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Why we can’t go with national ASUU’

have been the most patronised university in Nigeria. Th is simply means even the public, before the NUC came up with its accreditation report, the public had already accredited us as the most stable, credible university because this is the ...

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A/Ibom gov tasks varsities on ICT

Stories by Martin Paul Abuja Akwa Ibom state governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, has challenged Nigeian universities to place more emphasis on Information Communication and Technology (ICT) to equip graduates with requisite skills. Speaking as visitor, at the 2nd and 3rd ...

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2017 UTME: Oloyede in a litmus test

At least 1.7 million prospective tertiary institution candidates will tomorrow begin to write for the 2017 UTME to qualify them for admission, MARTIN PAUL writes. Ten months into the saddle, there is no disputing the fact that the new Joint ...

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Mande appointed member UI governing council

By Martin Paul Abuja Th e federal government has appointed the dean, National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) Postgraduate School, Dr Samaila Mande member, Governing Council, University of Ibadan. Mande is a scholar in Business Administration with specialisation in Marketing ...

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FG suspends Abeokuta agric varsity VC

The federal government has suspended the embattled vice chancellor of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Olusola Oyewole, who is currently facing a criminal charge in court. The suspension order was conveyed in a letter dated May 8 and signed ...

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Queens College to re-open May 1

Two months after Queens College, Yaba, Lagos was shut, following outbreak of diarrhoea that claimed the lives of three students and rendered dozens hospitalized, normal academic activities for the 2ndterm are to begin 1st May, 2017 after resumption of the ...

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Zamfara produces overall SUBEB dean

By Sanusi Muhammad Gusau Zamfara State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) chairman Hon. Murtala Adamu Jangebe, has been elected chairman of all the 36 SUBEB in the country. Th is is contained in a statement signed by the Public Relations ...

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Ambode tasks UBEC on education standard

As the quarterly meeting of the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) hosted by Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has challenged the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) to play useful role in giving quality policy direction that would guide commissioners of ...

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Reps probe delisting of varsity programmes

House of Representatives has mandated its Committee on Tertiary Education to investigate the federal government’s directive to scale down non-agricultural programmes from the curriculum of Federal Universities of Agriculture. Th e decision is sequel to the adoption of a motion ...

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UNIAbuja SSANU appoints interim head

By Martin Paul Abuja The University of Abuja branch of the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), has appointed Mr. Hassan Shallangwa to head an interim management committee of the union. Th e committee is saddled with the responsibility ...

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Detained UNILAG students freed

Th e 14 students detained last week for protesting against the authorities of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), have been released. Th e students, who were remanded at the Kirikiri prison on the order of a court, arrived the mobile ...

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190 Jigawa teachers end ICT training today

At least 190 basic education teachers in Jigawa state will today end their five day training on Information and communication Technology (ICT). The Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) has begun the five-day training the teachers in Hadejia, Jigawa state on ...

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FCE Okene matriculates 202 students

By Oyibo Salihu Lokoja Federal College of Education, Okene has matriculated 202 students cutting across the eleven programme of the college. The breakdown showed that 102 students were admitted at the 100 level, while 200 students were those for the ...

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