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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…

NESA: Economics Students Suspend Financial Secretary

By John Beloved 

The Nigeria Economics student association (NESA) OAU chapter held its final semester congress last Thursday.

The Congress was staged as a means to check the state of the association and deal with the faults of her executives.

Graced with the presence of the NESANs, the Congress men  Audited financial statement for May, June and july 2018 by the Audit unit of the association.

On the verge by the Congress men, this statement revealed the frivolous activities of the executives  which led to the questioning of the President, Vice president and the financial secretary.

The financial secretary (Fadahunsi Oluwafemi) after much argument was found guilty by  the congressmen and was indefinitely suspended on 3 major grounds;

 1. The misplacement on the Receipt booklets 401-450 which has not been issued to NESANs from the total receipts booklet.
The discovery of 119 invalid receipts with issued out duplicates.

2. The overstatement of annual due which could not be validated due t…

OAU Students Prepare Wild as Exam knocks

By Ganiyu Ayanniyi 

The Students of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, have been seen studying hard in Tandem to their  forthcoming Harmattan examinations, OAU Peeps can Authoritatively Affirm.

The exams are slated to commence on Monday 20th July, 2018 as according to the Varsity's Academic calendar.

The Hezekiah oluwasanmi library, as according to OAU Peeps visitation shows the queue and heavy influx  Students into the central University Library.

Students were also caught  especially in the nights.

 This new  development has made major lectures theatres such as 1000 SLT, AUD 1 & 2, ODLT 1 & 2, First bank LT, ALT- A, B & C, HB 1 & 2 lecture rooms, BOO C and ICAN LT amongst multitude of others get filled up to the extent that some students turn places as Amphitheater and Sport complex  to their reading centre.

Some unknown sources reveal that a particular female student ran mad as a result of over reading at ODLT at the wee hours of today.

According to reactions …

OAU Female Student Injures Friend Over Allegations Of Smoking

By Farombi Oluwaseun

It was an ugly drama few days ago at Bims Hostel along Ede road, Ile-Ife  as two female friends fought dirty after an heated argument.

OAU Peeps News Agency gathered that the two ladies named Temitope & Nifemi were good friends before the bad incidence. It was also confirmed that Temitope is an undergraduate student of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU),  the department of history  against Foreign languages reported by some blogs while  Nifemi is an undergraduate student of the department of Computer Science, Oduduwa University Ife (OUI).

As widely reported, it was stated that Tope threw Roll-on at Nifemi"s head for allegedly daring to advice her against smoking. However, while speaking with OAU Peeps News Agency, Tope confirmed she threw the Roll-on at her friend but not for advising her against smoking. Tope stated that they have been friends for a while and that they both smoke.

Speaking with OAU Peeps News Agency, Nifemi the injured OUI student stated …

Sex-For-Mark: CONUA Enlightens students on sexual harassment.

By John Beloved and Alabi Aderonke

The Congress of university academics (CONUA) knowing the  need for creating awareness on the  part of both students and lecturers on the effect of sexual harassment and a need to fight the continual rise of  sexual harassment within the campus has held a programme orientating on the sexual harassment on 15th of August 2018 titled "Sexual harassment in Nigeria universities and containment" at Ajose lecture OAU, ile ife.

The event was organised majorly to orientate students on the negative impacts of sexual harassment and as well educate them on how to handle such situations.

The events served as a means to educate both students and lecturers on the laws guiding against sexual harassment and punishment for harassment.
Dr Orifoworan of faculty of law of the institution emphasized on the  difference of sexual harassment and indecent exposure.

At the congress, it was identified that harassment could be from either sex.

Dr. Moha, one of the disc…

Eid: FG Declares Tuesday, Wednesday Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, August 21 and Wednesday 22, as public holidays to mark the 2018 Eid-El-Kabir celebration.

The Minister of Interior, Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd.), made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government in a statement in Abuja on Thursday by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Dr Mohammed Umar.

He enjoined Nigerians to use the period to embrace the virtues of love and sacrifice for the unity and development of the nation.

Dambazau called on Nigerians both at home and abroad to support the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari “in its determination to ensure a peaceful and united Nigeria.”

 The minister wished Nigerians a happy Eid-El-Kabir celebration.

NUESA Suspends President, Financial Secretary, Treasurer and Clerk.

By John Beloved

On the grounds of constitutional aberration, wrong Disbursement of funds andfor undermining  the power of the parliament, The OAU's Nigerian Universities Education Students' Association through the Education Students Representative Council has suspended her President,Financial Secretatry,Treasurer and Welfare Director.

The President (Gaberial okunori(Goggy) ), financial secretary( Kehinde Ademola) and the treasurer, charles johnson, were accorded 3 weeks suspension  while the welfare director Bamisaye oluwaposi has 24hours ultimatum to write an apology letter to the parliament.
However, Ebeh grace, the clerk was placed on an indefinite suspension.

A retouch in EDB, a class room in education was said to have been renovated without properly following the necessary process as stated in the constitution. The undue process  majorly includes the  disbursement of #175,500 without the  approval of the parliamentary.

Although this work  was generally commended, the  me…

Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB) Internship Programme 2018 Recruitment

Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, is a foremost Nigerian financial institution with vast business outlays spanning Anglophone West Africa and the United Kingdom. GTBank has a corporate banking bias and strong service culture that have enabled it record consistent growth in clientele and key financial indices since its inception in 1990. Guaranty Trust Bank Internship Programme 2018 Recruitment as follows;

Title: Internship Programme
Location: Nationwide

Internship Position
At Guaranty Trust Bank, emphasis is placed on growing talents. We offer internship opportunities for students and graduates to learn from a world-class organization. Our internship programmes will enable you to gather technical expertise and personal skills which will enable you to make an impact in your career and benefit from vital on-the-job experience. Its a great way to explore the career choices that lie ahead of you.

Application Requirements
Candidates applying for an internship programme with GTBank MUST meet these c…

How We Read Over 50 books In Six Months

*Toyin Faleke*

 recently shared on my WhatsApp story about how I had read over 50 books just in the first half of 2018 and amidst all of the hailing about how my parents wanted a child and they gave birth to a book instead and how I was the ‘Omowe of Iwe Land’, one significant question was on the lips of everyone, “Babe, how on earth did you do it?”
Quite frankly, there was no jazz; neither was juju involved (trust me). I didn’t need to conjure incantations; neither did it require the head of a tortoise and the speed of a deer. For me, the very first step was being a book lover. I had always been fascinated by anything in prints since I was little. I mean, ANYTHING IN PRINTS; from magazines to newspapers to billboard advertisements, to my father’s Accounting textbooks (although, I still don’t understand all of the Accounting mumbo-jumbo. It confuses me), but yeah, you get the gist already. So, loving books and opening them up came easy.
Call me traditional, but I also was a sucker fo…