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ROOM 32: STILL A LECTURE ROOM OR A PROPOSED MUSEUM?

Views: 44 It is appalling, ridiculous, if not scandalous, for buildings to be renovated, not constructed or re-constructed, for more than two solid years, if the cash and the man-power are readily available. The Faculty of Arts has spent more than thirty months in the name of ‘renovating’, not ‘constructing’ a small lecture theatre. Even if the gadgets intended to ...

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FREEDOM CHAMPIONED BY THE PEN

Views: 24 “The only security of all is in the freedom of the press” ― Thomas Jefferson. It is no news how great the struggle for Freedom of Information law in Nigeria was. According to an August 2000 publication of the Media Rights Agenda titled “Unlocking Nigeria’s Closet of Secrecy”, the struggle for a Freedom of Information law in Nigeria ...

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EDITORIAL: AN ARCHAIC DEPARTMENT IN A MODERN WORLD

Views: 45 The department of English as we are all aware of is one of the oldest Departments in the University of Ibadan. The Department is almost as old as the school itself. We can boast of having created the best literary and imaginative minds in the history of humanity. However, being old does not suggest that our new scholars’ ...

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​WELCOME TO THE SECOND SE-MESH-TER

Views: 77 Yes! You read that right. It is not some mistake or Ibadan-accented title. It is what it is: an appropriate description of this latter slice, this second semicircle of the academic calendar. The first semester has come and gone with all its twists and turns. But no matter how twisted or turned it might have been, it is ...

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AGAINST ALL ODDS, BE STRONG.

Views: 22 Hello people! How do you do? Welcome back. It is a pleasure to see you back from the holiday. Welcome to a new dawn, a new semester, you need not worry about the previous one, you can only move on and push your goals forward. You need to be strong, focused and determined because you can be who ...

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