THREE TEAMS EMERGE JOINT WINNERS AT FIRST OFFICIAL HACKATON OF DITCh PLASTIC PROJECT NIGERIA

Three different teams of tech innovators and hackers emerged joint winners of the first official Hackaton of DITCh Plastic Project, Nigeria. The event, which kicked off at the NITDA Information Technology Hub, UNILAG, on Thursday, 15th July 2021, was a blended one (physical and virtual). It had participants from all over the country with varied…

X-raying COVID-19 Vaccines Migration from Research to Manufacturing

The Production of vaccines, how they are made and how they work was the thrust during the 2nd edition of the Arthur Mbanefo Annual lecture series. The lecture titled: ‘Covid-19 Vaccines Production: From Research and Development to Manufacturing’ was delivered by a renowned Microbiologist; Prof. Richard A. Adegbola, FAS He defined vaccines as biological products…

Time-Table for Elections into Executive Positions in Faculties and Departments for 2020/2021 Academic Session

The Time-table for elections into executive positions in Faculties and Departments for the 2020/2021 academic session is as follows: S/N Date Activities 1. Wednesday, 04/08/21 Meeting with Sub-Deans/Staff Advisers 2. Wednesday, 04/08/21 Release of 2020/2021 Election Guidelines for commencement of the electioneering campaigns in the Faculties and Departments 3. Thursday, 05/08/21 Formation of Electoral Committees…

Another UNILAG Don Bags UASP Fellowship, To Visit U.S. University

Dr Basirat Oyalowo of the Department of Estate Management/Centre for Housing and Sustainable Development, University of Lagos has been selected as a finalist to participate in the University Administration Support Program (UASP) Fellowship in Research Management. The programme is funded by the Carnegie Corporation of New York and administered by IREX. The selection followed her…

UNILAG, JOBBERMAN SIGNS MOU ON SKILL ACQUISITION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP

The University of Lagos has signed an MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) with Nigeria’s number one on-line jobs platform, Jobberman to explore a new technological partnership that will benefit our students. The partnership intends to focus on components such as youth developmentalong with offering online career advice, personalised HR solutions for undergraduates. The Communication Head, Jobberman,…

DLI Holds International Colloquium, September 16

The Distance Learning Institute (DLI), University of Lagos is cordially inviting members of the University community and the general public to its international colloquium entitled, “Recalibrating Open Distance Education & E-learning For Resilient & Inclusive Education.” The Colloquium is scheduled as follows: Date:                     Thursday, September 16, 2021 Time:                    11:00a.m. Venue: Nurudeen Alao Auditorium,…