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Wizimatic Brain Trivia of the Week

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Wizimatic presents this Brain Trivia to see how we pay attention to information of small importance… Let’s see how good, current and updated you are by...
WAEC RESULT 2018

WAEC speaks on decline in pass rate of 2018 result

The West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) has spoken on the decline in the pass rate of 2018 May/June examinations. The council’s Head of National Office,...
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...

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...

Surprise as Unilorin worst graduands bags Oxford University Scholarship

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The University of Ilorin Convocation Auditorium turned rowdy on Saturday as the Registrar of the Institution Mr Emmanuel Obafemi announced that two (male and...

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...

Nigerian Lady Breaks Heterfordshire University Record, Graduates With 5.0 CGPA (Photos)

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Nigerian, Folafoluwa Oginni breaks Heterfordshire University Record as she graduates with a perfect 5.0 GP In 2013, 17-year old Folafoluwa Oginni emerged the overall best...

Day 1: UTME 2018 – Candidates Task JAMB On Time Conciousness

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Some 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) candidates in Benin, Edo on Saturday, called on the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to be...
Akeredolu’s wife donates 400 laptops to pupils

Akeredolu’s wife donates 400 laptops to pupils

The wife of Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has distributed laptop computers to 400 female secondary school pupils in the state to boost...

UNIZIK SUG President And Others Allegedly ”Beat” Security Man For Locking School Gate

1 year ago
The SUG President of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka and some others identified as cult members on Monday night were said to have invaded the...

NUC warns Nigerians – Beware, these universities are illegal

Nigerians have been advised not to patronise 58 illegal universities operating across the country. The warning was issued by the National Universities Commission (NUC) on...

I Went To Hustle After I Lost My School Fees To MMM -Missing UNIOSUN...

1 year ago
Yemi Olaniyan, a final year student of Accounting at the Osun State University, whose family said he disappeared from the Ojodu Police Station in...

JAMB: Cut-off marks for all tertiary institutions in Nigeria revealed [Full list]

2 years ago
One week after the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, reduced the cut-off mark for admission into tertiary institutions to 120, the marks by...
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...

Our Son Was Neither A Cultist Nor Yahoo Boy – Parents Of OOU Student...

His countenance was a telltale that he was under an intense emotional pain. His eyes were bloodshot, evidence that he had struggled with sleep for...
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...
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...

Drama as South African University student receives $1m loan by mistake

2 years ago
Walter Sisulu University in South Africa is investigating how a student was mistakenly given a 14m rand ($1m; £770,000) loan. The error became known after...

Corps members allowance: NYSC explains reason for payment delay

Corps members allowance: NYSC explains reason for payment delay THE National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) on Friday, blamed the delay in payment of corps members’ personal...
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JAMB registrar Ishaq Oloyede reveals only 25% scored above 200

Professor Ishaq Oloyede, the registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has revealed that just 25% of the students who took the...

Ambode’s destiny of distinctions and LASU

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While the recently suspended national strike of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, raged, the Lagos State University, LASU, earned an extra-ordinary visibility....

Academic city college, Ghana to partner Nigerian companies for manpower development

The President of Academic City College; a private University in Accra, Ghana, Dr. Fred McBagonluri has said training and manpower development will be the...

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...

JAMB: Cut-off marks for all tertiary institutions in Nigeria revealed [Full list]

2 years ago
One week after the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, reduced the cut-off mark for admission into tertiary institutions to 120, the marks by...

ASUU strike: Mass failure looms in UNIOSUN, as students write examination amid tension

2 years ago
There is an imminent mass failure at the Osun State University, a multi-campus state-owned institution, as students of the university were made to write...
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

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The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said that it would ensure a smooth and successful conduct of the ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculation...

2018 UTME: NASU threatens Jamb

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The striking Non-Teaching Staff of the Nigerian Universities has threatened to disrupt the 2018 Joint Admission and Matriculation Board’s (JAMB) Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination...
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...
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NYSC accuses Osun LG chairmen of withholding scheme’s money

The Osun State Coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps, Mr Emmanuel Attah, has accused some local government chairmen of withholding the imprest meant...
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FCMB Study abroad exhibition arrives lagos

Applying to schools abroad can get frustrating, tedious and unjustifiably expensive. It’s not surprising that many Nigerians drop off at planning stage for these...

Guys, Be Careful! Checkout The 5 Types Of Women You Should Never Date

2 years ago
Most single guys have unrealistic expectations about finding the perfect woman. While I don’t really know what constitutes the perfect woman but here are...
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...

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...

NYSC ANNOUNCES 2018 BATCH A ORIENTATION DATE; TO POST CORPS MEMBERS TO FARMS

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The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) says it will include farming and crop production as part of the one year primary assignment for corps...
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...

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...
JAMB cautions cyber café operators

#Extortion: JAMB cautions cyber café operators

  The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), on Wednesday, cautioned private cyber cafe operators against extortion of prospective candidates who want to upload their...

Kazuo Ishiguro Wins 2017 Nobel Literature Prize

2 years ago
62-year old English Author Kazuo Ishiguro has been awarded the Nobel Literature prize for 2017. The Nobel comes with a prize of about $1.1...

New HIV Antibody Vaccine Discovered

1 year ago
Researchers said they have discovered an HIV antibody that can suppress the virus for nearly six months without additional treatment. The new study involved about...
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...
JAMB arrests over 50 ‘Professional Examination Writers’

JAMB arrests over 50 ‘Professional Examination Writers’

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The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has arrested no fewer than 50 professional examination writers who sat for candidates in the...
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Boy, 11, graduates from college and still plans to continue education

An 11-year-old boy graduated from college Saturday – and he's not done with his education. William Maillis walked across the stage at St. Petersburg College in St....
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...
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...

NASU, NAAT and SSANU suspend strike

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The Non-teaching staff of Nigerian Universities have suspended their two-week old strike over non implementation of agreement by the Federal Government. It will be recalled...

Obasanjo To Chair LASU 22nd Convocation Lecture

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo is to chair the 22nd Convocation Lecture of the Lagos State University (LASU) as the institution plans students’ graduation for...

Photos: Heavy rain destroys roof of block A in Moremi hall, Unilag

The heavy downpour in Lagos yesterday morning wrecked havoc inside the University of Lagos but luckily there were no casualties. Eye witness reports and photographs from the...

ASUU Strike Update: ASUU To Announce Continuation Or Suspension Today

2 years ago
A crucial National Executive Council (NEC) meeting of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) is going on to decide on offers made by...

Corp member falls to his death in River while taking a selfie

A yet to be identified corps member assigned to Bayelsa State has reportedly drowned to death after falling inside the river while trying to...
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...