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Friday, 31 August 2018

Stipulated Amount For Non-Medical UNIBEN Student


Acceptance fees #60,000
school fees #69,900
Online clearance #2500
photocopies #1500
2 scratch Cards #1500
faculty clearance #2500
Department clearance #1,500
Faculty dues #1,500
departmental dues #2000 (it varies)
Record files #3000
medical clearance #3000
school hostel application #1000
school hostel #17,500
Gst registration #7000
textbooks #10,000 + (it varies)

Those that want to stay outside school get your #50,000 to #180,000 ready
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Thursday, 30 August 2018

Students Sets Schoolmate Ablaze For Dating One Of Their Ex boyfriend

Two High School girls, Gugulethu Thwala and Koketso Moyo have been reportedly sentenced to 18 and 14 years imprisonment respectively for allegedly burning a 19-years-old girl identified as Boitumelo Dlamini to death for dating one of their ex boyfriends.

The event happened in South African, it was gathered that four students allegedly kidnaped Boitumelo Dlamini at Eletsa High School on June 18, 2015, and set her ablaze while recording a video of the incident, they laughed as they recorded her crying and begging for help.

While handing down the sentence at the South Africa High Court, Judge Tshifiwa Maumela reportedly said the pair would not have been caught for the murder if Mosupi had not sustained burn wounds during the time the crime was committed.

According to reports, the both students were accused of Murder and kidnapping which attracted additional 5 years to their pronounced judgment. It was also made known that the two students were accompanied by two others identified as Mosopi and Victor Pilane who are also serving a jail sentence for their involvement in the kidnap.
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2018/2019 Information About LAUTECH Admission

Lautech front gate

Ladoke Akintola University of Technology also known as LAUTECH has currently released admission form for the 2018/2019 academic section to apply please follow the instructions below;
Go to http://jupeb.lautech.edu.ng/ and Click on “here to apply” link at the top of this web page. You should ONLY do this after you MUST have read and understood all the instructions on this site.

The Email Address supplied has to be unique and valid, and will serve as your Registration ID to make payment.

After successfully registering an account, you are to visit the Email address you supplied, to retrieve your PASSCODE.

 This PASSCODE will enable you access the payment system. This can be accessed through the “returning aplicant” link at the top of this page.

After registering an account, please note, you then fall into the category of “Returning Applicant”, and you should always use the “Returning Applicant Login” at the top of this web page.

As a “Returning Applicant”, you can make payment (by clicking on “Click here to Pay for your Application Form with a Created Email Address”.

You are expected to supply the Email Address registered earlier and the PASSCODE sent to you); you can obtain a Application Form Number(this must be after a successful Application Form Payment); and you can also complete the application process.

After a successful payment, in order to get an Application Form Number, click on “Click here to get a Form Number”.

 You are expected to supply the Email Address registered earlier and the PASSCODE sent to you. Your Application Form Number will be e-mailed to the supplied email address, and also shown on the screen.

To complete the Application Form, you need to have gotten an Application Form number.

You are to login with your Application Form number and the password earlier created. After you successfully fill the application form, and submit it, an Examination venue will be alloted to you.

Please make sure you print this slip.

Please note, after submission of your Application Form, you will be unable to change the Passport Photograph uploaded. Hence confirm the passport uploaded is yours before you attempt to submit your form.

Obtain application form which cost #10,000 only, all fees are payable via LAUTECH InterSwitch.

You will be redirected to interswitch gateway during registration to make payment for the Application Form. Prepare for making your payment online by having the following information handy:

An Interswitch enabled Debit/ ATM card, specifying the “Card Number”, “Expiry Date”, “Card PIN” and “CVV2 Code”
Ensure that you have sufficient funds in the card specified above, to cater for your fees as quoted in this section.

Closing date of Submission for LAUNCH Admission form :
The closing date for the submission of Application Form is Monday, September 17, 2018.
Each candidate must ensure that the Acknowledgement slip bearing his/her passport photograph is downloaded and printed as an evidence of successful submission of form.
Please note that late completion/submission of forms will not be entertained.

LAUTECH Subject Combination

SCIENCE SUBJECTS
•Agricultural Science
•Biology
•Chemistry
•Mathematics
•Physics

MANAGEMENT SCIENCE SUBJECTS
•Accounting
•Business Studies
•Economics
•Geography

Information About Screening Exercise

Screening Exercise will hold on Wednesday, September 19th to Friday September 21st, 2018.
For further enquiries, you may contact us via the listed contacts below:

Email Address: LAUTECH GMAIL ADDRESS

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The Blind Man And The Leper - Story

The very first chief if the land made a law.  If any of his people wished to leave to set up households in other parts of the country where game was less scarce they could do so, but they were forbidden to take with them any children who were blind, maimed or deformed children would be born anywhere except in his village where they could be cared for as was their custom.

It just happened that there were two deformed people still living in the village at that time. All the other deformed had somehow died off. The two left were a blind man and a leper. The blind man had once been the best Hunter and best shot in the village. His arrows always shot true and he had been respected because he provided so much meat. The leper, on the other hand, had at one time been the best tracker of game.

Both of them were still so clever that if the people followed the leper they usually found game, and if someone held the hands of the blind man and pointed his arrow in the direction of the animal, he would shoot it at once. The men got older and took part in less and less hunts. The people became disgruntled, but always relied on advice from the two maimed men before setting out on a hunt.

  'what kind of hunt will it be, blind man?' they would ask before they set out.
'Oh, you will shoot and shoot, but only hit one small duiker.' They were not pleased, but a duiker was better than pumpkin. So they went to the leper.
    'What kind of hunt shall we have?' they asked.
    'The rain will wash away all but the duiker tracks,' he said.

The men set off grumbling about the maimed ones, and said that really they ate far more than they were worth. They resolved to share no meat with the old and ugly maimed men.

  While they were away hunting, the blind man and the leper set out by themselves to hunt. The leper hobbled along on his stump-feet tracking a roan antelope.

  The blind man followed, holding on to his dirty gown. At last the leper saw a herd of roan and he held the hunter's hand and pointed the arrow in the direction of the largest antelope and told the blind man to shoot. The blind man shot, and his arrow struck the roan in it heart. The two men rejoiced at their kill.

'Let us skin it and eat some meat now. I am starving!' shouted the blind man.
  'Yes said the leper, I'll make a fire'.

The two men tried to cut up the roan but the blind man couldn't see what he was doing. The leper couldn't hold the knife because his stumps has no fingers. The blind man's hands in his stumps and showed him where to cut.

After the animal had been skinned they roasted a piece of the roan heart over the fire. The blind man took the first bite eagerly. Immediately his eyesight returned. He looked in at the leper near him and dragged the poor leper protesting to the river. The he pushed the leper into the water. The leper at once became healthy and crawled out on a sand banking laughing.
   The two men returned to the village carrying the roan meat. The people were ashamed, and the chief kept quiet about his rule.

The end.
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Jamb Activate CAPS For 2018/2019 Admission Exercise

This to notify candidates seeking admission
into various tertiary institutions for the
2018/2019 academic session that the JAMB
CAPS have been activated for the admission
exercise.

This means that candidates can now
monitor their admission status and easily
know when they have been offered an
admission.

Once a candidate has been offered
admission, such candidate is required to do
either of two things; to accept the
admission or to reject it.

Once you accept the admission, your
admission quest is over as you will no
longer be available for other schools'
admission consideration. On the other
hand, if you reject the admission, you
become available to other schools who
have free admission slots for admission
consideration.
It is important to note also that candidates
who have been offered admission on JAMB
CAPS are to equally print their admission
letter after accepting the admission, as they
will likely need this during clearance and
registration in the school that they have
been admitted.
We therefore advise candidates to closely
monitor their admission status on JAMB
CAPS so as to do the needful as soon as
possible.
Some schools may not even publish list of
admitted candidates on their own portal or
notice board. So for candidates that applied
for admission in such schools, the only way
to know when they have been offered
admission is to check their admission
status on JAMB CAPS.
How To Check Admission Status on JAMB
CAPS
1. Visit Jamb efacilitation portaland login with your registered
email address and password to access
your dashboard.

2. After you have log in you will see a
welcome notice just move down on the
page you will see "check 2018 UTME/DE
Admission Status on CAPS". Click on it
and you will be redirected to the caps
page.

3. After clicking on "check 2018 UTME/DE
Admission Status on CAPS", you will see a
page showing your JAMB details and
your admission status, If you have been
given admisison, you can now go ahead
to accept it or reject it.

Note: If you are using a phone, you may not
see the option to check is Admission Status
on CAPS, Most phone users may only see the
welcome message.
The caps page shows only welcome because it requires you to use desktop mode to view the complete page.
   This is why the chrome browser is
recommended if you are a using a phone.
All you need to do is go to Chrome option
and choose request desktop site for the
complete page to display.
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Wednesday, 29 August 2018

KWARAPOLY ND Part-time And HND Screening Schedule

KWARAPOLY and part-time and HND
screening dates and instructions for all
candidates who applied for admission into
the part-time national diploma and Higher
National Diploma programme for the
2018/2019 academic session have been
published.

All candidates for the 2018/2019 Pre-
Admission Screening Exercise should take
note of the following:
KWARAPOLY ND Part-time And HND
Screening Schedule, 2018/2019
The test would hold online, real time
between 7am and 7pm. Candidates should
be mindful of the type of Cybercafe they
patronize.
Schedules for the test are:
Thursday, 6th of September, 2018
All candidates who applied for ND Part Time
KWARAPOLY ND Part-time And HND Screening Schedule
kwarapoly logo

Friday, 7th of September, 2018
All candidates who applied for HND (Full
Time) and (Part Time) in the following
programmes:
1. Accountancy
2. Banking and Finance
3. Business Administration
Saturday, 8th of September, 2018
All candidates who applied for HND (Full
Time) and (Part Time) in the following
programmes:-
1. Marketing
2. Public Administration
3. Purchasing and Supply
Sunday, 9th of September, 2018
All candidates who applied for HND (Full
Time) and (Part Time) in the following
programmes:-
1. Science Laboratory Technology
2. Statistics
3. Hospitality Management
4. Architectural Technology
5. Building Technology
6. Estate Management
7. Quantity Surveying
8. Surveying and Geo-informatics
9. Urban and Regional Planning
Monday, 10th of September, 2018
All candidates who applied for HND (Full
Time) and (Part Time) in the following
programmes:-
1. Civil Engineering Technology
2. Electrical/Electronic Engineering
Technology
3. Metallurgical Engineering Technology
4. Mechanical Engineering Technology
5. Mining Engineering Technology
6. Agricultural and Bio-Environmental
Engineering Technology
7. Mechanical Engineering Technology
8. Computer Science
9. Office Technology and Management
Akewusola L.
Director, IICT
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Tuesday, 28 August 2018

Adjustment In Nou 2018 Academic Calendar


S/N ACTIVITIES DATES
1 Registration of Courses/Examinations begin begin 3rd September,2018
2 1st TMA 20 September 2018
3 2nd TMA 10 October 2018
4 3rd TMA 20th October 2018
5 TMA end 3rd November 2018
6 POP Examination begins 2nd November 2018
7 POP examination end 22nd NOVEMBER 2018
8 Preparation for e-Examination begins November22-25,2018
9 E-Examination begins 26th November,2018
10 E-Examination Ends 15th December,2018
Signed management of the school

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Monday, 27 August 2018

Introduction To Drama

Drama is the specific mode of fiction represented in performance. The term comes from a Greek word meaning "action", which is derived from the verb meaning "to do" or "to act". The enactment of drama in theatre, performed by actors on a stage before an audience, presupposes collaborative modes of production and a collective form of reception. The structure of dramatic texts, unlike other forms of literature, is directly influenced by this collaborative production and collective reception.
Drama is the specific mode of fiction represented in performance. The term comes from a Greek word meaning "action", which is derived from the verb meaning "to do" or "to act".


Types of Drama

We have seven (7) types of drama which are;
(a) Tragedy: Tragedy is one of the oldest forms of drama; however, its meaning has changed since the earliest days of staged plays. In ancient times, a tragedy was often an historical dramas featuring the downfall of a great man. In modern theater, the definition is a bit looser. Tragedy usually involves serious subject matter and the death of one or more main characters. These plays rarely have a happy ending.

(b) Comedy: When we talk about comedy, we usually refer to plays that are light in tone, and that typically have happy endings. The intent of a comedic play is to make the audience laugh. In modern theater, there are many different styles of comedy, ranging from realistic stories, where the humour is dived from real-life situations, to outrageous slapstick humour.

(c) Farce: Farce is a sub-category of comedy, characterized by greatly exaggerated characters and situations. Characters tend to be one-dimensional and often follow stereotypical behaviour. Farces typically involve mistaken identities, lots of physical comedy and outrageous plot twists.

(d) Tragic-comedy: Tragic comedy is a play that starts with a tragedy and end with happy ending.

(e) Melodrama: Melodrama is another type of exaggerated drama. As in farce, the characters tend to be simplified and one-dimensional. The formulaic storyline of the classic melodrama typically involves a villain, a heroine, and a hero who must rescue the heroine from the villain.

(f) Musical: In musical theatre, the story is told not only through dialogue and acting but through music and dance. Musicals are often comic, although many do involve serious subject matter. Most involve a large cast and lavish sets and costumes.

(g) Playlet: A play is a form of literature written by a playwright, usually consisting of scripted dialogue between characters, intended for theatrical performance rather than just reading. Plays are performed at a variety of levels, from Broadway, Off-Broadway, regional theater, to Community theatre, as well a University or school productions. There are rare dramatists, notably George Bernard Shaw, who have had little preference whether their plays were performed or read. The term "play" can refer to both the written works of playwrights and to their complete theatrical performance.

IMPORTANCE OF DRAMA

(i) Drama encourages kids to work collaboratively. They take part in activities where they must rely on each other and learn to trust.

(ii) Drama is a wonderful way for children to interact with, and interpret literature, or text of any sort. They got opportunities to analyze how a character's personality, motives and actions influence the plot. This can be as simple as understanding and portraying the fear that a piggy feels when confronted by a wolf. Some kids who think they don't like books will find their way to reading by dramatizing a story or poem.

(iii) Drama develops communication skills. Kids learn how to use their face, voice and body movements to get a message across to any audience, whether it be at job interview, on stage, or with a group of friends.

(iv) Drama allows kids to practice many of the higher order thinking skills in a playful context. They must think critically, apply knowledge to new situations, analyze, solve problems, make decisions, collaborate all skills that will benefit not just their reading and writing, but every core subject at school.

(v) Drama prepares kids for real life. In our rush to have children acquire academic learning, we often forget their personal and social development. The emphasis in drama is on being a team member and working collaboratively rather than hogging the limelight for yourself. Kids are expected to be active, reflective, flexible, responsible and responsive - all skills that will benefit them in every facet of their lives.

(vi) Drama gives kids an outlet for their creativity. Not every child can wield a paintbrush to their own satisfaction or play an instrument like a virtuoso. Drama is a level playing field. I have seen so many children blossom in drama classes.

(vii) Drama encourages self-discipline. It might look and sound messy and noisy, but it isn't mayhem. It's not about putting yourself first. It's about working as a group.

(viii) Drama gives us a way to gain understanding of others. We learn tolerance by walking a mile in another's shoes, and drama is a way to do that.


CHARACTERISTICS OF DRAMA



There are five (5) characteristics of drama which are;
(1) Meant to be acted on stage.
(2) Action.
(3) Written in Acts and scenes.
(4) Audience watched the play.

Elements of Drama

1. Dialogue: Dialogue is a literary and theatrical form consisting of written or spoken conversational exchange between two or more ("dia" means through or across) people. It chief historical origins as narrative, philosophical or didactic device are to be found in classical Greek and india literature, in particular in the ancient art of rhetoric. While the dialogue was less important in the nineteenth century than it had been in the eighteenth, it was not extinct. The British author W.H. Mallock employed it successfully in his work "The New Republic," which was explicitly based on Plato's "Republic" and on the writings of Thomas Love Peacock. But the notion of dialogue reemerged in the cultural mainstream in the work of cultural critics such as Mikhail Bakhtin and Paulo Freire, theologians such as Martin Buber, as an existential palliative to counter atomization and social alienation in mass industrial society.

2. Action: The process or state of acting or being active; something done or performed; act; deed. An act that one consciously will s and t hat may be characterized by physical or mental activity: a crisis that demands action instead of debate; hoping for constructive action by the landlord. Actions, habitual or usual acts; conduct.

3. Comic Relief: Comic relief usually means a releasing of emotional or other tension resulting from a comic episode interposed in the midst of serious or tragic elements in a drama. Comic relief often takes the form of a bumbling, wisecracking sidekick of a hero or villain in a work of fiction. A sidekick used for comic relief will usually comment on the absurdity of a hero's situation and make comments that would be inappropriate for a character who is to be taken seriously. Other characters may use comic relief as a means to irritate others or keep themselves confident.

4. Soliloquy: A soliloquy is a device often used in drama when a character speaks to himself or herself, relating thoughts and feelings, thereby also sharing them with the audience. Other characters, however, are not aware of what is being said. A soliloquy is distinct from a monologue or an aside: a monologue is a speech where one character addresses other characters; an aside is a (usually short) comment by one character towards the audience.

5. Aside: An aside is a dramatic device in which a character speaks to the audience. By convention the audience is to realize that the character's speech is unheard by other characters on stage. It maybe addressed to the audience expressly (in character or out) or represent an unspoken thought. An aside is usually a brief comment, rather than a speech, such as amonologue or soliloquy. Unlike a public announcement, it occurs within the context of the play. An aside is, by convention, a true statement of a character's thought; a character may be mistaken in an aside, but may not be dishonest.

6. Suspense: Suspense is a feeling of pleasurable fascination and excitement mixed with apprehension, tension, and anxiety developed from an unpredictable, mysterious, and rousing source of entertainment. The term most often refers to an audience's perceptions in a dramatic work. Suspense is not exclusive to fiction. It may operate whenever there is a perceived suspended drama or a chain of cause is left in doubt, with tension being a primary emotion felt as part of the situation. In the kind of suspense described by film director Alfred Hitchcock, an audience experiences suspense when they expect something bad to happen and have (or believe they have) a superior perspective on events in drama's hierarchy of knowledge, yet they are powerless to intervene to prevent it from happening. Films having a lot of suspense belong in the genre.

7. Prologue: A prorogue from the Greek word pro (before) and lógos, (word) is an opening to a story that establishes the setting and gives background details, often some earlier story that ties into the main one, and other miscellaneous information. The Greek prologos included the modern meaning of prologue, but was of wider significance, more like the meaning of preface. The importance, therefore, of the prologue in Greek drama was very great; it sometimes almost took the place of a romance, to which, or to an episode in which, the play itself succeeded.

8. Epilogue: An epilogue is a piece of writing at the end of a work of literature usually used to bring closure to the work. It is presented from the perspective of within the story; when the author steps in and speaks indirectly to the reader, that is more properly considered an afterword. The opposite is prologue - a piece of writing at the beginning of a work of literature or drama, usually used to open the story and capture interest.

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