Mystery Snake reportedly swallows N36 million cash in JAMB office A mystery snake is said to have sneaked into the accounts office of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, in Makurdi, the Benue State capital and made away with N36 million cash. Before now, JAMB candidates purchased scratch cards from JAMB state offices and other designated centers, to gain access...... read more
Moment of glory, as MD School, gets British Council International School award MD Nursery and Primary School, Lagos has been awarded the prestigious British Council International School Award. The British Council conveyed its decision to the school via a letter dated January 16, 2018. According to the letter, signed by the Council’s Project Officer in charge of Schools Education, Olumide Akintunde: “We are...... read more
Teachers' mass sack: Kaduna NUT surrenders, calls off strike The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) in Kaduna State of has called off its indefinite strike. NUT Chairman in the state, Mr Titus Amba, announced this in Kaduna State, barely two weeks after the industrial action began. The announcement was contained in a statement jointly signed Mr Ambah and the assistant...... read more
Teachers'sack: NLC shuns El -Rufai, Police, shuts down Kaduna with protests *Journalist's car rams into cordon area Members of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), on Thursday, went ahead with their protest in Kaduna despite warnings and tightened security by the Police. The protesters were seen marching through the major roads in the state capital and insisted on proceeding to the Government...... read more
Tragedy in Kaduna as Messenger slumps after collecting sack letter from State govt A messenger, Malam Abubakar Shu’aibu, 45, of Government Secondary School, Aminu Marmara, Sabongari Zaria, Kaduna State, on Tuesday slumped into coma shortly after receiving his sack letter. A credible witness in the area confirmed this on condition of anonymity for fear of victimisation. The source said the incident happened Tuesday morning shortly...... read more
Plateau, Adamawa top list of malpractice offences as NECO releases 2017 Nov/Dec SSCE results The National Examination Council (NECO) has announced the release of the 2017 November/December Senior School Certificate Examination results. The Registrar of the Council, Prof. Charles Uwakwe, announced the results on Tuesday at its headquarters in Minna.  ‎‎Uwakwe said that a total of 42, 985‎ candidates registered for the examination and 42,...... read more
Pandemonium in Akwa Ibom as Gunman kills Corp member in Eket A National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, member has been shot dead in Akwa Ibom State, the police have said. A statement issued on Monday by the police in the state said the Corps member was shot on Sunday in Eket by unknown assailants who were on a motorcycle. The statement, signed...... read more
Despite court order, defiant El-Rufai carries on with recruitment process for 25,000 teachers in Kaduna The Kaduna state government has commenced the employment process for those who applied for teaching appointments in the state’s public primary schools.  The Kaduna state Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) stated that the aptitude test for the applicants will be conducted on Wednesday. In a message on Monday, December 18, Nasiru...... read more
Hijab controversy: Why I remained defiant -Ejected Law Graduate The Nigeria Law School graduate, Amasa who was refused her call to bar for failing to remove her hijab, has disclosed that her defiance was to challenge the status quo. The incident, which took place at the International Conference Centre, Abuja, has generated intense debate on the internet. Firdaus, who has been asked...... read more
NECO make public 2017 Nov/Dec exam results The National Examinations Council (NECO) has released 2017 November/December External Senior School Certificate Examination results. Prospective candidates are expected to purchase NECO result checking scratch card before proceeding to check their results online, Cards are available in all NECO offices. How To Check Result… 1)Go to NECO result checking portal read more
Alleged Corp members/Soldiers clash: Minister Dalung wades in Minister of Youth and Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung has charged Corps members to maintain peace and discipline during their mandatory 10-month service period.     Barrister Dalung gave the charge following reports of an alleged clash between soldiers and Christian corps members at Karaye Local Government area of Kano state.  ...... read more
Strike: Non-Academic Staff set to shut down Universities on Monday The leadership of the non academic staff of Nigerian universities has directed their members to embark on an indefinite strike action commencing from Monday December 4, 2017. The non academic staff comprise of members of Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities, NASU, Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, SSANU, and the Non-Academic...... read more
Exposed! Over 40% UNIZIK Staff abandon work, watch pornography in offices -VC Vice Chancellor of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, Prof. Joseph Ahaneku on Thursday said over 40 percent of the staff of the university watch pornographic videos and other illicit films at work. According to the VC, he was able to monitor the development in offices on campus from his own network. He added...... read more
BREAKING: Polytechnic Lecturers call off 15 days strike The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has suspended its nationwide strike National president of ASUP, Usman Dutse announced this on Wednesday during the union’s 14th national delegates conference holding in Bauchi state. ASUP embarked on the industrial action on November 13 over the failure of the federal government to implement its...... read more
Again, Buhari succumbs to pressure, gifts school fees to rescued Chibok girls President Muhammadu Buhari has approved N164.7 million for the payment of second semester school fess of the freed 106 Chibok girls at the American University of Nigeria (AUN), Yola, Adamawa. The President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, made this known in a statement issued in Abuja...... read more
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