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UNIJOS suspends lecturer allegedly caught cheating during a Master’s degree exams

UNIJOS suspends lecturer allegedly caught cheating during a Master's degree exams

The University of Jos has suspended an associate professor of law, who was allegedly caught cheating during an examination on May 4, Premium Times reports Benedicta Dauda, a former head of the Department of Jurisprudence and International Law of the Faculty of Law was allegedly caught copying from a prepared answer during an examination for a Master’s degree in Research ...

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NYSC addresses the loss of 3 Corps members during the on-going 2016 Batch ‘B’ orientation course

NYSC addresses the loss of 3 Corps members during the on-going 2016 Batch 'B' orientation course

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has released a statement addressing the loss of three corp members in different camps across Nigeria, recently. The Management has promised to set up a committee to investigate the immediate and remote causes responsible for the loss. The statement reads: “The National Youth Service Corps regrets the loss of three Corps members, Elechi Chinyerum ...

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Press Statement from Chrisland Schools regarding sexual molestation accusation

Press Statement from Chrisland Schools regarding sexual molestation accusation

A school supervisor at Chrisland International School in Victoria Garden City (VGC) Lagos,  Adegboyega Adenekan, 46, was arrested by the police for allegedly defiling a 2 year old toddler under the guise of teaching her sex education. Commissioner of Police Fatai Owoseni, who paraded Adenekan at the command’s Ikeja headquarters, Wednesday, said Adenekan was arrested following a complaint made at the Ikeja Police Division by the ...

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UNN Direct Entry Admission List 2016/2017 Merit and Supplementary

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University of Nigeria Nsukka, UNN direct entry admission lists [Merit and Supplementary] for 2016/2017 academic session are out. These released admission list are for candidates who have been offered admission into the university through Direct Entry. Download the 2016/2017 UNN DE Admission list in PDF format below. UNN Direct Entry Merit Admission List 2016-2017 UNN Direct Entry Supplementary Admission List 2016-2017

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UNILAG Direct Entry Merit and Supplementary Admission List 2016/2017

UNILAG Direct Entry Merit and Supplementary Admission List 2016/2017

University of Lagos, UNILAG Direct Entry admission list for 2016/2017, both merit and supplementary academic session is out. The released list is the UNILAG merit Direct Entry Admission list of candidates who applied for admission via 2016 JAMB DE. Candidates who applied can now go online to check their admission status. Candidates who want to access the University of Lagos DE admission ...

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Photos: Vice Chancellor of FUTA, reportedly arrested for hitting staff member with his car

Photos: Vice Chancellor of FUTA, reportedly arrested for hitting staff member with his car

The police in Ondo state have reportedly arrested the Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Technology Akure, FUTA, Prof. Adebiyi Daramola, for hitting a member of the Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU) of the school, Abiodun Ademola Atunbi, with his car at the main campus of the school at Oba’nla in Akure this morning. Members of staff were said to ...

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Kwara Govt. shuts down 132 Illegal Private Schools

Kwara Govt. shuts down 132 Illegal Private Schools

The Kwara Government said on Thursday that it had closed 132 illegal private schools operating in the state. Hajia Zainab Bello, the Director of Quality Assurance in the Ministry of Education and Human Capital Development, said apart from being illegal, the schools were operating in unhygienic environment. Bello, who spoke on behalf of Alhaji Musa Yeketi, State Commissioner for Education ...

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EFCC Arrests FUNAAB VC over alleged Fraud

EFCC Arrests FUNAAB VC over alleged Fraud

The Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta, FUNAAB, Prof Olusola Oyewole, has been arrested by EFCC operatives for alleged misappropriation of funds of the institution. A source at the commission told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Abuja that Oyewole was arrested for alleged financial fraud. The statement says: the Vice Chancellor, Pro-Chancellor of ...

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Photos: Fire outbreak at Yabatech female hostel

Photos: Fire outbreak at Yabatech female hostel

Yaba College of Technology, Lagos, female hostel was gutted by fire at about 5am this morning. According to several eyewitnesses, the fire in Bakasi Hostel wasn’t serious at first, but because Fire Service didn’t come on time, the fire then spread. The cause of the fire is unknown. Thankfully no life was lost but a few people were injured, while ...

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Study/Work Programs in Canada for Nigerian and Other International Students

Study/Work Programs in Canada for Nigerian and Other International Students

These programs are for all those interested in learning how to succeed in the Information Technology (IT) field. This is a private career college (College for Higher Studies, Toronto, Canada) focusing on individual attention for each student. This opportunity is opened to all Nigerian, Ghanaian, Kenyan, Tanzanian, South African, Zambian, Chinese, Indonesian, Indian and other international students. Institution: College for ...

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SSANU shuts down FUNNAB over sack of 23 lecturers

SSANU shuts down FUNNAB over sack of 23 lecturers

Members of the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, SSANU, Western zone, this morning shut down activities at the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta over the sack of 23 of its members in the school. The Governing Council of the school had on Thursday last week, sacked 18 members of staff of the institution. The affected staff included three members ...

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ASUU declares one week warning strike starting on Wednesday November 16th

ASUU declares one week warning strike starting on Wednesday November 16th

The Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) has issued a statement saying it would embark on a one week warning strike starting from Wednesday November 16th to Tuesday November 22nd. According to the statement signed by ASUU National President, Biodun Ogunyemi, the strike action is as a result of the Federal government’s failure to implement the 2009 Agreement and 2013 ...

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Photo: Huge snake killed at Benue State University Medical school hostel, Makurdi

Photo: Huge snake killed at Benue State University Medical school hostel, Makurdi

Students of Benue State University Medical School killed the snake at their hostel on Friday night, November 11th.

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Girl child education receives boost with Etisalat Career Day in Dala, Kano State

Girl child education receives boost with Etisalat Career Day in Dala, Kano State

Statistics reveal that an increasing number of female children in Northern Nigeria don’t have access to education, and for those that are privileged to make it as far as secondary school, don’t go further to universities. Based on this, Nigeria’s youth centric telecommunications company Etisalat is placing special emphasis on girl child education through specialized outreaches such as its Career ...

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See the state of some primary schools in Borno

See the state of some primary schools in Borno

Twitter user, @Ibrahimu14 shared the photos showing the deplorable state of Yawi primary school and Bwalamel Annex primary school in Biu Local Government of Borno state. See photos below:

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Graphic photos: Jealous student slits girlfriend’s throat at Adamawa state polytechnic

Graphic photos: Jealous student slits girlfriend's throat at Adamawa state polytechnic

A student of the department of leisure and tourism of the Adamawa state polytechnic, Yola has been accused of slitting his girlfriend’s throat out of jealousy. The girlfriend, Ishaya, a diploma 2 student of same department, is presently at the specialist hospital Yola. According to Facebook user, Mustapha Atiku Ribadu who shared the story, the boyfriend simply identified as “presido” ...

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LASPOTECH : Unions threaten to pass “no confidence vote” on management

LASPOTECH : Unions threaten to pass “no confidence vote” on management

The Non-academic Staff Union (NASU), Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH), Ikorodu Chapter, on Wednesday threatened to pass a  “no confidence vote’’ on the institution’s Rector, Mr Samuel Sogunro. ‎ Akinlawon Fasasi, Chairman of NASU at the institution, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the decision was due to some acts of insincerity by the management of the ...

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Convenant University school fees has God’s approval, anyone who criticises me will incur the wrath of God – David Oyedepo

Convenant University school fees has God’s approval, anyone who criticises me will incur the wrath of God - David Oyedepo

The Bishop of the Living Faith Church worldwide, has appealed to those criticising the school fees charged by Convenant University to desist to avoid incurring the wrath of God, and added that the critics were acting in ignorance and should stop. David Oyedepo in a telecast to a pre-Shiloh 2016 Convention gathering of his church urged those criticizing the school ...

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MAPOLY 1st Semester Academic Calendar 2016/2017

MAPOLY 1st Semester Academic Calendar 2016/2017

Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY), 1st semester academic calendar has been released for the 2016/2017 academic session, as the resumption date for all students both the newly admitted students and the returning students is November 28, 2016, lectures Begins December 12, 2016. Matriculation ceremony   Wednesday January 25, 2017 Students on SIWES are to resume  January 16, 2017 Deadline for Payment of school ...

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LASU Admission list 2016/2017 Is Out

LASU Admission list 2016/2017 Is Out

The Lagos State University, LASU has released its admission point grading system for the 2016/2017 academic session. O\LEVEL SSCE (WAEC/NECO/NABTEB) GRADING POINTS GRADE POINT A1 10 A2 (B2) 9 B3A3 (B3) 8 C4 7 C5 6 C6 5 TOTAL OBTAINABLE 50 % The Lagos State University, LASU has released its admission list for the 2016/2017 academic session. Candidates who applied for ...

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