The victory of a former student of its Mechatronics department in this year’s technopreneurs programme of the Federal Institute of Industrial Research Oshodi (FIIRO) is a sign of the hard work and dedication of the staff the Federal University Oye Ekiti, a senior official of the school has said. The victory comes just as the Institution received a notice from the National Universities Commission (NUC) that all its academic programmes have been fully accredited. Ibiyemi Pedro Sanni, who holds a Mechatronics Engineering Degree from Federal University Oye-Ekiti,last week finished top at the FIIROHOUSE TV Reality Show, winning the 10Million Naira Prize and a chance to be guided and mentored by FIIRO until he becomes a top industrialists in Nigeria.

FIIRO is a Federal Organization under the ministry of science and technology found in 1956 to research and develop technologies for industrialization in Nigeria, Today FIIRO has over 250 researched and developed technologies ready for the industries with all machineries and equipment fabricated locally. Sanni, who graduated top of his department, is an automation engineer and an expert product designer...




The above headline was the exact title of a lecture delivered by the former Deputy Registrar, Ekiti State University (EKSU), and National Training Officer, Mr. Akin Adeniji, on the occasion of the first quarter lecture and luncheon of the Association of Nigerian Universities Professional Administrators (ANUPA), FUOYE Chapter, held on Friday 08 February, 2019 at the faculty of science new lecture theatre.

Presenting his paper, Mr. Adeniji gave insights into what culture entailed as not just mere customs, ethics or value as perceived by many, but involved an aggregate of belief system, norms, cumulative deposit of knowledge, experiences, attitudes, notions of time, religion, hierarchies by which a society is known and in turn, passed along by communication and imitation from one generation to another. He also stressed the need for administrators to realize that they are like lubricants that drives the engine system of the university forward.He further interrelated the basic concepts of University Culture, Academic Freedom, Academic Culture and Organisational Culture.


fuoyetourThe Pro-Chancellor and Chairman Governing Council of the Federal University Oye-Ekiti, Professor Tunde Samuel in company of Governing Council Members and the University Management embarked on the tour of all the University facilities.

The exercise according to the Pro-Chancellor was to enable the Governing Council have an up to date knowledge of completed projects, as well as ongoing projects so as to fine tune possible ways bridging the infrastructure deficit in the institution.


WhatsApp Image 2019-02-05 at 12.20.58The faculty of sociene,Federal Univerdsity, Oye Ekiti organized in- house workshop for its adminstrative officers, this was held on Tuesday, January 29th , 2019 at the faculty conference board room and the workshop was slated into three stages which was Tagged: Work Ethics of an Adminstrative Staff in the University, Developing an Effective Writing and Communication Skills and Interpersonal Relationship Among Members of Staff.

The Dean Faculty of Socience Prof. Samuel O.Lawal said the university is structured in such a way that without non-teaching staff university system is not complete and a wokrshop like this encourage inter-relationship among the staff, which according to him could equally improve their daily activities while on assigned duties. He further advised the participants to be more dedicated because wherever they are doing, punctuality should be their most priority toward workplace. He said ,they should have it at the back of your mind that you are responsible,a role model and you have to contribute your own quarter to enhance development of this young institution.

A coalition of civil society organizers (Civil Society Groups for Good Governance) led by the Coalition’s President, Comrade Ogukwu Dominic showered accolades on the Vice-Chancellor of the Federal University Oye-Ekiti, Professor Kayode Soremekun for his laudable achievements; the group said they were overwhelmed by the achievements of the Vice- Chancellor since his assumption of duties.

According, to Comrade Dominic, the team had earlier visited all the campuses of the University, had a facility tour of both complete and ongoing projects as well as interacted with cross-section of both staff and students which led to their second visit to submit a complete report to the University. He said, copies of the same report have been forwarded to the Federal Ministry of Education, National Universities Commissions, TETFUND and other relevant agencies. The report for Professor Kayode Soremekun was presented alongside certificate of achievements.