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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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Updated NYSC mobilization timetable

Updated NYSC mobilization timetable

The National Youth Service Corps,NYSC online registration date has been set for the 2016 batch B prospective corp members both locally and foreign trained graduates. The registration date has been scheduled to commence in the month of October. Display of list of all approved programmes for institutions on NYSC portal for cross checking and feedback – 14th – 21st September 2016 Collation ...

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VIDEO: UNILAG Student Union Leaders Protest Against their Rustication by School’s Management

VIDEO: UNILAG Student Union Leaders Protest Against their Rustication by School’s Management

Adeyeye Olorunfemi, a University of Lagos (UNILAG) student who was rusticated on allegation of making defamatory post about the University’s Vice Chancellor, Professor Rahman Bello on Facebook, has come out to protest against the decision by the panel that rusticated him. Olorunfemi had said in the post: “Vice Chancellor sir! You remain a first class Chemical engineering graduate from Obafemi Awolowo ...

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UNIBEN to Resume New Academic Session without 100 Level Students as It Awaits Admission List from JAMB

UNIBEN to Resume New Academic Session without 100 Level Students as It Awaits Admission List from JAMB

Following the delay in the sending of admission list from the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) the management of the University of Benin (UNIBEN) has released details for resumption of the 2016/2017 session. The University released a statement, calling on old (returning) students to resume on September 22 2016 for the new academic year. Conspicuously missing was the resumption ...

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See photos of 14,000 capacity mini stadium built by Delta Poly, Ozoro

See photos of 14,000 capacity mini stadium built by Delta Poly, Ozoro

The Rector, Delta State Polytechnic, Ozoro, Dr. Jacob Oboreh, has disclosed the completion of the school’s  14, 000 capacity mini stadium to be commissioned September this year. The sports complex has 149 toilets, 89 urinal systems and other facilities awaiting commissioning. See photos below:                                 ...

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2-storey building collapses in Kano Varsity leaves 20 dead

2-storey building collapses in Kano Varsity leaves 20 dead

Two-storey building collapses yesterday at the Kano University of Technology, Wudil, which claimed no fewer than 20 lives. However, in a swift reaction, the institution’s Vice Chancellor, Professor Shehu Musa, claimed no casualty, saying only five people were injured. It was gathered that the collapsed building was one of the sponsored intervention project by the Tertiary Education Trust Fund, and ...

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Photos: Funaab students protesting against lack of security | One student allegedly killed by Police

Photos: Funaab students protesting against lack of security | One student allegedly killed by Police

Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), students have taken to streets to protest against lack of security in the areas surrounding the school. The students are complaining about incessant robbery and rape by hoodlums in the school. From an unverified reports, it was gathered that a student was shot by the police. This protest is coming less than 24 hours ...

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ASUU kicks against Oloyede’s appointment as Registrar of JAMB

ASUU kicks against Oloyede’s appointment as Registrar of JAMB

The Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU), shows their displeasure against the appointment of former Vice Chancellor of University of Ilorin, Professor Ishaq Oloyede as the new JAMB Registrar. It added that his era as Vice Chancellor was characterized with anti-democratic and anti-union antecedents and thereby call for his probe. President of ASUU, Professor Biodun Ogunyemi made this statement while ...

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DELSU recommends dismissal of 5 lecturers for sexual assault, abuse of office

DELSU recommends dismissal of 5 lecturers for sexual assault, abuse of office

Five lecturers of the Delta State University, DELSU, Abraka, have been recommended for sack by the institution disciplinary committee, after investigations revealed that the 5 lecturers are guilty of various offences, including sexual harassment of female students and financial extortion for marks. The recommendation by the committee came 13 months after the school dismissed three lecturers for allege professional misconducts, which ...

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OOU to embark on indefinite strike

OOU To Embark On Indefinite Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), of Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU), chapter are set to embark on indefinite strike after the state government failed to fulful its promises. Lecturers thereby informed students to remain in their house instead of coming to campus. What prompted the strike was because the state government failed to honour the 70:30 ratio contributions by government ...

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NNPC/Shell SNEPCo Undergraduate Scholarship for Nigerian Students 2016/2017

NNPC/Shell SNEPCo Undergraduate Scholarship for Nigerian Students 2016/2017

The Shell Nigeria Exploration Production Company (SNEPCo) in collaboration with NNPC, announces its National Merit University Scholarship for Undergraduate Nigeria Students for the 2016/2017 academic session. The scholarship is provided to promote academic excellence and improve the skills of young Nigerians. It provides yearly grant to successful applicants from their second year to the completion of their degree programme. The ...

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