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I stole to raise money to feature Davido or Runtown in my music – FCE Akoka student

A 23-year-old Federal College of Education (Technical) Akoka student, Dare Williams, has been arrested by the police for snatching a vehicle from a service driver on the night of Monday, 21 December. Dare who was arrested alongside his 18-year-old friend Bethel Chukwuocha, said he committed the crime because he was desperate to feature […]

Prospective JAMB candidates are to link their applications to their NIN – NIMC

Prospective candidates of the 2021 UTME will have to link their applications to their National Identification Number (NIN). This is coming after the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and the National Identification and Management Commission (NIMC) entered into a partnership to have the NIN as part of JAMB’s registration […]

19-year-old UNILORIN student allegedly commits suicide after losing N300m to forex

19-year-old Gbenga Favour Olaoye-Akanbi, a 300-level student of the Department of Agriculture, University of Ilorin, has reportedly committed suicide after losing N300 million to forex trading Gbenga took the drastic move after he was allegedly duped by a forex trader, Eseka Chuckwutem Gospel (ECG). He was found dead on Sunday, December 20, 2020, after […]

FG admits decline in learning and standard of education in the country

The Federal Government has admitted that the standard of education in the country is declining and called on education administrators to wake up to their responsibilities. The Minister of Education, Alhaji Adamu Adamu made this known on Thursday at the commissioning of seven various projects at the Federal College of Education, Yola. He frowned at […]

2020 FG Bilateral Education Agreement (BEA) Scholarship Awards To Study Overseas

The Honourable Minister of Education (HME), Mallam Adamu Adamu, hereby invites interested and qualified Nigerians to participate in the 2020/2021 Nomination computer Based Test (CBT) for the Federal Government Scholarship Awards. Application Deadline: Friday 11th December 2020 by 11:59 PM. Eligible Countries: Nigeria Type: Undergraduate & Postgraduate Eligible Field Of Study:  Undergraduate level […]

Fed Poly Bauchi announces orientation and matriculation ceremony for 2019/2020 session

This is to invite all staff, students particular newly admitted and registered, parents/guardians, and the general public to the 2019/2020 Students Orientation and Matriculation Programme/Ceremony scheduled as follows: Orientation Programme Date: 9th, 10th, & 11th December 2020  Time: 9:00 am daily Venue: 510 Seats Hall, FPTB Matriculation Ceremony Date: Saturday 12th […]

Disabled persons association protest non-inclusion in teachers recruitment exercise (video)

Members of the disabled person association, Oyo state chapter were photographed protesting at the state secretariats Agodi, Ibadan against the non-inclusion of their members in the recent teacher’s recruitment exercise. The protesters can be seen carrying signboards with various inscriptions as they chanted solidarity songs against the recruitment.

Imo state government seals off Eastern palm university hours to matriculation

The Hope Uzodimma led government has sealed off the eastern palm university, Ogboko Imo state, barely 24 hours to its matriculation ceremony that was slated to hold on Saturday, 5 December. The university which was built by former Governor Rochas Okorocha in his hometown Ogboko, during his administration, is said to have been established […]

NECO threatens to cancel candidates results over allegations of malpractice

The National Examinations Council (NECO) has vowed to cancel the entire results of candidates in the Fabian Kings and Queens International School, Kabala West, Kaduna, if allegations of malpractice levelled against the candidates, is true. The examination body in a statement on Monday, December 7 reacted to an investigative report by Signature […]

WhatsApp Launches 3 New Functions. What Are They, and How Do You Activate Them?

To close the year with a flourish, WhatsApp launches three new functions. Which are? Features include wallpapers, animated World Health Organization (WHO) stickers , and a search enhancement tool. 1. Custom wallpapers As you read it, the most used instant messaging platform in the world revealed on its blog that now you can have personalized backgrounds for […]

FUTO Lecturer Prof. Emeka Emmanuel Oguzie named among the world’s best scientists

Professor of Chemistry, Emeka Emmanuel Oguzie of the Federal University of Technology Owerri (FUTO) has been named among the world’s best scientists. Prof. E. E. Oguzie, who is one of the few from an African-based institution, was selected from a US-based Stanford University report recently released, which represents barely the top […]

NANS honours YABATECH Rector

National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) South-West zone recently presented the 2020 NANS South-West Outstanding Personality Distinguished Award to the Rector, Yaba College of Technology (Yabatech), Engr. Obafemi Omokungbe as an Icon of Education Development. The 8-man delegation led by the Chairman, NANS JCC Lagos State, Comrade Abdulquowiyy Busari, noted […]

Nigeria is the 14th largest producer of tomatoes in the world, second in Africa – NIHORT

The Executive Director of the National Horticultural Research Institute (NIHORT), Dr. Abayomi Olaniyan has said that Nigeria is the world’s 14th largest producer of tomatoes, finishing second in the continent. Despite producing 2.3 million metric tonnes of tomato annually, current national demand is estimated to be slightly higher at 3 […]

NASU laments over delay in conclusive negotiations with the federal government

The Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU) has expressed concerns over the inconclusive renegotiations between the federal government and unions in tertiary institutions. While addressing the National Executive Council (NEC) meeting on Wednesday, National President of NASU, Makolo Hassan, encouraged the federal government to prevail on the renegotiation committees to come […]

NKST School of Midwifery, Mkar Sale of Admission Forms into Basic Midwifery Course, For the 2020/2021 Academic Session

School of Midwifery Mkar announces sale of admission forms into Basic Midwifery course, for the 2020/2021 academic session.  Purchase of forms is by payment of N10,000.00 (Ten Thousand Naira) only into the school account Zenith: 1012119562, Account Name: School Of Midwifery Mkar and presentation of bank receipt at the bursary department of […]

2021 Go Overseas Grand Scholarships for International Students – Ireland Go Overseas is helping students turn their ambition into achievement with the help of this funding programme. This scholarship opportunity will help facilitate students to determine what fits their skills and interests by learning more about career choices. The Go Overseas […]

ZMT DAAD Scholarship For African Students – Germany 2020

Call for DAAD Scholarship applications 2021/2022 for scholars from Sub-Sahara Africa with ZMT on topics of “Adaptation of marine socio-ecological systems to changing environments.  The scholarships will be granted by the DAAD and are funded by the Graduate School Scholarship Programme (GSSP). ZMT will make a preselection and nominates successful applicants […]

Delta State Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education schedule of broadcast for Teleclass

Delta State Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education has released the schedule of broadcast for the ministry’s open distance learning radio and television programme, ‘teleclass’, meant to complement normal learning in schools for the month of November 2020. The programme is packaged by the Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education, […]