• LASU demotes professor for lack of qualification

    LASU demotes professor for lack of qualification

    According to reports, the Lagos State University‎ (LASU), Ojo, has announced the demotion of a lecturer, Olatunji Abanikannda, from professor to a senior lecturer over alleged lack of requisite papers and journals.

    Abanikannda, a former Professor of Animal Breeding and Genetics, was the immediate past Director, LASU External System (part-time programme)‎.

    In 2014, he contested for the post of the Deputy ‎Vice-Chancellor, but lost to Prof. Fidelis Njokanma.‎

    The Vice-Chancellor of the institution, Prof. Olanrewaju Fagbohun, however, confirmed the demotion in a telephone […]

  • Drama as Buhari’s NCC board nominee presents one-year diploma certificate as academic qualification

    Drama as Buhari’s NCC board nominee presents one-year diploma certificate as academic qualification

    One of the arrowheads for the campaign that the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria be scrapped, Alhaji Aliyu Saidu Abubakar, on Wednesday, insisted that Nigeria does not deserve a bicameral legislature.

    Aliyu, who is a nominee representing the North East in the proposed Governing Board of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) stated that the upper legislative chamber was a waste of fund and government resources.

    The nominee had appeared before the Senator Gilbert Nnaji-led committee on Communications for the ongoing […]

  • Cristiano Ronaldo hails Portugal qualification after ‘crazy’ Hungary draw

    Cristiano Ronaldo hails Portugal qualification after ‘crazy’ Hungary draw

    Record-breaking Cristiano Ronaldo said he was simply relieved to progress to the round of 16 after scoring twice in Portugal’s “crazy” 3-3 draw with Hungary.

    Hungary led three times in Wednesday’s Group F clash but Portugal hit back each time, first when Ronaldo set up Nani before half-time and then when the Real Madrid man flicked home in the 50th minute and headed in a Ricardo Quaresma cross in the 62nd minute.

    They were Ronaldo’s first goals of the tournament, and saw […]