Democracy Day: Convoke National Conference, Edo Youths tell Buhari

• ask Obaseki to fulfil 60 per cent youth representation in Cabinet promise Youths of Edo state under the aegis of Edo Youth Parliament, have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to convoke a National Dialogue Conference amid secession calls and growing tension in the country. The youths made the call on Saturday June 12 in … Read more

Amid crypto dip, FPD shocks ‘loyal fans’ with ‘pick anything you want’ free shopping spree

…We’re overwhelmed, dumbfounded — Beneficiaries …A giver ‘ll always find something to give no matter what, says FPD   Despite bitcoin suffering its worst monthly drop since 2011, and crypto market generally having a sour trading month of May, crypto investor and renowned philanthropist Raymond Ikponmwosa has continued to extend helping hands and benevolence towards … Read more

Bitcoin: ‘Keep Holding, Don’t Panic’, Investor FPD Tells Crypto Holders

Following a decline in the price of bitcoin (BTC) and other major cryptocurrencies, crypto investor Raymond Ikponmwosa has called on holders of the digital currencies to keep holding and not panic. Raymond, popularly known as FPD, gave the advice in a series of social media posts sighted by CAMPUS GIST on his personal handle on … Read more

BREAKING: UNIBEN Senate Suspends Students’ Union Executives

The Students’ Union executive of the University of Benin (UNIBEN) has been suspended and a care-taker committee is to be put in place. This was disclosed by Public Relations Officer of the University, Benedicta Ehanire, Ph.D, in a statement made available to CAMPUS GIST on Tuesday. She said the Institution’s Senate took the action to … Read more

FACT CHECK: Did UNIBEN Lecturer Carry A Gun Into Exam Hall To Invigilate? 

Over the weekend, a video went viral purportedly showing a lecturer of the University of Benin (UNIBEN) with a gun to invigilate students sitting for the ongoing first semester examinations of the school. According to the Instagram blog where the news originated from, the lecturer arrived the exam hall in the Faculty of Physical Sciences … Read more

UNIBEN Governing Council applauded over appointment of new Registrar

Reactions have been pouring in over the appointment of Mr Ademola Bobola as the substantive Registrar and Secretary to Council of the University of Benin (UNIBEN), in Benin City, Edo State. Some staff, students and alumni who spoke with CAMPUS GIST on Friday applauded the interview panel, consisting mainly of external persons and the University … Read more

UNIBEN Gets Substantive Registrar

The University of Benin (UNIBEN), in Benin City, Edo state has approved the appointment of Mr Ademola Bobola as the substantive Registrar and Secretary to Council of the Institution. A statement made available to CAMPUS GIST on Thursday issued by the University spokesperson, Dr. Benedicta Ehanire, said the appointment was ratified by the institution’s Governing … Read more