UNILAG Commemorates 60 Years of Providing Higher Education, Aspires to Become a University of the Future

Monday, October 3, 2022 was a day to relive the rich and illustrious history of the University of Lagos. On that day, exactly 60 years ago, academic activities commenced at the newly established tertiary institution – the first by the Federal Government of post-independent Nigeria – with 28 students at the Medical School, Idi-Araba. It…

UNILAG to Adopt 2 Schools as Part of Community Project

The Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos, Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, FAS, has announced the readiness of the University to adopt two Secondary Schools within its host communities. The adoption, according to the Vice-Chancellor, is part of the university’s core mandate especially as it relates to community impact. Speaking in his office on Tuesday, October 4, 2022 while…

UNILAG Observes 60th Anniversary Church Service

Activities to mark the 60th anniversary of the University continued on Sunday, October 2, 2022, with a special interdenominational service at the Chapel of Christ Our Light. The Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of the Governing Council, Distinguished Senator Lanrewaju Tejuosho; Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS; the Deputy Vice-Chancellors, Professor Ayodele Atsenuwa, Professor Lucian Obinna Chukwu,…

UNILAG Sports Centre Commemorates Independence Day Anniversary with ‘6,000 Seconds’ Fitness Drill

A large gathering of fitness enthusiasts defied the early showers of Saturday, October 1, 2022, to take part in the “6, 000 Seconds of Strength, Endurance, and Cardio” event organised by the University of Lagos Sports, Recreation, Keep-Fit and Wellness Centre. Held at the Indoor Sports Hall, the early morning event had in attendance the…

UNILAG Strengthens Sub-Regional Alliance with Université Charles Louis De Montesquieu

The University of Lagos, on Friday, September 30, 2022, played host to the Vice-Chancellor, Université Charles Louis de Montesquieu, Professor Amoa Urbain. The visit was to strengthen the alliance between the two West African Universities. The august visitor was received by the Dean of the School of Postgraduate Studies (SPGS), Professor Alabi Soneye, along with…

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Massive Development of Infrastructure Continues at UNILAG as VC Commissions New Facility at the Main Library and Refurbished Sofoluwe Park, Oct. 20

The University of Lagos Management steered by the Vice-Chancellor, Professor OluwatoyinOgundipe, FAS has continued to demonstrate its commitment towards building a world-class university by pursuing activities aimed at the massive development of infrastructure at its campuses in Akoka, Idi-Araba, and Yaba. To this end, the Vice-Chancellor along with the management of Alpha Morgan Capital Managers…

Ilomuanya Wins 2022 Jeiven/Med-Africa Research Grant

Dr. Margaret Ilomuanya of the Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Pharmacy has won the 2022 MED-AFRICA research grant for her project proposal titled: “Fiber development/characterization using micro-architecture in micro-adhesive electrospun scaffolds from multi-photon and scanning electron microscopy: Application in Multipurpose prevention and contraceptive technologies.”   Dr. Ilomuanya is internationally recognized for her…

Vice-Chancellor Ogundipe Commissions New Facilities at Distance Learning Institute

Learning activities at the Distance Learning Institute of the University of Lagos received a boost on Thursday, September 29, 2022, as the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, FAS, commissioned two new facilities to enhance equal opportunity and inclusivity among staff and students. The facilities – an Equal Opportunities E- Resource Centre and a water storage, treatment…