JAMB calls for educational cooperation in W/Africa

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has at the 6th Annual Conference of West Africa Universities held at the Universite Cheikh Anta Diop, Dakar, Senegal, called for increased educational cooperation in the subregion. A statement yesterday by the board’s spokesman Fabian Benjamin said the Registrar Prof Is-haq Oloyede made the call in a paper […]

The Bayero university newly admitted students should note that the ongoing ASUU strike does not affect their screening exercise scheduled to start on Monday 12/11/2018. The non academic staff of the university are in charge of the screening exercise and they are not part of the strike. Please feel free to circulate, it may be […]

Buhari speaks on WAEC certificate

President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated his stance that he sat for the 1961 examinations conducted by the West African Examinations Council, WAEC, noting that it would have been impossible for him to have attended the Defence Services Staff College in India in 1973, and, after that – in 1979 – the United States Army War College, […]

5 Most underrated courses in Nigerian Universities

play Students of the University of Ibadan.  (National Daily) The desire to study a lucrative course and earn big after graduation is one of the factors that determine admission seekers choice of course in tertiary institutions. This has made some courses in Nigerian Universities to be more special than others because the courses apparently attract more […]

USOSA advocates 15% of annual national budget for education

USOSA 2018 Exco Unity Schools Old Students Association (USOSA) has called on the Federal Government to allocate 15 per cent of its annual budget to education. Mr Lawret Wilbert, the newly sworn in President-General of the association, made the call on Saturday in Abuja at the 34th plenary meeting and press conference of the association. […]

FG, states should budget 15% to education

Education to get 15% budgetary allocation in Nigeria The National Economic Council (NEC) has advised the Federal and state governments to allocate 15 per cent of their budgets to education. This was part of the resolutions reached during the Council’s meeting held on Thursday inside the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Governor […]

NGO flags-off safe water campaign

Safe water campaign in FCT schools Community Excellence and Development Initiative, (CEDI), a leading community healthcare giver, has flagged-off safe water sensitization and awareness campaign as solution to preventable diseases. The NGO, started taking the message to students of schools in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Wednesday. According to the Executive Director of CEDI, […]

Unilag to screen new intakes for drug abuse

University of Lagos, UNILAG plans alternative power supply By Chinyere Nwachukwu The University of Lagos is to screen its newly-admitted students for hard drugs, an official said on Wednesday in Lagos. The university’s Principal Assistant Registrar, Communication Unit, Mrs Taiwo Oloyede, warned  that the university would not hesitate to withdraw admission of  new students who […]