UNN FYHESSA Cultural Day

A Nigerian woman

The ekwe, ogene and ichaka that composed the cultural tune of the Igbo tradition were still beating persistently and unchanging as they spawned from the gigantic sound system. Their sounds were no longer a separate thing from the living university community. It was unceasing like the pulsation of the heart of a warrior of the …

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The 4 Major Categories of Nigerian University Students

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Here are the four major categories of students that you will see on the Nigeria University campus. The Business Minded Students These students will be helping Lecturers to teach their course in class just to invite them to their tutorials. Na these set of students dey get sugar-coated tongues and sweet mouth. Some of them …

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First Year Guide: Advice for Nigerian University Freshers

Nigerian student

Welcome to this freshers guide with tips to excel in your first year as a Nigerian student. First things first, congratulations on your admission into the school of your choice. I wish you success as you begin your academic journey. I remember how I felt many years ago when I got admission into the University …

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Freshers Guide: UNIBEN Hostel & Off Campus Accommodation


The University of Benin is a place of academic learning. Students sought out an environment conducive to learning as it is important to achieve academic success. Are you considering whether to stay in the school hostel or off-campus lodge? Most first-year students ask me this question. My answer to the most times and will remain …

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A Letter to My Crossover Self to UNEC Campus

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Dear Blessing, I see that you have crossover to the University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus. Well, congratulations on the completion of your year one courses at the Nsukka Campus. I am not particularly elated to welcome you to UNEC Campus because things are about to get messy for you. The experience here in UNEC is …

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