Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki has in the bid to provide safe passage for students, staff and members of the University of Benin community, disclosed that the state government will construct a pedestrian overhead bridge at the main gate of the University of Benin.
Many students of the university have in the past lost their lives in the course of crossing the ever-busy Benin-Lagos expressway to the institution’s campus.
Speaking at the 42nd convocation ceremony of UNIBEN on Saturday, Governor Obaseki said, Edo […]
It was gathered that the University of Benin has received the approval of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission for an embedded electricity generation licence to operate a 7.5 megawatts independent power project within the university.
The Vice-Chancellor of the university, Prof. Faraday Orumwense, disclosed this on Tuesday while briefing journalists on its forthcoming 42nd convocation and founders’ day ceremonies scheduled to hold from November 23 to November 26, 2016.
Orumwense noted that the university also secured a licence to operate an independent […]
Reports being circulated on social media by some students of the University of Benin reveal two students namely Joel and Precious have been killed by an act of jealousy. Follow screenshots of the story as narrated on a whatsapp group:
This is a very touching story of a beautiful couple in Benin, Edo State who met their tragic end through an evil act reportedly orchestrated by a jealous lady who had a crush on the male partner.
Meanwhile, there is no official […]
The management of the University of Benin, Edo State, has announced the suspension of its post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination.
The announcement was made barely 24 hours after the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, instructed the nation’s tertiary institutions to stop the conduct of the exercise.
“If any tertiary institution has conducted the post-UTME, such an exercise stands annulled and money taken from candidates must be returned immediately,” Adamu had said in a statement through the Deputy Director, Press and Public Relations, in […]
There was excitement at the University of Benin (UNIBEN) when Lauretta Obakpolor was elected the first woman president of the Students’ Union Government (SUG). EZEKIEL EFEOBHOKHAN (500-Level Pharmacy) reports.
A woman has been elected Students’ Union Government (SUG) president for the first time in the history of the University of Benin (UNIBEN).
She is Lauretta Obakpolor, a 400-Level Pharmacy student. She beat five other candidates with 2,283 votes to win the coveted position.
Immediately the electoral committee declared her winner, shouts of her […]
The management of the University of Benin, Edo State, on Monday said that the university has concluded plans to install the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammad Sanusi II, as the 9th Chancellor of the institution.
The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Faraday Orunmwense, who announced this at a press briefing in Benin, noted that the former Central Bank of Nigeria governor would be formally installed on November 25, 2015, during the university’s 41st Convocation and 45th Founders’ Day ceremony.
Orunmwense explained that out of a […]
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It was gathered that the former governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, and Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi (Muhammad Sanusi II), has been appointed as the pro-chancellor of the University of Benin, Edo State.
Sanusi received his letter of appointment at his palace on Monday from the Minister of Education, Ibrahim Shekarau. The former CBN boss who raised the issue of the missing money at NNPC, said it is good to always do good.
“I’m saying this because as the […]