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By admin On 27 Sep, 2015 At 08:26 PM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments

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By admin On 24 Jul, 2015 At 01:14 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments

The National Universities Commission (NUC) has warned Nigerians against patronising online universities and other degree awarding institutions operating online, saying that any certificate obtained from such institutions is not recognised. Speaking at a press conference at the headquarters of the commission, yesterday, the director, Information and Public Relations, Ibrahim Usman Yakasai, stressed that degrees obtained […]

By admin On 24 Feb, 2015 At 01:58 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments

The leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) will, today, meet with the Minister of Education, Ibrahim Shekarau and its Labour counterpart, Saminu Turaki, as well as the House of Representatives Committee on Education. Both ministers and the committee have urgently invited ASUP to the crucial meeting separately to forestall the nationwide strike […]

By admin On 9 Jul, 2014 At 11:11 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments

A final year student of Philosophy, identified as Sapara, was on Monday, reportedly, shot in the head by unidentified gunmen, at the King Jaja Hall of the University of Lagos. Sapara, who had his face covered in blood after a bullet was said to have scraped the side of his head, was subsequently taken to […]

By admin On 25 Jun, 2014 At 09:34 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments

Authorities of the University of Ibadan have expelled 78 students for their failure to obtain the minimum academic requirements for the 2012/2013 session. The institution’s registrar, Olujimi Olukoya said in Ibadan yesterday that the Senate of the university had approved the expulsion of the affected students. The expelled students were at various levels ranging from […]

By admin On 13 May, 2014 At 08:07 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments

Efforts by the House Committee on Education to bring to an end the protracted strike action by the  Academic Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) was yesterday dampened following the disclosure by the Ministry of Education that the salary arrears of polytechnic staff, which is one of their demands, was not captured in the 2014 budget. This […]