Saturday, 28 May 2022

OAU Set To Inaugurates The New Vice-Chancellor Amidst Asuu Strike.

By Olukanmi Abidemi Abeeb ÀBÍMÓ 

The Obafemi Awolowo University is set to inaugurate Professor Adebayo Simeon Bamire as the new  Vice-Chancellor according to the release of the directorate of corporate services of the internal memorandum.

Recall it was earlier reported by OAU Peeps News Agency that Professor Adebayo Simeon Bamire was appointed as the new Vice-Chancellor out of the twenty applicants of which sixteen were shortlisted, having met the advertised criteria. 

His appointment which however was not acceptable by ile-ife indigenes because of the  emergence of non-ife indigene as the incoming Vice Chancellor of the institution made aggrieved indigenes of the ancient city, to protest against the appointment of Professor Adebayo Simeon Bamire as they went spiritual as some of them were seen in their full-blown traditional outfits

The inauguration ceremony has been scheduled to hold on Tuesday 7th June, 2022 by10am at the level of Oduduwa hall.

Thursday, 26 May 2022

Babafaros Appointed As West Africa Youth Ambassador

By Ayomide Emmanuel

Popular social media influencer and former Editor in Chief of OAU Peeps News Agency Farombi Oluwaseun Babafaros has been appointed as West Africa Youth Ambassador

The letter of Appointment which was signed by the President/Chairman of the West Africa Youth Council Amb. Emmanuel S. William confirm that the board of the West African(ECOWAS) Youth Council on the recommendation of her young people appointed him as a West Africa Youth Ambassador. 

The appointment which came because of his laudable antecedents of dedication, hard work and diligence in the area of service to humanity and commendable work as an advocate and relentless crusader of promoting entrepreneurship for African Youths.

Taking to his instagram page, the social media influencer said. The ECOWAS Youth Council under the Chairmanship of @theseunwilliam has just considered me worthy of being appointed one of her Ambassadors. I must really state that I appreciate this appointment as it is a charge for me to invest more in nation-building through the promotion of entrepreneurship amongst the teeming Nigerian and African youths at large. 

Moving forward, I promise not to misuse this opportunity and to contribute my quota in projecting the good name and ideals of the Youth Council beyond the shores of Africa.

#ECOWAS #YouthAmbassador


Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) JUPEB Admission Form 2022/2023 : Get Admitted Directly into 200 Level

 


Applications are welcomed from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board (JUPEB) Programme for the 2022/2023 Session.

OAU JUPEB Programme leads to the JUPEB Certificate award, which enables the candidate to gain Direct Entry admissions into Obafemi Awolowo University and other Universities in Nigeria.

Candidates Eligible for OAU JUPEB

Eligible Candidates must possess a minimum of 5 Credits at a maximum of two sittings in at least 5 subjects (inclusive of English Language) relevant to the candidates’ desired course of study at the University.

Duration of OAU JUPEB Programme

The duration of the OAU JUPEB Programme is a minimum of one academic session of two Semesters.

Available Subject Combinations for OAU JUPEB Programme

 

FacultySubject Combinations
AdministrationEconomics, Government, Mathematics (EGM)
Accounts, Economics, Geography OR Government (AEG)
AgricultureBiology, Chemistry, Physics (BCP)
ArtsEconomics, Government, Literature-in-English (EGL)
Government/Literature in English/Christian Religious Studies (GLC)
Government/Literature in English/Islamic Religious Studies (GLI)

Education

Any of the following subject combinations as applicable: BCP, CMP, EGL, EGM, GMP, GLR, MGE

Environmental Design & Management

Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics (CMP)
Geography, Mathematics, Physics (GMP)
Mathematics, Geography, Economics (MGE)

Law

Government, Literature-in-English, Christian Religious Studies  (GLC)
Government, Literature-in-English, Islamic Religious Studies (GLI)
Economics, Government, Literature-in-English (EGL)
PharmacyBiology, Chemistry, Physics (BCP)
SciencesBiology, Chemistry, Physics (BCP)
Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics (CMP)
Social SciencesEconomics, Government, Mathematics (EGM)
Mathematics, Geography, Economics (MGE)
TechnologyChemistry, Mathematics, Physics (CMP)
College of Health SciencesBiology, Chemistry, Physics (BCP)

Candidates are to note that the above-listed subject combinations meet the requirements (as applicable) for admission into Degree Programmes in the Arts, Sciences and Social Sciences courses in Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife and other universities in Nigeria.

How to Apply for OAU JUPEB Form

To pay your application fee, you can choose from either of the two Payment methods provided below:

  1. Method 1: Payment through Paystack: You can pay the ₦15,000.00 Application Fee through Paystack Payment Platform with the options of paying with your ATM or Debit Card, Bank Transfer, USSD, Direct account debit, e.t.c.
  2. Method 2: Payment through e-Tranzact Webconnect: Alternatively, you can also pay the ₦15,000.00 Application Fee through the e-Tranzact Webconnect Payment Platform using your ATM or Debit Card.
  3. Click on your preferred Payment Method (either Paystackor e-tranzact).
  4. Follow the displayed Payment Instruction
  5. Fill the online Application Form and upload your recent passport photograph. The passport photograph must meet the following specifications:
    1. The passport photograph must be coloured with white background (a Black and white photograph is not acceptable).
    2. The passport must be recent (not earlier than 3 months before the time of the application) and the size should not be more than 100KB.
  6. After filling the form, log out and keep your username and password safe. (Save your Username and Password on your Phone so as not to forget). Keep checking the website from time to time for the actual date of the entrance examination.  
OAU JUPEB Programme Admission General Information

  • All Applicants are advised to be checking our website from time to time for the actual date of the Preliminary Entrance Exam and other relevant information.
  • All Candidates are required to use valid e-mail addresses and PERSONAL Telephone Numbers.
  • The forms must be filled and submitted on-line either immediately or within 2 weeks of accessing the website. No downloaded or printed copies of forms will be accepted.
  • Applicants are to note that 2022/2023 JUPEB Entrance Exam holds at Ile-Ife centre (Moro Campus) only.
  • Candidates are advised to follow the Application Instructions very carefully and ensure they select the Correct SUBJECT COMBINATION. Failure to do so may adversely affect the Candidate

FURTHER ENQUIRIES:

Phone: 0810 828 7293, 0813 244 7202;
Mail: jupeb@oaucdl.edu.ng

 Start your Application Now

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Application For 2022/2023 OAU Predegree Programme Starts, See Details

 

Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Pre-Degree Programme for the 2022/2023 Session.

The application portal opens on 23rd May and will close on the 24th of June 2022

Eligibility
Eligible Candidates must possess minimum of 5 Credits in 5 subjects at a maximum of two sittings including English Language (for ALL Courses), Mathematics (for Science-based and Social Science-based Courses) and Literature-in-English (for Law).
Duration
The programme normally runs for two (2) contact periods both within nine (9) calendar months.
Available Subject Combinations
Options/Fields - Subject Combinations
Arts - Government/Literature in English/Religious Studies (GLR), Economics/ Government/Literature in English (EGL)
Biological Sciences - Biology/Chemistry/Physics (BCP)
Physical Sciences - Chemistry/ Mathematics/ Physics (CMP), Geography/ Mathematics/ Physics (GMP)
Social Sciences - Economics/Government/Mathematics (EGM), Mathematics/Geography/Economics (MGE)
Candidates are to note that the above listed subject combinations meet the requirements (as applicable) for admission into ALL Degree Programmes in Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-ife

Method of Application

To pay your application fee, you can choose from either of the two Payment methods provided below:

  1. Method 1: Payment through Paystack: You can pay the ₦15,000.00 Application Fee through Paystack Payment Platform with the options of paying with your ATM or Debit Card, Bank Transfer, USSD, Direct account debit, e.t.c.
    Method 2: Payment through e-Tranzact: Alternatively, you can also pay the ₦15,000.00 Application Fee through e-Tranzact Webconnect Payment Platform using your ATM or Debit Card.
  2. Go to OAUCDL website: (www.oaucdl.edu.ng) and Click on: “2022/2023 Pre-Degree Application” and read the Instruction carefully. Create your account by clicking on “Apply Now!“. You are to supply valid username, password, email address and other required information.
  3. After creating the Account, login back into your Account with your username and password.
  4. Click on your preferred Payment Method (either e-Tranzact or Paystack).
  5. Fill the online Application Form and upload your recent passport photograph. The passport photograph must meet the following specifications:
  6. The passport photograph must be coloured with white background (Black and white photograph is not acceptable).
  7. The passport must be recent (not earlier than 3 Months before the time of the application) and the size should not be more than 100KB.
  8. After filling the form, logout and keep your username and password safe. (Save your Username and Password on your Phone so as not to forget). Keep checking the website from time to time for the actual date of the entrance examination.
  9. Start your Application Now 

    In case you have created your account, Click here to Login

    General Information

    • Applicants are to note that the Pre-degree entrance exam will be computer-based. You are hereby advised to familiarise yourself with the basic use of computer.
    • Pre-Degree Applicants are advised to be checking our website from time to time for the actual date of the Entrance Exam and other relevant information.
    • All candidates are required to register for 2022 UTME during the Programme.
    • All Candidates are required to use valid e-mail addresses and PERSONAL Telephone Numbers.
    • The forms must be filled and submitted on-line either immediately or within 2 weeks of accessing the website. No downloaded or printed copies of forms will be accepted.
    • Applicants are to note that the Pre-Degree Entrance Exam holds at Ile-Ife Centre and a centre in Ikeja, Lagos State.
    • Candidates are advised to follow the Application Instructions very carefully and ensure they select the Correct SUBJECT COMBINATION. Failure to do so may adversely affect the Candidate.

    OAU Pre-Degree Disclaimer.

    All candidates should note that OAUCDL HAS NOT AUTHORISED any person(s) or agent(s) to sell application forms on its behalf. Application is strictly online.

    Closing Date
    The 2022/2023 Pre-Degree Online Application closes on June 24th ,2022

                                           

Tuesday, 24 May 2022

BREAKING: President Reform Discharged From Hospital




 By Ayomide Emmanuel 


The Great Ife Students' Union President, Comrade Olayiwola  Folahan Festus "Reform" who was earlier reported by OAU Peeps News Agency to have slumped and rushed down to the hospital at the early hours of Saturday, 21st May 2022 has been discharged from the hospital. 


The President in a Thank You statement send his greetings to appreciate Great Ife Students for sending him overwhelming love and support for the past three days thrilled him that Great Ife Students kept him in thought and close to their heart. 


He however assured Great Ife Students that with a little rest have been discharged from the hospital, he will be able to fully function in his capacity as the President Of the Great Ife Students' Union.


Sunday, 22 May 2022

Great Ife Students' Union Provides More Updates Regarding The President Health.


The Great Ife Students' Union has provided more updates regarding the president health who was earlier reported by OAU Peeps News Agency to have slumped at the early hours of Saturday, 21st May 2022. 

In a Press Release made available to OAUPeeps News Agency, the Spokesman of the Union Comr. Ogunperi Taofeek Olalekan "Tao" said the President was rushed to Apex Hospital Ibadan Road, ile-ife where he was hospitalized but now stable before been transferred to Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital where he has since been receiving further treatment.

The statement read thus:

ON THE HEALTH STATUS OF COMRADE PRESIDENT REFORM

We would like to inform the students of the University that our President, Comrade Reform, who was hospitalized early this morning is now stable. Early today, he had slumped and was rushed to Apex Hospital, Ibadan Road, Ile-Ife.

Upon receiving a distress call, the Secretary General had informed officers of the Union at SUB and left for Apex Hospital. From Apex Hospital, Mr President was transferred to Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital where he has since been receiving further treatment.

We express sincere gratitude to all who have put calls through, texted and visited to check on the President. He is still undergoing medical treatment and we solicit your prayers, support and understanding at this time.



Saturday, 21 May 2022

OAU Students' Union President Slumped, Rushed To The Hospital

 By Derrick Blaze 

At the early hours of Saturday, 21st May 2022, the Great Ife Students' Union President Comr. Olayiwola Folahan Festus, "Reform" was reported to have slumped and rushed down to Apex hospital.

However, the President was resuscitated and then moved to OAUTHC, where is now recovering 


The Vice Chancellor of the university, Prof Eyitope Ogunbodede paid a visit to the President on his sickbed to check up on him.

As at the time of writing this report, the cause of the incident is unknown at the moment and every effort to reach out to the PRO of the Union Comr. Ogunperi Taofeek Olalekan "TAO" prove abortive.