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OAU Post-UTME Registration Commences on the 5th of October 2020

By  Ganiyu Ayanniyi The Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife is set to start Post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (PUTME) registration on the 5th of October, 2020 for Jamb candidates who picked the institution as their first as well as for Direct Entry (DE) applicants. The registration form which is obtainable via the school portal ( at the amount of N2,000 is expected to close on the 31st of October, 2020.
After the payment for the registration form which would require generating Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) number from the school portal, there will be need to authenticate the payment.
It is to be noted that the Post-UTME screening will be strictly observed under the guidelines as released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) at the following centres: a) JAMB CBT Centre, Bwari b) Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife.
All Candidates whose screening date would be allotted from the period between 21st of November - 5th December, 2…

The Headies Awards 2015: Full List Of Winners

The new year has been set off in the Nigeria Entertainment Industry with the 10th edition of The Headies Awards ceremony celebrating Nigerian music talent of 2015.

The event which held at Landmark Event Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos yesterday night was hosted by Nigerian comedian, Bovi and dance queen, Kaffy even amidst low turn out by attendees.

The full list of winners from the Headies 2015 is stated below:

Headies Hall of Fame
2Face Idibia

Best Street-Hop Artiste
Olamide ('Bobo')

Best Pop Single
'Godwin' by Korede Bello

Best Male Performance
Timi Dakolo (‘Wish me well’)

Best R&B single
‘Wish me well’ by Timi Dakolo

Best rap single
‘King kong’ by Vector

Best Vocal Performance (female)
Aramide (‘Iwo Nikan)

Best Ragga/dancehall single
‘German juice’ by Cynthia Morgan

Best Music Video
‘Katapot' (by Reekado Banks, video shot by Unlimited L.A)

Best Collaboration
'Local Rappers' - Reminisce ft Olamide, Phyno & StormRex

Best Rap Album
"Chairman" by M.I

Buhari's Acknowledgement Of Infrastructural Decadence In Our Universities Vindicates Our Agitation - OAU SU

Buhari's Acknowledgement Of Infrastructural Decadence In Our Universities Vindicates Our Agitation - OAU SU President Buhari's assertions on the unpalatable living and learning infrastructures in our Universities vindicate our agitations as a moral one, the Obafemi Awolowo University Students' Union (SU) has said.

The OAU Students' Union leadership in her new year message signed by the President, Omotayo Akande and the Secretary General, Oketooto Oluwaseun to the university community has described the state of the students' struggle for improved welfare condition to have now attained a remarkable feat owning to the confession statement of the Nigerian President on the state of the tertiary institutions in Nigeria.

President Muhammadu Buhari had said during his maiden Presidential Media Chat on Thursday that he recognizes the extent to which infrastructures of the tertiary institutions in the country have gone bad. "The standard of tertiary institutions is rea…

Welcome To Glorious New Year 2016

The crew of OAU Peeps News Agency says a happy new year to all our esteemed customers and audience. May 2016 be more fruitful!

Full Transcript Of Maiden President Buhari's Media Chat

Full Transcript Of Maiden President Buhari's Media Chat21:02
Thanks for following our live updates of the media chat.

President Buhari appeals to Nigerian journalists to do more investigative journalism about important national issues.

Regarding the continuous detention of Sambo Dasuki and Nnamdi Kanu: Buhari said, “If you see the atrocities those committed against this country, we can’t allow them to jump bail.”

Buhari: “The Minister of Finance and the Central Bank have to sit down immediately to look at ways to help students who are already outside the country to overcome the challenges posed by the foreign exchange limitation policy.”

President Buhari says foreign exchange will be made available to the productive sector of the economy and not for luxury items.

Buhari: “Our parastatals would be realigned in view of the lesser number of Ministries we have now.
“We are being economically stretched.”

The process of government agencies earning monies a…

Buhari Holds First Presidential Media Chat Tomorrow

President Muhammadu Buhari will host his first Presidential Media Chat tomorrow, Wednesday, December 30, 2015.

In the course of the programme, which willbe broadcast live on the network services of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) and the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN), President Buhari will answer questions from a panel of journalists on a broad range of current national issues.

The Presidential Media Chat will begin at 1900 hours. Other television and radio stations in the country may hook-up to NTA and FRCN to relay the programme to their viewers and listeners.

Femi Adesina
Special Adviser to the President
(Media & Publicity)
December 29, 2015

2015 OAU Peeps Recruitment Application Ends, 124 Applications Received

Over 120 students of Obafemi Awolowo University have indicated interest to join OAU Peeps News Agency. In the just closed recruitment application session of the Agency, the Agency has received 124 applications from students ranging from Postgraduate, Undergraduates and newly Admitted students. The applications cut across all the 11 faculties of the University and all levels as well.

The Agency appreciates the overwhelming interested students willing to join the Agency but however does not have enough capacity at the moment to accommodate all applicants. As such, test and interview will be conducted to recruit the most passionate admist the applicants. The test and interview sessions are expected to come up immediately the school re-opens. Applicants are enjoined to keep eye on the website for further information on this.

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…

OAU Loses Another Professor To Road Accident

The death of Professor Foluke Ogunleye, the author of 'Jabulile' and the former HOD of the Department of Dramatic Arts, Obafemi Awolowo University.

She reportedly died in a ghastly motor accident yesterday. Prof. Ogunleye was the elder sister to Special Adviser (Media) to President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Femi Adesina.

2015 OAU Peeps Recruitment Application Closes Today (Apply Online)

2015 OAU Peeps Recruitment Application (Apply Online)OVERVIEW
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 are 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 practice in the modern style even right from when they are still students.

As parts of plans to ensure students …