This week on Myefiko,
The world celebrated teachers and in line with that, a special edition of Cowbellpedia Mathematics TV Quiz Show for teachers was organised by Promasidor Nigeria Limited, makers of Cowbell milk. Mr Isaac Oyegbile of Hallmark Secondary School, Ondo and Daramola Joseph Oluwaseun of Dansol High School, Agidingbi, Ikeja, Lagos State, emerged the winner in the senior and junior category, respectively.
Also, In commemoration of the World’s Teachers Day, the Ekiti government praised the teachers for their hard work and dedication to duty while presenting the gift of cars to outstanding teachers.
Free University of Nigeria (FUN), an Online University which prides itself to be the first 100% cloud-based university worldwide was launched in Nigeria.
Read More – Wow! First Free University Launched In Nigeria
The Former Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ibadan, Professor Femi Bamiro,escapes death in the hands of Gunmen at a failed kidnap attempt.
The world recognized outstanding personalities through their brilliant works during the Noble Prize award presentation.
The 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded to David J. Thouless F. Duncan M. Haldane and J. Michael Kosterlitz “for theoretical discoveries of topological phase transitions and topological phases of matter.”
Also, the Nobel Prize in Chemistry was presented to Jeanhttp://myefiko.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=11963&action=edit-Pierre Sauvage, Sir J. Fraser Stoddart, Bernard L. Feringa “for the design and synthesis of molecular machines”.
EFCC Raided the Federal University Of Technology, Akure interrogating the Vice Chancellor and Bursar based on a petition written against them. This, however, has caused several protests from the staffs of the institution.
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) held its passing out parade for outgoing corps members nationwide which stayed low key because of the current economic and security situations in the country.
Read More – Why NYSC ‘POP’ This Year Stayed Low Profile
Most Nigerian potential undergraduate’s top choice university for 2016 has been revealed to be the University Of Ilorin, Kwara state followed by followed by sixteen (16) others drawn from the Federal, State, and Private Universities.
The newly established University of Africa, Toru-Orua, Bayelsa State, is set to begin academic activities by January 2017.
Let’s meet again for more news next week.