Category: EDUCATION

ASUU May Call Off Nationwide Strike Within 24 hours

24 Hours To Go….. The Nigerian university teachers have accepted the proposal of government but asked to be given until Tuesday for words on ending their strike. According to Premium Times, Biodun Ogunyemi, the National President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, stated this after the fifth open negotiation meeting with representatives of

Alleged Okopoly Runs Girls Kidnapped. 500k Ransom Demanded On Each.

Two girls rumoured to be Engineering students of Federal polytechnic Oko in Anambra state have been allegedly kidnapped with demand of #500,000 for each as ransom. The girls whose pictures have gone viral were blindfolded but body half naked displaying their baby oranges.. According to the poster, they were reportedly on runs girls duty See

UNIZIK Joins SSANU, NAAT, NASU Nationwide Strike

The Joint Action Committee of Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, National Association of Academic Technologists and Non Academic Staff Union of Universities, UNIZIK chapter has joined their counterparts around the country on an indefinite strike. See memo..

Obiano Reacts To NUASS Peaceful March, Calls it Immature

Attention: National Union of Anambra State Students, NUASS. Dear students and friends, I write as a kindred soul brother. I write because if I fail to speak up or advise you, it would be wrong on my own part. Atleast, as a former member of this union back in the days and as a steakholder

NYSC Corps member, Jenyo Ojo Dies En-route For Clearance

NYSC Corps member, Jenyo Ojo died in an fatal auto crash on her way to Anambra State for her monthly clearance on Monday, September 4 Ojo graduated from Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba, Ondo State and had only one month to go before completing her compulsory national service. Distraught friends took to Facebook to mourn her.

FG To Meet ASUU; NANS Factions In Brutal Fight At Abuja

The Federal Government will hold a meeting on Thursday with the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities to resolve the lingering strike in the nation’s universities. ASUU President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, confirmed on Tuesday that he had received an invitation to a meeting at the Ministry of Labour and Employment, Abuja. Also, the

Yahoo+ MAPOLY Students Nabbed, See What They Use For Effe…

Some National Diploma (ND) students of the MAPOLY (Moshood Abiola Polytechnic) in Abeokuta, Ogun, have been apprehended by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos zonal office, and charged with conspiracy, obtaining money under false pretenses and possession of forged documents. The arrested suspects who were living a flamboyant life linked to

Accused IMSU Gay Student Falls Off Two-Storey Building

Accused IMSU Gay Student Falls Off Two-Storey Buildin, rushed to Federal medical centre, FMC owerri , A depressed student of Imo State University(IMSU), owerri, The capital of Imo state  has reportedly lost consciousness with multiple devastating injuries after he fell off the last floor of his hostel, Chelsea hostel, Aladinma Alliance. According to students who  claim

Schwesig’s child at private school: Wrong signal?

At the beginning of the school year in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, the left-wing fraction president Manuela Schwesig (SPD) accused of a “fatal signal” in education policy. The occasion is Schwesig’s school choice for her older child. This is now taught at a private school at the start of the fifth grade. The government thus circumvents the concept

Corp Member Survives Cattle, Herdsmen Attack On Enugu Rd

Nelson Ikenna, A corp member serving at Abakiliki Ebonyi today had a fair share of the herdsmen offer to the people of Enugu, The mathematics graduate of Federal college of education Umunze affiliated to UNIZIK took to facebook to give his testimony, According to him, No life was lost or major injury sustained among all

Challenging our Students for New Discovery – Dr Ifeanyi Ubah

-How I introduced Annual Prize for Best Research Discovery for Nigeria Pharmaceutical Students (PANS National ).   Last year, the Leadership of Pharmaceutical Students (PANS) met me severally for the sponsorship of their annual Convention which Nnamdi Azikiwe University was to host . Their primary request was for me to support them financially towards hosting

ASUU Strike: FG, Union On Prolonged Loggerheads

The end to the ongoing strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) seems not to be in sight as the meeting between the Nigerian government and the union has hit the rocks. During the meeting, which held on Thursday, the Federal Government promised to fulfill some of the conditions being demanded

FG Okays Restart Of Post UTME. By Universities

The Federal Government has lifted the ban on the controversial examinations usually organised by universities in Nigeria for admission seekers after the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME). The Federal Government had last year ordered the scrapping of post-UTME for candidates.Speaking in an exclusive interview with The Guardian in Abuja yesterday, the Minister of Education, Malam

Imo Poly Students Nabbed For Vehicle Theft, See Their Reasons

26 – year – old student of Imo State Polytechnic ,Umuagwo , Johnbosco Ashiegbu , and 34 – year -old Chinonso Ewurum , have been arrested by operatives of Special Anti – Robbery Squad in Imo State for allegedly stealing two vehicles. The police claimed that the vehicles stolen by Ashiegbu and Ewurum included a

Three(3) Students Of FCE(T), Umunze Die In Just 2-weeks

A Student of the Institution who paid tribute to his colleagues wrote: It’s really heart touching and drastically alarming the way we lose our students overtime. Recently, within the space of two weeks, we’ve lost three students of which two are finalists. We’ve cried our eyes out, we’ve asked several questions with no answer and

UNIZIK; Girl Dies, Decompose Inside Her Room[Video, Pics]

A female student of Nnamdi Azikiwe University electrocuted in her room; body found after four days The victim who is know for being on her own, minding her business always in UNIZIK was found dead inside her room. OWERRI: Corps Member, 5 Others Feared Dead In House Collapse. According to colleagues, Due to her nature,

Lecturer Flogs 300L Female Student To Coma At IMSU, Owerri.

A 300 Level Female Student Faints After Being Flogged By A Lecturer In Imo State University Female Student Faints!!!  A 300 level Imo State University student of Nutrition and dietetics reportedly fainted after she was flogged by a lecturer who has been identified as Prof Egbe Richard from the faculty of social science. It was

Names & Offences Of 15 UNIZIK Students Expelled Yesterday.

The management of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, UNIZIK Awka in Anambra State has expelled fifteen undergraduate students of the university involved in acts of armed robbery, cultism, hemp smoking and forgery of degree results. This was made known on Wednesday through a statement signed by the university’s Director of Information and Public Relations, Emmanuel Ojukwu. According

Nwafor Orizu College. Of Edu. Students Storm Awka Over High Fees.

The students of Nwafor Orizu College of Education, Nsugbe in Anambra state, today stormed Awka to protest the exorbitant school fees and transport fares. A student who spoke to Naaija.com said that they currently pay not less than N100,000 as school fees. NOCEN, a state owned tertiary institution which has a proposed bill on the

The Irreducible Minimum; Our Salient Demands – NANS President

“THE IRREDUCIBLE MINIMUM” National Association Of Nigerian Students A mini compendium of Nigerian students DEMAND for Functional Education System in Nigeria. Proposed by : The National Association of Nigerian students (NANS) Led by : Comrade Chinonso Obasi, GCNS. National President, NANS. Faculty of Education (PGD), Dept of Technical & Vocational Education, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki,

State Government Reveals School Operates 97 Different Banks

LAUTECH Operates 97 Different Bank Accounts – Osun Govt The Osun State Government has expressed shock over the suit filed by the joint unions of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) to stop the auditing of the university’s accounts, as recommended by the visitation panel set up to investigate and find lasting solution to

DIRECT ENTRY: JAMB Accredits Interswitch To Vend Epins…

In a strategic move to eliminate the possible challenges associated with purchase of ePINs for the 2017 Direct Entry (DE) application for candidates with A-level results and wishing to gain direct admission into degree programmes in Nigerian higher institutions, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has accredited Interswitch as a partner to vend ePINs

Direct Entry Registration Update…[Forms Now Available]

JAMB Begins Sale of Direct Entry Forms, Says 2017 Cut-off Marks Not out CALL: 08064036325 FOR ASSISTANCE   READ GUIDE Create an account on this platform (You do not need to create account if you already have one) Upon account creation, print the confirmation mail and take it to the bank for payment(PIN vending) Continue