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‘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...
Photo: Final year Nigerian Pharmacy student dies in India

Photo: Final year Nigerian Pharmacy student dies in India

  A final year Nigerian student studying in India has passed away. Mubarak Muhammad Musa, until his sudden death was a Pharmacy student of the NIMS University...
WAEC English Language exam Postponed, Reasons Unknown

WAEC English Language exam Postponed, Reasons Unknown

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has postponed the English Language examination scheduled to hold on Saturday, September 22, till September 29, 2018 for...
Lecturer and accomplice arraigned over alleged N6m Fraud

Lecturer and accomplice arraigned over alleged N6m Fraud

A 56-year old man who claimed to be a lecturer in a private University in Lagos, Charles Okonji and a businessman Akinola Olubayo, 50,...
This Is How To Get NYSC Certificate Of Exemption

This Is How To Get NYSC Certificate Of Exemption

The National Youth Service Corps is a compulsory program for Nigerian graduates. Nevertheless, it is not for all of them because some graduates are...

ABUAD best Med doctor, Esther Azom awarded N5.7m car

Breaks academics reward jinx: Says, modern facilities help her learning One of the grave  factors militating  against  development of education in the land is the...
LASU Academic Staff Union Leads Protest To Government House Against VC

LASU Academic Staff Union Leads Protest To Government House Against VC

Members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Lagos State University branch, were at the Lagos State Government house to protest alleged mismanagement...
Unpaid salaries: Governing Council suspends Oke Ogun Polytechnic management

Unpaid salaries: Governing Council suspends Oke Ogun Polytechnic management

The crisis rocking the Oke Ogun Polytechnic, Saki, one of the higher institutions owned by the Oyo State Government, took another dimension on Thursday...
Buhari Promises To Ensure Nigerian Students Abroad ‘Don’t Get Stranded’

Buhari Promises To Ensure Nigerian Students Abroad ‘Don’t Get Stranded’

  President Muhammadu Buhari has promised to ensure that Nigerian students schooling abroad do not get stranded. “We want to ensure that students don’t get stranded...
WAEC reacts to leakage of exam questions

Dont believe the question papers on Internet, WAEC warns candidates

The West African Examination Council has warned candidates sitting its September 2018 Private Examination to ignore past questions being posted by fraudsters on the...
WAEC reacts to leakage of exam questions

WAEC reacts to leakage of exam questions

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has condemned the activities of fraudsters in the country. The body said their criminal acts were capable of jeopardizing...
OAU releases 2018/2019 Post-UTME results [How to Check]

OAU releases 2018/2019 Post-UTME results [How to Check]

The Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, Ile-Ife, Osun State has released result of the Post-United Tertiary Matriculation Examination (Post-UTME) for 2018/2019 session. All candidates who participated...
APGA chieftain calls for scrapping of JAMB

APGA chieftain calls for scrapping of JAMB

The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) chieftain, Dr Chinedu Ekwalo, has called for scraping of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), saying it...

Armed robbers kill Auchi Polytechnic student (extremely graphic photo)

A student of Auchi Polytechnic in Edo state was shot dead by armed robbers during an operation. Owere Ambrose, an ND1 computer science student of...
Wizkid To Build Schools In Every African Country

Wizkid To Build Schools In Every African Country

Nigerian singer, Ayo Balogun, popularly known by his stage name, Wizkid, has announced his plan to build schools in every country in Africa. The singer...
NUC approves 23 new courses for UNIOSUN

NUC approves 23 new courses for UNIOSUN

The Nigeria Universities Commission (NUC) has approved additional 23 undergraduate and postgraduate courses for Osun State University (UNIOSUN), Osogbo.   According to the letter of approval...
University of Ibadan names Conference Centre after Otunba Subomi Balogun

University of Ibadan names Conference Centre after Otunba Subomi Balogun

The University of Ibadan (UI), Nigeria’s premier tertiary institution, has again honoured the Founder of FCMB Group, Otunba (Dr.) Michael Olasubomi Balogun by naming...
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I considered ‘A’ as the only grade to have – Adim, FUTO best graduate

What was your educational background prior to your feat in FUTO? I had a very poor beginning in my education, especially from my nursery to...
Ondo SUBEB to complete N7.8bn school projects

Ondo SUBEB to complete N7.8bn school projects

The Ondo State Universal Basic Education Board has said that it will build new primary schools and rehabilitate existing ones across the 18 local...
Warri boy who was the best student WAEC and JAMB denied admission

Warri boy who was the best student WAEC and JAMB denied admission

The young boy who went viral after he aced his WEAC with all As and had a very high JAMB score has been denied...
Bill Gates: These 3 books 'opened a new world for me'

Bill Gates: These 3 books ‘opened a new world for me’

Bill Gates: These 3 books 'opened a new world for me' Bill Gates is an avid reader. The Microsoft co-founder reads every night, has reviewed...
3 Things Candidates Should Know As JAMB Set For 2019 UTME

3 Things Candidates Should Know As JAMB Set For 2019 UTME

3 Things Candidates Should Know As JAMB Set For 2019 UTME The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board has announced its readiness for the 2019 Unified...
All State-Owned Tertiary Institutions In Plateau State Now On Strike

All State-Owned Tertiary Institutions In Plateau State Now On Strike

All State-Owned Tertiary Institutions In Plateau State Now On Strike Undergraduates studying in Plateau State owned tertiary institutions will have to stay at home for...
Tertiary institutions in Plateau begin indefinite strike

Tertiary institutions in Plateau begin indefinite strike

The Joint Union of Plateau State Owned Tertiary Institutions (JUPTI) on Monday embarked on indefinite strike over non-payment of five months salary arrears. The action...
UNICAF scholarship: Apply, study for Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctorate degree

UNICAF scholarship: Apply, study for Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctorate degree

UNICAF offers one of the most generous scholarship programmes available today. With the financial support of UNICAF Scholarships and by utilising the UNICAF state-of-the-art...
Elections will not affect 2019 UTME – JAMB

Elections will not affect 2019 UTME – JAMB

The Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, Professor Ishaq Oloyede, has said that the 2019 general elections would not affect the board’s...