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Afe Babalola

September 15, 2023

Nigerian judiciary promotes law professor sacked for exam malpractice, gross misconduct as new senior advocate

Benedicta Daudu was taking an exam as part of her master’s degree programme at the University of Jos when she was caught cheating by school administrators in 2016, officials said.

CJN Ariwoola, Benedicta Daudu and Haruna Tsamani
July 11, 2023

‘Don’t send wrong signals,’ Falana counsels Tinubu on corrupt politicians visiting Aso Rock

Although Mr Falana did not categorically name anyone, several politicians have been meeting with Mr Tinubu at the Aso Villa since he emerged as president.

Bola Tinubu and Femi Falana
July 11, 2023

Nigerian lawmakers fixing their own salaries is unconstitutional: Obasanjo

“All elected people, by our constitution, their emolument is supposed to be fixed by the revenue mobilisation commission, but our lawmakers set that aside.”

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo , Godswill Akpabio and Tajudeen Abass
March 26, 2023

Nigerian lawyer Afe Babalola donates £10 million to King’s College London

The centre promises blended and online programmes for access to students who have had their journey to higher education disrupted by conflict, displacement, or other transitions.

King's College London and Afe Babalola
January 4, 2023

Obi: No credible leader can emerge via 1999 Constitution, Afe Babalola insists

The elder statesman noted that only a moneybag and not the best-qualified candidates could win the February presidential election under the present constitutional arrangement.

Afe Babalola, the founder of Afe Babalola University
October 9, 2022

All Nigerians should go into farming: Afe Babalola

Mr Babalola said farming remains one of the best solutions to the country’s myriads of problems.

Afe Babalola
July 7, 2022

I’ll complete Ekiti airport before leaving office: Gov. Fayemi

Governor Kayode Fayemi has assured the people of Ekiti that the state’s airport under construction will be completed before the expiration of his tenure on October 15, 2022.

Governor Kayode Fayemi inspecting the Ekiti International Agro Cargo Airport
April 18, 2022

Buhari should suspend 2023 elections; set up interim govt: Afe Babalola

He said the elections should be suspended until Nigeria has “a new-look peoples’ constitution” that has part-time legislators and non-executive president.

Afe Babalola
January 28, 2022

Buhari regime failed to meet UNESCO education benchmark: Afe Babalola

“They have consistently failed to meet the UNESCO funding benchmark of 26 per cent of every country’s budget,”

President Muhammadu Buhari