Category: Education

ASUU Declares Indefinite Strike Over IPPIS Implementation 

The simmering wrangle between the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the federal government climaxed yesterday, as the leadership of the union declared an...

Nigerian Emerges First Black President at University of Plymouth, UK

By Emmanuel Edom A 24-year-old Nigerian, Chukwudi Kosi Ezenyi, has emerged the first black student president of the University of Plymouth in the United Kingdom. Ezenyi...

Borno Gov Approves Scholarship Payment

Governor Babagana Umara Zulum of Borno State has approved the sum of N578,682,000 for the payment of scholarship to citizens pursuing PhD, Masters Degree and...

ATBU ASUU Joins Two Weeks Warning Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi has joined in the warning strike called by union across Nigerian public...

Borno Varsity Holds Inaugural Matriculation

Borno State University on Thursday had its inaugural matriculation, signalling the commencement of academic life of the ivory tower. The institution, which was...

Some People Are Out to Tarnish My Image, Says Onwuliri

The Imo State Commissioner for Education, Professor Viola Adaku Onwuliri has alerted that some disgruntled elements in the state have hatched plans to tarnish her image...

NYSC to HURIWA: Why We Won’t Recalled Dismissed Christian Corpers

Explains reason Moslem corpers wear hijab The management of the National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) has told the prominent civil rights advocacy group- Human Rights...

Sanwo-Olu’s LASU BOT Hostel Project Described As Insensitive, Exploitative

The quiet signing of a Build Operate and Transfer (BOT) agreement between the Lagos State Government and a few private developers has come under serious scrutiny by the...

STEM: UNESCO, IAGIFTED Empowering Brilliant Female Students 

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) in collaboration with IAGIFTED, has agreed to empower brilliant female students who are drawn...

Get Out of Here!! EKSU Boot Out Randy Lecturer, 2 Others

BY AYODELE ABERE in Ado Ekiti• A lecturer, Mr. Olaleye Aduwo who cannot keep his zip up his trouser, has been kick-out of the Ekiti State University for sexually...