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Makinde Sacks LAUECH VC
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 was conveyed in a letter issued by the Commissioner for Education, Science, and Technology, Olasunkanmi Olaleye,... read more »

JAMB warns Universities against illegal Admissions
JAMB warns Universities against illegal ...

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 statement by its Head, Public Affairs and Protocol, Dr. Fabian Benjamin in Abuja. It said the use of email was... read more »

JAMB warns Universities against illegal Admissions
JAMB Scraps use of Email for UTME, Direc...

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 Examination and Direct Entry. The Registrar and Chief Executive of JAMB, Prof Is-haq Oloyede, said this while... read more »

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

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

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 academic disciplines while another inmate has defended his PhD thesis. He said it is a testament that Nigeria... read more »

JAMB Postpones 2021 UTME Registration Over National Identification Number
JAMB Postpones 2021 UTME Registration Ov...

JAMB Postpones 2021 UTME Registration Over National Identification Number

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 begin on Thursday, April 8. This was contained in a statement issued on Thursday by the board’s... read more »

WAEC Releases 2021 Exam Results

WAEC Releases 2021 Exam Results

The West African Examinations Council, WAEC, has announced the release of private candidates’ results for the West African Senior School Certificate Examination, WASSCE, 2021-First... read more »

Polytechnic Lecturers begin Indefinite Strike

Polytechnic Lecturers begin Indefinite Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics has commenced an indefinite strike with effect from today. The union said this followed the failure of the government to address the sorry state of... read more »

UNIBEN dissolves SUG, Suspends Union Leaders

UNIBEN dissolves SUG, Suspends Union Leaders

The authorities of University of Benin, on Wednesday, announced the suspension of members of the three arms of Students’ Union Government in the institution. The institution’s Public... read more »

Why We Introduced NIN for UTME Registration – JAMB Registrar

Why We Introduced NIN for UTME Registration – JAMB Registrar

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board on Friday said security reasons and checkmating examination malpractice informed its decision to introduce the use of the National Identity... read more »

Adamawa Polytechnic Shut Indefinitely

Adamawa Polytechnic Shut Indefinitely

The management of Adamawa State Polytechnic, Yola has announced the indefinite closure of the institution after final-year students went berserk. The irate students destroyed the institution’s... read more »