Poor funding, irrelevant curricula, and disparate grading system undermining university education– Student leaders

 By Opeyemi Babalola and Moyosore Salami  Two student leaders in Nigeria, one from Kwara State University and the other, University of Ibadan, lamented over some of the challenges preventing the universities and the students from attaining some of their goals. The Student Union Government (SUG) leader of KWASU, Azeez Okikiola, contended that the lack of uniform grading system across the universities in the country, is responsible for one of the many misfortunes in the university system. Adewole Adeyinka of the University of Ibadan, described poor funding in the education sector as…

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KWASU Establishes Centre for Complementary and Alternative Therapy

By Moyosore Salami The management of Kwara State University (KWASU) has established centre for Complementary and Alternative Therapy(CAT). The Vice Chancellor, Kwara State University, Professor Muhammed Mustapha Akanbi (SAN), said the rationale behind the centre in KWASU is to promote Complementary and Alternative Therapies for the well being of KWASU community as well as the general public. He explained that the CAT will be saddled with responsibility of providing Acupuncture, Acupressure, cupping, Herbal medicine, Nutritional medicine, Exercise Therapy, colour therapy, psycho therapy, natural diagnosis among others. Professor Akanbi added that…

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