Education

FUTA Admission List For 2017/2018 Academic Session is Out

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The Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA) has released the list of candidates offered provisional merit admission into various undergraduate courses of the institution for the 2017/2018 academic session. Candidates can proceed to check their admission status on the school portal. How to Check FUTA Admission List 2017: Candidates are to visit:  https://www.futa.edu.ng/firars/welcome/admissions Enter your JAMB Read More

JAMB delists 72 CBT centres over attempted rape, extortion

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The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board has said it delisted about 72 designated CBT centres for engaging in various acts of misconduct during the 2017 Unified Tertiary and Matriculation Examinations held in different parts of the country. Registrar of JAMB, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, disclosed this at a meeting with CBT owners and operators from the Read More

Polytechnic lecturers to begin nationwide strike November 12

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The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has threatened to commence nationwide indefinite strike from November 12. Addressing newsmen in Abuja Monday, after the union’s emergency National Executive Council Meeting, ASUP President, Usman Dutse regretted the nonchalant manner successive administrations had treated polytechnic education in the country. “This action shall be sustained until our demands Read More

UNILAG withdraws 2017/2018 admission list over alleged irregularities

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The management of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoka, has withdrawn the admission list for candidates who have chosen to study in the university during the 2017/2018 academic session, which it earlier released last week. The development has created palpable tension and anxiety among many parents and candidates, especially those whose names had appeared in Read More

Christ’s School 88/93 Alumni annual Olusola Bayode scholarship holds Nov 4

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The fifth edition of annual Chief Olusola Bayode annual scholarship scheme and award ceremony is scheduled to hold on November 4 2017 at Christ School Chapel in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti state capital. ‎JSS 3 students of the school are to benefit from the scholarship scheme with award of N50,000 each to support their education. ‎ Read More

LAUTECH lecturers suspend four-month strike

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The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) in Ladoke Akintola University of Technology has suspended its four-months-long strike after a meeting with its members at the university’s main campus in Ogbomoso on Tuesday. This will be the second time the academic staff union will be suspending its strike which, in sum, has spanned, at least, Read More

21,780 Kaduna teachers fail primary four exam

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About 21,780 out of 33,000 teachers failed the primary four test administered to test their competence by the Kaduna State government. The state is, therefore, shopping for 25,000 new teachers as one of the plans to restore dignity and quality to education. Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State unveiled the planned recruitment when he received Read More

PHOTOS: Ekiti Poly Students protest over death of colleague

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Students of the Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti on Saturday burned down the institution’s health centre and destroyed other valuable items following violent protest. Our correspondent gathered that the students went on the rampage over the death of one of their colleagues, whose identity is not yet disclosed as at the time of this report. The irate Read More

Borno pays WAEC, NECO examination fees for students

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The Borno State Government on Friday released N300 million to the West African Examination Council (WAEC) and the National Examination Commission (NECO), as payment of examination fees for its candidates. The Commissioner for Education, Alhaji Musa Kubo, made the disclosure in Maiduguri while presenting the cheques to the agencies. Kubo said that the payment was Read More