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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…

Education
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…

Education
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…

Education
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…

Education
Lagos to feed schoolchildren with N11b

Lagos to feed schoolchildren with N11b

The Lagos State Government on Monday said N11bn had been budgeted for its Snacks for Thought programme. It explained that the Snacks for Thought programme was created to complement the home grown school feeding programme…

Education
Reps move to scrap NYSC as bill gets second reading

Reps move to scrap NYSC as bill gets second reading

Members of the Federal House of Representatives are considering outright scrapping of the National Youth Service Corps scheme as the bill for the repeal of the of the NYSC Act is set for second reading…

Crime
Fraudsters hack our websites, steal over N10m, says JAMB registrar

Fraudsters hack our websites, steal over N10m, says JAMB registrar

The Registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, (JAMB), Professor Ishaq Oloyede has alleged that some yet-to-be-identified hackers have broken into its websites to steal over N10million. He stated that the funds were monies…

Education
FUT Owerri appoints, Oti as Vice Chancellor

FUT Owerri appoints, Oti as Vice Chancellor

The Governing Council of the Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO) has appointed Prof Nnenna Oti as the new vice chancellor of the school. Until her appointment, Oti was the deputy vice chancellor, Academic and she is…

Education
FG meets ASUP over strike in polytechnics

FG meets ASUP over strike in polytechnics

The Federal Government has invited the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, for meetings on Wednesday and Thursday this week to find a solution to the ongoing strike by the union. According…

Education
Poly lecturers begin indefinite strike over alleged poor funding

Poly lecturers begin indefinite strike over alleged poor funding

Members of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has commenced an indefinite strike in various polytechnics across the country over poor funding. According to the leadership of the union, the move followed failure of…