Onasoji Onadiji bags OAU’s doctorate degree, gives gratitude

By Banji Ayoola Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, Ile Ife on Saturday, December 14, 2019 awarded diplomas and degrees to 7,331 graduates of the institution at a convocation during which three eminent Nigerians were also given honorary doctorate degrees. The honorary doctoral degree awardees are the first female Chairperson of First Bank Plc, Dr.  (Mrs) IbukunOluwa […]

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Ekiti 2019 Festival begins Wednesday December 11

This Year’s Edition of Ekiti State Festival of Arts and Culture, Ekifest 2019, will begin on Wednesday, December 11, 2019. It would hold under the Theme: “Arts and Culture: Tool for Restoration of Values and Socio-Economic Empowerment.” The event would hold at Ekiti Parapo Pavilion, Ado-Ekiti; Ikogosi Warm Spring Resort, Ikogosi- Ekiti; and Adetiloye Hall, […]

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Ajasin colloquium holds November 28 in Akure

By Banji Ayoola The 2019 Michael Adekunle Ajasin Colloquium will hold on November 28 in Akure, the Ondo State capital. A statement issued by Prof C.O.O. Kolawole and Mrs Jumoke Anifowose (nee Ajasin) on behalf of Ajasin Foundation, the organisers, said that the event is holding under the theme: “Promoting Economic Development, Social Justice and […]

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African American University honours Ipetu Ijesa royal father Oba Agunbiade Oke, others

African American University, Porto Novo, Republic of Benin, will on Friday, November 29, 2019 confer the institution’s honourary doctorate degrees on the Ajalaye of Ipetu Ijesa, in Oriade Local Government of Osun State, HRM, Oba (Dr) Adeleke Agunbiade Oke and four others. Besides, the Association of the 1988/89 Set of Ipetu Ijesa Grammar School Students […]

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Fedpoly Ile Oluji rector, Fasakin greets Muslims at Eid-el-Maulud

The rector of Federal Polytechnic, Ile Oluji, Ondo State, Prof Adedayo Fasakin, has felicitated with Muslims nationwide on the commemoration of the birthday of Prophet Mohammed. In a statement personally signed by him, he said: “On behalf of the Council, Academic Board, Management, Staff and Students of the Federal Polytechnic, Ile-Oluji, Ondo State, I warmly […]

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Ajibefun: Celebrating excellence and builder of two best institutions

By Kolawole Adams  The recent ranking of Adekunle Ajasin University as the best state university in webometrics attracted my attention to this subject. And I believe same news must have done the same for many elsewhere, causing people to wonder why a university in the obscure part of far Ondo State! But I believe excellence, […]

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Ajibefun is leaving behind an excellent Ajasin University

By Williams Akolade Before the fifth Vice Chancellor of Ondo State owned Adekunle Ajasin University was announced  in January 2015, not many had anticipated that the ball would be passed to Professor Igbekele Ajibefun, the former Rector of the Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, not even Ajibefun himself. At best, about the time, the professor had considered […]

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Milestone as brother celebrates Lateef Ajani on birthday

By Adesoye Ajani My brother and my best friend, Rtd. Supol Abdulateef Oyeniyi Ajani, I celebrate you today on the occasion of your birth. You are a source of inspiration to me and everyone that associates with you. Your support and love for me cannot be quantified while your selfless service to humanity is second […]

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