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Zulum suspends poly management  over non-utilisation of school’s equipment

Zulum suspends poly management over non-utilisation of school’s equipment

Governor of Borno of State Professor Babagana Zulum has suspended the entire management of the state-owned Ramat Polytechnic in Maiduguri, for a period of six months. The suspension came after the governor, who was a…

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Indigenes in bloody protest over choice of poly rector in Eruwa

Indigenes in bloody protest over choice of poly rector in Eruwa

Residents of Eruwa, in Ibarapa East Local Government Area of Oyo State, have staged a protest to demand the removal of the newly appointed Rector of the Adeseun Ogundoyin Polytechnic, Eruwa, Dr Akinteye Adewuyi. The…

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Stampede AS IPOB members stop students from writing exams in Imo

Stampede AS IPOB members stop students from writing exams in Imo

There was stampede on Monday when gunmen believed to be members of the proscribed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) stormed Comprehensive Secondary School, Nkume in Njaba Local Government Area of Imo State. In the ensuing…

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Visitation panel uncovers massive fraud in UNILAG

Visitation panel uncovers massive fraud in UNILAG

A Visitation Panel instituted by President Muhammadu Buhari to the University of Lagos, UNILAG, has uncovered series of financial maleficence in the management of the premier institution. To curb further incidences of official abuses being…

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JAMB scraps uniform cut-off marks

JAMB scraps uniform cut-off marks

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has pegged the fee for post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (post-UTME) at N2,000. It also adopted the minimum cut-off marks for 2021/2022 admissions sent by heads of tertiary institutions…

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Ugandan university appoints Jonathan as chancellor

Ugandan university appoints Jonathan as chancellor

A school in Kampala, Cavendish University Uganda (CUU) has appointed the immediate past president, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan as it’s Chancellor. The news was broken by Dr. Jonathan himself in his verified Facebook page on Thursday.…

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JAMB to release 2021 UTME results June 23—Oloyede

JAMB to release 2021 UTME results June 23—Oloyede

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board  (JAMB) says the result of the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) will be released on June 23. The JAMB Registrar, Professor Is-haq Oloyede, disclosed this on Wednesday during…

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NECO appoints Ogborodi as acting Registrar

NECO appoints Ogborodi as acting Registrar

The Governing Board of the National Examinations Council (NECO) has approved the appointment of Mr Ebikibina John Ogborodi as new acting Registrar. The appointment of Ogborodi as Acting Registrar/Chief Executive of the Council was contained…

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UNILAG Governing Council approves dismissal of two randy lecturers

UNILAG Governing Council approves dismissal of two randy lecturers

The Governing Council of the University of Lagos has approved the dismissal of two lecturers for gross misconduct. The affected lecturers are Dr. Boniface Igbeneghu of the Department of European Languages and Integration Studies, Faculty…

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NECO Registrar was not assassinated, says family

NECO Registrar was not assassinated, says family

The Registrar and Chief Executive Officer National Examinations Council, (NECO) Professor Godswill Obioma was not assassinated but died after a brief illness, his family has stated. The Nation gathered from a close family friend that…