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Ahmed Musa to sponsor 100 Nigerian students in University

Ahmed Musa to sponsor 100 Nigerian students in University

Super Eagles Captainm Ahmed Musa will sponsor 100 Nigerian students at Skyline University in Kano, Legit reports. The Super Eagles forward confirmed this after being named an ambassador at the school. Musa, 27, currently plays for Saudi Arabian team Al-Nassr. The former Leicester City striker spent many years in Kano while growing up and also played for Kano Pillars in ... Read More »

Auto Crashes Involving Kwara Institution Buses Claim Lives

By Joseph Adedeji, Ilorin A ghastly auto crash involving a 15-seater bus belonging to the Kwara State University (KWASU) has claimed the lives of a lecturer and a student. The sad incident which reportedly happened between Minna and Lambata in Niger State brought to two of such within two weeks. A similar 15-seater bus conveying prospective National Youth Service Corps ... Read More »

Queens College pleads for erring student, says uploaded videos, pictures may destroy her forever

Queens College pleads for erring student, says uploaded videos, pictures may destroy her forever

The management of Queens College, Lagos has pleaded on behalf of  the pupil who was prevented entry because she was wearing eyelashes. Her mother created a scene at the school because her daughter was barred, an action which was widely condemned on the social media. The school’s management appealed to those who have posted the videos and pictures of the ... Read More »

Adegbite to chair Mapoly alumni convention as ex-students  brainstorm on economic security

Adegbite to chair Mapoly alumni convention as ex-students brainstorm on economic security

Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Arch Olamilekan Adegbite preside over a national discussion on ways to engender sustainable national security by unlocking the nation’s vast economic resources. Adegbite is the chairman at the national convention of the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic Abeokuta Muslim Alumni (MAPAMA) holding in Ibadan, Oyo State. The two-day event is scheduled for Saturday November 23 and ... Read More »

Gov Zulum delivers 20 bungalows to UNIMAID

Gov Zulum delivers 20 bungalows to UNIMAID

*Announces 50 houses for junior staff   Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum on Thursday commissioned 20 units of semi-detached bungalows, designed with courtyards, expressly built by the state government as intervention that will increase access to staff housing at the University of Maiduguri. The Governor also commissioned ‎solar-powered water system and electricity installations to serve the houses.   Zulum, a ... Read More »

PTA to probe Queens College Parent-guard spat

PTA to probe Queens College Parent-guard spat

The Chairman of the Parent-Teacher Association of the Queen’s College, Abass Ahmed, has condemned the action of a parent to one of the pupils, who allegedly assaulted security guards for not allowing her daughter into the school. Ahmed, while condemning the action of the pupil’s mother, noted that there were laid down rules and regulations guiding pupils, adding that the ... Read More »

Queens College Management Reacts To Eyelashes Issue

Queens College Management Reacts To Eyelashes Issue

Owing to the public outcry that has characterized the incident between a Parent of Queens College, Lagos and some officers of the School over the student that came to school with eye lashes, the Parent Teachers Association of the school has reacted to the case. Below is the statement released…… QUEEN’S COLLEGE CARETAKER COMMITTEE’s POSITION. We condemn in totality the ... Read More »

Ganduje in France, Strengthenes Partnership With French Universities For Education Development

Ganduje in France, Strengthenes Partnership With French Universities For Education Development

…As Kano PhD student initiates new application to guide French people have easiest shopping at malls By Abba Anwar While at CY Universite Cergy-Pontoise in France, Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state was briefed by the Political Affairs Officer of the university Clara Doly-Tacconi, Joelle Gury of International Relations department, Joachim Amdreas Honecker Master Physics and was acquainted with ... Read More »

Court Jails Fake NYSC members

Court Jails Fake NYSC members

Fake National Youth Service Corps members arrested during the Batch B Orientation Exercise in Kubwa, Abuja have been prosecuted and jailed. Brig Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim, Director-General of NYSC, stated this in a release at the Kubwa Orientation Camp yesterday. He said that since then, the clampdown on fake graduates had brought sanity into the process. Last September, about 85 fake ... Read More »

Oyetola inaugurates 2,210 new food vendors for Home-grown School Feeding scheme

Oyetola inaugurates 2,210 new food vendors for Home-grown School Feeding scheme

… Charges them on hygienic living, improved performance Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola on Monday inaugurated 2,210 newly-recruited food vendors to boost the home-grown school feeding programme initiative. The governor also distributed cooking utensils, uniforms, feeding bowls among other materials to the new school food vendors to ease their services. The caterers were recruited under the Osun Elementary School Feeding ... Read More »

Oloyede is a man of integrity, says FUTA Vice Chancellor

Oloyede is a man of integrity, says FUTA Vice Chancellor

  Prof Oloyede* …AFIT Provost lauds JAMB Registrar for introduction of CAPS The Vice-Chancellor of the Federal University of Technology, Akure, (FUTA), Professor Joseph Adeola Fuwape has described the Registrar of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Professor Is-haq Oloyede as a man of integrity and transparency. Professor Fuwape stated this when the Ondo State Coordinator of JAMB, Mr. Babatunde ... Read More »

NIMASA  Donates Learning Materials to Schools in South-South, South-East

NIMASA Donates Learning Materials to Schools in South-South, South-East

  ·      Our CSR Aims to Stimulate Development – Dakuku In a gesture of goodwill intended to motivate quality education, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has donated educational materials to schools in the South-South and South-East geopolitical zones. The gesture is part of the Agency’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative. Schools in Imo, Rivers, Anambra, and Abia ... Read More »

Why I returned to school at age 76 –  80-year-old Law graduate

Why I returned to school at age 76 – 80-year-old Law graduate

…Says I had nursed the ambition since 1964 Shouts of ‘The Law! The Law!’ by old people rent the air at the Faculty of Law building, Lead City University, Ibadan, which turned out a new set of graduates last week. They were hailing their friend and neighbour, Lt. Col. Olayiwola Adegunju (rtd), who just graduated in Law from the private ... Read More »

JAMB to begin verification of centres for 2020 CBT UTME

JAMB to begin verification of centres for 2020 CBT UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it is set to commence the verification of centres that may be considered for use ahead of preparations for its 2020 all computer-based Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The Head, Media and Information of the board, Dr Fabian Benjamin, made the disclosure on Friday in Lagos. According to him, preparations are already ... Read More »

NECO dismisses 70 staff for certificate forgery

NECO dismisses 70 staff for certificate forgery

No fewer than 70 staff of the National Examinations Council (NECO) have been dismissed for certificate forgery. The approval for the dismissal of the affected staff was approved at NECO’s 17th extra-ordinary meeting of the Governing Board after vetting a report by a verification Committee set up by the management. The dismissal was contained in a statement signed by the ... Read More »

: WAEC releases Nov/Dec examination results, withholds 9,457

: WAEC releases Nov/Dec examination results, withholds 9,457

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has released results of candidates that sat for the 2019 West African Senior School Certificate Examination in Nigeria and withheld the results of 9,457 candidates. The Head of National Office, WAEC Nigeria, Mr Olu Adenipekun, announced the release of the results on Friday at a media conference in Lagos. According to him, a total ... Read More »

Mapoly graduates hold convention

Mapoly graduates hold convention

Ibadan, Oyo State will next weekend play host to the largest gathering of Muslim graduates of the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (Mapoly) Abeokuta as the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic Abeokuta Muslim Alumni (MAPAMA) holds its national convention. The two-day event is scheduled for Saturday November 23 and Sunday November 24, 2019 at the Bodija Estate Islamic Centre, Bodija, Ibadan, Oyo State. The ... Read More »

Oyetola presents N119.5bn budget for 2020

Oyetola presents N119.5bn budget for 2020

Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, on Thursday laid before the State House of Assembly the 2020 appropriation bill put at N119, 550,401,040.00. Critical sectors like infrastructure, education, health, water and sanitation and agriculture top the list of allocations in that order. The 2020 budget, tagged “Budget of Restoration” was prepared with the sole aim of meeting the critical needs, yearnings ... Read More »

University of Abuja appoints new Registrar

University of Abuja appoints new Registrar

The University of Abuja, on Tuesday, appointed Malam Yahaya Mohammed, as the new Registrar of the University to oversee its affairs for the next five years. Mohammed was the Deputy Registrar (Administration) of the institution before his elevation as the Registrar. The new Registrar is a 1987 graduate of Public Administration, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and has a Masters degree ... Read More »

LAUTECH: Oyetola  Pays N472m

LAUTECH: Oyetola Pays N472m

Governor Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun State has released N472 million to the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomosho, Oyo State, and the institution’s Teaching Hospital, Osogbo, Osun State, reports Daily Sun. The breakdown of the amount showed that while N250million goes to the university, N222million would go to the Teaching Hospital, Osogbo, for payment of salaries. This came barely ... Read More »