Sunday, 27 August 2023

Great Ife Students' Union Addresses the University Dress Code Controversy

By Ifeoluwa Adegboyeya (Ifelaw PR)

In response to a recent statement concerning the 'University's Dress Code and the Consequences for Non-Compliance', the Great Ife Students' Union has steadfastly conveyed its stance on the University's recent endeavour to regulate students' dress.

The Union in a press release further stresses that the statement underscores the paramount importance of safeguarding students' rights and their freedom of expression, which the Union believes are under threat due to these dress code regulations. Additionally, the Students' Union firmly opposes the imposition of uniforms, deeming them outdated and irrelevant within the vibrant learning environment at OAU, renowned for its intellectual culture.

In their released statement, the Union categorically rejects the notion that these regulations are aimed at controlling and restricting students' freedom of self-expression through their clothing choices.

Furthermore, the Students' Union, in its press release, highlights that students' attire poses no threat to the university community, emphasizing that the university's focus should be on addressing issues such as faculty members' sexual harassment.

In their concluding remarks, the Students' Union warns that limiting students' freedom could result in an unsafe and hostile campus environment. They pledge to actively oppose any policies detrimental to students and advocate for a safer learning environment by promoting the enforcement of anti-sexual harassment measures.

Wednesday, 9 August 2023

OAU Unveils 2023 POST-UTME/DE Registration Guidelines

By Adegboyega Ifeoluwa (Ifelaw PR)

Candidates who selected Obafemi Awolowo University, lle-Ife as their first choice in the 2023 UTME and attained a score of 200 or higher, along with those who applied through Direct Entry (DE), are hereby notified that registration for the 2023 Post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (PUTME) Screening will begin on Monday, 14th August, and conclude on Monday, 11th September, 2023.

Applicants must complete the following steps:

1. Visit

Log in using your Registration Number as the Username and your Surname as the Password.

2. Provide your personal information and proceed by clicking "continue."

3. Generate an RRR (Remita Retrieval Reference) exclusively from this website, then use it to pay online or at a commercial bank.

4. After successful payment, log out and log in again to the system.

The screening process will be conducted online. Please be advised that any candidates found to have submitted false information or incorrect credentials will be automatically disqualified.

Candidates must check their screening schedule on the OAU admissions Portal between Tuesday, 12th September, and Saturday, 23rd September 2023. The Post-UTME Screening will take place on assigned dates and times from 25th September to 28th September 2023.

Applicants are reminded that the POST-UTME Screening fee is two thousand nairas (N2,000.00), excluding Portal Access Charges.

For all inquiries, kindly direct them to

Great Ife Students' Union Rallies Against Fee Hike Rumors

By Adegboyega Ifeoluwa (Ifelaw PR)

In a significant development that has captured the attention of the Great Ife students, the Great Ife Students' Union has taken a resolute stance to quell escalating rumours surrounding a potential tuition fee increase.

According to a press release by the Great Ife Students' Union P.R.O.; Omisore Elijah (H20), speculation had been rampant regarding a possible fee hike at the esteemed institution, causing concern among Great Ife Students.

In an official statement released, the union categorically affirmed that no official increment to the tuition fees has been sanctioned.

The Great Ife Students' Union, however, reiterated their commitment to transparency, asserting that the welfare of their fellow students is of paramount importance.

As stated in the official announcement, the union is actively consulting with various stakeholders to ensure the representation of student concerns.

Furthermore, the Great Ife Students' Union expressed in the press release that they have passionately urged the University management to align with the directives of the federal government, which discourage arbitrary fee increments. They emphasize that Obafemi Awolowo University comprises students from diverse socio-economic backgrounds and implore that affordable education must remain a cornerstone of the institution's ethos.

Saturday, 5 August 2023

Unjust Locking Of E-portal Resolved

By Adegboyega Ifeoluwa [IfelawPR]

Following the successful resolution of the issue of locked e-portals that affected a number of students, the Great Ife Students' Union expresses their acknowledgement to the school administration. 

In an official statement released by the Great Ife Students' Union's Public Relations Officer; Omisore Elijah [H20], gratitude is expressed towards the school administration for their swift response, which resulted in the reopening of the affected e-portals.

In the recent press release, the Great Ife Students' Union applauds the decisive measures taken by the school authority to rectify the unjust locked of specific students' e-portals. Consequently, all affected students are urged to promptly check their e-portals in response to this positive development.

Great Ife Students' Union Takes Swift Action to Address Unjust Locking of E-Portals

By Adegboyega Ifeoluwa [Ifelaw PR]

Great Ife Students' Union has taken immediate action in response to the recent incident involving the unjust locking of some students' e-portals.

In a press release by the Great Ife Students' Union P.R.O.; Omisore Elijah (H20), the union has demonstrated its commitment to promptly resolving the issue and advocating for the affected students. By engaging with the authorities, the Students' Union has successfully secured a commitment to reopen the affected portals by August 18th. Recognizing the importance of preventing future irregularities, they have proposed the establishment of a panel to investigate the incident and implement preventative measures.

Announcing this action in a press release, the Great Ife Students' Union is prepared to take further steps if the promised actions are not fulfilled within the designated timeframe. 

However, they urge students to remain cooperative during this process. Assuring students that their concerns will be addressed, the union emphasizes that their voices will be heard throughout the investigation and decision-making process.

Through its swift response to this incident and active commitment to finding a resolution, the Great Ife Students' Union showcases its dedication to the well-being and rights of its members.