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UNIOSUN VC reads riot act to students: Pay fees or forfiet exams

The Vice-Chancellor of Osun State University, Professor Labode Popoola, has stated that students owing tuition fees will henceforth be prevented from writing examinations. Professor Popoola dropped the bombshell at the 10th Matriculation Ceremony for the 2016/17 academic session of the institution. The Vice-Chancellor lamented that the students’ debt from unpaid tuition fees had increasingly soared […]

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The Nigerian academia in 2050: Looking backwards today to see tomorrow

Tobi Oshodi, University of Leuven, Belgium The multidimensional challenges facing the academia in Nigeria are not new and neither are efforts at engaging and/or improving them novel. Moreover, these challenges are not disconnected from those facing the Nigerian state. To, therefore, grasp the challenges facing the academia is to understand the history and nature of […]