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From The President

President – Muhammad-Bashir Yahya

Senate Chairman – Roseben C.N. Anyanwu

Congress Chancellor – Jerry-Ogeme Oghenelukome

CLASS OF 1998 SYMPOSIUM AND ITS EFFECT ON ME

Our ward round had just ended. I was on my way going to the autopsy room to see if I could watch and sign one more autopsy. But I decided to peep at what was happening at Paul Hendrickse. Little did I know a peep would turn out into not only getting to a seat but also listening to all five speakers of the symposium. I must say, for me, It started off a bit slowly, as it appeared as…

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THE FOURTH TEAM

It is going to be a suspense filled evening as the fourth and last country to join the Euros Nation League semi finals will be decided by 8:45pm tonight. Though it is a game between Netherland and Germany, this spot can only be filled by either the World Cup Defending Champions France, or the Dutchmen, Netherland. As Netherland battle with Germany today, a win or a draw is just the ticket they need for the semis. The French has no…

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THE UCH SINFONIA AT 20 CONCERT: A NIGHT TO REMEMBER

The University College Hospital (UCH) Sinfonia recently celebrated her 20th Anniversary concert titled “The Moon and I” at the Paul Hendrickse Lecture Theater on Saturday, November 17th, 2018. Like every great day and events, this one too has come and gone, but it has surely left its imprint on our minds. The focus was kept on the performances, with everything else kept thankfully brief. The concert was opened with prayers, anthem and introductions. Then, it was straight to the Choir’s…

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RHODES SCHOLARSHIP FOR WEST AFRICA 2019: UI MEDICAL GRADUATE EMERGES AS TOP 10 FINALIST

24-year-old Nigerian Doctor, Adeyemi Oluwafunmilola, popularly called Funmi, has emerged as one of the top 10 finalists of the 2019 Rhodes Scholarships for West Africa. Funmi, a exceptional brilliant member of the 2k13 graduating class who graduated with honors from University of Ibadan (UI)  Medical School, made it to the final round selection process of the scholarship program. Rhodes Scholars are chosen on the basis of the criteria set down in the Will of Cecil John Rhodes, who established the…

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EIGHT NIGERIANS MAKE 2019 FORBES UNDER 30 LIST

Eight Nigerians have been listed among other global influencers, in the 2019 Forbes 30 under 30 list. The 8th annual list highlights 600 young revolutionaries and risk takers who are apparently changing the world. The Forbes 30 under 30 list has become the most trusted index identifying the next generation of entrepreneurs, visionaries, and game changers throughout the world. This year, eight Nigerians have joined the network of more than 5000 individuals throughout the world. Here are our honourees: EMMANUEL…

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BEFORE STEPPING OUT: THE COUNTRY AND THE MEDICAL STUDENT

Knowing what you want gives you strength and ability. But nothing is quite as bad as uncertainty. This is why smart people always have a plan. They know they can only move as fast as is fueled by focus on their goals. For medical students, the future holds countless possibilities. We choose from these by virtue of what we believe is best for us and the counsel we get from colleagues in the profession. But are we really giving it…

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