Tagged: Students

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BEST MEDICAL GRADUATING STUDENT IN MAIDUGURI

Zeph Lamar made home with the; highest number of awards during the 44th attestation ceremony of the best medical graduates of University of Maiduguri. Zeph Lamar received award for best Medical in Anatomy, Physiology, Medicine and Biochemistry. Though not the best medical in clinicals, with someone having two awards from...

ekiti state

EKITI STATE SPENDS $3MILLION ON EDUCATION

THE World Bank has indicated its; intention to spend $3 Million on three government technical colleges in Ekiti State under the Bank’s Innovation and Development Effectiveness for Acquisition of Skills, IDEAS, programme This was disclosed during; a meeting of The World Bank Team with Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State,...

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ENGLAND STUDENTS CRIES FOR HELP

As new primary school data is released, it will take 50 years to close the achievement gap between England’s rich and poor pupils. If the pace of change remains the same as it has done since 2011, poor pupils will not catch up until 2070, it shows. This year, 51%...

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CHINA ONLINE EDUCATION HOLDS CONFERENCE

BEIJING, Dec. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire / — China Online Education Group (NYSE: COE) (’51Talk’ or the ‘Company’), a leading online education platform in China, with core expertise in English education, today announced that ; it will hold its annual general meeting of shareholders (the ‘AGM’) at 6th Floor Deshi Building...

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UNIBEN DECLARES COMPULSORY RETIREMENT

BENIN— NATIONAL Industrial Court, NIC, sitting in Akure, Ondo State, has declared as null and void the letter of compulsory retirement dated June 23, 2016 but with effect from June 8, 2016 issued to Mr Vincent Omosigho by the authorities of the University of Benin, UNIBEN. University of Benin gate;...

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CHOOSING A SCHOOL THINGS TO CONSIDER

Choosing the right school to study is as important as choosing the right course to study.  “Things to consider when choosing a course ” First choice university – You are advised to be choosing a federal University if you are not a type that is financially buoyant. You can pick...

KIDNAPPERS ATTACKS RUFUS GIWA POLYTECHNIC

Academic activities was suspended due to kidnappers; Monday following the killing of a lecturer of the Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, Ondo State, Mr Taiwo Akinyemi by kidnappers;. Akinyemi was abducted last Tuesday along; with three others near Amurin Village along Owo- Akure Road. The killing of the lecturer may be...

Jewish

Jewish Student – Tackling Hatred On Campus Is TOGETHER

Being a Jewish student on campus in 2018 is not always easy. We face the same antisemitism we have seen creeping into everyday life in wider society, from both far left and far right, but on a more intense scale. The threat from groups such as Generation Identity, who openly...

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Bike Parking On Campus Doesn’t Have To Be This Hard

Trying to park your bike on campus can be as painful as trying to park your car downtown. Finding a space can feel like winning the lottery. Many students are forced to lock their bikes to poles, fences or trees, resulting in fines, impounding or booting. Over this coming winter...

Business

Students From KZN University Win In Business Competition

Students from Mangosuthu University of Technology are the 2018 winners of Cognity Advisory’s Universities Business Challenge (UBC), sponsored by General Electric (GE). The winning team of four students took home R50 000 to turn their business idea into reality. Launched in July this year, the UBC has seen 500 students;...

Croatia

Studying In Croatia Has Impacted My Professional Journey

When it comes to RIT Croatia, a global campus of a prominent US university, Rochester Institute of Technology, there are currently over 2,000 alumni around the world, working hard in a variety of different industries. Studying, living and enjoying what Croatia has to offer We caught up with 3 alumni...

Doctorate

Lecturers Without Doctorate Degree Will Not Teach Again

Government has served notice it will soon implement, to the letter a policy that requires only lecturers with doctorate degrees teach in public universities in the country. At the meet the press event, Tuesday, Education Minister, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh said the move is to ensure that qualified persons teach...

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Skeleton Shows Humans Learned To Walk Upright

The analysis of the world’s most complete skeleton of an early human ancestor, conducted by a research collaboration involving the University of Liverpool, offers conclusive evidence that human ancestors became efficient upright walkers while they were still substantially tree dwelling animals. The first bones of the 3.67 million old skeleton,...

Islamic University

Islamic University College, Ghana admits 350 fresh students

The Islamic University College, Ghana (IUCG) has offered admission to 350 students made up of 160 females and 190 males – representing 41 per cent and 59 per cent respectively. The students will be pursuing programmes in Communication, Business Administration, Religious Studies and the newly introduced diploma and degree courses...

NUGS

KNUST SRC calls for parliamentary probe of ‘partisan’ NUGS

The Students Representative Council of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology has called on Parliament to probe the National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS). The KNUST SRC made the call because of the partisanship nature of the union. It also wants some clarity on the role of the...

Training

Technical University Begins Training In Drone Technology

The Accra Technical University (ATU) will from January next year commence training programmes in Drone Technology and 3-D Printing among other courses, Professor Edmund Ameko, the Acting Vice-Chancellor, said. He said the University had held discussions with A-Tech Group Korea Incorporation, a Korean company committed to building environmentally friendly technology...

ASUU ATTACKS

ASUU ATTACKS FORMER APC CHAIRMAN

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU attacks; the All Progressives Congress, APC, and its former national chairman, Chief Bisi Akande. ASUU attacks described; Akande as the grandfather of half-baked government. This was in reaction to Akande’s; earlier ASUU attacks; on the union where he accused the striking lecturers of...

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AMENDMENT ACT ASSENTED BY PRESIDENT IN NOUN

Amendment Act by President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) Amendment Act, to allow the institution to operate as all other universities in the country. With the assent, graduates of the NOUN; can now participate in the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) and the...

OSCOTECH

OSCOTECH Worker Killed Days To His PhD Convocation

The gloom of the killing and abduction of workers and students of the Osun State College of Technology (OSCOTECH), Esa-Oke on Tuesday evening is a tragedy that has cast a shadow on the college. While OSCOTECH community await with bated breath for positive news on those abducted, the killing of...

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Killing Of Delsu Female Students, Reps Probe

DISTURBED by the incessant killing of female students of Delta State University, Abraka, the House of Representatives, yesterday, mandated the House Committee on Police Affairs to interface with all major stakeholders. The House asked the Police Affairs committee to collaborate with the Inspector-General of Police and the Delta State Commissioner...

Mathematical Modeling To Curb Environmental Pollutions

The Federal Government is developing mathematical modeling approaches to curb environmental pollution. The Chief Executive of National Mathematical Centre (NMC); Prof Stephen Onah, said government seeks to unite abstract mathematics; with applications as they relate to the environmental challenges threatening humanity today. Prof Onah stated this at an international conference...

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FG, ASUU Meeting Inconclusive Says Ogunyemi

The meeting between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) ended without any conclusion on Tuesday. Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, ASUU National President, while speaking with newsmen at the end of the closed door meeting in Abuja noted that negotiations were still ongoing. He said both parties...

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Ezekwesili – I Will Solve Incessant ASUU Strike

The presidential candidate for the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria, Dr Obiageli Ezekwesili, has proffered solution to the frequent shut down of tertiary institutions over poor financing of education in the country. One of the ways she suggested was to convert the budgetary allocations to universities to grants. While expressing...