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May 24,2017 4:49 am Bayelsa State chapter of the Nigeria Union Teachers (NUT) yesterday called off its strike. It directed primary school teachers to resume academic activities. The union said it stopped the strike, following the release...

By Joseph Okafor on May 24th, 2017

April 4, 2017Agency Report The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Ibadan (UI) Chapter, has declared a one-week warning strike over illegal pension deductions, fractional salary payments and non-payment of supervision...

By Joseph Okafor on Apr 4th, 2017

April 4,2017 The House of Representatives has urged the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB to extend the one month deadline given to applicants for the 2017 UTME exercise by at least another month to create more space for...

By Joseph Okafor on Apr 4th, 2017

April 4, 2017 The West African Examination Council, WAEC, has confirmed that computers, vital documents and 10 offices of the control department were destroyed by Tuesday’s fire at its Kaduna zonal office. The council however said examination...

By Joseph Okafor on Apr 4th, 2017

March 30,2017 The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has faulted a report that it had dumped the Computer-Based Test (CBT) mode for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME. The board restated its determination...

By Joseph Okafor on Mar 30th, 2017

March 29, 2017 The Federal College of Education (Technical), Potiskum, Yobe State Chapter has embarked on an indefinite strike over the non -payment of outstanding allowances and other demands from the College Management. It was gathered...

By Joseph Okafor on Mar 29th, 2017

More students of Queens College are said to be visiting hospital on daily basis following the outbreak of diarrhea in the school. It would be recalled that many pupils of the school had taken ill after eating spaghetti and water said...

By Joseph Okafor on Mar 27th, 2017

March 24, 2017 The Ahmadu Bełlo University, ABU, Zaria has said it would not release information on the controversy surrounding the academic certificate Dino Melaye, the All Progressives Congress senator representing Kogi West District,...

By Joseph Okafor on Mar 24th, 2017

University lecturers have warned of “consequential damage to public university education in Nigeria” if the federal government does not stop the slash in lecturers’ salaries. The lecturers, members of the Academic Staff Union of...

By Joseph Okafor on Mar 20th, 2017

Bwari (FCT) – The Joint Admission and Matriculations Board (JAMB) says it will begin the sale of the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) forms on March 20. Dr Fabian Benjamin, JAMB’s Head of Public Relations made...

By Joseph Okafor on Mar 13th, 2017