Category: Education

Buhari pledges affordable education, NOUN graduates 20,799

President Muhammadu Buhari at the weekend said the Federal Government was committed to making education affordable to youths through the open and distance learning (ODL)...

NASU shuts down Ibadan Polytechnic over unpaid salary arrears

The Non-Academic Staff Union of The Polytechnic, Ibadan, on Tuesday embarked on a peaceful protest  over unpaid salary arrears. The  protest disrupted both academic...

ASUU continues strike as FG releases N163bn TETFUND

The Federal Government said it has released N163 billion to the universities from the Tertiary Education Trust Fund but striking academics are stalling in calling off...

FG appoints Bogoro as TETFund Executive Secretary

The Federal Government has approved the appointment of Prof. Suleiman Bogoro, as the Executive Secretary of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND). Bogoro was...

No two candidates must use a single GSM number, JAMB warns

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board on Friday warned prospective candidates to adhere strictly to the registration procedure for the 2019 UTME to avoid creating...

ASUU Strike continues until FG implements offers

The Academic Staff Union of Universities on Thursday said the ongoing strike would not be called off until the Federal Government fully implemented all the offers it...

‘Buhari, not ASUU should have mercy on varsity students’

The Academic Staff Union of Universities on Monday begged President Muhammadu Buhari to show mercy on helpless students currently bearing the brunt of the ongoing...

JAMB begins sale of UTME form Jan 10, bans cybercafés

The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board has said that it will commence sale of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination form to candidates on January 10,...

Beware of bribery, DG warn Youth Corps

The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig.-Gen. Suleiman Kazaure, has cautioned corps members’ against bribery ahead of the 2019 general...

Unizik to collaborates University of Chinese Medicine to produce traditional medicine

Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka and Hunam University of Chinese Medicine, China, are to collaborate in the processing and production of traditional medicine. Chief...