• 23-year-old Joseph David emerges best student at Fed Poly Ilaro 16th Convocation

    23-year-old Joseph David emerges best student at Fed Poly Ilaro 16th Convocation

    A Twenty-three-year-old,  Joseph  David, has emerged the overall best among 351 students that made distinction in Higher National Diploma (HND) for the 2015/2016 academic session.

    David was the cynosure of eyes at the 16th Convocation and Founder’s Day of the Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, Ogun State.

    David, who hails from Adavi in Kogi State, scored a Cumulative Grade Point Aggregate (CGPA) of 3.82 to become the best in the Department of Catering and Hotel Management in the school.

    In a chat with newsmen, David […]

  • SO SAD!!! UNILORIN PhD graduand dies on convocation day

    SO SAD!!! UNILORIN PhD graduand dies on convocation day

    A postgraduate student of Arabic at the University of Ilorin, AbdulHafeez Adedimeji, died on Saturday, the day he was to receive his doctorate at a convocation.

     

    Sources told our correspondent that another doctoral graduand died shortly before the ceremony.

    Soon after the Dean, Faculty of Post Graduate Studies, Prof. Badmas Yusuf, informed attendants of the graduands’ demise, a gloomy atmosphere enveloped the lively UNILORIN auditorium where the 32nd graduation activities were being held.

    Adedimeji, who until his death was a lecturer at the […]

  • Unilorin to inaugurate 15 projects during convocation

    Unilorin to inaugurate 15 projects during convocation

    No fewer than 15 newly completed projects are to be inaugurated at the University of Ilorin as part of activities marking the institution’s 32nd Convocation Ceremonies.

    The University of Ilorin Bulletin issued on Monday in Ilorin stated that the projects would be inaugurated on October 22.

    It said the projects would include the 6.5km Main Campus-College of Health Sciences link road, the new Senate Chamber, the new Office Block for Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences and the new Block of Laboratories for Faculty […]

  • Convocation: Al-Hikmah University graduates 924 students

    Convocation: Al-Hikmah University graduates 924 students

    Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin, Kwara State on Saturday awarded degrees and prizes to 924 students at its 6th graduation.

    Prof. Taofeek Ibrahim, the Vice-Chancellor of the university, made this known during his convocation address in Ilorin.

    Ibrahim said the institution was presenting a total of 874 graduates with first degree and 50 graduates with post graduate degrees.

    Ibrahim noted: “In the current session, we are happy to announce that we are presenting 874 graduates with first degree, this shows seven per cent increase over […]

  • See the gift a Babcock Student got from his parents at his convocation … Photo

    See the gift a Babcock Student got from his parents at his convocation … Photo

    According to IG User oluwa_hibot, a graduate of Babcock University got this as a convocation gift from his parents today. It was easily spotted thanks to the banner they hung on it. How nice!

    According to IG User oluwa_hibot, a graduate of Babcock University got this as a convocation gift from his parents today. It was easily spotted thanks to the banner they hung on it. How