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UNILAG Reinstates Olorunfemi Adeyeye, Ru...

UNILAG Reinstates Olorunfemi Adeyeye, Rusticated Student Activist

A student of the University of Lagos, Olorunfemi Adeyeye, who was suspended in 2016 by the school’s authorities, has finally been reinstated. Adeyeye, a student of the Department of Building, alongside some students’ union leaders, was suspended for participating in a protest on April 6 and... read more »

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Kaduna Government Schools To Open Four D...

Kaduna Government Schools To Open Four Days A Week

The Kaduna State Government has directed all public schools in the state to start operating four days a week to enable workers to focus on agriculture. Although the state is being ravaged by banditry, kidnappings and killings, the state government claimed that the new policy was aimed at enhancing... read more »

Sylvester Oromoni: Autopsy Report Exoner...

Sylvester Oromoni: Autopsy Report Exonerates House Master, Others From Murd...

The autopsy report conducted on the corpse of late Sylvester Oromoni, alleged victim of bullying, at the Dowen College, Lagos, is out. The report however, exonerated the school’s House Master and other students  arrested in connection with the alleged murder. Consequently, the suspects who... read more »

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ASUU Dismisses FG’s N52.5bn, Says Strike...

ASUU Dismisses FG’s N52.5bn, Says Strike Likely Soon

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has said the N30bn Revitalisation Fund and N22.5bn Earned Academic Allowance totalling N52.5bn released by the Federal Government is not enough to deal with the challenges facing the university system. The ASUU President, Prof Emmanuel Osodeke, noted in an... read more »

ASUU postpones decision on strike, accus...

ASUU postpones decision on strike, accuses FG of blackmail

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has postponed its decision on strike, saying that consultations are still ongoing. This was contained in a press statement issued by the union after its National Executive Council meeting. The meeting held at its Festus Iyayi National Secretariat, University... read more »

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Schools Closed In Niger State Over Planned Attack By Bandits

All public and private primary, secondary and tertiary schools in Wushishi Local Government Area of Niger State have been closed over a planned attack by bandits. According to Daily Trust,... read more »

Strike’ll Be Indefinite, Won’t End Until All Agreements Are Fulfilled – ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, Owerri Zone, has threatened a total showdown with the Federal Government over the non-implementation of the 2009 agreement. The union said during a... read more »

FUOYE Invents Mail Dispatch Robot

Federal University, Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE) yesterday disclosed that its Department of Mechatronics had invented a mail dispatch mobile robot that would perform skeletal works and ease... read more »

KWASU Dismisses Lecturer Over Sexual Harassment

Kwara State University, Malete, has dismissed a member of its academic staff, Pelumi Adewale, over the alleged sexual harassment of one Tosin Adegunsoye, a student of the Department of Pure... read more »

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Dowen College: Family Demands Coroner Inquest Into Son’s Death

The family of 12-year-old Sylvester Oromoni (Junior), a pupil of the Dowen College, Lekki, Lagos, who died under controversial circumstances, has demanded a coroner inquest into his death. The news... read more »