A teen who was homeless scores more than $3 million in college scholarships

The stress of senior year can be overwhelming. Combine that with challenges at home, and it can derail any high school student’s academic career.Memphis high school senior Tupac Mosley maintained a 4.3 GPA, scored a 31 on his ACT, and was named valedictorian — all while dealing with the death of his father and the […]

FG establishes secondary education commission, reduces unity schools’ charges

The Federal Government has approved the establishment of a Secondary Education Commission to oversee the operations of secondary schools in the country. Prof. Anthony Anwukah, Minister of State for Education, who made the disclosure in Abuja on Tuesday at a valedictory news conference, said President Muhammadu Buhari recently gave approval to the establishment of the […]

Exam malpractice: Ondo varsity expels one student, suspends 20

By Aderemi Bamgbose The Ondo State University of Science and Technology (OSUSTECH), Okitipupa, has expelled one student and suspended 20 others for two semesters over various examination malpractices during the second semester examination held in 2018. Prof. Sunday Ogunduyile, the Vice-Chancellor of the institution made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in […]

JAMB remits N5bn to FG

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) remitted N5 billion to the federal government’s coffers after the conduct of its 2019 unified tertiary matriculation examination (UTME). Fa bian Benjamin, JAMB’s head of media and information, disclosed this in the board’s weekly bulletin, tagged “JAMBULLETIN”. Benjamin later explained that out of the N5 billion returned to […]

Lagos celebrates public school pupil for topping 2019 UTME nationwide

Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Ministry of Education, Mrs Adebunmi Adekanye, has congratulated Master Ezeunala Ekene Franklin, an SS3 pupil of Meiran Community Secondary School, Meiran, for making the best score in the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). Franklin scored 347 in the examination. A breakdown of the result showed that he had 78 in […]

UTME 2019: How to check results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) in announcing the release of the results of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) on Saturday, also advised the candidates on how to download them. JAMB Registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede directed the candidates to send ‘RESULT’ to 55019, on their mobile phones, used to register for the […]

15 year-old boy beats them all in UTME as JAMB releases results

By Funmilayo Adeyemi/Abuja A 15-year-old boy, Ekele Franklin from Imo, has emerged the overall best candidate in the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculations Examination (UTME), conducted between April 11 and April 15. Franklin, who made University of Lagos his first choice, scored 347 and may not be admitted because of his age. Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, Registrar […]

JAMB to release 2019 UTME results tomorrow

HomeEducation ADVERTISEMENT JAMB to release 2019 UTME results tomorrow By . | Published Date May 10, 2019 18:36 PM TwitterFacebookWhatsAppTelegram The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) said that it would release the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) results on Saturday. The board’s Registrar, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, disclosed this to newsmen on Friday in […]