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The Dilemma of Moral Instructions: Exploring the Fela Falana Construct

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Thoughts on Falz's Moral Instruction Album by 'Joba Ojelabi

If a need to rank art forms ever arose, it might not be entirely foolish to bet that music would clinch the top ranks. With the diverse genres and musical subclassifications that exist, it remains perhaps the most relatable form of art. While a person might find it difficult to see the beauty of a painting, or appreciate the imperfections of a sculpture, it’s safer to assume that there’s a song for every man or at least every mood. Whether it’s the solemn sound of Yaani or the aggressive vibrations that characterizes the metallic genre of music, there’s someone that vibrates on the same frequency. This is why music, as a form of art, has over time been used when there’s a need to communicate with the public.

By hiding their message in the lyrics of a song, brands have been able to sell their products, politicians have able to get their names on the lips of the masses, and activists have been able to spread their ideal…

OAU Resumption Dates Postponed

This is to inform the great Ife students that resumption dates for 2018/2019 Academic Session has been postponed.

FRESH STUDENTS --March 30,2019

RETURNING STUDENTS - April 7,2019

How We Intend To Create Employment, Boost Economy through The Nigerian Campus Technology and Information Technology Exhibition- Creative Director,Technology Market

How We Intend To  Create Employment, Boost Economy through The  Nigerian Campus Technology and Information Technology Exhibition- Creative Director,Technology Market

Organizers of the Nigerian Campus Technology and Information Technology Exhibition scheduled to commence from Osun state have spoken extensively on why they are embarking on the two day program. 

Speaking to newsmen in Abuja , the Creative Director of the Nigerian Technology Market,Olanrewaju Oyedeji  noted that Technology and Information Technology remains a pivotal tool for development in Nigeria and thus the important need for the Exhibition Program.

"We have decided to go to campuses with the aim to ensure that young minds who have Technology and Information Technology ideas are given a platform to showcase what they have got. We believe strongly that with our plans , we will be doing the society alot of good" he noted.

Speaking further on the plan to create employment through the Exhibition program, Olanrew…

Election: FG Declares Friday Public Holiday, Excludes Bankers

The federal government of Nigeria has declared Friday, February 22, 2019, as a public holiday, in preparation for the February 23 presidential and parliamentary elections.

The ministry of interior via a statement on Wednesday, however, excluded bankers and those offering essential services across the nation.

“Federal Government declares Friday 22, February 2019 as work-free day. Those providing essential duties and bankers are excluded,”

“The work-free day is to enable citizens return to their poling units for the reschedule Presidential & National Assembly elections.

“Security agencies have been directed to ensure safety of lives & property before, during & after the general election.”

We Are Now Ready For Election, Says INEC

After the tongue lashing by virtually all segments of the public for last Saturday’s last minute postponement of the presidential and National Assembly election, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday began the public confidence rebuilding process, telling Nigerians that it is now ready to hold the poll rescheduled for Saturday nationwide.

Its Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, in his first progress report told the media in Abuja that the hitches that caused the poll shift have been cleared and that the fresh time-lines for the conduct of the election are now being met.

Specifically, he said the commission has achieved 98 per cent reconfiguration of its smart card readers, saying it is a significant milestone towards the conduct of the election and assured that the remaining two per cent would be completed today.

Responding to media reports that a couple of its senior officials are being quizzed by the Department of State Security (DSS), raising fears that the co…

BREAKING: JAMB Shifts 2019 UTME Examinations

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board ( JAMB ) has shifted the dates for the conduct of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations.

The management of the board is currently in a meeting to decide a new date for the examinations.

Details later

2018/2019 FRESH STUDENTS REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Payment of Acceptance Fee, Other Fees, Accommodation Request, Admission Screening etc commence on Monday 18th February, 2019 by 9.00am

INEC Postpones General Election

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BREAKING: INEC May Postpone Election Till Next Weekday

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INEC May Postpone Election Till Tuesday For Logistics Reasons 
Reports reaching Journalists indicate that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) may postpone the 2019 general elections scheduled to begin tomorrow till Tuesday for logistics reasons.
A credible source in INEC said the development may be due to the fact that sensitive materials needed for the election are yet to be distributed in some states of the federation.
He also said the Commission is trying to put adequate security measures in place.
INEC Chairman, Professor Manhood Yakubu and other senior officials of the commission as well as other relevant agencies crucial to the conduct of the election are currently in an emergency. Details later…

OAU Freshers Departmental Helplines

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The following contacts are official Student helplines for various departments and Faculties on campus.
To add your Department, contact Babafaros on 08064189480(WhatsApp) 



Dept:- Agricultural Economics President - 08066573087
Agricultural Extension and Rural Development  President - 08146232828
Public Administration  Gbadebo moses oluwaseun  Post--- President 08182867860
Ojo oluwafemi adebayo  Public Relation Officer 08163408329
Electrical /Electronics Engineering  Acting President 08171136516

Psychology Midas  PRO 08064636924
 Sociology and Anthropology  Public Relation Officer  Azeez - 08164458908

Political Science  Public relations officer Boyelee 08146238568
Department: ARTS AND SOCIAL SCIENCE GENERAL SECRETARY 09075177904, 08160061495.
Local Government Studies  Welfare Director Vitus Emmanuel  08161370108 
Physics & Engineering Physics  A.G.S Infajay 08100441306
Guidance and counseling department President-09082262188 Plo-09082812999
08132163157 Nursing President
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