OAU, Ile-Ife, reinstates four suspended students, Student Affairs gets new head

The newly appointed Vice-Chancellor of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Professor Anthony Elujoba, has ordered the reinstatement of four suspended students of the department of International Relations. They were suspended on July 25, 2015 by the former VC of the institution, Prof. Bamitale Omole, for misconduct. “Further to our letter of suspension dated July 25, 2015, […]

Of Adeboye’s Word, his church and the youths

By Henry Osinimu Tawose Overtime, the quest and the inordinate zeal to fit into the western way of life have ravaged our worldviews as Africans and have continued to stand our existence on its head.   Though, a dumping ground for western irrelevances and a dependent on the west in various fronts , the African […]

Talent of the month: DJ Doink

Moronkeji Temitope popularly known as Doink is a disk jockey with extensive skills in music management and a degree in Mass communication from a premier university in the nation, University of Benin. He was Co-founder of a Talent management organization Nasty Sounds Academy (NSA) which nurtured music and media inclined minds to find their flair and grow in their […]

Marriage inspiration: bringing out perfection from imperfection

Public displays of affections are opportunities to thank God Everyday you read updates about wedding anniversaries. You read about men celebrating their wives’ birthdays on Facebook. You see postings about women who thank God for their husbands on their special day. The lyrics of their poetry will make you think that their homes are paradises […]

Top 30 online news sources for bloggers: Part I

There are thousands of resources from which you can find content for your blog post, but let’s narrow it down to the top 30 most effective online news sources for Nigerian bloggers, and others from around the world who love writing. Blogging has to do with passion. If your main target of blogging is to […]

#FreeAbusidiq: EFCC arrests popular blogger Abubakar Sidiq for anti-EFCC story

Infobase quote of the day: “So EFCC has graduated from arresting 419 operators to arresting bloggers. When Mugu meets mumu the bottom falls off..#freeabusidiq.”—@DrDamages The publisher of abusidiqu.com, Abubakar Sidiq Usman, was today, August 8, 2016, arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) at his Kubwa home in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. […]

The Mystery called Sex

This article, “The Mystery called Sex” is not a tract, meant to preach to you. It is a review of facts –raw facts. After all we have for too long tossed this coin from one side only. Well, what you do hereafter with the apparent facts determines how you fare in all things. Myth about […]

How to check 2016 May/June WAEC result

Infobase quote of the day: Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up”…Thomas Edison This is how to check your 2016 May/June WAEC result released on August 5, 2016. Note that two methods are available for candidates to check their result: WAEC result […]

2016 WAEC results released with 53% pass, better than 2014, 2015

Number of student who wrote the exam in Nigeria: 1, 552, 758 No of withheld results: 137,295 2016 performance: 52.97% 2015 performance: 38.68% 2014 performance: 31.28% The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has released the 2016 May/June results of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), withholding the results of 137,295 candidates, representing 8.89 […]

2016 World Bank Vacancies in Oil and Gas, Legal, Education, Corporate Governance

Vacancies are available in the following positions at the World Bank: Education Macroeconomics and fiscal management Agribusiness Legal Country management Oil and Gas Corporate Governance Results Measurement Energy Risk Environment Syndications Finance/Banking Treasury Investment Communications Energy Development Financial Management Economics Development Finance Health Nutrition and population Disaster Risk management Independent Evaluation   Recruitment Timeline August […]

2016 Vacancy: Senior/Principal Risk Officer Needed at World Bank

Recruitment Timeline August 7, 2016: Applications due End of July – September 2016: Review applications and update application status to candidates August – September 2016: Contact all shortlisted candidates and conduct interviews in Washington, D.C. and locations in Africa At least 8 years of relevant experience + PhD   The Corporate & Portfolio Risk Management […]

2016 World Bank Vacancy: Senior Energy Specialist – Dakar, Senegal

Recruitment Timeline August 7, 2016: Applications due End of July – September 2016: Review applications and update application status to candidates August – September 2016: Contact all shortlisted candidates and conduct interviews in Washington, D.C. and locations in Africa At least 9 years of relevant experience + advanced degree   As part of the IFC’s […]

Energy Specialist needed at World Bank-Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Recruitment Timeline August 7, 2016: Applications due End of July – September 2016: Review applications and update application status to candidates August – September 2016: Contact all shortlisted candidates and conduct interviews in Washington, D.C. and locations in Africa   At least 7 years of relevant experience + advanced degree   As part of the […]

2016 World Bank Vacancy: Results Measurement Specialist needed

Results Measurement Specialist – Multiple locations Results Measurement Specialist positions may be located in Washington, DC or one of IFC’s regional offices (such as Hong Kong, Singapore, Delhi, Dubai, Istanbul, Johannesburg, Dakar, Nairobi, Sao Paulo, or Mexico City). Recruitment Timeline August 7, 2016: Applications due End of July – September 2016: Review applications and update […]

Senior/Principal Industry Specialist, Natural Gas needed at World Bank, Washington D.C.

Recruitment Timeline August 7, 2016: Applications due End of July – September 2016: Review applications and update application status to candidates August – September 2016: Contact all shortlisted candidates and conduct interviews in Washington, D.C. and locations in Africa At least 20 years of relevant experience + advanced degree   IFC’s Global Oil & Gas […]

2016 World Bank Job: Resident Representative in Conarky, Guinea

Recruitment Timeline August 7, 2016: Applications due End of July – September 2016: Review applications and update application status to candidates August – September 2016: Contact all shortlisted candidates and conduct interviews in Washington, D.C. and locations in Africa At least 12 years of relevant experience + advanced degree   IFC seeking a Resident Representative […]