Umahi offers scholarship to 222 best students in 36 states, FCT

Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State is offering one year Scholarships to 222 students from the 36 states of the federation and FCT. The lucky students will be offered admission into various... Read more »

Rivers lecturer gets three months suspension over ‘sexual harassment’

The Captain Elechi Amadi Polytechnic, Port Harcourt said one of its lecturers, Tamunotonye Solomon has been suspended for three months over allegations of sexual harassment of female student. Recall that the lecturer,... Read more »

Lagos to seal schools over failure to resume on Jan 4

The Lagos State Government says it will seal schools that failed to comply with the stipulated academic calendar in the state. The government said the compilation of the names of schools that... Read more »

FG has turned lecturers to farmers, taxi drivers, says ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, on Tuesday, lamented that the Federal Government has turned its members to farmers and taxi drivers. The ASUU accused the Federal Government of a deliberate attempt... Read more »

Strike’ll be indefinite, won’t end until all agreements are fulfilled – ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, Owerri Zone, has threatened a total showdown with the Federal Government over the non-implementation of the 2009 agreement. The union said during a press conference at... Read more »

Kwara Polytechnic expels six HND students over certificate forgery

Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, has expelled six HND students, for submitting fake Diploma certificates to the Institution. A statement issued and signed by a Principal Assistant Registrar, (Academic Matter Board), Mr. Ismail... Read more »

Bandits demand N99m ransom for 61 Baptist worshippers in Kaduna

The abductors of 66 worshippers at the Emmanuel Baptist Church, Kakau Daji, in the Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State, have asked for N99 million as ransom to release the 61... Read more »

Oyo govt suspends 3 teachers over alleged sexual assault on students

Oyo State Government on Friday announced that it has suspended no fewer than three teachers over alleged sexual harassment of students. The three teachers were teaching at Oyo state basic school, Ogbomoso... Read more »

Protesing UNN students shutdown Enugu Campus

Students of the University of Nigeria Nsukka Tuesday staged a peaceful protest inside the Enugu campus of the university over the cut in electricity supply to the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital... Read more »

Yobe govt announces 10% deduction in workers’ salaries to boost education

Yobe State Government has said that 10 percent of workers’ basic salary for November would be deducted as their contribution to education recovery appeal fund. The Commissioner of Home Affairs, Information and... Read more »