BREAKING: FG closes all tertiary institutions, unity schools in Nigeria

All schools in Nigeria from primary to tertiary, have been ordered shut immediately by the Federal Government, as part of a further step to deal with the coronavirus pandemic currently ravaging the world, with Nigeria already recording some incidents. The government’s directive, which came from the Ministry of Education, seems to...... read more


BREAKING: Lagos shuts down all schools, after churches, mosques, as total lockdown looms

A total lockdown appears in the offing soon, as the Lagos State Government has announced the closing down of all public and private schools from Monday, March 23, 2020, few hours after closing down all churches and mosques with capacity of hosting more than 50 worshippers. A statement by Mrs Folashade...... read more


Varsity puts off Sanusi’s investiture, as Buhari extols dethroned monarch

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, the Nnamdi Azikiwe University (NAU), for recognizing excellence in the award of honorary doctorate degree bestowed on dethroned Emir of Kano, Lamido Sanusi and other qualified persons. Sanusi, was among the dignitaries recognised  by the institution at this year’s convocation ceremony, which included Innocent Chukwuma the...... read more


Obi to youths: Do your part and the world will look for you

Former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, has commended members of the National Federation of Catholic Students, Federal Government College (Technical), Umunze, as well as members of the chaplaincy on their efforts towards the completion of their Church building project as well as the planned commencement of the construction of...... read more


‘Malians’ on rampage in Akwa Ibom, block school, injure police boss

It was mayhem on Wednesday when alleged student cultists under the banner of Malians, took over the premises of Government Technical College, Ewet in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State scampered for safety on Wednesday when ‘Marlian cultists’ attacked men of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) and staff of the school. Trouble was...... read more


Obi donates computers, printers and generator to school

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, has donated 12 laptops with printers and a generator to power them to St. Patrick’s International Secondary School, Awka, Anambra State.   Presenting the facilities to the Senior Prefect of the school, Miss Nwamba Childera, on Tuesday, Obi called on Nigerians and...... read more


179 law school students, new lawyers get Kwara scholarship

At least 179 law students and new lawyers of Kwara State origin have each been paid N100,000 scholarship after online application processes and verification that lasted weeks, a government statement said on Saturday.  The payment, made straight to beneficiaries’ accounts, was done in two batches after thorough screenings of the applicants,...... read more


Diminutive popular actor relaxes on fleshy damsel *My parents threw me away to die

Popular actor, Stephen Atanga aka Don Little, seems to be having a swell time at the moment as depicted in this trending photo, where he was seen relaxing on a lady with foamy body composition, with a smile of contentment playing on his face. But, life has certainly not been this...... read more


Teacher jailed 18 months for knocking off student's front teeth

A teacher at a Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) church-run primary school in Bulawayo was sentenced to 18 months in prison for hitting a Grade Three pupil against a desk resulting in the child losing a tooth after he reportedly failed to solve a Mathematics problem. Two of the child’s lower frontal...... read more


WAEC withdraws certificate of candidates, 27 years after

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC), has gone as far back as 1992, a whole 27 years to withdraw the certificates of its candidates who were alleged to have been involved in examination malpractices. The exercise affected a total of 10 students who sat for its West African School Certificate (WASC),...... read more


Education key to national development - Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Daura, Katsina State, said Nigeria’s socio-economic and political salvation will come from education, urging citizens to embrace learning as a way of life while the government will do its best to provide access. The President, who was honoured in his country home, Daura, to commemorate...... read more


Varsity expels student for impregnating lecturer *I had no choice - loverboy

Reports are rife that a bachelor of computer science student of the Federal University of Lafia (Fulafia) in Nigeria has been expelled from the school after sleeping with a female lecturer and getting her pregnant. According to Campus Cam Ug, the student identified only as Kevin has pleaded for leniency, explaining that his...... read more


BREAKING: Two undergraduates expelled again for having sex inside school premises

The disciplinary hammer, which was brought down on two Babcock University Students, caught having sex in the school clinic, has fallen on two students of the Edo State Polytechnic, reportedly caught in the same act, this time in the institution’s auditorium. Both students, the female student and her male counterpart, were...... read more


Angry mother fights teachers at Queens College, as daughter appears in false eyelashes

Queens college, one of Nigeria’s foremost and most prestigious schools for girls, which has been in the news of recent for the wrong reasons, has again returned on the spotlight, this time over a major issue that has to do with discipline. A video currently going round, shows a major scuffle...... read more


Why they attacked me - assaulted FUTA female student *I demand justice - mother

Details coming out from the disturbing video clip of a Federal Universty of Technology, Akure (FUTA), has indicated that the victim, Boluwatife Adekunle, was assaulted by her colleagues for refusing the sexual advances of one of the students and going ahead to squeal on him to the girlfriend.  In an exclusive...... read more


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