Views: 48 The Indy Hall Alumni Association, an assoication of past occupants of Independence Hall, University of Ibadan, has sent out official calls for membership to graduate Katangites and present final-year Katangites. The first call, released in form of broadcast messages via the current administration of the hall, addresses graduates […]
In the aftershock of the #ENDSARS Protests and the Lekki Massacre of Tuesday, 20 October, 2020, Ofure Ebhomielen – a University of Ibadan’s 2018 Overall Best Graduating Student and a vocal campaigner during the #ENDSARS Protests, Martins Isaac – a student of history and seasoned analyst, and Gbenga Sadiq – one-time President of The Literary and Debating Society, University of Ibadan and a veteran poltical commentator joined Theophilus Femi Alawonde at the Roundtable to discuss issues surrounding the #EndSARS Protests and Lekki Massacre, complicit parties, the Nigerian governments reactions, and the likely effects that the protests will have on the Nigerian nation in general and Nigerian universities in particular. Enjoy and learn!
This is the second discourse in the Roundtable Discourse with Theophilus series, and it touches on sexual assault, sexual assaults in the University of Ibadan, causes of sexual assaults in the University of Ibadan, the University’s provisions as regards sexual harassment, the Anti-Sexual Harassment Bill at the Senate, and potential solutions to sexual assaults in the University of Ibadan.
Views: 8 By: Covenant Odedele Samuel Anjolaoluwa Alabi, popularly known as Sàámú Onífọ́tò, a 200-level student at the Department of Arts and Social Sciences, Faculty of Education, has been announced as the winner of the Canon Young Champion of the Year Award at the 2021 Global Good Awards. The announcement […]
Views: 8 By: Akinloye Nafiu To start with, this piece is not one that intends to delve into one of the most protracted subjects of our time; the interplay between football and politics, because indeed, they are both inseparable orders that would not go unnoticed, no matter hard they try. […]
Views: 10 By: Omachonu Kelvin The Old Trafford hasn’t felt the presence of the Premier League trophy since the 2012/13 season when club legend, Sir Alex Ferguson, reclaimed the trophy from Manchester City. As much as the triumph echoed the dominance of the Red Devils in England, it also signalled […]
Views: 4 By: Omachonu Kelvin It was yet another weekend in Germany, a weekend with yet another victory for the Bavarians. Bochum fell to a heavy 7-0 defeat at the hands of German champions, Bayern Munich, at the Allianz Arena. The scoreline was indeed flattering for the away side, as […]
Views: 10 By: Adeniyi Pelumi Nollywood is living up to the billing these days, after the misdemeanour in recent years. Before now, there were a lot of Nollywood movies produced that were low quality. It seemed that the Nollywood producers and writers were focused on just producing movies. The lack […]
Views: 16 By: Theophilus Femi Alawonde A team of six University of Ibadan students, Team Premier, has won the first place prize at the recently concluded AI for Energy Hackathon organised by Data Science Nigeria, which was held on Saturday, 18 September 2021, and broadcast via Zoom. This year’s hackathon […]
Views: 10 By: Abdulrahman Adebayo Representatives of the Sigma Club, University of Ibadan paid a courtesy visit to the Obi of Onitsha, Nnaemeka Alfred Achebe, on Thursday, 16 September 2021. During the meeting, the monarch officially accepted the club’s invitation to be inducted as an honourary member of the club later […]
Views: 12 By: Abdulrahman Adebayo Indy Press Editor-in-Chief, Theophilus Femi Alawode, Indy Hall Administrator-General, Temitope Olaogun and two other Katangites have been nominated for this year’s Fifteen Outstanding Persons Award. Their nomination was confirmed in a list of final nominees for the award released by the organizers, Junior Chambers International, […]
Views: 12 By Daniel Echoda An Indy Press journalist and 100-level political science student, Adebayo Abdulrahman, has received the the Most Active Inductee Award at the 33rd Induction Ceremony of the Union of Campus Journalists, University of Ibadan (UCJUI), held on Saturday, 18th September, 2021. The ceremony, themed “The […]
Views: 10 An Indy Press journalist and 300–level law student, Abdul Habeeb Akorede, has emerged as first runner–up in the maiden edition of the Sunday Oguntola Essay Competition. The final result of the competition, which was announced at the Induction Ceremony of the Union of Campus Journalists, University of Ibadan […]