These are the real reasons Nigerian students want schools to reopen.
Every Nigerian engineering student leaves the university with an experience different from what students from other faculties went through.
Here’s a list of some hilarious and annoying stuff year one students in Nigerian universities will relate to;
Hint: They are not amused.
Studying at UNIBEN is a struggle.
Bad grades come happen, and everyone deals with them differently.
A List of all the frustrations final year students experience while doing their project
Because this is Nigeria, good things rarely come easily.
You’ve got at least one in your class.
One thing almost every student is terrified of is the Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA). It is an indicator of whether you’ll graduate, have an extra year, be loved by your parents or hated by them. Here’s a list of CGPA troubles every Nigerian student is familiar with. 1. When your parents ask what your […]
A post on some of the ways Nigerians can be too extra.
In small parts, everyone who went to a Nigerian tertiary institution has been looking forward to graduation since their second year in the school. After the exams that need to be written and passed, another thing that stands in the way of graduation is the final year project. It should be a straight line; get […]
The Confusion that follows the release of the exam timetable You begin to wonder how the weeks flew so fast. As far as you know, the semester started about three weeks earlier. The question that clouds your mind at this point is “where did the time go?” The pressure of assignments due to be submitted […]
You would think that getting into the university or any other tertiary institution, really means you’re about to have the wildest time of your life. This may be true, depending on your energy and the company you keep. However, the school system, in some ways, is designed to take your life (not literally), and you […]
Your parents had a lot to tell you when you were going off to the university, but the one thing they kept hammering on was the need for you to face your academics squarely and not allow some boy or girl to make you lose focus. Deep inside you were like LOL. You had a […]
Class representatives are important to lecturers and students. For the lecturers, this role and the person taking it solves most of the problem associated with managing the sheer number of people taking their courses. For the students, they could really use someone to submit their assignments and take the fall for anything that happens. It […]
When the lecturer pairs you with people you don’t talk to It stings more if two or more of your friends are in the same group. When the group leader starts collecting phone numbers You know what is coming; endless calls and texts. When you get the “you’ve been added to a group” WhatsApp notification […]
The University and other tertiary institution campuses are the melting point of all sorts of experience. At the forefront are the people in their different elements. You can try and escape some, but there are others you can’t miss. The list is exhaustive, but here are some of them: The Wannabe Politicians No worries if […]
When you got admission into university, you were excited about a whole new life. You were ready to revel in a new kind of freedom, away from your parents and the annoying curfews and rules they set to curtail your movements. You thought about a lot of things: what to do, when to do it, […]
Why lectures ‘are not that important’ according to 5 UNILAG undergrads.
The end of another strike means the continuation of another struggle – Final Year. Final year is the most frightening year in school. One wrong move and you’re getting slapped with an extra year. Add the emotional punishment called ‘project’ and you have a full stack horror movie. It isn’t all nightmares though, and being […]
On February 8th,2019 the Academic Staff Union of Universities announced their decision to suspend their strike after reaching an agreement with the Federal government. Students across the country came to a solemn realisation – school was going to resume soon. On the plus side, the final year brethren get to graduate this year. On the […]
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