Connect with us

Education

4TH CONVOCATION: IBRAHIM BADAMASI BABANGIDA UNIVERSITY, LAPAI GRADUATES 6,117 STUDENTS

Published

on

Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai has said it would graduate 37 first class and 6117 other students at its 4th convocation ceremony.

The Vice Chancellor, Professor Abu Kasim Adamu, disclosed this in a pre-convocation press briefing on Tuesday in Minna.According to him, 954 students have second class upper, 3293 with second class lower, while 1538 got third class and Pass degree 17.

He noted that 435 students also graduated from the University’s post graduate degree programmes which include Doctor of Philosophy, Masters of Art, Masters of Science, Master’s of Education and Professional Masters.

Professor Abu Kasim Adamu added that the 4th combined convocation two overall best student from each of the two sessions which include 2019/2020 sessions Muhammad Aisha Egbako from Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Animal Production with the CGPA of 4.85 and for the 2020/2021 session is Ahmed Aisha Ketso from Faculty of Management and Social Sciences, Department of Sociology with the CGPA of 4.81.

See also  LAGOS STATE UNIVERSITY TEACHING HOSPITAL (LASUTH) ANNOUNCE SALES OF ADMISSION INTO ADVANCE PROFESSIONAL DIPLOMA IN HOSPITAL ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT, 2023/2024

“The Overall best for the each of the session are all female”, he said.

The Vice Chancellor stated that this year’s lecture topic is, “Building Bridge Between Community Elites, Youth, University, and Challenges for Development in the 21st Century by Professor Sheikh Ahmed Abdullah from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, as the distinguished guest lecturer.Professor Abu Kasim however added that four eminent Nigerians will be conferred with IBBUL Honorary Doctorate which include, His Excellency, Simon Bako Lalong, Executive Governor of Plateau State: Honorary Doctor of Administration (Honoris Causa); Colonel Sani Bello, Chairman, Mainstream Energy Solutions: Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters (Honoris Causa); Malam Ibrahim Aliyu, Chairman, Aliyu Trust Foundation: Honorary Doctor of Entrepreneurship Development (Honoris Causa), and Alhaji AbdulSamad Isyaku Rabiu, Chairman BUA Group: Honorary Doctorate Degree of Business Management (Honoris Causa).

See also  CRAWFORD UNIVERSITY ANNOUNCE THE APPOINTMENT OF DEPUTY VICE CHANCELLOR

The Vice Chancellor affirmed that the University is growing daily as new programs have been introduced such as medicine, noting that the Principal Officers have been appointed, adding that the 2022/2023 medical program will commence.

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Education

1ST NIGERIAN TERTIARY INSTITUTIONS CONFERENCE ON UN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS (SDGS) ESSAY COMPETITION

Published

on

The 1st Nigerian Tertiary Institutions Conference on UN SDGs presents the SDG Youth Essay Competition, offering undergraduates in Nigerian tertiary institutions a chance to contribute to the discussion on achieving SDG4, Quality Education.

Competition Overview:

1st Nigerian Tertiary Institutions Conference on UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Essay Competition

The SDG Youth Essay Competition offers a grand prize of N1 million for the top three winners, along with free sponsorship to attend the 1st Nigeria Tertiary Institution Conference on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in April 2024 in Abuja.

Competition Requirements:

1. Eligibility:

   – Open exclusively to undergraduates in Nigerian tertiary institutions.

2. Entry Guidelines:

   – Topic:The Role of Students in Attainment of SDG4

See also  Nigerian Man Delighted by His Father’s Change of Heart

   – length: Essays should be 1500 words.

   – Entry Period: Thursday, February 1, 2024 – Thursday, February 29, 2024

   – Referencing: APA Style (6th Edition).

   – Font: Times New Roman, 12-point font size.

   – Documentation: Typed in 1.5 line spacing, MS Word format only.

   – Plagiarism: Only original content is accepted; plagiarized entries will be disqualified.

Benefits:

– Prizes:

  – 1st Prize: N500,000

  – 2nd Prize: N300,000

  – 3rd Prize: N200,000

– Winners will also receive free sponsorship to attend the 1st Nigeria Tertiary Institution Conference on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in April 2024 in Abuja.

See also  LAGOS STATE UNIVERSITY TEACHING HOSPITAL (LASUTH) ANNOUNCE SALES OF ADMISSION INTO ADVANCE PROFESSIONAL DIPLOMA IN HOSPITAL ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT, 2023/2024

Required Documents:

– Student’s Institution ID Card

– Copy of Student’s Admission Letter

– One recent passport-size photograph

– WhatsApp telephone number and email address

Application Procedure:

– All entries and submissions (essay and required documents) should be scanned and sent to nigeriaessay@sdgyouth.org before the deadline.

For Further Inquiries:

– Call: 08068931151, 08133846739, 07067772964

– Email: nigeriaessay@sdgyouth.org

Deadline: February 29th, 2024

Don’t miss this opportunity to contribute to achieving SDG4 and win exciting prizes. Submit your entry and required documents before the deadline. For any inquiries, feel free to contact them via phone or email.

Continue Reading

Education

PENTAGON PARTNERS NATIONAL ESSAY COMPETITION FOR UNDERGRADUATE LAW STUDENTS

Published

on

Are you an undergraduate law student in Nigeria eager to explore the intersection of law and Artificial Intelligence (AI)? Pentagon Partners presents a unique opportunity for 400-level and 500-level undergraduate law students to participate in the National Essay Competition.

Competition Overview:

Pentagon Partners National Essay Competition for Undergraduate Law Students

The National Essay Competition invites undergraduate law students to showcase their expertise and contribute to the discourse on AI, privacy, and data protection. In addition to cash prizes, participants have the chance to intern with Pentagon Partners, gaining valuable hands-on experience.

Competition Requirements:

1. Eligibility:

   – The competition is open to 400-level and 500-level undergraduate law students in Nigerian universities.

2. Essay Requirements:

See also  NABTEB RELEASES 2023 GCE EXAMINATION RESULTS - SEE HOW TO CHECK

   – Length: Essays should not exceed 1500 words.

   – Format: Double spaced, 12pt Times New Roman font.

   – References: OSCOLA format for citations with 10pt font size for footnotes and endnotes.

   – Submission Format: Essays must be submitted in PDF format.

   – Entrant Details: Include full names, school, level, phone number, and email address in both the body of the email and on the last page of the essay.

   – Single Entry: Each entrant is allowed only one submission.

   – Originality: Plagiarism will result in automatic disqualification.

Competition Benefits and Timeline:

1. Prizes:

   – Winner: N200,000

See also  CRAWFORD UNIVERSITY ANNOUNCE THE APPOINTMENT OF DEPUTY VICE CHANCELLOR

   – 1st Runner Up: N150,000

   – 2nd Runner Up: N100,000

2. Internship Opportunity:

   – In addition to cash prizes, winners have the exclusive opportunity to intern with Pentagon Partners, enhancing their career prospects.

Application Procedure:

– Interested participants should submit their essays to essay@pentagonpartnerslp.com during the submission period.

– The subject of the email should be the Essay topic

For additional information and updates, visit www.pentagonpartnerslp.com.

Deadline: March 22nd, 2024

Don’t miss this chance to showcase your legal expertise, contribute to important discussions on AI and law, and vie for enticing cash prizes. Pentagon Partners looks forward to receiving your submissions.

Continue Reading

Education

SYSTEMSPECS CHILDREN’S DAY ESSAY COMPETITION (CDEC), 2024

Published

on

The SystemSpecs Children’s Day Essay Competition (CDEC) is an annual event aimed at fostering innovative thinking among primary and secondary school students in Nigeria. It provides a platform for young minds to propose technological solutions to national challenges.

Purpose:
Inaugurated in 2020, the CDEC is part of SystemSpecs’ Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) commitment to promoting capacity development in the Nigerian ICT industry. By encouraging young Nigerians to tackle everyday issues, the competition contributes to intellectual growth and societal progress.

SystemSpecs Children’s Day Essay Competition (CDEC), 2024

Topic:
The theme for the 2024 competition is “Protecting the Nigerian Child from the Dangers of Online Technology.” Participants are tasked with exploring strategies to safeguard children in an increasingly digital world.

Eligibility:
– Open to primary and secondary school students in Nigeria aged 9 to 16.

See also  NNAMDI AZIKIWE UNIVERSITY (UNIZIK) GST REGISTRATION DEADLINE FOR FIRST SEMESTER 2021/2022

– Junior category (ages 9 to 12) essays must not exceed 1,000 words.

– Senior category (ages 13 to 16) essays must not exceed 1,500 words.

Prizes:

– Winners will receive generous rewards, including a high-capacity laptop, premium headphones, a portable laptop stand, a smart wristwatch, and one year of internet data, among other items.

– Consolation prizes will be awarded to other participants.

Application Process:

– Interested candidates should access the application page 

– Essays must be written in English and reflect original thought.

– Each participant is limited to one entry.

– Entries must be endorsed by an accredited school official, parent, or legal guardian.

– Deadline for submissions is April 12, 2024.

Submission Guidelines:

– All submissions must be in PDF format and include the student’s name, home and school addresses, email address, and contact phone number.

See also  Record-Breaking Performance by Amusan in African 60m Hurdles

– Double entries will result in automatic disqualification.

– Submissions must be received by March 15, 2024, at 5:00 p.m.

Notification of Winners:

– Successful students and schools will be contacted in the second quarter of the year.

– Updates on winners will be announced on @nercng social media platforms.

The SystemSpecs Children’s Day Essay Competition offers a unique opportunity for Nigerian students to demonstrate their creativity and problem-solving skills. By addressing the theme of online child protection, participants contribute to building a safer and more secure digital environment for all. We encourage eligible students to seize this opportunity and showcase their talent and ingenuity.

Continue Reading

Trending