Workshop on 5-Year Regional Strategic Plan for UNN

University of Nigeria 5-Year Regional Strategic Committee in Conjunction with ACE-SPED is Inviting you to a One-Day Workshop Topic: Workshop on 5-Year Regional Strategic Plan for UNN Time: Sep 14, 2022 10:00 AM Africa/Lagos (GMT 09:00 AM) Join Zoom Meetinghttps://us06web.zoom.us/j/88542953760?pwd=ekhRdzIwUVROSEM4Y3ltcGdYdFRGdz09 Meeting ID: 885 4295 3760Passcode: 857065

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UNIMAID HOSTS NIGERIAN SOCIETY OF BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY (NSBMB) 39TH SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE AND ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (AGM)

SUB-THEMES: Food and Nutrition Forensic Science Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Environment and Toxicology Biotechnology Ethnopharmacology Bioinformatics and Nanotechnology PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP Hands-on-Training on: Nucleic Acids Extraction Polymerase Chain Reaction(PCR) Gel Electrophoresis Bioinformatics Biorisk Management CHAIRMAN OF THE OCCASION: Prof.M.A Akanji Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science,University of llorin SPECIAL GUEST OF HONOR: Prof.Engr. Babagana Umara Zulum mni,FNSE Executive Governor, of Borno State ROYAL FATHER OF THE DAY: His Royal Highness, Alh. Abubakar Ibn Umar Garbai El-kanemi The Shehu of Borno OLUMBE BASSIR LECTURE: Prof. A.A. Uwakwe Vice…

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Unilag Professor Awarded d Professorial Fellowship

Professor Tunde Ope-Davies of the Department of English and Director of the Centre for Digital Humanities, UNILAG has been awarded a 3-month Visiting Professorship Fellowship at the University of Hamburg, Germany. This fellowship, commencing May 2022, was awarded by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation as part of its Alumni Sponsorship and Network programmes. The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS, congratulates Professor Tunde Ope-Davies on this fellowship and wishes him a successful stay at the University of Hamburg.

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UNILAG INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR APPOINTMENT OF VICE-CHANCELLOR

Unilag General News Pursuant to the provisions of the Universities (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, 1993 as amended in 2003 and 2012 respectively, the Governing Council of the University of Lagos hereby notifies the academic community and general public both within and outside Nigeria that the Council has commenced the process of appointing a Vice-Chancellor. Applications are, hereby invited from interested and suitably qualified candidates for the position. THE INSTITUTIONThe University of Lagos was established in 1962 by an Act of Parliament of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to encourage the advancement…

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Library of Congress joins Africa Month celebrations

Three-Part Series of Interviews with Award-Winning African Writers Debuts During Africa Month Celebrations Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Damon Galgut, and Abdulrazak Gurnah form lineup of “Conversations with African Poets and Writers Series” A three-part series of interviews with award-winning African writers will debut at the Library of Congress beginning today to coincide with Africa Month, an increasingly popular celebration of the continent’s peoples, cultures and history. The interviews are part of the “Conversations with African Poets and Writers Series” produced by the Library’s African and Middle Eastern Division since 2008 to promote…

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CALL FOR INNOVATION RESEARCH GRANTS ON RESPONSIBLE ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE FOR CLIMATE ACTION

Call for Innovation Research Proposals The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM; www.ruforum.org), on behalf of the Research and Innovation Network for Responsible Artificial Intelligence for Climate Action in Africa [RESEN-RAICAIA],in partnership with West African Science Service Centre on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use (WASCAL; www.wascal.org) and AKADEMIYA2063 (https://akademiya2063.org/ ), invites applications for innovation research proposals from eligible researchers universities and academic research institutions in Africa. The general objective of the Network is to advance climate action in Africa through the responsible development and deployment of artificial intelligence innovations.…

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Ajayi Crowther University Energizes ACSPN Empowerment Series in the South-West Zone on March 30

ACSPN Nigeria <info@acspn.com.ng> Wed 3/23/2022 5:27 PM Dear All, Greetings. The South-West Zone of the Association of Communication Scholars & Professionals of Nigeria (ACSPN), is back on the strategic activity train, with an ACSPN Empowerment Series edition, holding on March 30, at Ajayi Crowther University (ACU), Oyo. With the new Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the University, Prof Muyiwa Popoola, and the Dean, Faculty of Communication & Media Studies, Prof Oluwole Alabi, working behind the scenes on the maiden ACSPN outing in the University and Ancient City, the event promises to be remarkable. The details: Topic: Media…

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JAMB adopts new USSD code for UTME/DE registration and examination

By Moyosore Salami THE Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced the adoption of an additional code, 66019 to its already existing 55019 code for registration and examination. This was disclosed in its weekly bulletin recently released by it’s Director of Public Relations, Fabian Benjamin. JAMB said that it adopted the 66019 as an optional USSD code to its 55019 code which had been operational since 2018, for Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and its other services.  “This is to facilitate a hitch free 2022 UTME/ Direct Entry (DE)…

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Invitation to Participate in the International Deaf Blind Conference, Nairobi, Kenya, May 12 -14, 2022

The Deaf Blind International (DBI), USA and the Maseno University, Kenya, in collaboration with their partners are inviting individuals who are deaf blind along with their families, professionals, researchers, developers, service organizations, libraries, universities, national and international agencies and any other relevant partners in the field of Deaf blindness, to a conference dubbed “Deaf blind Reality in Africa: Meeting the Sustainable Development Goals- Opportunities and challenges”. This conference is to raise awareness among Ministry officials that Deaf blindness is a distinct disability, and to promote the development of appropriate services through…

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