Education

JAMB: 42 Universities in trouble over post-UTME fees

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Nigerian government has queried 42 universities for charging more than the N2,000 instructed by the Ministry of Education for 2017 post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations conducted after Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, examinations. JAMB Registrar, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, made the disclosure at a stakeholders’ meeting on the 2018 UTME in Abuja. He said one of Read More

NECO releases 2017 Nov/Dec SSCE results

2 months ago Admin 1
The National Examination Council (NECO) has released the result of the 2017 November/December Senior School Certificate Examination. The Registrar of the Council, Charles Uwakwe, a professor, announced the results on Tuesday at its headquarters in Minna. Uwakwe said that a total of 42, 985‎ candidates registered for the examination and that 42, 429 wrote the Read More

Kwara State Polytechnic Reduces Tuition Fees

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The Kwara State Government has announced new fees to be paid by the students of the Kwara State Polytechnic. The state Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, in a statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Communication, Dr. Muyideen Akorede, directed the management of the polytechnic to reduce the tuition fees payable for the Read More

JAMB mock exams to hold in January

2 months ago Admin 0
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), is to conduct its optional mock examination in January, preparatory to a better examination later in the year. The board made this disclosure in a statement signed by its Head of Media, Mr Fabian Benjamin and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Read More

WAEC 2018: Board speaks on use of Computer Based Test platform

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The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says it will sensitise and train its workforce on key areas of technology deployment in order to improve its operations in 2018. The council’s Head, National Office (HNO), Mr. Olu Adenipekun said the council has organised series of retreats for both management staff and the workforce in preparatory to Read More

NUC Approved New Grade System For Universities

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The National Universities Commission, NUC is no longer using a scale of 5, the new system is based on a scale of 4. First Class is 3.5 – 4. Second Class is 3 – 3.49. Second class lower is 2.0 – 2.99. According to NUC Chairman,Professor Shehu Galadanchi released to all Nigerian Universities THE NEWLY Read More

Poly Ado Governing Council Appoints Oladebeye As Acting Rector

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Dr. Dayo Oladebeye, a Mechanical Engineer has been appointed as the Acting Rector of the Federal Polytechnic Ado-Ekiti with effect from today, Monday 18th December 2017. The appointment, by the Governing Council, followed the expiration of the tenure of Dr. Taiwo Akande, who served out her two-term tenure of eight years in the saddle as Read More

MAPOLY Students Protest Delay In Semester Examination

2 months ago Admin 0
Movement of vehicles and commuters was on Monday put on hold around major areas of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital as students of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY) embarked on a protest. The students of the Ogun State-owned institution are protesting the delay of their semester examination, demanding the immediate resolution to the impasse on the Read More