Paradigm Shift: Our Roles In The Birth Of A New Nigeria Prof. Mahfouz A. Adedimeji Vice Chancellor, Ahman Pategi University, Patigi, Kwara state, Nigeria Paper presented at the 1st Taoreed Odedele Memorial Lecture and Reception for the 11th Vice Chancellor ...

Some weeks ago, a friend of mine in reaction to a comment sent a sticker with the inscription, “Life is a spoon”, to me. Since then, the metaphor has stuck to my mind and it has been welling up different ...

As another year begins and students resume, it is auspicious to stress that one major factor responsible for one’s success or failure in this life is attitude. In fact, attitude is everything and everything is about attitude. Nothing is as ...

For many university students and their lecturers, the year 2022 would be deemed gloomy due to the longest strike  ever  embarked on by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and its implications. Yet, as every cloud has a silver ...

Hardly does a day pass in Nigeria nowadays without chilling reports of gun violence or insecurity somewhere. It has become a menace that must be confronted by all stakeholders for our collective peace, sanity and security. Gun violence by non-state ...

In this life, it is important to appreciate that there is no satisfaction and happiness without action even if action may not always bring happiness. You cannot be anything without some action: saying something, doing something and being something. It ...

Over 2,000 years ago, Sun Tzu wrote his seminal book, “The Art of War”, and the insights it contains are as useful in the fields of governance, politics and sociology as they are in philosophy and military science as well ...

In September 1988, the song “Don’t Worry, Be Happy” was released by the American musician, Bobby McFerrin, to popular acclaim. It was aptly described by a critic as a “formula for facing life’s trials” because that is exactly what it ...

Two visuals seriously disturbed me last week. The first was the video of a man on a motorcycle, most likely a commercial motorcyclist. He refused to let go of his bike on a flooded road until the flood washed him ...

Mahfouz A. Adedimeji As the phenomenal Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof. Is-haq Olanrewaju Oloyede, mounts the dais to receive another consequential national award, Commander of the Order of the Niger (CON), it is pertinent to ...

On Wednesday, September 21, 2022, Ahman Pategi University, Patigi, commemorated the International Day of Peace during which the university community as well as the hosting community was sensitised on the theme of the Day, “Stop Racism, Build Peace”. The lecture ...

Everyone has heard the saying that when life throws lemons at you, make lemonade; and if all you have is LIMES, re-arrange the letters and get SMILES. Indeed, part of the secret of enjoying peace of mind is that you ...