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1st International Conference of Smallholder Farmers, Dec 1 – 3

The Department of Geography, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Lagos will be organizing its 1st International Conference of Smallholder Farmers, with the theme Strengthening Smallholder Farmers for Resilient and Sustainable Agro-Food System Development in Sub-Saharan Africa as scheduled below: Date:   Wednesday, December 1 – Friday, December 3, 2021 Time:  9:00a.m. – 5:00p.m. Venue: Faculty…

Professor Olufemi Saibu Delivers 17th Inaugural Lecture, November 17

Professor Olufemi Saibu of the Department of Economics, Faculty of Social Sciences, will deliver the seventeenth (17th) Inaugural Lecture in the 2019/2020 Academic Session of the University of Lagos on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at 4.00p.m. at the J. F. Ade. Ajayi Auditorium, UNILAG, Akoka. The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS, will preside over the Lecture entitled: “Rethinking the   Development Process in…

Professor Oni Fagbohungbe Delivers 15th Inaugural Lecture, October 20

Professor Oni Bamikole Fagbohungbe of the Department of Psychology, Faculty of Social Sciences, will deliver the fifteenth (15th) Inaugural Lecture in the 2019/2020 Academic Session of the University of Lagos on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 at 4.00p.m. at the J. F. Ade. Ajayi Auditorium, UNILAG, Akoka. The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS, will preside over the Lecture entitled: “Perceived Inequity, Illusion of…

TRANSPORT MINISTER DEFENDS KANO-MARADI CROSS BORDER PROJECT

Nigeria’s Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi has defended the 284-kilometre cross-border Kano – Katsina – Jibia – Maradi rail line, describing the project as being executed in the interest of international trade. Speaking against the backdrop of accusations of tribalism leveled against President Muhammadu Buhari with regards to the project, the transport minister noted…

Department of Economics Organises 2021 Annual Public Lecture, Sept 24

Department of Economics, Faculty of Social Sciences, is organising its Annual Public Lecture titled: “The Nigeria’s National Railway Transport Project: Network, Financing, Challenges and the Way Forward”. The Public Lecture which will be delivered by the Minister of Transport, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi,OON, is scheduled as follows: Date:               Friday, September 24, 2021 Time:             …

ANOTHER UNILAG DON BAGS ONE YEAR FELLOWSHIP AWARD

Dr. Wakil Asekun of the Department of Psychology, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Lagos has won the ARUA-CARNEGIE Early Career Research Fellowship award. The award is courtesy of the African Research Universities Alliance, Africa in collaboration with Carnegie Corporation of New York, United States of America. This comes with Dr. Asekun’s deployment to the…

VIRGINIA STATE UNIVERSITY DON INSTITUTES PRIZE FOR BEST GRADUATING STUDENT IN SOCIOLOGY

A lecturer in Criminal Justice at the Virginia State University, United States of America (USA); Professor Ifeoma Okoye has instituted an annual prize of One hundred thousand naira (N100,000) to the best graduating student in Sociology in the University of Lagos. While presenting the cheques to the Office of Advancement, University of Lagos, Professor Okoye…

Faculty of Social Sciences Holds Seminar, August 3

Faculty of Social Sciences cordially invites members of the University community to a seminar entitled “Coronanomics: Setting an Agenda for the Post Pandemic National Economy”. Keynote Speaker:            Dr. Ayo Teriba, CEO, Economic Associates Lagos Discussant:                        Dr. Babatunde Adeoye, Associate Professor, Department of Economics The seminar is scheduled as follows: Date:                                     Tuesday, August…

Department of Sociology Organises 2021 Annual Lecture and Conference, July 28

Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social Sciences cordially invites members of the University community to its 2021 Annual Lecture and Conference with the theme, “Nigeria’s Data Challenge” scheduled as follows: Date:                           Wednesday, July 28, 2021 Time:                          9:00a.m. Venue:                         Faculty of Social Sciences Lecture Theatre Join Virtually on Zoom: Meeting…

Faculty of Social Sciences Holds Webinar on Online Teaching, February 9

In a bid to address some of the challenges of transitioning to online teaching in the University and enhance the capability of academic staff in online teaching, the Faculty of Social Sciences will hold a Zoom webinar scheduled as follows: Topic:            Opportunities and Challenges in Online Teaching  Date:  Tuesday, February 9, 2021 Time:             10:00a.m.…