UNILAG IS KEEN ON SKILLS DEVELOPMENT, EMPLOYABILITY – VC

The University of Lagos has, over the years, been changing the narrative of tertiary education through the impartation of practicable knowledge and skills development at all levels of learning. This, according to the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, FAS, is in pursuit of the UNILAG 25-year Development Plan which, among other things, harps on Skills Development…

UNILAG HANDS OVER SITE TO SNEPCO FOR CONSTRUCTION OF NEW CoE

Management of the University of Lagos, on Monday, May 16, 2022, formally handed over the site for the construction of the NNPC/SNEPCO UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS Centre of Excellence (CoE) Project in Geophysics to the donor; Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo). The project which will be constructed by 225MM Construct Limited is expected be…

Dr. Felicia Ejiah wins Royal Society of Chemistry Research Grant

Dr. Felicia Ejiah of the Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science has won a research grant from the Royal Society of Chemistry, United Kingdom. The research grant with a value of £4,000 was awarded for her research project titled, “Antiproliferative activity and mechanistic study of some metal complexes containing anthranilamide Schiff base moiety”. On behalf…

Dr. Temilola Oluseyi Jointly Wins Royal Society Research Grant

Dr. Temilola Oluseyi of the Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science has jointly won a Royal Society research grant with Dr. Heather Coleman of the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Ulster, UK for their project on: “Low-cost alternative water treatment for the removal of pharmaceuticals in domestic wastewater in Lagos, Nigeria”. The…

Handing-Over Ceremony of The Faculty of Science Laboratory Site

On Thursday, March 10, 2022, the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, FAS, handed over the site for the construction of the Faculty of Science Laboratory to contractors, Planet Projects limited. The Dean of the Faculty of Science, Prof. Elijah Oyeyemi, in his brief address, disclosed that the dream of constructing a Faculty of Science Laboratory started…

Department of Zoology Sends Forth Prof. Winifred Makanjuola, February 25

The Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, cordially invites members of staff, students and entire University community to the Retirement Ceremony of Professor Winifred Ayinke Makanjuola, a Professor of Applied Entomology and Pest Management, as she retires from active service. The retirement ceremony is scheduled as follows: Date:                    Friday, February 25, 2022 Time:…

Department of Zoology Holds 1-Day Workshop on Odonata Species

The Department of Zoology hosted a 1-day training workshop on “Collection, Preservation and Taxonomy of Odonata Species” on Wednesday, February 10, 2022. The Nigeria Odonata workshop is a segment of the study of Nigerian Odonata (dragonflies and damselflies) involving a survey of some selected forested areas in Cross River State. It was organised as a…

UNILAG NITHUB DEBUTS “INCLUDE 1.0”, 10 INDIGENT STUDENTS GET LAPTOPS

Ten students of the Computer Science Department, Faculty of Science, University of Lagos, were on Thursday, February 10, 2022 empowered with a laptop computer each. The gesture was the highpoint of the INCLUDE 1.0 organized by the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) IT Hub (NITHUB), University of Lagos. The event, according to the Director…