elections

CMDA Nigeria Students arm UCTH WELCOMES HER YEAR ONE MEMBERS

One of the most important thing in every body is  growth and continuity. Christian Medical and Dental Association of Nigerian-Students arm, University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH) Chapter, welcomes her year one members today the 23rd of April 2016.

The event which holds once in a year, is an avenue to welcome the year one students into the fold, in order to expose the vision of the house; ” that God made man, spirit, soul and body and has called us Christians in the medical and dental profession to be proficient in caring for the whole man, hence Christian medical and dental association of Nigeria seeks to establish a Christian witness through medical and dental doctors and students in every community in Nigeria and beyond.  “. Continue reading CMDA Nigeria Students arm UCTH WELCOMES HER YEAR ONE MEMBERS

3rd Chief(Dr.) John Agboola Odeyemi Annual Lecture

 

Harnessing Our Cultural Heritage for National Development

Natural History Muesum in collaboration with Martins Aworinlewo Odeyemi Museum of Antiquity & Contemporary African Art Presents 3rd Chief (Dr.) John Agboola Odeyemi Annual Lecture. The schedule is as follows

Theme: Harnessing Our Natural and Cultural Heritage for National Development
Date: Friday, April 29, 2016
Time: 11:00 a.m. Prompt
Venue:Oduduwa Hall, OAU
Guest Lecturer: Dr. Kayode Fayemi, Minister for Solid Minerals Development
Chairman: Professor Jide Alo (FAS), Former Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic & Research) University of Lagos, Nigeria
Royal Father of the Day: Oba Adeyeye Eniitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, Ooni of Ife
Host: Dr. Adisa Ogunfolakan (FCAI), Director, Natural History Museum
CHIEF HOST: Professor Bamitale Omole, Vice-chancellor, OAU

AN INTERVIEW WITH ETTA ENYI SUG PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANT, SUG ELECTION UNICAL- 2016

AN INTERVIEW WITH SUG PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANT, ENYI ETTA – SUG ELECTION UNICAL- 2016
BY DANIEL FAITHFUL
1. Please can you introduce yourself?
Enyi: I am Etta Enyi, a 300 level student of medicine and surgery, an activist, a unionist, and a 2 time member SUG Electoral body as an independent observer and by the grace of God the current Mr. Unical

Are you aware of the protest and events that transpired in Uniport?
Enyi:Yes I am aware. Continue reading AN INTERVIEW WITH ETTA ENYI SUG PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANT, SUG ELECTION UNICAL- 2016

AN INTERVIEW WITH DANIEL JOSEPH AN SUG PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANT, SUG ELECTION UNICAL- 2016<

AN INTERVIEW WITH DANIEL JOSEPH AN SUG PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANT, SUG ELECTION UNICAL- 2016

BY DANIEL FAITHFUL

1. Please introduce yourself?
DJ: My name is Daniel Joseph, a 500 Level student of medicine and surgery of the faculty of medicine and dentistry, currently in my second programme, a two term SUG senator, a class representative from 100 Level to 500 Level.

2. There has been a rise in students protest in various universities across the country, some have been violent others peaceful what in your opinion can be attributed to this? Continue reading AN INTERVIEW WITH DANIEL JOSEPH AN SUG PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANT, SUG ELECTION UNICAL- 2016<

AN INTERVIEW WITH UBI E. ONEN SUG PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANT – SUG ELECTIONS UNICAL 2016

AN INTERVIEW WITH SUG PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANT UBI E ONEN – SUG ELECTIONS UNICAL 2016
1. Can you please introduce yourself?
UBI:My name is Ubi Esua Onen, a 400 level student of the faculty of law, from Central Cross River State. Yakurr L.G.A.
Yes?
Ubi: should I continue?
Yes you can go on.
Ubi: a former deputy senate president of SUG 2009/2010 Session. And currently step aside chairman SUG senate committee on finance and appropriation. And now aspiring for the office of the president.
Continue reading AN INTERVIEW WITH UBI E. ONEN SUG PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANT – SUG ELECTIONS UNICAL 2016

AN INTERVIEW WITH INAH JOSEPH AN SUG PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANTS, SUG ELECTION UNICAL- 2016

AN INTERVIEW WITH INAH JOSEPH AN SUG PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANTS, SUG ELECTION UNICAL- 2016

By DANIEL FAITHFUL

1. I would like you to introduce yourself?
I.J: I am Inah Joseph, a senator of the SUG UNICAL representing Hall 5 constituency
What faculty and level?
I.J: faculty of law, 400 level
Is this your first time in the SUG Parliament?
I.J: No second,
The first?
I.J: I represented off-campus constituency, in the comrade Ajang, Emmanuel led SUG, and also the step aside scribe for NACRISS Continue reading AN INTERVIEW WITH INAH JOSEPH AN SUG PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANTS, SUG ELECTION UNICAL- 2016

AN INTERVIEW WITH OKOI EUGENE SUG PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANT, SUG ELECTIONS UNICAL 2016

AN INTERVIEW WITH SUG PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANT OKOI EUGENE. SUG ELECTIONS UNICAL 2016

BY DANIEL FAITHFUL

1. Please introduce yourself?
Okoi: My name is Okoi Eugene, a 300 level student of Department of Nursing Science, faculty of Allied Medical Sciences, an indigene of Ugep in Yakurr Local Government area of Cross River State and presently aspiring for the position of president in the 2016 SUG elections.
Continue reading AN INTERVIEW WITH OKOI EUGENE SUG PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANT, SUG ELECTIONS UNICAL 2016

Covenant University Omega Semester exams begins, examination ttimeable.

The omega (2nd semester examination) for covenant university ota began on Wednesday last week and would be on till 29th of april.

Below is the time table
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174 graduates bag First class degress over 5 year period – UniMaid.

As Nigerian students keep striving for Academic Excellence in various Universities. The University of Maiduguri has announced that 174 graduates would bag first class degrees, though this over a period of five academic sessions in its combined convocation.it is no mere feat to get such in federal univerisities

The Vice Chancellor of the University of Maiduguri, Prof Ibrahim Abubakar Njodi has disclosed that among the five sets of graduands in it’s 22nd – 25th combined convocation are about 172 First Class graduates.
Continue reading 174 graduates bag First class degress over 5 year period – UniMaid.

Covenant University to Host All Nigerian Universities Debate Championship.

Covenant University to Host All Nigerian Universities Debating Championship

Covenant University to Host All Nigerian Universities Debating Championship
Vice-Chancellor, Professor Charles K. Ayo, making his remarks
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UNILAG school of Foundation studies begins Admission for 2016/2017 Session

The UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS, School of foundation studies,has begun its admission for prospective students for the 2016/2017 session. this was mad available in a communique provided by the school/

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SCHOOL OF FOUNDATION STUDIES (FORMERLY FOUNDATION PROGRAMMES/DIPLOMA II) BEGINS ADMISSION FOR 2016/2017 ACADEMIC SESSION

The Continue reading UNILAG school of Foundation studies begins Admission for 2016/2017 Session

UNILORIN issues Notice on 4 point grading system and 45% as minimum pass mark.

The University of Ilorin had earlier changed its grading system to à four point system as well as increasing the minimum pass mark from 40 percent to 45%. Concerns and worries have increased as returning students are now bothered if there grades would nownbe changed and those wit an ‘E’ (40-45) would now get a fail I’m such courses.
An official report from the office of the deputy vice Chancellor was published on the school’s official website.
Continue reading UNILORIN issues Notice on 4 point grading system and 45% as minimum pass mark.

UNIPORT CRISIS: Trade Union Congress Condemns killing of 3 students

TUC Rivers state chairman
TUC Rivers state chairman

PRESS RELEASE

TUC Rivers State Condemns Killing of 3 Protesting Students; Call for Investigation and Resignation of the Vice Chancellor
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UPDATED: why the Unical student died last weekend

Yesterday a post about a student of the faculty of the University of calabar who died on Saturday in his hostel was published, below is a press release concerning his death.

GABRIEL ATTA BEN: A FULL STORY ON WHY WE LOST HIM

BY
ODEY MARTIN
(NUCJ)
Continue reading UPDATED: why the Unical student died last weekend

UNICAL Professor of Law, pleas to Calabar High Court to Bar ICPC From Arresting Him

In august last year, Professor Cyril Ndifon, the Dean of the Faculty of Law University of Calabar was involved in a rape case with a final year student of law, writing final exams. Following the turn of events, Prof. Ndifon was later suspended. Continue reading UNICAL Professor of Law, pleas to Calabar High Court to Bar ICPC From Arresting Him