OAU has been rated the No. 1 University in
Nigeria for the fourth consecutive time by
Webometrics, an international institute
reputed for ranking universities across the
globe. Read the full details as reported by
A release by the Public Relations Officer of OAU,
Mr. Abiodun Olarewaju, stated that body rated
the curricular, research, academic and general
administration of the university as the best in
The Vice-Chancellor of the University, Prof.
Bamitale Omole, described the rating as
unprecedented, adding that it was the first time
in the history of university education in Africa
where a Nigerian university would be adjudged
and rated the best for four times running.
Omole emphasised the need for all private
sectors to urgently partner with government in
providing enough financial and material
resources to meet the needs of universities in
the country, particularly in the provision of
structural and infrastructural facilities.
The vice-chancellor lauded the dedication to
duty of all academic and administrative staff
whose personal and group sacrifice had made
the new ranking a possibility. Read the complete story HERE.