Obi: We’ll end university strikes, replicate Anambra education magic nationwide Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, on Tuesday, located the cause of incessant strikes in the nation’s tertiary institutions to the right attitude of the government to education, a situation, which he said would see a dramatic change with him and Atiku Abubakar running the...... read more
We'll kill 30 in revenge, fuming family of Ekiti student who died while testing charms A security cordon has been thrown around Ado Grammer School in Ado Ekiti, the state capital to stave off a backlash from angry family of a 16-year-old student, allegedly stabbed to death on Thursday. It was a tragic end the student, identified as Mathew Favour, after he died from injuries he...... read more
Akande, LCC boss speaks, as Urhobo College old students, honour members, set targets A surfeit of activities have been mapped out to further upgrade the standing of the prestigious Urhobo College, Effurun, Delta State, aimed at maintaining its status of a citadel for the training of young minds and production of future global citizens. The move is being championed by the institution’s old students,...... read more
BREAKING: FG slashes JAMB, WAEC, NECO fees The Federal Executive Council (FEC), the Federal Government’s highest decision making organ, on Wednesday, approved the downward review of fees for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Board Examination (UTME) registration, West African Examination Council (WAEC) and the National Examination Council (NECO) examination fees, after a proposal was submitted by the Minister of...... read more
Oye Ekiti ASUU chairman, escapes impeachment for 'embarrassing' comments Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Federal University Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE) chapter, Dr. Akinyemi Omonijo, on Monday, escaped impeachment, by his colleagues for allegedly misrepresenting events that took place in the university, especially the issue of infrastructure. He was also accused of refusing to implement the decision of university’s...... read more
Uneducated leaders have messed up Nigeria – Sanusi *Wants end to petroleum subsidies Emir of Kano, Sanusi Limido Sanusi, has warned Nigerians to stop electing uneducated leaders, saying such mistakes in the past, has led to devastating effects on the country. The monarch’s intervention is coming at a time President Muhammadu Buhari, is facing intense attacks from many Nigerians, for failure to declare his...... read more
Strike: Nigerian varsities to be shutdown if... -ASUU The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has threatened to embark on a nationwide strike if the federal government fails to implement the 2017 FGN/ASUU agreement. Prof. Lawan Abubakar, the Bauchi Zonal Coordinator of ASUU, at a news conference on Thursday in Jos, expressed surprise that the federal government has yet...... read more
BREAKING: NECO declares June/July 2018 SSCE results The National Examinations Council has released the June/July 2018 Senior Secondary Schools Certificate Examination results. Out of the 1,041,536 candidates who sat for the examinations, only 742,455 of the candidates got at least five credits, including Mathematics and English Language. A statement signed by the acting Registrar of the Council, Abubakar...... read more
I’ve suffered public torture since exposing sex-for mark lecturer – Osagie “Oh yes! I received a lot of threats from many social media users. I suffered physical harassment at public places, especially in the banking halls. I also received a series of calls from strangers who would address me as “ashawo”  “home wrecker” and “career destroyer.” People accused me of destroying the...... read more
Failure to publish Adeosun's documents: SERAP sues NYSC Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sued the Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Brigadier-General Sule Kazaure and the NYSC over alleged failure to publish documents and information on Minister of Finance Mrs Kemi Adeosun’s application for NYSC exemption. SERA P is also seeking an order compelling the NYSC to...... read more
School children in 24 states eat N49billion worth of food in two years – Presidency School Children from 24 states in Nigeria, have munched food worth N49billion in the last two years, Mariam Uwais, Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social Protection, said on Thursday. The programme is meant for feeding primary school pupils across the country. The amount was spent on the President’s National...... read more
Anambra, Abia on top as Waec releases 2018 May/June results *Full list The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has released the 2018 ranking of all the 36 States, plus the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja in Nigeria. Abia tops the chart, ahead of Anambra, Edo, Rivers and Imo states. However, some states have risen above the positions they were during the last ranking,...... read more
Accolades, as prodigy with nine WAEC As graduates *We make them here – teacher With a seven blasts of the trumpet, Master Okorogheye Orisheneye David, the 15-year-old genius that made all A1s in the just concluded West African Examination Council (WAEC), papers, on Friday, stepped into a blaze of glory before a cheering crowd of parents, visitors and teachers of Starfild College, Iju, Lagos State....... read more
Dangote: Count on me to promote education to develop Nigeria *Donates N.3bn edifice to Unibadan Leading businessman and Chairman of Aliko Dangote Foundation, Alhaji Aliko Dangote has challenged the government to muster the will to provide critical infrastructure that will make the nation’s environment conducive to commerce and industry. Dangote made this appeal while delivering the third Eminent Persons Business lecture and inauguration of the Aliko...... read more
TRAGEDY: UNIZIK student dies on basketball court, hours to final paper Tragedy has struck at the Nnamdi Azikiwe University (Unizik) Awka following the death of a final year student of Microbiology, named Francis, while playing basketball. The incident, which has gone viral on various media, was said to have taken place few hours to the deceased final paper sequel to his graduation,...... read more
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