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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: NIMECHE-UI LEGIT LEGACIES

August 31, 2021

As the session runs with so much of vibes and interests, the NIMechE-UI press considered interacting with the uneasy head...

EDITORIAL

August 25, 2021

The second semester of the 2020/2021 session resumed on the 26th of July, 2021 with only a few of us...

NIMechE-UI Elections: “Presidents-to-be” at the Press Night

June 16, 2021

Could it just be us? The two presidential aspirants of the NiMechE University of Ibadan had bold fisticuffs of words...

ACCESS

June 12, 2021

Don’t we all love it? No, not the bank.  Eww. I mean the liberty or ability to enter, approach, or...

TWITTER BAN

Broken. To refer to something as broken means it can be fixed. However, a close look at the Nigerian government’s...

SPORTS, SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY

Science and technology have become more involved in every facet of our lives over the years and sports haven’t been...

NIMechE UI Upcoming Elections: What you need to know

May 31, 2021

The deadline for purchase for forms for the NIMechE UI election ends today. Before it is all over, what do...

24 HOURS

October 23, 2020

I thought it was just another day of commuting between two towns which were in two different states but I...

ROLE OF RELIGIOUS LEADERS IN POLITICS

In a highly populous and culturally heterogeneous society with a high touch of religious diversity like Nigeria, there has been...

IS AI AND ROBOTICS THE FUTURE?

September 26, 2020

Definitely, the world is moving very close to a stage where humans will have to depend on Robots for a...

CHATTING WITH GREATNESS

Speed kills. Unless of course you are making a whole career out of it. On the 17th of September, 2020,...

SEGGREGATION, WHY?

August 31, 2020

I seriously doubt I would forget this lockdown experience in a hurry. As in, I never imagined that something of...

I STARE…

It’s a beautiful day, the sunshine looks bright, a tone of yellow all over where the sun lay upon, no...

PREDATOR: A PREY’S DIARY

August 22, 2020

5th of July,2020 School has always been an escape from home and now that there’s no school, I have to...

ROSE

August 11, 2020

How does one write an article on Thistles? After surfing the Internet for over an hour and jotting down incomprehensible...

AKIN – MY FAVOURITE FLOWER

August 3, 2020

It was a feeling, a prickly feeling, that had me up this night. “What if he doesn’t love me?”, “Or...

HERB OF PRICKLES

I felt a furnace burning inside me as I stood, staring at the page of the book my younger sibling...

THISTLES AND SOCIAL STIGMA

August 2, 2020

To those who condemned us, to those who abandoned us, to those who infused our innocence with painful pus, to...

MY CELEBRITY CRUSH

July 11, 2020

I have always told Peace not to crush on celebrities again. I always spend a large number of my brain...

OBSCURE SPORTS

OBSCURE SPORTS: THE GAME OF SCANDINAVIAN GODS! Sports like footraces, wrestling, and the pentathlon have always been known to have...

ATTENTION!

July 6, 2020

Something constantly baffles me. It is the ability to be very interested in one thing now and struggle with it...

DEMOCRACY WITHIN PARTIES: A TIP TO A BETTER NATION

How well do you think internal democracy of political parties can help achieve the Nigeria of our dream? Abraham Lincoln,...

THE DREAM MILE

“Give the devil a centimeter,” said no one ever. Imperial units (inches, yards, miles etc.) look beautiful in literature. They...

ENDLESS SYMPHONY

June 14, 2020

Once I was seven years old Came my uncle so bold He told me it will just be a prick...

NEVER A REASON TO STOP

One thing that amazes me these days is how my love for beans just sky rocketed in no time. I...

PERSPECTIVES AND REALITY

We live in a world where a good majority of the population do not know the true definition of reality....

NEVER AGAIN

I lay on my bed in the dark wondering where I made a mistake, wondering how my life became such...

FRIENDS WORTH TRUSTING

Trusting people has always been a challenge for a lot of people, one of whom was Larry. He finally put...

COLOURS ARE BEAUTIFUL

Imagine a land so bare and empty. There’s nothing fantastic about it right? Besides no one gets fascinated by sand....

DEMOCRACY TODAY

History would not forget the 1st of October, 1960, when Nigeria escaped the hands of colonial folks and gained her...

THE THING ABOUT E-SPORTING

June 6, 2020

Emmanuella get me “Combatrin” Emmanuella while on the Call of Duty to get Combatrin gave us Mortal Kombat and I...

EXTREME SPORTS

If you came for a sports article, no vex. Sadists and savages, it’s my near-death experience, enjoy. For someone that...

HOW TO END RAPE: A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO SAVING THE WORLD

Not a big fan of productivity but I’ve taken a lot of online courses on Skillshare, my YouTube watch history...

WHAT IS LOVE?

May 24, 2020

“Have you ever been in love, Uncle?”, Kelechi asked. I looked into her young eyes and laughed. She looked so...

MULTITASKING AND YOU

May 23, 2020

Multitasking and I, Multitasking and You. I have heard a lot of things about being able to deliver. At this...

TOO LATE, OR NIGERIA’S FATE?

May 21, 2020

Let me reiterate this, “The foolishness of a man is a din in the eyes of the gods.” – Anonymous....

OPINION: SHOULD DOCTORS EARN MORE THAN SPORTS PEOPLE?

May 12, 2020

In the wake of COVID-19, I have seen a handful of posts (mostly WhatsApp BCs from my father) suggesting doctors...

LIGHT EMBRACED

The recurrent dreams I had for nine straight days got me panicking. The panic was short lived because the call...

Break Flips

May 7, 2020

The break we have received recently, has two things involved, namely; COVID-19 quarantine measures and ASUU strike. As you would...

LIGHT TO THE DARKNESS

‘Ogechukwukanma, bili e’, I heard my father called from outside my room. I wanted to stand up like he had...

LET THERE BE YOU, LIGHT!

My relationship back then in high school is the only reason why I agree that the ugliest guys get the...

LET THERE BE LIGHT… OR MAYBE NOT

May 6, 2020

Terrified by bellows of “UP NEPA!” by Indy boys, I screamed. “Is he dead? What will I tell his dad?...

Corona Virus Predicted?

April 7, 2020

Could it mean that the best-selling author Dean Koontz was signifying in the "spirit" when he was writing his book...

“Covic 1-9”

Although these things bother me, of recent, I’ve realized I’m actually more worried about my addiction to groundnuts. ...

A COVID-19 Article

Every Corner you look, it’s news about the corona virus. More and more people are dying: Lord have Messi. ...

Intern of the Week – Episode IX

March 8, 2020

Some people do not need too much introduction. The general consensus is that you should already know them, or at...

Intern of the Week – Episode VIII

March 7, 2020

Adekanbi Micheal is a 400 level honours student of the Department of Mechanical Engineering. He is also an intern at...

NiMechE-UI Conference 2020 Live!!!

March 4, 2020

The third edition of the annual NiMechE-UI Conference, themed: “Into the Future – Exploring the Mechanical – Digital Integration” is...

NiMechE UI Conference and Exhibition 2020

March 1, 2020

For as long as engineering has been, mechanical systems have existed. And, their undisputed significance to humanity has only intensified...

NIMechE UI Soccer Round-Up

February 29, 2020

On Saturday, February 1st, 2020, the football team of the Department of Mechanical Engineering won the Dean’s Cup competition for...

Intern of the Week – Episode VII

February 23, 2020

Salawu Habeeblai, popularly known as Innjoo, is a 400-level student of the Department of Mechanical Engineering. You might know him...

Intern of the Week – Episode VI

February 14, 2020

Welcome to another episode of our intern series. We would like to apologise for our recent inconsistencies (we missed last...

Africa’s Future: Are you Ready?

February 7, 2020

FAFME. FAFME expands as Forging Africa’s Future Mechanical Engineer. Pretty straightforward, the intent is to shape the budding mechanical engineers...

Intern of the Week Episode V

January 31, 2020

Welcome back to the NIMechE-UI Press intern of the week series. We couldn’t bring an interview to your phone’s screen...

El Presidente

January 20, 2020

Obasi Obinna is single. We’ll give you a moment to let that sink in. To answer your next question; no,...

Intern of the Week – Episode IV

January 17, 2020

If Divine Iyke Ihedoro’s entire life was an entire TV Show and his 6-month Internship was summarized into one episode,...

SQUEAK! SQUEAK!! SQUEAK!!!

January 14, 2020

‘You are big enough now’, my mentor said. I inched closer to the mirror to have a good view. And...

Give Up!

January 12, 2020

Yes, give up. It’s not some motivational speech and there’s no epic plot twist. The message is “give up”, and...

Intern of the Week – Episode III

January 10, 2020

This week, we have our first female #internoftheweek; Feranmi Joel. Last semester, Feranmi thrived as the Licensee for TEDx UI,...

What Is This Life?

January 9, 2020

It was pitch-black and poor Anike was just entering the doors of her home. She was thankful that NEPA had...

Intern of the Week – Episode II

January 3, 2020

What is it with Mech fine boys and tobacco? That’s a question that might soon need answering. For now, the...

TESA Awards- A Comedy of Errors

January 1, 2020

A comedy of errors is a situation so full of mistakes and problems that it appears funny. This is not...

Intern of the Week – Episode I

December 27, 2019

Fawas Olaosebikan is a 400L student of the department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Ibadan. He’s currently interning at Port-Harcout...

Somebody tun le se Somebody da le ru

December 26, 2019

In the words of the great musician Daddy Showkey, “somebody tun le se, somebody da le ru” It is not...

Hanging Lakes and Flashing Lights

December 25, 2019

If you’re reading this article from the comfort of your home, congratulations, you made it. However, if you’re reading this...

World’s Worst One-Night Stand.

December 11, 2019

Not long ago, I wrote an article about plastic pollution. In that piece, I spoke about the awfulness of plastic...

Let’s Have Some Fun, Shall We?

December 2, 2019

It’s not the fact it takes forever to get a rider that annoys me, it’s that when I eventually get...

THIS IS AN ESSAY – I’m not a writer.

November 27, 2019

She slammed the door shut! What is it that makes us quarrel, fight, argue? I know what this already sounds...

NiMechE-UI Update

November 21, 2019

Books for the NiMechE-UI 2018/2019 session are ready and available for distribution! The books have been split up and allocated...

Semester Review

November 19, 2019

A couple of things have happened since the last time you heard from the NiMechE-UI Press, but all of that...

Our Plastic Problem.

October 11, 2019

We have depended on plastic for many years, and now we’re drowning in it. It’s become almost impossible to go...

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