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JAMB SETS FOR 2019 UTME DATE FIXED

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB sets on Monday said that; it is fully prepared for; the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The board made this; known in its weekly Bulletin of the Office of the Registrar and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in...

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CLASSMATE STABBED TEACHER AND FRIEND DEATH

A 15-year-old Belarusian on Monday stabbed his teacher and a classmate to death while seriously injuring two others, authorities said, in a rare school attack in the ex-Soviet nation. Classmate stab The teenager arrived at school before; the first lesson and stabbed his history teacher in the neck, fatally injuring...

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UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN RESUMPTION DATE

The University of Ibadan has announced the resumption date for academic activities following the suspension of a three-month-old strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). The university of Ibadan management in a statement signed by the Vice Chancellor, Idowu Olayinka announced February 14, as resumption date for its...

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APC AND PDP EDUCATION POLICIES FOR NIGERIANS

Following controversies that; trailed the performances of the Presidential candidates of the APC and the PDP during the NG The Candidates on the 10th and 30th of January respectively. A video have just emerged of the moment President Buhari and Atiku Abubakar talked about their education policy and how they...

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STUDENTS PAID TO BE INFECTED WITH VIRUS IN UK

Cash strapped university students paid and are; being paid as much as £3,500 to be infected with; dangerous tropical diseases including typhoid, malaria and pneumonia. The UK students paid and are; among a growing number of healthy volunteers being paid to be; infected with; exotic bacteria and viruses for; scientific...

National Examination

National Examination Council Releases 2018 SSCE Results

The National Examination Council (NECO) has released the 2018 November/December Senior School Certificate Examination ,SSCE, with 62.48% of the candidates scoring at least five credits and above in both English Language and Mathematics. This was; made known by the Acting Registrar of NECO, Abubakar Gana, in a statement on Friday....

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Academic Staff Union – Why we called off strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has, Thursday, suspended the over three months-old strike it embarked upon since Sunday, 4th November, 2018. The union suspended the strike after a memorandum of Action, MoA, it reached with the Federal government towards the revitalisation of public universities. The Academic Staff Union...

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LADIES CAUGHT WITH SCHOOL CHILDREN IN ENUGU

Enugu State police command has; arrested ladies caught a notorious kidnapping ring, specialized in abducting children especially from schools located in the six local government councils in Enugu east senatorial zone for sale, the report Sources said; the two ladies caught, one Nkeiruka Odo from Imilike Agu village in Udenu...

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STUDENTS CAUGHT WITH DRUGS ON CAMPUS

The Vice-Chancellor, Students caught in  Sule Lamido University Kafin Hausa, Jigawa State, Professor Lawan Sani Taura, has asked; students to shun drug abuse. He made the call at; the 5th matriculation ceremony of the newly admitted students for the 2018/2019 academic session which was; held on February 5, 2019. Professor...

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Fake Farmington university sting by ICE was entrapment

About 10 years ago, Phanideep Karnati immigrated from India to the U.S. on an H1-B visa in search of the American dream. He became an IT engineer, was; earning a masters degree at the University of Louisville in Kentucky and is; today married with two sons, ages 2 and 9....

Kano University

Fire Razes Hostel At Kano University

A fire outbreak has razed Dangote female hostel at Kano University of Science and Technology Wudil campus. The outbreak was; attributed to electrical fault, a statement from the university, signed by the Deputy Head of Information, Publications; and Public Relations Unit of the University, Malam Abdullahi Datti Abdullahi, revealed. The...

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MAN SPOTTED IN GIRLS HOSTEL IN KOGI VARSITY

A young man was spotted; allegedly nabbed by the police yesterday after he was  in a female hostel at the Kogi State University. It was reported that the suspect was; at the verge of stealing from the students in the hostel when an alarm was raised. However, some students claimed...

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MISSIONARY SCHOOL GIRLS IN KENYA GOT DRUGGED

A number of women who went to a missionary school in Kenya have taken to Twitter to claim that; a number of the girls were drugged and molested in the school and their nun excused this by claiming the girls were possessed. It took one Twitter user to make; the...

41 YEAR OLD WOMAN IN SECONDARY SCHOOL

A Ghanaian woman who enrolled in Junior High School at the age of 41 year is a stone-throw away from achieving her dream of becoming a health officer. Felicitas Naa’s inspiring story affirms the saying that belief and determination are constants in success. Born in Tamale, Felicitas had her basic...

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Williams: Search for missing University of Reading student

Daniel Williams, 19, was; last seen in a student union bar at the University of Reading’s Whiteknights campus in the early hours of Thursday. He was; reported missing after he failed to return to his student accommodation. Thames Valley Police said officers, volunteers and Berkshire Lowland Search & Rescue had...

Bayelsa Medical University

Bayelsa Medical University Approved By NUC

The National Universities Commission has approved the take-off of the Bayelsa Medical University, the third university in the state and the 48th state-owned university in the country. The approval was given by the Executive Secretary of NUC, Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, in Abuja yesterday. Rasheed said it was necessary to have...

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Disable Students Gets Support From Universities

The anxiety that comes with being a disable student is intense. When I started university, I had no clue what support there was. Driving to university for the first time, I felt prepared. I’d packed a doorstop (to help my social life) and secondhand legal textbooks (books are timeless, laws...

Non-Teaching

DELSU Non-Teaching Staff Issue Strike Warning

Due to unresolved welfare issues affecting the non-teaching staff of the Delta State University (DELSU), Abraka, the Joint Action Committee (JAC) of the non-teaching staff union, have issued a 7-day ultimatum to the institution to meet its demands or face indefinite industrial strike action. The Joint Action Committee is; made...

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WHAT CAUSES THE FALLING AND RISING OF LOVE

There exists a major difference between the notion of “falling” and “rising” in love . She “falls” in love with him. He “falls” in love with her. This human constraint has virtually stymied mankind from civilization to civilization. Let’s explore how “Rising in Love” can better serve you. You can...

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION CALLS FOR HELP

The Provost, Adamu Tafawa Balewa College Of Education (COE), Kangere, Dr Adamu Magaji Yanbuga has; called on Bauchi State Government to provide funds to install Primary Education Studies (PES) and Early Childcare Education (ECE) programme. He made the call when he paid a courtesy visit to the Chairman of Bauchi...

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STUDENT EXPELLED FOR BAD CONDUCT

A student expelled of the College of Education Akamkpa, Cross River state, identified as Esther Edet has been; reportedly expelled from the 19th Edition of Nigerian Colleges of Education Games, NICEGA for allegedly refusing to recite the National Anthem. According to reports, the student expelled infringed the rule that states...

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TEACHER SENT NUDE TO STUDENT VIA SNAPCHAT

A teacher has been apprehended after she sent nude photos to a 17-year-old student on Snapchat and then asked if he wanted to play ‘naked hide and seek.’ Kelsie Schmidt, 22, who taught math at Beulah High School in North Dakota, allegedly sent the X-rated pictures to a student at...

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PM MODI INTERACT WITH OVER 2,000 STUDENTS

As the board exams and annual exams are approaching, MODI students are; getting worried and tensed as to how to do the preparation. Hence keeping this in view, on 29th January 2019, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be talking with selected 2000 students about issues; related to examinations and the...

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JAMB SUSPENDS 9 CENTERS FOR MALPRACTICE

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board JAMB suspends 9 centers and has said; that it registered 869,709 candidates for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), which is scheduled to hold in March. JAMB suspends 9 centers and stated this in its weekly bulletin from the office of the Registrar,...