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Fathers and nuns: Battling with nature and celibacy

By Owei Lakemfa
WHEN I was an undergraduate in the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, one of our teachers (not lecturer) was the famous Ugandan writer, Okot P’Bitek, author of best sellers like ‘Song of Lawino’ and ‘Song Of A Prisoner.’ We had two Nuns in the class and quite often, P’Bitek who came to class, singing, would stop in front of one of the Nuns and ask rhetorically: “Sister, your mother gave birth to you and you say you don’t want to give birth?”  The class would roar and he would move on to the front of the class, still singing.
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I Never Claimed To Have Gotten A Degree From OAU – Dapo Abiodun

I Never Claimed To Have Gotten A Degree From OAU – Dapo Abiodun

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Ogun State, Mr Dapo Abiodun, has reacted to the certificate scandal hanging over his campaign, insisting the whole matter is down to mudslinging. During an appearance on Channels Television’s Sunday Politics, Mr Abiodun said he was not worried about the scandal. “There

Ogun indigenes abroad endorse GNI

Ogun indigenes abroad endorse GNI

Ogun State indigenes in the United States of America, Europe and Canada have endorsed the governorship candidate of African Democratic Congress (ADC), Prince Gboyega Nasir Isiaka (GNI) and promised to mobilise support for his election  in 2019. They also expressed appreciation to the Yewa traditional council of Obas, Awori Traditional Council of Obas and Yewa […]
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Prof. Akindele: Group commends ICPC on arraignment OAU lecturer

Prof. Akindele: Group commends ICPC on arraignment OAU lecturer

Femi Folaranmi, Yenagoa The SOFADONDO (SDD), an advocacy group against harassment of female students, has commended the Independent Corrupt Practises Commission (ICPC) over moves to arraign Prof. Richard Akindele who was indicted and dismissed by the authorities of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) for the alleged harassment of Ms Monica Osagie. The SDD, in a statement […]
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Sex-for-marks Scandal: ICPC to arraign ex OAU Professor

Sex-for-marks Scandal: ICPC to arraign ex OAU Professor

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) will on Monday, Nov. 19 arraign a former lecturer of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Prof. Richard Akindele, at the Federal High Court, Osogbo. He is to be arraigned for allegedly demanding sex from one of his students, Ms Monica Osagie, in order to […] …

Uncertainty over Akinyele’s health

  How $9.7m, ‎£74,000 was found in former NNPC GMD’s house -Witness

There were unconfirmed reports, yesterday, about the state of health of former Information Minister, Chief Alex Akinyele, who is 80. Akinyele, born to Pa Akinyele a soldier and an ex-serviceman, attended all Saints Primary School Ondo, Gboluji Grammar School Ile-Oluji and St. Andrew’s College Oyo. He graduated from University of Ife now Obafemi Awolowo University. […] …

Students grumble as OAU reduces participation in West African University Games

Students grumble as OAU reduces participation in West African University Games

WAUG is a two-week event scheduled to commence 0ctober 31. The 2018 edition will hold in University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT).
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Unilorin begins screening of 39,711 candidates for post-UTME – Spokesman

NAN The University of Ilorin has begun screening for its post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination
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