Education

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has fixed June 5 for the commencement of the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination. JAMB in a statement, on Wednesday, by its Head, Public Affairs and Protocols, Dr Fabian Benjamin, said 2021 UTME examination will end Saturday, June 19, 2021. The examination body also said it has started the […]

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) says it would engage the Federal Government and Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) with a view to prevailing on them to end the nine-month-old strike embarked on by the university lecturers. The New President of NANS, SUNDAY ASEFON stated this in Abuja during his recent maiden press […]

Professor Florence Obi has been sworn in as the 11th Vice Chancellor of the University of Calabar and the first female to head the institution in 45 years. Obi was sworn in on Tuesday in Calabar by the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of UNICAL Governing Council, Nkechi Nwaogu. Obi, a Professor of Special Needs Education in […]

A former Pro-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Dr. Wale Babalakin (SAN), has faulted the claim by the Federal Government that the Governing Council chaired by him was dissolved following the crisis in the institution which led to the sacking and reinstatement of the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe. While advising the government to update its […]

The chairman of the Special Visitation Panel set up to probe the leadership crisis at the University of Lagos, Prof. Tukur Sa’ad, has faulted the reinstatement of Prof Toyin Ogundipe as the Vice Chancellor because he was scpetical about the integrity of the report. Sa’ad said he agreed to sign the report to avoid another […]

The National Examinations Council has postponed the ongoing nationwide Senior Secondary Certificate Examinations indefinitely due to the current security challenges, occasion by the #EndSARS protests. This was contained a statement signed by the Head of Information and Public Relations Division NECO, Azeez Sani, and made available to newsmen in Minna on Sunday. Sani said the […]

Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, has said that 181 students and members of staff of a private boarding school located in the Lekki area of Lagos State have tested positive for COVID-19. In a statement from the Ministry of Health, Abayomi said the positive cases were detected during surveillance and case investigation […]

The ongoing dialogue between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities will continue on Wednesday to enable the leadership to consult their organs on the conclusions reached at Thursday’s meeting. The parley was convened to resolve the lingering issues that led to the strike by the university lecturers. The government has made […]

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has approved a special salary scale and new retirement age for teachers. The President increased the number of service years for the teachers from 35 to 40. The gesture was announced in Abuja on Monday by the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, in commemoration of the 2020 […]

The Lagos State University has announced that its students would resume in batches. The Vice-Chancellor of the University, Prof. Olanrewaju Fagbohun, SAN, made this known today. Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, had on Saturday announced that tertiary institutions will be allowed to open from September 14th, 2020, while primary and secondary schools may be reopened […]


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