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OAU Staff sets to Resume

By Pelumi Hassan 
Prior to the directives of FG, on the 15th of October, 2020, OAU Staff sets to resume for work on Monday. The Federal Government directed civil servants who have not been working since March because of the COVID-19 pandemic to return to work on Monday, 19th October 2020.  This was disclosed by Boss Mustapha; the Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 and Sanni Aiyu; the National Coordinator at a press briefing of the task force on Thursday ,15th October 2020. However, the resumption of the OAU staff was disseminated through a press release from the Office of the Registrar. All staff are advised to comply with the advisory on COVID-19 prevention. While there is still no news on the resumption of students, they are advised to stay safe and protest peacefully. Stay safe. Na person wey dey alive dey go school.  #EndSwat #Endsars

Tired Of OAU? Application For 2014/2015 Inter-University Transfer Commences

Are you tired of the Nigeria's best public university? Do you think you have to leave the Africa's most beautiful campus?
This is to inform you that application for inter-university transfer for 2014/2015 session has commenced.
Application Forms can be collected at Admissions Office, University Hall Extension (New Secretariat Building), Room 216 after producing a Bank Draft of the sum of Five Thousand Naira (N5,000.00) from the following banks: OAU Microfinance bank, ECOBANK, Skye Bank, Diamond bank, First Bank, Fidelity Bank, Wema Bank, UBA, GTB, Zenith Bank and Access Bank addressed to The Bursar, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. Duly filled forms must be submitted on or before Tuesday 7th April, 2015. Academic Transcripts addressed to The Registrar, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife must reach the University before the deadline.

Elections: OAU Management Considers 2 Weeks Break, Exams To Start April 13

There are reports that the management of Obafemi Awolowo University is considering giving her students two weeks break to be able to exercise their franchise in the forthcoming general elections thereby extending the calendar of the session.
Various strong indications have continued to emerge from both the lecturers and students corners that the earlier scheduled 31st of March for the commencement of the Rain semester examinations for this session is most likely not to stand as the university management is considering an adjustment to the calendar because of the forthcoming general elections. From what can be possibly inferred from the expected adjusted calendar, the school will officially go on break in a fortnight and academic activities will resume on April 13, two days after the elections must have been over.

With this possible provision, a week out of the two weeks for the break will serve as the lecture-free week and examinations commence immediately on resumption. Reactions fro…

OAU Students Gather To Break Boxes At Dream Seminar 102

Dream Seminar 102 came alive today with about 2000 students of Obafemi Awolowo University and some secondary schools gathered together at Oduduwa Hall as earlier as 10:00am in the morning to Break The Box!
In an event powered by the National Federation of Catholic Students (NFCS) OAU chapter, Dr K. T Ijadunola who was the first speaker for the day spoke on the attitude towards building a successful career. The medical practitioner who is an alumnus of OAU highlighted the important attitudes which include developing a penchant to hardwork and excellence, need to be creative, confidence and never underestimating the power of good network.

The second guest speaker of the day, Fr. Victor Ogunyemi who is the founder and coordinator of Inspire Youth Network, Abuja dared the audience to be odd. According to him, daring to be odd requires one to be different in actions, original, independent minded, believe and have attitude.

“You have to be different in the way you do things. Even a saint d…

2015 List Of Highest Paid Female Musicians In Nigeria And Their Fees

2015 List of highest paid female musicians in Nigeria and their fees.
No 1. Asha- she holds the number one spot with 8-10 million naira per show within and outside Nigeria.

No 2. Omawumi- this chick currently rocks nigeria with her live band performance, take it or leave it she earns 3-4 million Naira per show.

No 3. I want to give the number 3 spot to Tiwa Savage, the Marvin queen, though since she became pregnant she hasn't been called for several shows, but she still earns a fee of 1.8- 2million naira per show.

No 4. Waje- she is still keeping her game tight and earns between 1.6 - 2million naira per show.

No 5. Yemi Alade- I am sure you all will agree with me that this chick is the hottest chick in nigeria right now. She is one of the highest demands. And her fee is between 1.5- 1.9 million.

No 6. Cynthia Morgan- yes Cynthia morgan, the dance hall goddess is not smiling at any show promoter or organizer, she currently receives a non negotiable fee of 1.5 million naira.

No 7. S…

FUNAAB Trains OAU Students On Agriculture Business

Final year students of the Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, Faculty of Agriculture, Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, recently visited the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) to learn basic skills, on value addition and strategies of agricultural enterprise, that would enhance their studies.
While receiving the students at the university’s Agricultural Media Resources and Extension Centre (AMREC), Dr Oluwafunmilayo Oluwalana told them to dream big but start small.

She also encouraged them to seek and acquire knowledge in their youthful days, since information was vital to development. She noted that the main challenge facing the agricultural sector in Nigeria was in the area of value addition of agricultural products, as she urged relevant stakeholders to find lasting solutions to the problem. She also charged the upcoming agricultural entrepreneurs to develop a business plan through which they will be properly guided to make headwa…

Iphone 6 Given Out As Pharmacy Students Celebrate Week

The Pharmaceutical association of Nigerian Students(PANS), OAU held her week between Monday 2nd March and Saturday 7th March 2015. The PANS week which officially kicked off on Monday 2nd March 2015 with a mass publicity gained public attention on Wednesday 4th March 2015.
The Guest Speaker of the opening ceremony did not only talk about ---- but also gave back to her alma-mater by giving out an Iphone 6 to a student via raffle draw. The programs continued on Thursday with the annual Sade Olafimihan Inter-faculty Debate where the host team, The House of Magma, did not let the golden prize leave her house. However, the Faculties of Basic Medical Sciences and Law came second and third respectively.

The association continued her week on Friday with a heath outreach, pharmalympics where the students of the faculties were involved in a number of games and a variety night where different performers entertained the students with their craft. The PANS week came to a close on a high note with …

THIS FRIDAY: Learn How To Build The Art Of Creative Writing

Levus Writes' Organization of Nigeria (LWON), Obafemi Awolowo University chapter presents her 1st annual seminar.

OAU SU Parliament To Constitute Electoral Commission Today

Revolutionary regards!!!

This is to notify the ever conscious and progressive parliamentarians and the ever tatan gallerians of the historic parliamentary sitting which is schedules as follows:

Date: 11/03/2015
Venue: Awo Cafe
Time: 5pm

Matter Arising
Debate on Audit Report
Constitution of Electoral Commission
Constitution of Electoral Petition
Note: All parliamentarians are enjoined to be there.

Rt. Hon. Ramon Bola T

Apply For Procter & Gamble OAU Internship Program

The Internship drive is for final year OAU students . Our aim is to pre-select exceptional under graduates for future internship openings in Procter and Gamble.

This opening is not limited to any specific field of study but only graduates with second class upper degree and above will be considered this time. The job openings cover departments like Customer Business Development (Sales), Supply Network Organization, Marketing, Customer Market Knowledge, Human Resources e.t.c. Successful candidates will be considered for openings across Procter & Gamble departments in Lagos, Ibadan, and Agbara. Note that no specific field of study is required for any particular department.

Candidates successful with this online application will be invited for a test. You can also join our facebook page: . Practice questions will be available for you to download on our facebook page to help you prepare in time for the test.

Procter and Gamble is the largest F…

Shekau’s Allegiance To ISIS Changes Nothing –Nigerian Army

The Nigerian Army on Sunday said allegiance to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria by the wanted leader of the Boko Haram insurgents, Abubakar Shekau, could not safe him.
The Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Col. Sani Usman, in an interview on the Hausa service of the British Broadcasting Corporation monitored in Maiduguri, said the entire nation, especially citizens living in the troubled North-East zone, needed not to be afraid that Shekau’s allegiance to the ISIS terrorist group would mean a renewed reign of terror.

Usman said the military was in control of the situation in the North-East.

Shekau’s allegiance to ISIS was contained in an audio clip posted on his Twitter account on Saturday.

“With or without allegiance to ISIS, the days of Shekau has already been numbered, because all the insurgents’ training camps and hideouts in the affected North-East have been destroyed, while the terrorists have been routed from their camps and hideouts; and those who have escaped our “co…

2015 OAU Peeps Recruitment Exercise Commences (Apply Online)

OAU Peeps News Agency metamorphosed into a full-fledged online News Magazine on July 21, 2014. We are a hub of information primarily designed to serve students, staff, alumni, aspirants and friends of Obafemi Awolowo University with the latest undiluted, truthful and real news on campus and beyond in the 21st century style of digital journalism.

Our media is aimed at also creating a great opportunity for the voiceless and commoners with unheard voices within and beyond OAU Community to speak their mind objectively. OAU Peeps News Agency among many other redefining virtues champions Freedom and Justice.

OAU Peeps News Agency creates an avenue for young, aspiring, talented and developing Journalists and Media practitioners to build their journalistic capacity by offering them the platform to express themselves and practise in the modern style even right from when they are still students.

As parts of plans to ensure students and staff of Obafemi Awolowo University are incorpora…