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Osun gets 46% performance improvement in WAEC after 13 yrs

Osun gets 46% performance improvement in WAEC after 13 yrs

The Government of Osun state, Friday, said that the 46.30 percent performance of its students in the 2016 West Africa Examination Council Examinations after 13 years confirms its huge investment in the education sector. The government said for a state that once fell to a woeful 6 percent performance prior the Rauf Aregbesola administration to move up to 46.3 percent aptly illustrates ...

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NUC Stops Degree Diploma In Universities

NUC Stops Degree Diploma In Universities

The National Universities Commission (NUC) have decided to stop all degree diplomas in universities urging them to focus on producing excellent graduates. NUC Executive Secretary, Abubakar Adamu, made this statement while addressing newsmen. Adamu said that: “The Federal Government has decided to scrap the degree diploma programmes in all Nigerian universities. “The Federal Government, as far back as November 2001, had issued ...

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LAUTECH Admission Lists, School Fees Schedule, and Acceptance Fees 2016/2017 Is Out

LAUTECH Admission Lists, School Fees Schedule, and Acceptance Fees 2016/2017 Is OutLAUTECH Admission Lists, School Fees Schedule, and Acceptance Fees 2016/2017 Is Out

LAUTECH Admission List Is Out 2016/2017 The admission list for the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, LAUTECH has been released for the 2016/2017 academic session. Candidates who applied for admission for the 2016/2017 academic session are to check their names in the admission list below, as names of successful candidates are there. Candidates should visit the school website at lautech.edu.ng or follow this link. ...

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UI Admission Cut-Off Mark [Departmental] – 2016/2017

UI Admission Cut-Off Mark [Departmental] – 2016/2017

Candidates who applied for admission for the 2016/2017 academic session are hereby informed of the cut-off mark for each department available in the university, just as the admission screening results has equally been released. FACULTY / PROGRAMME ARTS Anthropology – (MERIT – 50.00, ELDS – NIL) Arabic Language and Literature – (MERIT- 50.00, ELDS – NIL) Archeaology – (MERIT – 50.00, ...

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125 Students Rusticated and Expelled From UNILAG

125 Students Rusticated and Expelled From UNILAG

The University of Lagos, UNILAG has released the list of 125 students that are either rusticated or expelled from the university as a result of misconducts. The university which is known for zero tolerance to misconducts and as a result, these students were either rusticated or expelled over academic misconducts, social misconducts or forging of results. The list which was ...

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Gain Admission & Study in German Universities for Free | Consult SJJ Educations for Guidance

Gain Admission & Study in German Universities for Free | Consult SJJ Educations for Guidance

Nigerians are rushing to get into German universities for FREE before the German National Election in 2017. German Government had made it easier for immigrants to enjoy the benefits of the wealth in Europe. For now, universities in Germany are still free even for International Students. SJJ Education, a consultancy service that specializes in getting students into German universities confirmed ...

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51 Corps Members to Repeat/Extend Service in Four States

51 Corps Members to Repeat/Extend Service in Four States

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has extended the service year of 51 corps members under Batch B stream 1 for violating different rules. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that the cases of indiscipline were recorded in Nasarawa, Sokoto, Niger, and Enugu State. 11 corpers were affected in Nasarawa State, 11 in Sokoto State, 24 in Niger State ...

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UNILORIN tops students’ choice

UNILORIN tops students’ choice

The University of Ilorin in Kwara State has emerged the 2016 most preferred institution by candidates going by current analysis. It emerged as the foremost citadel of learning as analysed among 16 others by the Economic Confidential. According to the records released by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) by Economic Confidential, University of Ilorin has the highest student applicants ...

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61-year-old Grandmother Speaks on Why She Went Back to High School

61-year-old Grandmother Speaks on Why She Went Back to High School

A 61-year-old grandmother, Helen Odeba, who caused stir online for going back to High School, in an interview with PUNCH’s Gbenga Adeniji, has said that she made the decision even after 9 children and 7 grandchildren, because she wanted to “learn new things”. Odeba said she also wanted to use her education for her business as she plans to open a ...

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Enter for the HIPA Photography Competition, Dubai. USD120,000

Enter for the HIPA Photography Competition, Dubai. USD120,000

The Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award (HIPA) has recently opened for entries from all over the world for the 2016-2017 cycle, themed “The Challenge“. The Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award (HIPA) is an independent award established in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, in order to encourage and spread the culture ...

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Breaking: Protest ongoing in University of Lagos UNILAG | Pictures included

Breaking: Protest ongoing in University of Lagos UNILAG

Few days before the commencement of the second semester 2015/2016 academic session of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), another protest is ongoing within the school premises. world365trend gathered that the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) are in the school premises, going against the rustication of former members of UNILAG SUG. Watch the rusticated former members here It could be recalled ...

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The best graduating students across Nigeria Universities honoured

The best graduating students across Nigeria Universities honoured

The five best graduating students across Nigeria Universities were appreciated and honoured with an ultimate award as the best graduating students in their various universities. The Annual Reward Nigeria Award, hosted by Culbeat New concepts Limited, was held at Four Point Sheraton Hotel, Lagos, was in honour of five students who emerges as the best graduating students in their respective ...

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Updates: OOU Call-Off Strike, Acceptance Fees 2016/2017, and Hostel Accommodation For Freshers And Finalists

Updates: OOU Call-Off Strike, Acceptance Fees 2016/2017, and Hostel Accommodation For Freshers And Finalists

The Olabisi Onabanjo University,OOU has called off its strike, the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), OOU chapter had earlier decided to go on an indefinite strike due to the failed promises of the State Government, but have now called it off and the university is set to resume immediately. The University has decided to recall its students back to school after ...

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UNILAG DLI Matriculation Ceremony 2015/2016

UNILAG DLI Matriculation Ceremony 2015/2016

The management of the University of Lagos, UNILAG DLI (Distance Learning Institute)  wish to inform all students, staff and  members of its matriculation ceremony. Parents and Guardians of their wards are expected to be present at the matriculation ceremony. The ceremony has been scheduled to hold on the Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 11:00a.m in the University of Lagos, Main Auditorium. Matriculating students ...

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UNIPORT Releases Deadline For Payments, Registration 2015/2016

UNIPORT Releases Deadline For Payments, Registration 2015/2016

UNIPORT has announced its deadlines for certain payment and registrations for the 2015/2016 academic session. The University had earlier set a deadline for school payments but were gracious enough to extend it. Payment of School Charges – Tuesday, 27th September, 2016 Payment of Surcharge of N5,000.00 (five thousand naira only) per student – Tuesday, 27th September, 2016 Completion of Undertaking of Good ...

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YABATECH HND admission form and available courses

YABATECH HND admission form and available courses

Yaba College of Technology, YABATECH HND Admission Form is out for the 2016/2017 academic session. Interested candidates and the general public are hereby informed, as admission for the 2016/2017 academic session is open and only candidates who are of good character and possess a burning desire for high quality knowledge and practical skill-based education with entrepreneurial disposition, are encouraged to apply. ...

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UNN Set Resumption Date, Acceptance Fees, and Admission List Is Out

UNN Set Resumption Date, Acceptance Fees, and Admission List Is Out

UNN Set Resumption Date 2016/2017 The University of Nigeria Nsukka, UNN has set its resumption date for the 2016/2017 academic session. Newly admitted students and returning students should take note as the activities of the first semester would begin. The management have agreed on the resumption date scheduled for the first semester of the 2016/2017 academic session. The resumption date ...

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NECO Result: Ekiti State Came First Nationwide Because we Stopped Payment of Registration Fees for Students – Commissioner

NECO Result: Ekiti State Came First Nationwide Because we Stopped Payment of Registration Fees for Students – Commissioner

Ekiti State Government has declared that its emergence the state with the best performance in theNational Examination Council (NECO) result released on Saturday was earned. Addressing a news conference in Ado-Ekiti on Saturday shortly after the release of the result by NECO, the Commissioner for Education, Jide Egunjobi, said that the feat resulted from some radical measures taken by the government. ...

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ASUU strike looms, set for Oct. 2

ASUU strike looms, set for Oct. 2

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) said on Monday that it would commence a warning strike on Oct. 2. A statement signed by Mr Ben Ugheoke, the Chairman, University of Abuja chapter of ASUU, stated that the Federal Government had failed to embark on meaningful dialogue with the union. “We have tried to dialogue with the Federal Government but ...

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300-Level UNILORIN Student Withdraws from University Because He Got His WASSCE Grades Through Malpractice

300-Level UNILORIN Student Withdraws from University Because He Got His WASSCE Grades Through Malpractice

The management of the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) has reacted to a letter by one of its student (now a former student) who voluntarily withdrew from the university. Jephthah Abolarin, who was a 300-Level Sociology student, had written to the university confessing to cheating during his West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), hence, continuing his education with his WASSCE result ...

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