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FG Withholds Salaries of Academics, Expects to be Begged – ASUU Says it Threatens Strike
FG Withholds Salaries of Academics, Expe...

FG Withholds Salaries of Academics, Expects to be Begged – ASUU Says as it ...

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has urged the Federal Government to implement the agreements reached before the suspension of its 10-month strike to avert a further strike by the union. The union lamented that the government was yet to pay some of its members in several universities, with... read more »

FUOYE Suspends Theatre and Media Arts Lecture Over Alleged Sexual Assault, Probes Another
FUOYE Suspends Theatre and Media Arts Le...

FUOYE Suspends Theatre and Media Arts Lecturer Over Alleged Sexual Assault,...

The Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State, has announced the suspension of a lecturer in the Theater and Media Arts Department, Dr Desen Mbachaga, over alleged sexual assault. This was disclosed by the Chief Information Officer to the Vice-Chancellor, Mr Foluso Ogunmodede, in a statement... read more »

How NECO Registrar Died – Exam Body Clarifies
How NECO Registrar Died – Exam Body Clar...

How NECO Registrar Died – Exam Body Clarifies

Contrary to speculations, the National Examination Council, NECO, has clarified that its registrar, Godswill Obioma, died of heart failure. This was contained in a statement issued by the Director, Human resources of NECO, Abdul Mustapha, who debunked reports that the NECO Chief was assassinated... read more »

BREAKING: NECO Registrar is Dead
BREAKING: NECO Registrar is Dead

BREAKING: NECO Registrar is Dead

The Registrar and Chief Executive Officer National Examinations Council (NECO) Professor Godswill Obioma is dead. He died last night in Minna, Niger state. Obioma was appointed as the Registrar of NECO on the 22nd of May 2020 Details shortly…   This post was written by Chinedu Ibeakanma. read more »

JAMB Reacts to Speculation of Further Extension of UTME registration
JAMB Reacts to Speculation of Further Ex...

JAMB Reacts to Speculation of Further Extension of UTME registration

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has said that it is not considering a further extension of the UTME registration period. The examination body added that a large chunk of the individuals campaigning for an extension to the registration deadline had been identified as fraudsters... read more »

Don’t Mix Religion with Constitution, CAN Tells Senate

Don’t Mix Religion with Constitution, CAN Tells Senate

The President of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Rev Samson Ayokunle, has cautioned the leadership of the Senate against rubbing off religious practices of any of the religions... read more »

ASUU Lost 30 Members to COVID-19, Ogunyemi Says During Farewell Speech

ASUU Lost 30 Members to COVID-19, Ogunyemi Says During Farewell Speech

Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, the President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has said that about 30 members of the union died as a result of the COVID-19 virus. This was... read more »

My Conscience and Support Can’t be Bought – Obasanjo

My Conscience and Support Can’t be Bought – Obasanjo

Former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo has lamented the level of moral decadence in the society whereby the love of money has displaced values and norms such as honesty and hard... read more »

JAMB Extends UTME Registration By Two Weeks

JAMB May Shift UTME Date – Oloyede

The possibility of shifting the date for the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) is very high, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) said yesterday. The... read more »

Kidnappers Free Abducted Abia University Student

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... read more »