Education

“I worked hard for my degree”: Odunlade Adekola denies he didn’t attend lectures at UNILAG

“I worked hard for my degree”: Odunlade Adekola denies he didn’t attend lectures at UNILAG Nollywood actor Odunlade Adekola was recently accused of bagging a degree in UNILAG without attending classes like his class mates. However, the actor has denied the accusation. In a phone chat with Sunday Scoop, the father of four said his classmates can testify that he attended lectures just like every other students on campus. His words: Being in school was a really thrilling experience for me. I was humbled in the sense that I had to attend classes, do assignments, sit for exams and carry out other academic activities. I had a good relationship with all the lecturers that taught me and the students too. There was nothing like celebrity status. As long as we were in the classroom together, we were...

Nigerian police shoot at students & parents for protesting 600% fee hike; arrest 46

Nigerian police shoot at students & parents for protesting 600% fee hike; arrest 46 Riled by an over 600% hike in tuition fees of Ondo State-owned university, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko (AAUA), the Nigerian police on today and yesterday shot at students and parents making peaceful protests, while also releasing cannisters of teargas at them. According to reports, 46 protesting students and parents have been arrested by men of the police for allegedly attacking conveys of some top government’s officials during the third day of the demonstration against tuition hike by the Adekunle Ajasin university, Akungba Akoko. The tuition fees of the university which stood at an average of N26,000 before the increment was akyrocketed to an average of N180,000 amidst a dire econo...

Scandal! Nigerian female student leaks recording of lecturer asking for 5 times of sex to pass her (Listen)

An alleged telephone recording between a female student of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Osun State of Nigeria and her lecturer who is also a church reverend has been leaked on Twitter. In the 4-minute conversation, the female student is heard begging her professor who insists on having sex with her 5 times before she passes else he’ll make her repeat the course the following year. The professor went on to accuse the female student of lying about doing her monthly period earlier just to scare him off, he also went on to say, ‘so now that you have finished you period, has your boyfriend done it’? The authenticity of the recording in the conversation cannot be outrightly verified but the female student boldly called out the professor’s name and he was quick to warn her not to m...

Regina Daniel matriculates, gets queried by school management for not attending lectures

Nollywood Celebrity Gist: Beautiful teenage actress Regina Daniels who gained admission into university few months ago has matriculated at Igbinedon University. Congratulations to her!!

After 5 years of trying, Chika Ike finally gets admission to Harvard Business School

NOLLYWOOD CELEBRITY GIST: This is a joyful moment for pretty Nollywood actress Chika Ike as she has finally gained admission to Harvard business school for her Masters programme, after 5 years of attempting. Congrats to her!

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