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Mental Health: Expert Traces Causes Of Depression

A renowned Psychiatrist and Director of the World Health Organization Centre at the University of Ibadan, Professor Oye Gureje has whittled down the insinuation that sit tight syndrome among African leaders or official misconduct in public office may be due to some mental imbalance. Professor Gureje who featured on the BCOS TV breakfast programme, AM120, […]

Appeal Court Reserves Judgment On Certificate Forgery Suit Against Obaseki

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has reserved judgment in the appeal filed by the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its chieftain, Mr Williams Edobor, challenging the certificate presented by Governor Godwin Obaseki to contest the 2020 governorship election in Edo State. A three-man panel of justices of the appellate court made the reservation […]

“At Least One In Every Family Is At Risk Of

One in every four Nigerian is at risk of developing a mental health problem during their lifetime; meaning that 50 million Nigerians are at risk. This, according to a consensus of Speakers at a one day Online Training on Mental Health and Suicide Reportage for Media Practitioners in commemoration of the World Suicide Prevention Day […]

Coronavirus: Oyo Govt, U.I Partner On Fumigation, Containment Of Disease

The Oyo State Containment and Decontamination Project has expressed its readiness to contain the CoronaVirus pandemic by embarking on immediate decontamination of all areas suspected to have come under the attack of COVID-19. The Committee, led by the deputy vice-Chancellor on Research, Innovation and Strategic Partnerships, Prof. Olanike Adeyemo, called on religious organisations, owners of […]

U.I College of Medicine Provost, Deputy Test Positive To Coronavirus

The provost and deputy provost of the College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Prof. Ezekiel Olapade-Olaopa and Prof. Obafunke Denloye, have tested positive to coronavirus. Prof. Olapade-Olaopa, who made this known in a group message on Sunday morning, March 29, 2020, said ‚ÄúDear Colleagues, I wish to inform you that the Deputy Provost and I […]

“Teaching Mathematics With Music Enhances Retention” -Maths Scholar

The difficulty in learning and understanding mathematics will soon be defeated as a Senior Lecturer at the University of Ibadan, Dr Ishola Salami in collaboration with the Institution have invented a technique of infusing mathematical lyrics into hip hop music. According to Dr Ishola, the goal of this invention is to make learning of mathematics […]

Ace Newscaster, Ronke Fajemirokun Passes On

Ace Newscaster, Ronke Fajemirokun, is dead. Mrs Ronke Fajemirokun, aged 53, died in the early hours of Friday, January 24, 2020, at the University College Hospital (UCH) Ibadan as a result of brief illness. She was one of the sought after Newscasters at the Broadcasting Corporation of Oyo State (BCOS) until her deployment to Simeon […]