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In the bid to end open defecation in their community, mass communication students in Kwara State University (KWASU), Malete, have donated a self-funded toilet and water project worth N4 million. The project is part of the requirements for a course, MAC 302, titled: “Development Communication”.Speaking at the event, the HOD of Mass Communication, Dr Semiu […]

The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, says there is nothing wrong with Nigerians seeking university education in other African nations and elsewhere. He made the comment while fielding questions on Channels Television’s Politics Today monitored by Royal Times . Reports suggest that about 75, 000 Nigerians are studying in these Ghana, Benin Republic, and Egypt […]

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), the National Universities Commission (NUC), National Board for Technical Education and the National Commission for Colleges of Education – have said they will sanction institutions that sell application forms for the conduct of the 2022/2023 admissions. Reports gathered say the move was meant to curtail the high rate […]

The Federal Government has reportedly constituted a 14-man committee to look into the recommendations of the Emeritus Professor Nimi Briggs’ committee concerning the resolution of the lingering ASUU strike. Recall that the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, earlier today met with Pro-Chancellors and Vice-Chancellors of Federal Universities at the National Universities Commission (NUC) Abuja. Minister of […]

Amid the lingering strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities ASUU,the Federal Government through the National Universities Commission has called on qualified Nigerians to apply for the Chevening scholarships, an initiative of the government of the United Kingdom. This was contained in a letter signed by the Deputy Executive Secretary, Administration of the National Universities […]

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) says its members remained resolute to get what public universities need from the Federal Government to survive and compete globally. Prof. Ayo Akinwole, the Chairman of ASUU, University of Ibadan chapter, made the assertions on Monday in Ibadan. Akinwole said that lecturers in public universities in Nigeria have […]

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has outlined steps the government must take to end its six-month-long academic strike. Speaking on Channels Television’s Politics Today monitored by Royal FM, ASUU President, Prof. Emmanuel OSODEKE, said the government must exhibit transparency. The university don added that the government must clearly state its position on the […]

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, during a guided tour of facilities at Ihogbe College in Benin City and other-state owned schools mandated the Ministry of Education to commence the programme to promote enterprise among youths. He added that the school is also preparing special children to take classes with regular students at the resumption of […]

Following the National Executive Council (NEC) meeting of the university lecturers at the union’s headquarters at the University of Abuja over the weekend, the Academic Staff Union of Universities has declared a total and indefinite strike. The union’s President, Professor Emmanuel Osodeke, disclosed the outcome of the NEC meeting in a statement titled, ‘ASUU strikes […]

The need to embrace unity by residents  in any  given community as a prerequisite for meaningful community development  were the submissions of some respondents at the weekend in Shao community in Moro local government area of Kwara state in a chart with Royal Times on the sideline of a public presentation and launch of the […]

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