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UNIZIK’s Management Faculty Celebrates Silver Jubilee

Posted: February 14, 2018 at 1:02 pm   /   Campus

The vice-chancellor, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awaka, Joseph Ahaneku has described the institution as the “university of all times and a promising university of the 21st century”. Mr Ahaneku made the remark at the ceremony marking the silver jubilee of the school’s faculty of management sciences at the University Auditorium on Tuesday. According to him, the […]

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UNIBEN ASUU Condemns Management Over Rustication Of Students

Posted: February 8, 2018 at 4:24 pm   /   Campus

The University of Benin Chapter of Academic Staff Union of Universities has condemned the rustication of five student leaders by the management of the school. The union expressed their displeasure over the rustication of the students in a statement signed Julius Iyasele, the chairman, on Thursday. “The union wishes to state that protest is a […]

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Bayero University Resumes, But Many Students Are Not Happy

Posted: February 6, 2018 at 3:48 pm   /   Campus

Bayero University, Kano, reopened for a new semester on Monday, but many students have since not been having pleasant moments. This is due to the ongoing strike by the non-teaching staff unions of the university, who like their counterparts in other public universities in the country, have withheld their services since the beginning of December. […]

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Nigerian Students Lament Deplorable Conditions Due To Strike In Universities

Posted: January 19, 2018 at 10:26 pm   /   National, News

Students across Nigerian public universities have expressed displeasure over the ongoing strike by the non-teaching staff unions in their various schools. Aggrieved unions, comprising the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, SSANU; the Non Academic Staff Union, NASU; and the National Association of Academic Technologists, NAAT, have been on strike since the beginning of December. […]

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OAU student leaders impeached for misappropriation

Posted: January 15, 2018 at 8:35 am   /   Campus

Three officials of the Nigerian Association of Agricultural Students at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, could not account for a sum of N108,000 belonging to the association, the legislative arm held on Friday. Consequently, the officials, namely, Adesope Ibrahim, president; Emmanuel Ajayi, financial Secretary; and Oloruntunbi Philemon, Adesope Ibrahim, the Financial secretary; Ajayi Emmanuel and Oloruntunbi […]

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OAU Confirms Arrest of Murder Suspects

Posted: January 8, 2018 at 9:49 am   /   Campus

The management of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, has reopened New Buka, the place on campus where, Adewumi Omoboriowo, was murdered on Thursday, 30th of November 2017 following what the school described as “a fight that went out of hand”. The place was closed following the murder incident. However, the Chief Security Officer of the university, […]

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No Plan To Extend Deadline For 2018 UTME Registration – JAMB

Posted: December 28, 2017 at 10:46 pm   /   National, News

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said that there are no  plans of extending the deadline for registration of candidates for the 2018 United Tertiary Matriculations Examination (UTME). JAMB Registrar, Ishaq Oloyede said this while inspecting some designated Computer Based Test (CBT) centres in Kano on Tuesday. Mr. Oloyede also decried the low turn […]

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Osun Workers Reject Half Salary, Declare Indefinite Strike

Posted: December 23, 2017 at 10:10 pm   /   Local, National, News

Osun State civil servants have commenced an indefinite strike. The workers under the Joint Public Service announced the strike on Friday in a statement by the Chairman JPSNC; Bayo Adejumo; Chairman, Nigeria Labour Congress, Tunde Adekomi; and the Trade Union Congress Chairman, Bowale Adekola. Many workers in Osun State have been earning only a fraction […]

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Moses’ CAF Snub Raises Concern About Recognition Of Defenders

Posted: December 22, 2017 at 12:45 pm   /   Opinion, Sports

Chelsea star Victor Moses was left out as the Confederation of African Football announced the three finalists for this year’s African Player award. Nigeria then has to wait till another year to win the award, after Nwankwo Kano picked it in 1999. It’s not only a miss to be rued by Nigeria, but also players […]

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#Black Week: Ogun Poly Students Shut Down Abeokuta

Posted: December 18, 2017 at 2:05 pm   /   Campus, Local, News

Students of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic on Monday make real their vow to shut down Abeokuta, the capital of Ogun State, to protest the closure of their school and consequent implications for their futures. The protest – tagged “Black Week” – came as a response to the failure of the Ibikunle Amosun-led government to ensure resolution […]

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