Tagged: Vice Chancellor

ABANDONED

FG TO COMPLETE ABANDONED PROJECTS IN EBONYI

The Federal Government has pledged to complete all abandoned federal government funded projects in Alex Ekwueme Federal University Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State. President Muhammadu Buhari made this known when he commissioned some ecological projects initiated and completed in the university. Represented by the Minister of State for Budget and National Planning,...

FIIRO

LANDMARK UNIVERSITY AND FIIRO COLLABORATE

The Landmark University, Omu-Aran in Kwara, says its Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Federal Institute of Industrial Research, Oshodi, FIIRO is to upscale agrarian and industrial revolution toward revamping Nigeria’s economy. Prof. Adeniyi Olayanju, the Vice-Chancellor of the university, made the remarks on Friday in Omu-Aran at the signing...

SAN

LASU VC, OTHERS PROMOTED TO SAN.

The Lagos State University Vice Chancellor; Olanrewaju Fagbohun and the Director General of the Nigerian Law School, Isa Hayatu Chiroma are; among the 31 newly promoted to the rank of the Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN. This is contained in a press release from the Legal Practitioners ’ Privileges Committee...

final

VC DEFENDS EXPULSION OF FINAL YEAR STUDENTS.

The Vice Chancellor of Federal University, Lokoja, Prof. Angella Miri, has reiterated the stance of the institution against examination malpractices, which she said, were; exhibited by the recently-expelled 13 final year students. Miri, who spoke against the claim by some of the affected students that their expulsion was; not justifiable,...

TURKISH

TURKISH GOVERNMENT CLOSES A GERMAN SCHOOL.

Germany embassy in Ankara on Saturday called on the Turkish government to explain why a German school in the western city of Izmir was; closed without explanation. “A branch of the German embassy school was; closed on June 28 by the regional office of the Turkish education ministry,” the embassy...

mandate

NIGERIA POLYTECHNICS HAVE LOST MANDATE.

The Vice Chancellor, Bells University of Technology Professor Jeremiah Ojediran, said that Polytechnics have lost their mandate of training middle class manpower for national growth. He disclosed this in Ota while addressing people at a press conference to herald the ninth convocation ceremony of the institution. The don explained that...

INTEGRITY

VC’s CAUTIONED TO WORK WITH INTEGRITY

The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu has called on vice chancellors and other leaders of educational institutions in Nigeria to shun sharp practices that cannot stand the test of integrity. He said he has evidence that some leaders of educational institutions were; not carrying out their job with the integrity...

IBBUL

IBBUL PRODUCE 29 FIRST CLASS HONOURS.

Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida University, Lapai, IBBUL,  graduating students have bagged First Class, the Vice Chancellor, Professor Muhammad Nasiru Maiturare has disclosed. Briefing newsmen during the Convocation Press Briefing, Maiturare said that 6,348 students would be  graduating in the second combined convocation ceremony which would be held on Saturday. Giving a...

vandalization

KANO IMPOSE VANDALIZATION PENALTY ON STUDENTS

Kano State University of Science and Technology, Wudil, has imposed penalty on its students over their role during rampage that led to the vandalization of property worth millions of Naira. In the ensuing mayhem that occurred last May, no fewer than 21 areas experience  vandalization by the students that forced...

Olaolu

ICPC ARRESTS OLAOLU, RECTOR OVER PHD SCANDAL.

The Rector of Igbajo polytechnic, Akinola Olaolu, has been; arrested and detained at the Ibadan, Oyo State office of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offenses commission. The certificate scandals involving the rector, said he was; arrested and detained on Friday over the fraudulent PHD certificate. Olaolu was; employed in...

inmates

INMATES TO BE ADMITTED IN OPEN UNIVERSITY

Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS), Jigawa Command, has appealed to National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) to admit inmates serving jail terms in various prisons in Jigawa. Underaged prison inmates at the Badagry prisons in Lagos State The Comptroller of the service in the state, Alhaji Auwalu Diso, made this known...

southbank

LASU PARTNERS SOUTHBANK UNIVERSITY, OTHERS

Aside being ranked as the third best state university in Nigeria, Lagos State University, LASU, Ojo is; set to be among the world’s top ranking institutions; through her partnership programmes with London Southbank University; University of Georgia; Cornell University; Indiana University; University of Education among others. Speaking recently with journalists,...

experts

RSUST VICE CHANCELLOR VISITS WITH TECHNOLOGY EXPERTS.

The Vice Chancellor Rivers State University through the int’l science and technology MR. Icaceem Boufilliga is visiting foreign technology experts. The purpose of the visit is to bring technology experts to train the talented student in the institutions. The development has to do with the indigenous technology talents students for...

Salami

TECH-U STUDENT WILL FINISH THEIR FINAL YEAR AT AMERICA – SALAMI

Its Vice Chancellor, Prof. Ayobami Salami disclosed this during an interaction with selected reporters on the institution first anniversary. The students of the Technical University [TECH U], Ibadan, are to spend their final year at the Texas Technical University [TTU] Lubbock, United states to complete their Bachelor’s degree. Salami also...

Daystar

CHANCELLOR SACKED AT DAYSTAR UNIVERSITY.

Daystar University has finally sacked Vice-Chancellor Prof. Timothy Wachira. Prof Wachira’s removal has been pegged on mismanagement of school resources and poor leadership. These grounds correlate with the previous narrative of students at the institution demanded that he be removed. During his reign students unrest had been normative. In December...

Probe

MANAGEMENT OF UNILAG OPENS PROBE FOR SEXUAL HARRASSMENT.

The management of the University of Lagos has announced the opening of probe into the alleged sexual harassment scandal against one of its lecturers, Olusegun Awonusi. This probe is coming ten days after reports showed nude pictures of Professor Awonusi who initially unnamed former female student in the Department of...

DELTA

DELTA STATE UNIVERSITY EXPEL STUDENTS FOR FORGERY.

Authorities of Delta State University, Delsu, on Thursday expelled twenty-four students and suspended twenty-six others for misconduct and alleged forgery. The Vice-Chancellor of Delta State University, Delsu, Prof.Victor Peretemode, who confirmed this on Thursday, said,in continuation of the campaign to restore discipline to academics, the students were ”axed” for misconduct...

INDECENT

IMSU FIGHT AGAINST INDECENT DRESSING.

The fight against indecent dressing by the management of Imo State University [IMSU] has taken its full course on campus with the warning that improperly dressed students will henceforth not be allowed into the campus. According to Elijah, all personnel of the school security at the main gate; extension and...

PAMO

PAMO UNIVERSITY COMMENCES ACTIVITIES.

Nigeria first and privately-owned university of medical science, Pamo University of Medical Sciences formally kicked off with 123 students in the Matriculation. This came as Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike said the state has fulfilled its promise of sponsoring 500 students in the next five years, adding that the first...

radio

VC BEGS PRESIDENT TO APPROVE THE RADIO LICENSE.

The Vice Chancellor of Kwara State University, Malete, in Moro Local Government Area, Professor Abdulrasheed Na’alla, has begged President Muhammadu Buhari to approve radio and television licenses for the institution. According to him, application for the licenses has been on President’s table for over a year. He made the appeal in...

FARMING

UNIVERSITIES STARTS COMMERCIAL FARMING..

To fulfill one of the core mandates of its establishment, the Federal University of Technology, Akure , has commenced commercial farming. Flagging off the venture, the chairman of the governing council of the university; Joseph Waku, described the move as a right step in the right direction. He expressed happiness...

inaugurated

SENATOR OBI, INAUGURATED INTO IGBINEDION UNIVERSITY.

With a charge to improve on the gains of previous councils, the Chancellor of Igbinedion University, Okada, Edo state, Chief Gabriel Igbinedion yesterday inaugurated the fifth Governing Council of the university. The Edo State Governor Lucky Igbinedion, tasked Prof. Sheikh Ahmed Abdullah to further enhance the development of the nation’s...

Gombe

NEW VC IS BEEN APPOINTED IN GOMBE UNIVERISTY

The Governor of Gombe state Ibrahim Dankwambo has appointed Prof Abdullahi Mahdi as the pioneer Vice Chancellor of the newly created Gombe State University of Science and technology, Kumo. The appointment was; contained in a single- paragraph statement issued friday by the state commissioner for higher Education, DrIsa Muhammad Wade....

ABDUCTED

FEMALE STUDENTS ABDUCTED IN OBONG UNIVERSITY.

Witnesses said some hoodlums stormed the female hostel of the university in the early hours of Friday and abducted the students. The Akwa Ibom Police command has begun a manhunt for the abductors of three female students of Obong University, Obong Ntak, Etim Ekpo Local Government Area of the State....