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From The President

President – Muhammad-Bashir Yahya

Senate Chairman – Roseben C.N. Anyanwu

Congress Chancellor – Jerry-Ogeme Oghenelukome

CASSIE IS EXPECTING FIRST CHILD WITH ALEX FINE, EX-BOYFRIEND DIDDY CONGRATULATES HER WITH SWEET TRIBUTE VIA INSTAGRAM

The 32-year-old singer-model and boyfriend Alex Fine, 26, announced on Thursday that they are expecting their first child, a baby girl. “We couldn’t be more excited and happy to have this little girl come into our lives. We are so blessed,” the two said in a joint statement exclusively to E! News. Cassie and Alex, a competitive bull rider and celebrity trainer, posted on Instagram pics from a baby announcement photoshoot. They show the couple in and near a car, with a pair of baby shoes hanging from the rear…

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No Longer the same…

Series of seasons ago. , the story was different But ere we speak, things are no longer the same. Twas the period of thirst and real hunger for love That drove me to the depths of thoughts and myriad of worries And I fain would have bowed my head, even licked the ground For nothing but (mere) and (sheer) want of affection. Each place, time and manner I sat, It seemed I drew farther away from people I went to…

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THE LOCAL MAN SYNDROME: A malignant virus that is becoming endemic among medical students.

INTRODUCTION Ibadan medical school has finally turned into a hub of “local men”. With the introduction of the “breakyourownnews.com “ app,most medical students can be seen parading on social media ,breaking their own news with the phrase “Local man “ as part of the headline. Even the well to do medical students among them now consider themselves local men. Apparently that is what Ibadan medicine does to you. It reduces you to the local man.Most UIMSAITES, have been asking the…

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UNPOPULAR OPINION: WHITE COAT EDITION.

No one is ever truly ready for the rigors of medical school… Imagine you are trying to cross a one-way street, it is only natural as a Nigerian to look left and right before you cross, right? So you perform the required ritual to try get to the other side of the road, but just as you take your first step, BAM! You get hit by a herd of cattle, several elephants and an airplane. A bit of an exaggeration…

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FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SET TO ACQUIRE A FULANI RADIO STATION

Mixed reactions was soon followed as the Federal Government on Tuesday 21st May announced that it has acquired an amplitude modulation (AM) radio broadcast licence to reach herdsmen across the various parts of the country. The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, announcing this development stated that the decision was part of measures to enhance nomadic education and curtail the persistent farmer/herders crisis in the country. Adamu said the radio service would operate on the frequency of 720KHz and would air…

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THERESA MAY RESIGNS AMIDST TEARS, BACKLASH AND POLITICAL TURMOIL

It had been long coming. For some it was simply inevitable and only a question of When?. On Friday, the 24th of May, 2019, Britain awoke to the news that beleagured prime Minister Theresa May, had resigned from office as the Leader of her Conservative party. It was an emotional farewell for the 62 year old who acknowledged her failure at negotiating a successful Brexit deal from the EU. It appears that mutiny from her own cabinet and party members…

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