Category : Education

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Buhari’s government is specialised in fake news- ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), on Sunday, said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration is a government specialised in the spread of fake news. ASUU made this declaration via a statement made available to DAILY POST in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital by the ASUU Chairman, University of Ibadan chapter, Professor Deji Omole. DAILY […] Buhari’s government is specialised in fake news- ASUU

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IPPIS Controversy: ASUU debunks FG claim on enrolment of 39,000 lecturers, says Buhari’s government is specialised in fake news

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), on Sunday, said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration is a government specialised in the spread of fake news. ASUU made this declaration via a statement made available to DAILY POST in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital by the ASUU Chairman, University of Ibadan chapter, Professor Deji Omole. DAILY […] IPPIS Controversy: ASUU debunks FG claim on enrolment of 39,000 lecturers, says Buhari’s government is specialised in fake news

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‘Trafficking in Persons’ to form part of school curriculum – Min of education, Adamu

The Minister of Education, Alhaji Adamu Adamu says the Federal Government will review school curriculum to include studies in Trafficking in Persons (TIP) at all levels of education. Adamu disclosed this on Tuesday in Enugu during the train-the-trainers workshop on Trafficking in Persons Issues mainstreamed into Nigeria College of Education (NCE) Minimum Standards. The minister […] ‘Trafficking in Persons’ to form part of school curriculum – Min of education, Adamu

Other News / Education - 2 weeks ago

WAEC: Nigerian emerges best 2018 WASSCE candidate

An 18-year-old Nigerian, Peter Arotiba from Kogi State, has been awarded the National Distinction and Merit Award by the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) for emerging overall best student in the 2018 examinations. Arotiba, who is currently studying Medicine and Surgery at the University of Ibadan, graduated from the Nigeria Air Force Secondary School, Ikeja, […] WAEC: Nigerian emerges best 2018 WASSCE candidate

Other News / Education - 3 weeks ago

Panic as Ekiti Varsity moves to sack 500 Staff

Fear has gripped the staff of Ekiti State University (EKSU), Ado Ekiti, as the university management is allegedly making surreptitious efforts to sack about 500 staff of the institution. The staff, according to multiple sources, were those that were employed by the immediate past Vice-Chancellor, Prof Samuel Oye Bandele during his tenure. Again, some professors, […] Panic as Ekiti Varsity moves to sack 500 Staff

Other News / Education - 3 weeks ago

WAEC releases Nov/Dec examination results [How to check]

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) on Friday, released results of candidates that sat for the 2019 West African Senior School Certificate Examination in Nigeria. WAEC said the results of 9,457 candidates who sat for the Second Series its WASSCE for (private candidates) are to be investigated before they would be released. The council’s Head […] WAEC releases Nov/Dec examination results [How to check]

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Plank seller’s daughter, Abibat Owolabi, emerges best graduating Master’s student in UI [PHOTOS]

Abibat Olayinka Owolabi, the child of a plank seller at the Bodija Market in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital, Mr. Aliu Owolabi, has emerged as overall best graduating Master’s Degree student at the University of Ibadan. Miss Owolabi graduated from the Department of Botany, Faculty of Sciences in the institution. DAILY POST reports that Abibat, […] Plank seller’s daughter, Abibat Owolabi, emerges best graduating Master’s student in UI [PHOTOS]

Other News / Education - 3 weeks ago

2020 UTME: Reps reacts to ‘no NIN, no JAMB’ policy

The House of Representatives has urged the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to extend the use of compulsory National Identification Number (NIN) in the conduct of examinations till 2021. This followed a motion moved by Rep. Zainab Gimba (APC-Borno) under Matters of Urgent Public Importance at plenary presided over by the Speaker of the […] 2020 UTME: Reps reacts to ‘no NIN, no JAMB’ policy

Other News / Education - 1 month ago

JAMB gives update on sale of 2020 UTME application forms

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has denied commencing the sale of application forms for the 2020/2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The board’s Head of Media, Dr Fabian Benjamin, made this known while speaking with NAN on Friday in Abuja. Benjamin explained that the board was still in the process of admissions and […] JAMB gives update on sale of 2020 UTME application forms

Other News / Education - 1 month ago

Crisis brew as Ayade appoints new VC for CRUTECH

Cross River State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade has appointed an acting Vice-Chancellor of the Cross River State University of Technology (CRUTECH). DAILY POST gathered that Prof. Ogar David Abua from University of Calabar (Unical) was appointed the new acting VC for CRUTECH, the appointment is effective November 7th 2019. According to our findings, the appointment […] Crisis brew as Ayade appoints new VC for CRUTECH

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Ojukwu varsity institutes panel to investigate lecturers allegedly involved in sex-for-grade

Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU) has instituted a five-man panel to investigate allegations of sexual misconduct levelled against some lecturers in the university. A source told DAILY POST that the university may sack six lecturers, who have been fingered by some female students and ex-students of the university for having been involved in sex-for-grade racket. […] Ojukwu varsity institutes panel to investigate lecturers allegedly involved in sex-for-grade

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Eight lecturers expelled in Akwa Ibom university over alleged sexual harassment, extortion

The Vice Chancellor of the Akwa Ibom State University, Prof. Eno Ibanga, said about eight lecturers of the university have lost their appointments with the institution from 2015 to 2019 due to established cases of sexual molestations and extortions against some students in the institution. The Vice Chancellor disclosed this on Tuesday at the university’s […] Eight lecturers expelled in Akwa Ibom university over alleged sexual harassment, extortion

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Buhari sends strong message to ASUU on sexual harassment, others

President Mohammadu Buhari has charged the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, to beam its searchlight on issues of plagiarism and sexual harassment being witnessed in higher institutions. Buhari also urged ASUU to look at the area of corporate governance of various universities rather than dissipate its energy on perceived inadequacies of government alone. The […] Buhari sends strong message to ASUU on sexual harassment, others

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Sex-for-grades: KASU tells randy lecturers to resign

As part of his efforts to ensure that academic institution is free of sexual molestations, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Academics, Kaduna State University, Prof. Abdullahi Ashafa, has warned lecturers of the institution against engaging in sex-for-grades. He told them that, if any lecturer is nursing idea of immoral sex with female students for grade, in the […] Sex-for-grades: KASU tells randy lecturers to resign

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ASUU threatens to go on nationwide strike, gives reasons

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has threatened that the union will begin nationwide strike if the Federal Government failed to remit the salaries of its members at the end of this month (October). The union said that the strike would reinforce members’ rejection of the Integrated Payment Personnel Information System (IPPIS), allegedly being […] ASUU threatens to go on nationwide strike, gives reasons

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