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ALLEGATION OF BSU STUDENTS KILLING, ANOTHER FABRICATION BY OPPOSITION

The report on social media earlier today alleging that some students of Benue State University, BSU who were on a peaceful march to the Benue Peoples House, Makurdi were killed by thugs was not only false but again exposed the barbaric smear campaign by members of the opposition against the...

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UNIMAID Will Remain Open Despite Attacks – Management

The management of the University of Maiduguri has said official activities will continue at the institution despite the attack by three suicide bombers.

“Following an emergency meeting at which management reviewed the situation, it was decided that all official activities should continue...

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38 Nigerian Universities increase tuition fees, say Buhari’s govt made them poorer – ASUU 

June 27, 2017 Education 1,966 Views

No fewer than 38 universities across the country have increased their tuition fees as a result of poor funding by the Federal and State governments. 

The Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Ibadan Chapter, Dr. Deji...

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FG: WE DID NOT SCRAP CRK FROM CURRICULUM

The federal government has said contrary to reports making rounds in the media, Christian Religious Knowledge (CRK) was never scrapped from the secondary school curriculum.
It said Christian and Islamic religious studies are still retained in the new secondary school curriculum but as a subset of...

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Kogi State University expels 68 students

Kogi State University, Ayangba, has expelled 68 students for examination malpractice and poor academic performance, according to a statement.

The statement, issued by the Registrar of the university, Dr Yakubu Abubakar in Lokoja on Sunday, said 19 of the affected students were expelled for...

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UNIJOS lecturers begin indefinite strike

Lecturers of the University of Jos, Plateau, have begun an indefinite strike to press home their demands for improved working conditions.

The lecturers, in a statement by Prof F. C. Piwuna, the Chairman of the university’s chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), on Friday in...

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JAMB cautions candidates on registration for 2016 UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Wednesday cautioned candidates against patronising unapproved centres while registering for the 2016 all Computer Based Test (CBT) of the UTME.

A statement signed by JAMB’s Head, Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, in Lagos, said...

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States still owe WAEC N2bn registration fees

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC), yesterday, said that the council was still being owed N2 billion registration fees by state governments for their candidates who sat for the 2015 May/June WASSCE.

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WAEC’s Head of National Office (HNO), Dr Charles Eguridu, gave the figure in an...

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WAEC adjusts exams timetable over Eid-el-Kabir

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has adjusted the timetable of the ongoing September/October 2015 West African Senior School Certificate Examination for private candidates to meet the demand of Muslim candidates.

Head of Nigeria National Office of WAEC, Mr Charles Eguridu, announced...

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President, Port Harcourt Chamber of Commerce, Engr. Emeka Unachukwu, at the Conference held in Port Harcourt

Right-Left. Rivers State Governor, Barr. Nyesom Wike, represented by his Deputy, Dr. Ipalibo Harry Banigo, being welcomed to the 5th International Christian Business Exhibition and Conference, by the President, Mr. Uche Onochie and President, Port Harcourt Chamber of Commerce, Engr. Emeka Unachukwu, at the Conference held in Port Harcourt, Right-Left. Rivers State Governor, Barr. Nyesom Wike, represented by his Deputy, Dr. Ipalibo Harry Banigo, being welcomed to the 5th International Christian Business Exhibition and Conference, by the President, Mr. Uche Onochie and
President, Port Harcourt Chamber of Commerce, Engr. Emeka...

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Madonna University sanctions 2 students over drug abuse,exam malpractices

ENUGU – The management of Madonna University Enugu has described as misleading and mischievous, position canvassed by two of its students in a section of the media,over the expulsion, slammed on the recalcitrant students.

Victims,Stanley Okoye and Ga-lim Aondofa Lord were said to have been found...

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Review Your Fees, Al-Makura Tells WAEC

Nasarawa State Governor Umaru Tanko Almakura has called on the West African Examination Council (WAEC) to review its fees downward in line with current economic realities so that parents can afford to pay for their children and wards.

Almakura made the appeal on Wednesday in Lafia when the Head...

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Salary: Ibadan Poly workers begin indefinite strike

Academic activities collapsed Monday at the Polytechnic Ibadan as members of the Academic staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Polytechnic Ibadan chapter, embarked on an indefinite strike to protect the non-payment of five months’ salary arrears by the state government.

Before the union...

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Angry UNIPORT students lock up UPTH, chase away doctors

PORT HARCOURT – Aggrieved University of Port Harcourt, UNIPORT, students, on Monday, chased away all the doctors and nurses at the University of Port Harcourt Traching Hospital and locked up the hospital gate, barring movement in and out of the health facility.

The protesting students who came...

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Kogi University ASUU threatens industrial action

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Kogi State University says it will resume an industrial action suspended in May over unpaid allowances of N1 billion to its members.

The Acting Chairman of union, Dr Gbenga Aina, told newsmen in Anyigba on Saturday that the lecturers had resolved...

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Below are the cut off marks to gain admission into Federal Government Colleges as released by Federal Ministry of Education

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August 30, 2015 Education, News 907 Views

Abia Male(130) Female (130)

  • AkwaIbom Male(123), Female (123)
  • Anambra Male(139) Female (139)
  • Benue Male (111), Female (111)
  • Bayelsa Male (72), Female (72)
  • CrossRivers Male (97), Female (97)
  • Delta Male (131), Female (131)
  • Ebonyi Male (112), Female...

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