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Kidnappers Free Abducted Abia University Student
Kidnappers Free Abducted Abia University...

Kidnappers Free Abducted Abia University Student

The kidnappers of some students of Abia State University, ABSU, Uturu, has released the only student left in their custody who was among scores kidnapped while travelling along the Okigwe-Uturu Road. This was announced by Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State on his official Twitter handle,... read more »

Kano approves New Minimum Wage for Lecturers
Kano approves New Minimum Wage for Lectu...

Kano approves New Minimum Wage for Lecturers

Kano State Executive Council (SEC), on Thursday, approved implementation of a new wage for academic and non-academic staff of its two universities. The council also okayed a monthly release of N49.7 million, Commissioner for Information Malam Muhammad Garba, said while briefing reporters in... read more »

SSANU Under Pressure to Resume Suspended Strike
SSANU Under Pressure to Resume Suspended...

SSANU Under Pressure to Resume Suspended Strike

The Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Universities, SSANU, has said the Federal Government’s failure to fulfil its agreements with the union by the April 30th deadline has put it under pressure to resume the suspended strike. The union lamented that the government had yet to begin payment of... read more »

Missing IMSU 300-Level Law Student Found in Mortuary  
Missing IMSU 300-Level Law Student Found...

Missing IMSU 300-Level Law Student Found in Mortuary  

The remains of a 300-level Law student of the Imo State University, Owerri, Kingsley Chiwueze, has been found in the morgue of the Umuguma General Hospital, Owerri, on Sunday five days after he was declared missing. The deceased was declared missing on Monday after his whereabouts became unknown... read more »

Police debunk attack on UNIABUJA
Police debunk attack on UNIABUJA

Police debunk attack on UNIABUJA

Federal Capital Territory (FCT) police Command has refuted viral messages on social media claiming that bandits attacked the University of Abuja. The police advised Abuja residents to disregard what it described as a rumour. A statement issued on Wednesday by spokesperson Yusuf Mariam said: “The... read more »

Makinde Sacks LAUECH VC

Makinde Sacks LAUECH VC

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has announced the sack of the Vice-Chancellor of the Ladoke Atintola University of Technology, LAUTECH, Ogbomoso, Professor M.O. Ologunde. The decision... read more »

JAMB warns Universities against illegal Admissions

JAMB warns Universities against illegal Admissions

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has warned that only admissions through its Central Admissions Processing System (CAPS) are valid. The board stated this yesterday in a... read more »

JAMB warns Universities against illegal Admissions

JAMB Scraps use of Email for UTME, Direct Entry Registration

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has announced that the use of email would no longer be required for the processing of registration for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation... read more »

15 Prisoners Set to Receive University Degrees, One Undertaking PhD Studies says Prison Service

15 Prisoners Set to Receive University Degrees, One Undertaking PhD Studies says Prison Se...

John Mrabure, the acting Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Correctional Service, has disclosed that at least 15 convicts are in line to be conferred with bachelor’s degrees in different... read more »

JAMB Postpones 2021 UTME Registration Over National Identification Number

JAMB Postpones 2021 UTME Registration Over National Identificatio...

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has shifted the commencement of registration exercise for the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination and Direct Entry earlier scheduled to... read more »