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Cross-River State Commissioner for Education Godwin Amanke has confirmed the sacking of twelve secondary school principals in the employ of State government as well as the Suspension of six others after they were found to have perfected schemes through which several sums of money were extorted from unsuspecting students. Amake who made this disclosure while […]

The President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, has again, dismissed the registration of the Congress of University Academics, CONUA and the National Association of Medical Doctors in Academics, NAMDA, saying they were inconsequential and of no effect in the Nigerian university system. He described the presence of a certificate […]

The Youth Wing of the Christian Association of Nigeria (YOWICAN) has supported 42 secondary school students across 16 Local Government Areas of Kwara. The Chairman of the state chapter, Evang. Stephen Awoyale made the disclosure during the presentation of the YOWICAN Education Support (YES), scholarship to the beneficiaries, on Tuesday in Ilorin. Awoyale said that […]

The management of the University of Ilorin says it is considering the possibility of virtue class for some groups of students, following the transportation challenges being faced by the students of the institution as a result of the ongoing road construction project on Tanke Road. A statement issued by the Director of Corporate Affairs of […]

The Students Wing of the Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG-SW) has threatened to stage “a mother of all protests” that will lead to the shut down of campuses over the hike of tuition fees by some Nigerian universities. This is as the group appealed to all northern stakeholders to speak up to reject and discourage […]

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced that it will commence registration for the 2023 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) from Saturday, January 14 to Tuesday, February 14, 2023. JAMB made the disclosure via a statement released to reporters on Tuesday by the board’s Head of Media and Information, Mr. Fabian Benjamin He […]

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has opposed the proposed introduction of education loan which it says has proven to be a monumental failure in Nigeria and some other countries where it was introduced. The union said it is troubled that the proponents of the policy are so eager to foist it down the […]

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has called for the immediate sack of the Minister for Labour and Productivity, accusing him of complicating the impasse between Government and ASUU. Chairman, ASUU, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike, MOUAU, Professor Chike Ugwuene, who made the demand during a rally by ASUU members at the university, […]

The Federal Executive Council has approved a new National Language Policy making the various mother tongues compulsory medium of instruction from primary one to six. Briefing State House correspondents, the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, noted that the policy takes immediate effect. He stated that the government is aware that its implementation will be difficult […]

The gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Candidate, PDP, in Kwara State, Alh. Abdullahi Shuaibu Yaman has reiterated his unflinching commitment to the welfare of pupils and teacher in the state if elected as the next governor. Yaman in a statement issued Tuesday  in Ilorin by his special Adviser on Media and Strategy, Abdulwahab Oba, […]

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