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Fada resumes as NYSC DG

Fada resumes as NYSC DG

Brigadier General Mohammed Fada has resumed as the new Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps. He officially took over from his predecessor, Major General Shuaibu Ibrahim, on Wednesday at the scheme’s headquarters in Abuja.

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JAMB: 2022 UTME, DE registration commences February 12

JAMB: 2022 UTME, DE registration commences February 12

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Monday announced that registration for the 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination and the Direct Entry examination will begin on February 12. The board made this known in…

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Expelled UNILAG student reinstated a day after visiting ‘Mummy G.O’

Expelled UNILAG student reinstated a day after visiting ‘Mummy G.O’

The management of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) has restored the academic status of Femi Adeyeye 24 hours after his visit to controversial social media preacher, Funmilayo Adebayo, popularly known as Mummy GO (General Overseer) .…

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Lagos schools to resume on Tuesday, says official

Lagos schools to resume on Tuesday, says official

Lagos State Government has directed all public and private schools below the tertiary level to resume for the second term 2021/2022 academic session on Tuesday. Making the disclorsure on Friday was the Director-General of the…

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Sanwo-Olu to sign new universities’ laws in January – official

Sanwo-Olu to sign new universities’ laws in January – official

Beginning from January, 2022, the trio of Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education ((AOCOED), Ijanikin, Lagos; Michael Otedola College of Primary Education (MOCPED), Noforija, Epe, Lagos, and Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH), Ikorodu, will formally assume their new status as universities.…

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ASUU shelves decision on strike, accuses FG of blackmail

ASUU shelves decision on strike, accuses FG of blackmail

The leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) said it has postponed a decision on whether to embark on its planned strike as it has resolved to review the situation at a later…

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Uzodinma seizes control of Mbakwe University from Okorocha

Uzodinma seizes control of Mbakwe University from Okorocha

Former Governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha has lost the tussle for ownership of Kingsley Ozumba Mbadiwe University, Ogboko, to Imo state government. The matter was laid to rest yesterday December 9, as the operating…

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#EndSARS: LASU students declare support for Sanwoolu’s peace walk

#EndSARS: LASU students declare support for Sanwoolu’s peace walk

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu received some boost for his peace walk initiatives on Thursday from students of Lagos State University (LASU). The support came on Thursday morning when he commissioned the newly-built students…

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FG moves to increase basic education funding to three per cent

FG moves to increase basic education funding to three per cent

The Federal Government has stated that it plans to increase funding for the basic education sector from 2% to 3% from its Consolidated Revenue Fund. This was disclosed in a statement on Sunday by Mr…

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No COVID-19 vaccination, no service, says NYSC

No COVID-19 vaccination, no service, says NYSC

National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has said that the 2021 Batch ‘C’ Stream II service year will begin on Wednesday, November  24 with corps members required to be vaccinated against Covid-19. Director, Press and Public…