Strike: Varsities, students count losses

Nigerians are worried over the incessant strikes rocking the university system. To them, if not addressed once and for all, it will further bring the system to its kneels Apparently, these are not the best of times for the Nigerian university system and especially the students. While the system is yet to recover from the disruption of academic activities as a result of the industrial action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), the ivory towers were once again faced with fresh trouble, last week. A fresh strike, declared,…

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Varsities, industry disconnect, bane of research – AAU VC

The Vice-Chancellor of Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma, Edo State, Prof. Ignatius Onimawo speaks about his administration’s outstanding progress, challenges and how disconnect between industries and universities affects research profile of universities in this interview with CAJETAN MMUTA     What progress has the university recorded in the last 10 months of your administration? First and foremost, I want to say that Ambrose Alli University has come of age and have been able to put our mark on the sand of time. We have produced very eminent personalities that have…

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