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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…

Official: Final Results Of The OAU Students' Union Election

Following two days of students going to the polls to determine their next student leadership, the Electoral Commission has officially announced the winners of the elections. Declaring the results at about 05:20am on Saturday, February 18, the Show Baba-led commission announced a year 4 medical student, Oyekan Ibukun Edward a.k.a Dr IBK as the president-elect of the Union and a year 4 law student, Jacob Oluwatosin Grace a.k.a Emerald as the Vice President-elect.

See below the full results:

IBIYEMI - 1515

JK - 970

T.COOL - 86


DR IBK - 2698 (Winner)

OYO - 199

HON. IBK - 995


EMERALD - 4052 (Winner)

THEMMY. T - 536


EPORTAH - 1456

FYNESTBOI - 2469 (Winner)

RAY - 2019


KAY - 869

SIEWEN - 3762 (Winner)

VICTOR - 940

O'ZIK - 723

VON - 1889

ZUMA - 3849 (Winner)


OMISAKIN - 4018 (Winner)


JAMB 2017 Examinations To Hold In May

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) have announced that the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) will hold in May 2017.

This was made known by the JAMB spokesperson, Fabian Benjamin, through the Board’s Twitter handle @jambhq

According to him, actual dates will be announced soon. He also advised candidates to beware of false dates and fraudsters.

“2017 UTME is scheduled to hold in May 2017. Actual dates will be announced soon. Beware of false dates and fraudsters,” he said.

Meanwhile, JAMB registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede has explained why an unusual delay has preceded the sales of application forms.

He said the ongoing switch-over in the major thrust of the sale of form which is the scratch card to direct payment into the Treasury Single Account (TSA) was responsible for the delay.

Oloyede said: “We are changing the major trust of the sale which is the scratch card. Candidates used to buy scratch cards to access the forms online and that has been abuse…

OAUSU2017: Candidates Take Last Minute Steps As Faculty Of Arts Heads To The Polls Today

Following the postponement of her elections due to some alleged delay in the arrival of electoral materials, the ongoing Students' Union for the Faculty of Arts has been moved till today, Friday 17th February 2017. This however has caused aspirants to start making last minute moves, especially aspirants whose total number of votes as at yesterday remain close to opponents.

However, some other candidates already lead in their offices with a good number of votes; Lamba, Emerald and some others being examples.

There are also claims that the Chairman of the Electoral Commission Mr Fadele Olusola cancelled the elections of the Faculty of Technology. However efforts to reach him till now have proven abortive.

Obafemi Awolowo University Hosts First Global Health Pharmacy Course In West Africa

The Faculty of Pharmacy of the Obafemi Awolowo University once again achieved a great feat as she alongside Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and the University of Port-Harcourt hosted the first ever Global Health Pharmacy Course In West Africa. The programme which was held between Saturday, 11th Sunday, 12th February 2017 was held at the New Pharmacy Building, Faculty of Pharmacy, Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-ife.

In all, the programme featured about 18 Sessions, most of which were facilitated by the Course Coordinator, Professor Don Eliseo Prisno, a global health practitioner from China. Some of the other facilitators of the programme include Professor Fatusi; the Provost of the College of Health Sciences at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Pharmacist ‘Bisi Adenipekun; President, Lighthouse Global Health Initiative, Pharmacist Aniekan Ekpeyong amongst others. The founder of the organizing body; AB Global Health initiative, Dr Maidas Ayomide, was also present at the event.

The programme…

Some Hot Spots For Valentine Hang Out On Campus

It's Val's day! I am sure some people are excited while some others are just indifferent, most especially because it's a school day and they'll be busy. But who says you can't chill with your loved ones just to relax after a long day and when I mean loved ones, I mean your friends, guys ,baes and boos and even your crushes. Some people may think its just too overrated, it's just like every other day. Nevertheless, a day isn't too much to show some people extra love.

     You may have been thinking Ife is too dry and there is nowhere to hangout. You are wrong cupcakes, there are places but you just don't know it. We have compiled a list of few hotspots for valentine for you and your loved ones.

New bukateria: this is on our very own campus, OAU. It is close to ETF hostel and before new market. There are cool varieties, the choice is yours.

Park And Gardens: Here, staff quarters is like the Victoria Island of OAU, it's believed that that where the big b…

OAUSU2017: Full HEC Election Results

Find below the full list of winners at the Hall Executive Council Elections conducted on Saturday, 12th February 2017.



Mozambique Hall

Dir. Of Sports
Morolayo- unopposed

Dir. Of Socials
Bellz- unopposed

Fin. Sec.
Mhiz Lee --199
DunJane --430

Gen. Sec.
Oyin-Dee --399
Simi --197

Zainab --209
Ehm' Soar --230
Misturah --184

Angola Hall

Dir. Of Sports
Ayo-olami --167
Justin-Beeb -106

Dir. Of Socials
Jega --117

Fin. Sec.
Ak-Issac --375
Void --40

Sec. Gen.
Petermary --99
CSO --33
Ay-Fab --117
Coker --135
TeePaul --133
Void --33

Blazing --33
Omoluabi --84
Prophet --65
Ak-wizdom --143
GreatBello --138
Big Shola --36
Void --52

Akintola Hall

Social Secretary

Taiwo Bolanle Empress  (Empress)-201
Void- 62

Financial Secretary

Oluyemi Opeyemi  (Yemisquare)-195
Void - 68

Sport Director

Inya Adaora (Ada)-122
Adegboyega Oluwafunmilayo (T…

OAU Students Reveal Plans For Valentines Day

OAU Peeps News Agency walked the streets of OAU and interviewed students on their plans for valentine's day and it seems like February 14 which is marked as the St. Valentine's day, a day lovers do special things with and for themselves might be celebrated this year.

This year, the date falls on a school day and despite it not being a public holiday, OAU students still have it going. We tried to gather some of these plans.

     Elvis in part 1, History said he is just gonna wear all black to mourn St. Valentine because he has a busy day. He told his anyone ready to secret val him that he doesn't mind a wristwatch and he gave a shout-out to his crush Cecilia in part 1, English.
     Kolawole in part 5, Law said he is going out with his girlfriend in the evening after a busy day and any secret crush or val should pack up, he is hooked. He sends his shout out to his girlfriend, Itunu also in part 5, law.

     Arese in part 1, Geophysics said she is going out with a special…