Tagged: Students

Nigerian Senate

NIGERIAN SENATE PASSED A BILL, NEW INSTITUTION

Nigerian Senate; On Friday passed into third reading the bill seeking for the establishment; of a Specialised University of Science and Technology in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja. Its passage came; 17 months after the federal government had earlier approved the establishment; of the University at its weekly Executive...

A Graduate

A GRADUATE OF DELTA VARSITY CLIMBED MAST

A graduate of the Delta State University has reportedly climbed on a mast in broad daylight after reportedly running mad. It was a shocking drama that played out in the community. The incident happened on Thursday in Ibusa, Delta State. Eyewitnesses said that the man who is said to be...

water generator

WATER GENERATOR MADE BY ANAMBRA STUDENT

Nigeria is a unique country; in all ramifications, Anambra school children made water generator that; runs on water. According to Emeka Okoye; who is part of the convener and a tech enthusiast, a village school in Akwa in Anambra State; has broken the norm to emerge as one of the...

Nigerian law school

NIGERIAN LAW SCHOOL RELEASES RESULT 2018

The Nigerian Law School; has recorded for the first time in history, the highest number of candidates graded in the first class honour, and of course, the highest number of success rate. The Nigerian lawyer (TNL), gathered from the Result Sheet dated the 17th day of October 2018, and signed...

ministry

MINISTRY ESTABLISHES SIX LIBRARIES CENTRES

The Federal Ministry; of Women Affairs and Social Development, (FMWASD) has established Braille press and libraries in six locations; in Nigeria in efforts to make the visually impaired marketable in the society and encourage Braille literacy. The Minister, FMWASD, Aisha Abubakar in a road work to celebrate this year White...

kenyan police

KENYAN POLICE BEAT STUDENTS TO DEATH

A Nigerian student; who was schooling in Kenya, Identified as Bamiyo Ashad was allegedly beaten to death by Kenyan Police Officers. It was reported that the student popularly known as Bam; was a student of United States International University, USIU. He was in Kenya legally and had his documents to...

technical university

TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY PRODUCES JOB CREATORS

Professor Ayobami Salami; is the pioneer Vice Chancellor of First Technical University, Ibadan (Tech-U). He explains the significance of technical universities. What makes technical universities different from conventional ones? Today, conventional universities are producing graduates that look for jobs and cannot stand on their own. The orientation of a conventional...

NYSC BANS

NYSC BANS BENUE STATE UNIVERSITY FROM SERVICE

 NYSC Bans ;Benue State University and the University of Agriculture, Makurdi, from sending their students; for the mandatory year of service. It was gathered that the scheme placed the two-year bans; on the schools following discovery of negli­gence and evidences of age manipulation. However, in reaction, the Vice Chancellor of...

minister

MINISTER OF HEALTH INVEST ON EDUCATION 2019

The Minister of Health Prof. Isaac Adewole has assured Nigerians that the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration would invest more on health and education in 2019. The Minister gave the assurance in a statement issued by Mrs Boade Akinola, Director Media and Public Relations of the Ministry on Sunday in Abuja....

21

21-DAYS ULTIMATUM LECTURERS THREATENS STRIKE

  POLYTECHNIC LECTURERS THREATENS STRIKE, The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Are threatening to go on strike; After issuing a 21-day ultimatum to the Federal Government. The Union says Polytechnics, Across the country will be; shut down if the FG continues to; intimidate and force its members into the...

Girls hostel

MAYOKUN ROCKS UNICAL GIRLS HOSTEL

 GIRLS HOSTEL, For five days, Calabar converged at the University of Calabar, Cross River, for the Pulse Campus Invasion. It was five days, out of the ordinary hustle and bustle of school activities, ;And MTN Nigeria fired on all cylinders to make it a superlative experience for all. The whole...

Mrs Noragbon Enogie Osaru

Mrs Noragbon Enogie Osaru, awarded by a car and N1m

”Mrs Noragbon Enogie Osaru, awarded by the car and N1million cash gifts handed to her by the Edo State governor,  Mr Godwin Obaseki,She is the 2nd best school administrator in Nigeria who also, holds the Edo State Best Teacher Award,. Mrs Noragbon Enogie Osaru, has pledged to do more for...

Ultimatum

Students Give State Government Ultimatum over Scholarship

The National Association of Kaduna State Students (NAKASS) has given the Kaduna state government 21 days Ultimatum to pay its members their 3 years scholarship allowances or have the state’s institutions shut down. Speaking at a news briefing held in Kaduna, the Secretary General of the association; Jeremiah Gwaza, said...

jigawa state

57 SCHOOLS WERE SHUTS DOWN JIGAWA STATE

57 schools were shut down in nine local government areas of Jigawa State. As a result of flood. Flood has wreaked havoc in 14 of the state since the last two months. The State Executive Chairman of Jigawa State Universal Basic Board, Salisu Zakari, made the disclosure while briefing newsmen in...

QUIZ

ENUGU STATE WINS NNPC QUIZ COMPETITION

Enugu State wins NNPC quiz competition,Master Okeke Tony of Spring of Life International School, Enugu, ;Scored 75 points to win the 2018 Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Science quiz Competition in Abuja, On Tuesday. Igban Emmanuel of Ambassadors College, Ota, Ogun, took the second place with 65 points, while Alikah...

academic staff

LASU CONFIRMED DISMISSAL OF 3 ACADEMIC STAFF

Academic staff of the Lagos State University (LASU), On Tuesday confirmed the dismissal of three of its academic staff for sexual harassment and misconduct. The university’s spokesman, Mr Ademola Adekoya, said the institution’s Governing Council took the dismissal decision at its 119th Statutory Meeting on Oct 4, .As recommended by...

unveiled

VC UNVEILED NEED FOR RADIO STATION

Alex Ekwueme Federal University Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State, has unveiled its new radio station. The name of the station is 104.7 AE-FUNAI FM. Vice-Chancellor of the university, Prof. Chinedum Nwajiuba said that the radio station was; established to groom students, With the practical experience to make impact on the global economy on...

unizik student

Unizik Student Loses All Her Belonging

UNIZIK student of Nnamdi Azikiwe University  Awka, shared a post on Facebook on how her hostel apartment got burnt yesterday. According to her post, she lost everything she had acquired from 100l till date. The Unizik student of  Awka  lost all her belonging and she cried out, share it on...

BEST POLYTECHNIC

BEST POLYTECHNIC RANKED BY FG 2018

The National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) has ranked Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Imo, as the best polytechnic in the country. Masa’udu Kazaure, executive secretary of the board, made this known in Kaduna on Sunday. Masa’udu Kazaure said the polytechnic emerged the best. After scoring 85.08% in the assessment of 112...

NUHU BAMALLI

NUHU BAMALLI POLYTECHNIC EMERGED CHAMPIONS

Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic, Zaria, Kaduna State, has emerged the champions of 2nd JAMB Higher Institutions Football competition in Ilorin. The boys from Zaria defeated University of Ilorin 3-2 on penalties after the regulation time had ended goalless on Saturday. Both University of Ilorin and Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic converted their first...

Poor performance

AKWA IBOM NUT CRIES OVER POOR PERFORMANCE

The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) Akwa Ibom Chapter, has raised concern over the recent poor performance of students of the state; in public and internal examinations. Teachers training The State Chairman of NUT, Comrade Etim Ukpong, said this while speaking with newsmen that poor performance has affected the student...

Niger delta

Niger delta University flood suspends academic activities

The management of Niger Delta University has suspended academic activities in the university, Due to the impact of flood within the campus. A notice released by the management of Niger Delta University stated that the suspension of academic activities due to flood will take effect from October 3rd 2018. Read...

Chinhoyi University

Chinhoyi University of Technology 14th Graduation

President Mnangagwa is; tomorrow expected to officiate at the Chinhoyi University of Technology 14th Graduation Ceremony. Chinhoyi University of Technology was the first university where President Mnangagwa officiated at a graduation ceremony soon after assuming the country’s leadership after Operation Restore Legacy in November last year. In a statement ahead...

ADULT EDUCATION

AKWA IBOM GETS 888 ADULT EDUCATION CENTRES

Akwa Ibom State has established over 888 adult education centres across its 31 local government areas. Speaking during the South-South meeting of Non-Governmental Association for Literacy Support Services (NOGALSS) held in Uyo, the Commissioner for Education, Prof. Victor Inoka, said the government would ensure that Sustainable Development Goal 4, aimed...