JAMB: We’ll no longer tolerate illegal admissions

‎The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) yesterday said it will not tolerate illegal admissions by any higher institution, warning that students admitted illegally won’t be regularised anymore. ‎JAMB Registrar, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, stated this at a Training and Sensitization Forum on Central Admissions Processing System (CAPS) for admission offers, candidates and stakeholders on in […]

JAMB: UTME score no guarantee for admission into University, Polytechnic

Professor Ish-aq Oloyede related news JAMB, NIMASA face probe over ‘massive’ corruption Plateau polytechnic students demand refund of JAMB regularisation fees Candidates can protest unfair admission process – JAMB The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says that only a combination of JAMB cut-off marks, post-UTME, O’ level results and other admission criteria as determined […]

Strike Suspension: NANS Gives Kudos To Govt, ASUU

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) on Tuesday lauded the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) for reaching an amicable agreement in national interest. ASUU suspended its five weeks old strike following a closed door meeting with the Federal Government’s delegation. Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, ASUU President, made the announcement on […]

Group urges Bauchi to up education funding

Bauchi State Coalition for Improvement of Public Expenditure Management (BACIPEM) has called on Governor Mohammed Abubakar  to implement recommendations by task force committee on education sector in the state. The Acting Chairperson of BACIPEM Mary Ann Emmanuel made the call in Bauchi during an advocacy visit to the Special Adviser to the Governor on education, […]

ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE : IBB University Gets Commendation from Lawmakers

  Niger State House of Assembly has Commended the Management Staff of the Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University Lapai, under the abled leadership of the Vice Chancellor of the Institution, Prof. Nasir Maiturare, for the Untiring effort to ensure that the integrity, quality and Standard of Education in the institution has remained a role model among […]

74% of applicants don’t get university admission

Nigeria’s tertiary institutions can only admit 26 per cent of applicants due to limited vacancies, Daily Trust findings have shown. Official figures show that over 10 million students sought admission into higher institutions of learning in six years (2010 to 2015) but only 2,674,485 were admitted. These figures covered only students who sat for the […]

BREAKING: Varsity defies JAMB, sets 170 mark for admission

related news Cut-off Point: NANS threatens to call for JAMB scrapping JAMB okays 120 marks for universities, 100 for polytechnics The Federal University in Gusau (FUGUS) has set 170 as cut-off mark for the 2017/2018 admission into the institution, against the minimum 120 set by JAMB. The Information Officer of the University, Malam Umar Usman, […]


The Niger State Teacher Professional Development Institute Implementation Committee (NSTPDIIC), conducted Aptitude test for Chief Principal Tutors, Deputy Principal Tutors, Mentors and Tutors. The examination which was held at the former Education Resource center (ERC) Minna, on the 19th August 2017. The implementation committee reiterated that the aptitude test is geared towards recruiting the best […]