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2019 UTME: JAMB speaks on when results will be released

2019 UTME: JAMB speaks on when results will be released

3 days ago
The Joing Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Wednesday explained why it had not released the results of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination. JAMB’s...
2019 UTME: Three in court for double registration, malpractice

2019 UTME: Three in court for double registration, malpractice

3 days ago
The police in Ibadan on Thursday arraigned three persons in an Iyaganku Magistrates’ Court for alleged double registration in the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation...
ASUU chairman blows hot over members’ treatment

ASUU chairman blows hot over members’ treatment

5 days ago
President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Prof Biodun Ogunyemi on Monday lamented the plight of university retirees. Ogunyemi condemned delay in the...
JAMB speaks on UTME results, suspension of Computer Based Test (CBT) centres, others

JAMB speaks on UTME results, suspension of Computer Based Test (CBT) centres, others

6 days ago
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said that it would ensure a smooth and successful conduct of the ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculation...
NYSC speaks on death of corps member in Sokoto camp

NYSC speaks on death of corps member in Sokoto camp

6 days ago
The Sokoto State Coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Mr Philip Enaberue, has described the late corps member, The Fortune-Ihieche, as a...
JAMB arrests over 50 ‘Professional Examination Writers’

JAMB arrests over 50 ‘Professional Examination Writers’

6 days ago
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has arrested no fewer than 50 professional examination writers who sat for candidates in the...
Canada aims to attract more international students by expanding presence overseas

Canada aims to attract more international students by expanding presence overseas

7 days ago
OTTAWA — Canada plans to attract more international students by expanding its presence overseas in an effort to advance classroom diversity and boost economic...
See The ‘Mercenary’ Who Was Caught Red-Handed Writing JAMB For Many Candidates (Photo)

See The ‘Mercenary’ Who Was Caught Red-Handed Writing JAMB For Many Candidates (Photo)

1 week ago
A man described as a professional examination mercenary, who allegedly specialises in writing JAMB tests for multiple candidates, has been arrested in Sokoto State,...
NYSC DG sends strong warning to corps members

NYSC DG sends strong warning to corps members

1 week ago
Brig. Gen. Sulaiman Kazaure, Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), on Thursday warned corps members against frequent trips during service year. He...
Google originated from Ifa – Ooni of Ife

Google originated from Ifa – Ooni of Ife

2 weeks ago
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, on Wednesday said that search engine, Google originated, from the ‘Ifa’ also known as the oracle. NAN reports...
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Nigerian students, others contribute $42.4bn to US economy

3 weeks ago
The US Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs says Nigerians and other international students contributed $42.4bn to the US economy in...
Offa Poly student commits suicide over handout proceeds

Offa Poly student commits suicide over handout proceeds

3 weeks ago
The management and students of the Federal Polytechnic, Offa in Kwara State are in shock over the reported case of suicide by a student...
Corps member who lost his sight during the election offered automatic employment by INEC

Corps member who lost his sight during the election offered automatic employment by INEC

3 weeks ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has offered automatic employment to a corps member, Daniel Oluwatobi, who served as an ad-hoc staff and lost...
Dehlia Umunna Becomes First Nigerian To Be Appointed A Professor At Harvard Law School

Dehlia Umunna Becomes First Nigerian To Be Appointed A Professor At Harvard Law School

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Dehlia Umunna started working at Harvard Law School in 2007 and she is also Deputy Director and Clinical Instructor at Harvard Law School Criminal Justice...
NYSC releases registration instructions for 2019 Batch A corps members

NYSC releases registration instructions for 2019 Batch A corps members

The management of the National Youth Service Corps, (NYSC), has announced registration guidelines for 2019 prospective Batch A corps members. The guidelines, as contained in...
NYSC opens portal for 2019 batch A registration

NYSC opens portal for 2019 batch A registration

The management of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has announced the commencement of online registration for prospective 2019 batch A corps members. The registration...
Uniosun Vice Chancellor Declares Examination Date for Harmattan Semester

Uniosun Vice Chancellor Declares Examination Date for Harmattan Semester

The Vice Chancellor of Osun State University; Professor Labode Popoola has declared the date for the commencement of 2018/2019 Harmattan Semester Examination. Professor Labode made...

Ambrose Ali University ASUU chairman suspended over sex-for-marks scandal

The management of the Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma in Edo state, has suspended the Chairman of ASUU branch of the University, Dr. Monday Igbafen over...
ASUU Strike: FG releases N163bn

ASUU Strike: FG releases N163bn

The Federal Government said it has released N163 billion to the universities from the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), but striking academics are stalling...
ASUU: Muslim group tells lecturers what to do now

ASUU: Muslim group tells lecturers what to do now

An appeal has gone to the Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities (ASUU) to call off its lingering strike. ASUU embarked on the ongoing industrial...
UNILORIN to enforce dress code on students, staff

UNILORIN to enforce dress code on students, staff

The University of Ilorin, UNILORIN, says it has constituted a committee to look into the modalities for the enforcement of a dress code for...
Buhari calls for suspension of ASUU strike

Buhari calls for suspension of ASUU strike

While speaing at a university convocation in Ebonyi state, President Muhammadu Buhari called on the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to suspend its...

Sacked OAU lecturer, Prof. Akindele’s jail sentence is too harsh – Human rights activist...

On Monday, a Federal High Court in Osogbo, Osun state, sentenced a former lecturer of the Obafemi Awolowo University OAU, Professor Richard Akindele, to...
FG, ASUU fail to reach agreement, adjourn meeting again

FG, ASUU fail to reach agreement, adjourn meeting again

ASUU strike continues as FG, ASUU fail to reach agreement but adjourn meeting again, vanguard reports. IFor the fifth time in less than two months,the federal...
NOUN Graduates can now attend Law School & Participate in NYSC

NOUN Graduates can now attend Law School & Participate in NYSC

President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to the National Open University Amendment Act 2018, the president’s Special Adviser on National Assembly Matters, Senator Ita Enang...

‘Brace for a long strike’ – ASUU tells members

  The President of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Professor Biodun Ogunyemi, has urged the striking academic staff of the Nigerian public universities to...
Lecturers Risk Their Salary With ASUU Strike

Lecturers Risk Their Salary With ASUU Strike

The Federal Government of Nigeria has directed vice-chancellors of striking public universities across the country to enforce “no-work-no-pay” rule on the striking lecturers. PREMIUM TIMES...
Gov. Ajimobi announces university scholarship for best SSCE female student

Gov. Ajimobi announces university scholarship for best SSCE female student

The Oyo State Government on Friday said that it has offered full university education scholarship to Miss Itunuoluwa Joel, a student with the best...
See The Trending Sitting Arrangement Of Convenant Students During Examination

See The Trending Sitting Arrangement Of Convenant Students During Examination

Covenant University is located in Ota, Ogun State in Nigeria. It is a private Christian university, affiliated with Living Faith Church Worldwide and a...
Court sends SUBEB Chairman to 41 years imprisonment

Court sends SUBEB Chairman to 41 years imprisonment

A Federal High Court sitting in Gusau, Zamfara State, has sentenced the Chairman of the state Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Murtala Adamu Jengebe...
FG, ASUU meeting on agreement ends in deadlock again

FG, ASUU meeting on agreement ends in deadlock again

The crucial meeting between the federal government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, today has again ended in deadlock as both parties...

Photo of LASU graduate’s original certificate found at a suya spot

This original certificate belonging to Abisoye, Azeez Oluwaseun, a graduate of Chemical and Polymer Engineering, Lagos State University, was found yesterday, November 19th at...

DELSU student appreciates God after a snake that crawled into her room while she...

A student of the Delta state University, Abraka DELSU, Julie Kopet Eruotor,  took to her IG page today November 20th, to narrate how God...

More than $90k raised for California teacher who was filmed fighting a student who...

Community members have reportedly raised $100,000 for a Los Angeles teacher who was filmed in a viral video punching a student who had repeatedly...

ASUU commences indefinite nationwide strike

  The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has ordered its members across the country to commence an indefinite industrial action. The leadership of the body...

Shehu Sani says ASUU strike is justifiable

Senator Shehu Sani who recently defected from the ruling APC to PPC, tweeted this some minutes ago, in reaction to the indefinite strike being...
Stakeholders move to end herdsmen attack on Plateau State University, host community

Stakeholders move to end herdsmen attack on Plateau State University, host community

The Saf Butura Dr. John Gabriel Mallo Makwal has assured the management of Plateau State University, Bokkos that the problem of insecurity within and...

Professor of Biochemistry, Frank Onyezili commits suicide in Benue State

Frank Onyezili, a Professor of Biochemistry at the Biological Sciences Department in the Federal University of Agriculture in Makurdi (FUAM), has committed suicide. Onyezili took...

36 pupils pregnant at a school in South Africa , 31 between the ages...

The Health MEC in Limpopo, South Africa,  Phophi Ramathu has called on communities to support pupils living with the virus so that they do...
NYSC: Prospective corps members protest, vow to shutdown Benue orientation camp

NYSC: Prospective corps members protest, vow to shutdown Benue orientation camp

Prospective corps members in two universities in Benue State, on Wednesday, staged a protest against the ban placed on the institutions by management of...
Lagos will sustain ‘Ready Set Work’ – Official

Lagos will sustain ‘Ready Set Work’ – Official

Mr Obafela Bank-Olemoh, Special Adviser to Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode on Education, says he is optimistic that the ‘ReadySetWork’ (RSW) initiative will continue in Lagos...

Sosan commends Glo for supporting the Girl Child Day

Globacom’s representatives at the International Day of the Girl Child, Mrs. Justina Abdulateef (3rd left), and Mrs Temitope Oke, (3rdright) with some of the secondary school...

Ministry of Education denies plan to hike universities tuition fees to N350k

The Federal Ministry of Education has debunked claims on social media that the Federal Government had approved the hike in tuition fees of Nigerian...
ASUU condemns FG’s plan to increase tuition fee in the public universities

ASUU condemns FG’s plan to increase tuition fee in the public universities

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has condemned the plan of the Federal Government to increase tuition fees in Public varsities. Making this condemnation...
First woman to win Physics Nobel in 55 years

First woman to win Physics Nobel in 55 years

The Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded to a woman for the first time in 55 years. Donna Strickland, from Canada, is only the...
Gambari, El-Rufai appointed to Oxford University’s Africa Board

Gambari, El-Rufai appointed to Oxford University’s Africa Board

The oldest university in the English-speaking world, Oxford University, has appointed Nigeria’s former External Affairs Minister, Professor Ibrahim Gambari and the Governor of Kaduna...
PhD Holder Employed As Primary School Teacher In Kaduna

PhD Holder Employed As Primary School Teacher In Kaduna

PhD Holder Employed As Primary School Teacher In Kaduna The Kaduna State Government has recruited additional 13,606 qualified primary school teachers, including a PhD holder...

Lagos State Polytechnic student dies after general hospital in Lagos allegedly gave him wrong...

Samson Matti, a student of the Lagos State Polytechnic, has died after he was allegedly infused with the wrong blood and also an overdose of injection at...
Delta university expels 13 students, sanctions five others

Delta university expels 13 students, sanctions five others

Angered by increasing cases of examination malpractices in the institution, authorities of the Delta State University, DELSU, Abraka on Thursday expelled 13 of its...

NYSC should be optional – Ex Corp member

The Zonal Inspector in my National Youth Service Corps days was a strict woman who monitored our compliance with the scheme’s rules and regulations...