Category : Education

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NANS threatens showdown with FUOYE VC over alleged increase in fees

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has said that the Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Oye Ekiti, Prof. Kayode Soremekun, should be ready to face its wrath if he refused to reduce what it termed, “satanic increase” of some fees payable by students of the university. NANS said it “condemns in its […] NANS threatens showdown with FUOYE VC over alleged increase in fees

Other News / Education - 3 days ago

NOUN appoints new DVC, approves 15 more courses

The Governing Council of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), has announced the appointment of Prof. Uduma Orji Uduma of the Department of Philosophy as the new Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic). The institution has also approved 15 new courses for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. Prof. Peter Okebukola, the Chairman, Governing Council, NOUN, told newsmen in […] NOUN appoints new DVC, approves 15 more courses

Other News / Education - 1 week ago

FG reacts to sack of 15 ABU staff for sexual harassment, corruption

The Federal Competition & Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) on Sunday commended the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) authorities for terminating the employment of 15 staff and demotion of one academic staff for corruption and sexual harassment. Babatunde Irukera, FCCPC Chief Executive Officer, in a statement, noted that the disciplinary action followed investigations that established unsolicited and […] FG reacts to sack of 15 ABU staff for sexual harassment, corruption

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Over 90 percent of schools in Kogi have no infrastructures, poor laboratories – ASUSS

Over 90 percent of schools in Kogi State have deficient infrastructures, poor or non-existence laboratories, and libraries with out of date books. The Kogi State Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Secondary Schools, ASUSS, Comrade Ranti Ojo made this known while speaking at the occasion marking this years World Teacher’s Day in Lokoja, the […] Over 90 percent of schools in Kogi have no infrastructures, poor laboratories – ASUSS

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Nigerian govt reveals new plans for teachers

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that his administration will provide vibrant policies that will provide allowances and initiate annual retention benefits for teachers in order to attract them to rural communities. Buhari, who was represented by the Attorney General of the Federation, Justice Abubakar Malami made this known in Abuja on Saturday at the 2019 […] Nigerian govt reveals new plans for teachers

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Adamawa primary school teachers not promoted for 13 years

Primary school teachers in Adamawa State have complained of not having been promoted for the past thirteen years. The state chairman of the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), Comrade Rodney Nathan, made the complaint to wild acknowledgment by the affected teachers during the World Teachers Day celebration at the Mahmud Ribadu Square, Yola, on Saturday. […] Adamawa primary school teachers not promoted for 13 years

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TASCE begins degree courses amid 60 months unpaid salaries

Despite owing its staff 60 months salaries, the Tai Solarin College of Education in Omu, Ijebu area of Ogun State, says it has commenced running of degree programmes for undergraduates in Education, with the goal of producing 21st century education specialists, who will in turn contribute to national development. DAILY POST reported that the staff […] TASCE begins degree courses amid 60 months unpaid salaries

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NYSC extends registration date for remobilization of corps members

The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has extended registration date for the remobilization of Corps members. NYSC explained that its portal will remain open till October 10, for corps members willing to remobilize from their current state of posting. The management of the scheme made the disclosure on Wednesday via its official Twitter handle. The […] NYSC extends registration date for remobilization of corps members

Other News / Education - 2 weeks ago

Stop playing deceptive politics with LAUTECH – ASUU warns Makinde, Oyetola

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso chapter on Sunday warned both Oyo and Osun State Governments not to play politics with the lives of staff and students of the university. ASUU maintained that the welfare of her members remained paramount in her demands and that it would […] Stop playing deceptive politics with LAUTECH – ASUU warns Makinde, Oyetola

Other News / Education - 2 weeks ago

Nigerian university expels 63 students, suspends 13

The Bayero University, Kano (BUK) has expelled 63 students and rusticated 13 others for one year for their involvement in various forms of examination misconduct. This was contained in a statement signed by the Director, Examination, Admissions and Records (DEAR), Amina Umar-Abdullahi and issued to newsmen in Kano on Friday. According to her, the action […] Nigerian university expels 63 students, suspends 13

Other News / Education - 2 weeks ago

Fed poly in Zamfara shut down over students’ unrest

The Federal Polytechnic, Kaura Namoda in Zamfara State was this morning shut down as a result of students,’ unrest which has paralysed the activities of the institution. According to the Registrar, Alhaji Salisu Abubakar Chiroma who spoke through Hajiya Abubakar, the students have been directed to proceed on a two-week break. Speaking further, the Registrar […] Fed poly in Zamfara shut down over students’ unrest

Other News / Education - 3 weeks ago

Polytechnic confirms abduction of ASUP Chair, scribe, 3 others

The management of Oyo State College of Agriculture and Technology, Igbo-Ora, on Saturday confirmed the abduction of four of its staff on Thursday. The four staff of the institution that were kidnapped included Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), in the institution, Mr. Opadijo Olujide, ASUP Secretary, Gbenga Alayande and two other […] Polytechnic confirms abduction of ASUP Chair, scribe, 3 others

Other News / Education - 3 weeks ago

While planning to study abroad, you should consider studying in China, here is why

As a parent or student, you are probably thinking, why should I choose China over UK, Canada, or any other European country. Isn’t China the country of fake products, fake clothes, fake phones and fake goods? The answer is a resounding NO! The truth is, while there used to be fake items manufactured by Chinese […] While planning to study abroad, you should consider studying in China, here is why

Other News / Education - 3 weeks ago

ASUU sends message to Buhari govt, makes demands

Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, President, Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has called on the Federal Government to send a visitation panel to universities to douse tension and prevent further breakdown of industrial relations on campuses. Ogunyemi told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday that this was necessary following continued reports of intimidation and […] ASUU sends message to Buhari govt, makes demands

Other News / Education - 3 weeks ago

University of Ibadan releases 2019/2020 UTME cut-off marks for faculties, departments [Full list]

The University of Ibadan, Oyo State has released the cut-off marks for candidates who chose the institution in the 2019/2020 Universal Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). DAILY POST gathered on Saturday that the cut off marks for all departments in various faculties in the institution was fixed by the faculty admissions committee. It was gathered that […] University of Ibadan releases 2019/2020 UTME cut-off marks for faculties, departments [Full list]

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