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Nigerian lady graduates with First Class in Chemical Engineering after dumping her scholarship in medicine

A Nigerian lady who dumped her scholarship on medicine after three years in a Hungarian school, has shared her excitement of graduating with a...

Final year student of a private university sentenced to 13 years imprisonment for money laundering

A final year student of Business Administration in a private university located in Ondo State, Fisayo Adetoro, was on Thursday, January 23, 2020, found...

Chelsea/Germany defender Rudiger donates $101,000 to support free education in Sierra Leone

Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger has donated $101,000 to help children in Sierra Leone have free education.   Rudiger, born to Sierra Leone parents but born in...

Update: Nigerian professor Chikaodinaka Nwankpa arrested for spending nearly $200k research funds on strippers

Chikaodinaka Nwankpa, a former Drexel University professor in Philadelphia, who spent federal grant money on strippers and made other ‘improper purchases’ has officially been arrested and...

JAMB arrests four agents for fraud

Four agents of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) who sold the ePINS for the ongoing 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME)/Direct Entry (DE) registrations...

Three teachers killed, one abducted as Al Shabaab terrorists attack primary school in Garissa, Kenya

Three primary school teachers were killed and another abducted on Monday, in Garissa as Al Shabaab militants intensified an offensive, mainly targeting towns along...

Against varsity’s pronouncement, ICPC clears embattled FIIRO DG’s PhD

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission has said the acting Director General of the Federal Institute of Industrial Research, Oshodi, Dr...

Ekiti State University workers protest, shut down school over mass retrenchment

Workers of the Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti grounded academic activities at the institution on Monday, December 9th over mass retrenchment in the school.   The institution...

Former Vice Chancellor of University of Agriculture Makurdi, arraigned for N70m fraud

The former Vice Chancellor of University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Prof Emmanuel Kucha has been arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over alleged N70...

#SexFGrades: UNILAG sets up panel encouraging more students to speak out

Following the allegations of sex-for-grades against two of its lecturers, the management of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) has set up a panel to...

AAU final year student allegedly poisoned to death two weeks before graduation

A final year student of Ambrose Alli University in Ekpoma, Edo State died in the early hours of today after reportedly being poisoned to death.   The AAU...

Ghanaian lecturer crying in class after being exposed by BBC in sex for grade scandal

Professor Gyampo, a Ghanaian lecturer implicated in BBC's "sex for grades" exposé, was filmed crying in class in front of his students after the video aired.   Prof....

ABU sacks 16 lecturers over sexual harassment

Authorities of the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) in Zaria, Kaduna State have fired 15 lecturers over offences involving sexual harassment, negligence of duty and...

Discover The University of Dundee

The University of Dundee has been named University of the Year for Student Experience by The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020. The title...

Acadafest 2019: Raising 10M Naira For 20 Tertiary Institution Students As Johnny Drille & Waje Thrill Crowd

Africa’s most preferred smartphone brand TECNO, has once again proven that it is for Nigerians and would continue to push the limits with its...

Meet Representatives of University of Toronto and York University in Lagos on September 28th as they talk about undergraduate admissions and different pathway programs...

On September 28th, 2019, representatives of University of Toronto and York University all the way from Canada will be in Lagos to present a...

It took me over a year to understand my job as Education Minister – Adamu Adamu

Adamu Adamu has revealed that it took him a year and half to understand how the Federal Ministry of Education works after being retained...

AAU lecturers escape death as students disrupt ASUU meeting

Members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma chapter, on Tuesday escaped death by the whiskers after students attacked venue...

Renaming institutions after politicians needless – Samia to Government

Samia Nkrumah Daughter of Ghana’s first President Dr. Kwame Nkrumah has described as a misplaced priority the practice by government to rename public institutions after...

Government’s ‘rambo-style’ renaming of universities inappropriate – Apaak

Deputy Ranking Member on the Education Committee in Parliament, Dr. Clement Apaak Deputy Ranking Member on the Education Committee in Parliament, Dr. Clement Apaak has...

Five soldiers allegedly arrested for gang-raping Adekunle Ajasin University student

Five soldiers attached to the 32 Artillery Brigade of the Nigeria Army in Akure,  have reportedly been arrested over allegation of gang-raping a 300-level student of...

Pupils demonstrate over classroom defecation

Pupils demonstrating against classroom defecation Pupils of Pakro Roman Catholic Primary and Junior High School near Nsawam in the Akuapim South District of the Eastern...

Complementing health education with informal education

Education is not just by formal means but through informal ways as well. With formal education, we go through a system of tuition guided by...

2019 WAEC results; over 74,000 fail English Language

Candidates can now access the results which have been hosted on the WAEC website The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has released the provisional results...

Osun State University Students Protests Arrest By Armed EFCC Officials

Students of Osun State Univeristy took to the streets in the early hours of the day to protest after officials of the Economkic and...

It is discriminatory to expel pregnant schoolgirls -Ekiti state First Lady says

Mrs Bisi Fayemi, the Ekiti State First Lady, has said it is discriminatory to expel pregnant schoolgirls from school while allowing the boys who...

Man narrates how he defeated UNIYO authorities who seized his result for almost 10 years after graduation

A man, who has been in a battle for his result with University of Uyo authorities since he graduated in 2008, finally received his result...

NYSC speaks on alleged Islamisation of Benue camp by its DG, Shuaibu

The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has declared that its Director General, Brigadier General Ibrahim Shuaibu, has no plans to Islamise Corps members in...

Gov. Makinde bans illegal fees in Oyo schools

The Governor of Oyo State, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has placed a ban on illegal fee collections in all primary and secondary schools owned by...

Nigerian Law School calls 866 graduates to Bar

The Nigerian Law School on Tuesday in Abuja called a total of 866 graduates of the school to the Nigerian Bar. Prof. Isa Ciroma, Director-General...

10 Things That Happen To Your Body After You Die

Along with taxes, death is one of the only certainties in this world. Everybody does it and, if you think about it, it's probably a...

NANS issues 48-hour ultimatum to UI over rustication of SUG President

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), Oyo State axis, on Friday issued a 48-hour ultimatum to the management of the University of Ibadan,...

Photos Of LASPOTECH Students On Rampage As They Protest Against Shut Down Of School

Some students of LASPOTECH have reportedly gone on a rampage as they protest against the shut down of the school. Hundreds of Lagos State Polytechnic...

JAMB Candidate Arrested For Paying N10,000 To Upgrade Score

A Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination candidate, Cletus Kokowa, who reportedly hired a syndicate to upgrade his scores from 162 to 206, has been arrested by Nigerian Security...

Kolawole Renee Deborah: Biography & Profile

Kolawole Deborah biography My name is Kolawole Deborah Toluwase, although most people call me Renee. I am a graduate of French language from the university...

UNIZIK Sacks Senior Lecturer For Allegedly Forging His B.Sc Certificate (Photo)

Dr Peter Ekemezie, a senior lecturer at the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Anambra has been sacked.  The governing council of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Anambra, has dismissed...

Plateau University takes actions after suspected herdsmen invaded campus, raped student

The management of the Plateau State University Bokkos has suspended three security operatives of the university for what it described as “negligence of duty”...

JAMB Nabs 19-Year-Old Over Attempt To Increase His UTME Scores

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Monday evening paraded one Adah Eche, a 19-year-old admission seeker who allegedly falsified his Unified Tertiary...

JAMB calls for embargo on creation of new varsities

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has called for an embargo on the creation of new public and private universities in the country. The JAMB...

NYSC: What Gov. Wike told Batch B corps members in Rivers

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, on Thursday said that the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme has contributed immensely to the development of...

NYSC: What Sanwo-Olu told corps members

Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Thursday assured the new Coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in the state of his...

NYSC: What Oyetola told corps members

The Governor of Osun State, Gboyega Oyetola, has described corps members as harbingers of National unity and sustainable peace, adding that the National Youths...

University Of Ibadan Expels 5, Rusticates 16, Discharges 1… Find Out Why

The Central Student Disciplinary Committee, CSDC, of the University of Ibadan, UI, has meted various punishments to 22 erring students of different departments. According to...

University staff forging my signature, collecting money for fake jobs – UNICAL VC

Vice Chancellor of the University of Calabar, (UNICAL), Prof. Zana Akpagu, says they are investigating some staff who are allegedly involved in collecting money...

7 Things Every Corps Member Should Do During NYSC Service Year

There are certain things every corps member should do during their NYSC service year before eventually passing out. These are some of those things. After...

President Buhari announces N208bn for federal universities

President Muhammadu Buhari has announced the approval of a total sum of N208 billion to federal universities for the tackling of infrastructure deficiencies in...

Sex-for-marks: Ekiti State University speaks on scandal involving its lecturer, student

The Management of Ekiti State University,(EKSU), Ado Ekti says it has begun investigations into allegation of sexual misconduct involving one of its lecturers, Dr...

NANS raises alarm over poor state of education in Nigeria

The leadership of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has lamented the poor state of education across the states of the federation. Mr Adeyemi...

NYSC mobilizes 2,250 corps members to Edo for batch B

The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, Edo state Secretariat will receive a total of two thousand two hundred and fifty corps members for the...

Sign polytechnic amendment bill – ASUP begs Buhari

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) on Wednesday appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the Polytechnic Act (Amendment) Bill to address many...

Court fixes date for ruling in suit challenging NAU ASUU election

A High Court sitting in Awka, Anambra State, on Thursday, fixed July 3 for ruling in a suit seeking the removal of the Executive...

Study reveals Alzheimer’s vaccine protected mice from impairment

Researchers have announced the development of a vaccine that may prevent the formation of tau accumulation in the brain, in particular the tau tangles...

Scientists say that “superflares” could threaten Earth one day

Astronomers have been looking at the edges of the Milky Way galaxy have seen some very intense superflares originating from stars. The exact reasons...

DJI RoboMaster S1 crams education and competition inside a robot tank

DJI is perhaps best known for its drones but, at its core, it is a robotics company. It has dabbled in every aspect related...

Pokemon manga ebooks arrive on OverDrive for libraries and schools

For the first time, Pokemon graphic novels will be available through schools and public libraries around the world as ebooks. The content will be...

BREAKING: JAMB announces cut-off mark for 2019 admission

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, on Tuesday approved 160 and above as this year’s national minimum cut-off mark for admission into public...

NYSC announces date for Batch B stream II registration

The management of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, on Tuesday announced the end date for online registration of prospective 2019 batch B stream...

UTME 2019: JAMB releases more 15,490 results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Monday released the results of 15,490 candidates earlier withheld by the board. According to the Nation, the...

2019 UTME: Why some candidates have multiple results – JAMB explains

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says no candidate of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) has more than one result. The board...

Ondo university talks tough ahead of planned resumption, warns students

Students of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, AAUA, in Ondo State have been warned by the institution’s management against breaching the peace on campus upon...

AAUA crisis deepens as NANS counters varsity management on students’ resumption

Following the directive by the management of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, AAUA, Ondo State for students of the institution to resume on Sunday, the...

Bees can associate symbols with numbers say researchers

We all know that some animals are very smart, dogs can be trained to perform impressive tasks, and primates can use sign language, and...

Scientists solve the mystery of a galaxy lacking dark matter

Last year scientific circles were abuzz with reports of a galaxy that was claimed to have no dark matter in it. Current theories hold...

UNIZIK’s new VC talks tough, reveals what he’ll do to non-productive lecturers, others

Prof Charles Esimone, the new Vice Chancellor of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, has assumed office, reading what looked like a riot act to staff...

Harvard researchers create soft robot actuated by air

Researchers from the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) have developed a soft robot that could lead to fully...

Osun Poly crisis: Remain in your parents’ house – Management warns students

The management of Osun State Polytechnic, Iree, has warned all categories of students in the school to remain at home following the closure of...

Study finds these seven metrics predict future heart disease risk

Though it’s impossible to know whether any given person will end up developing cardiovascular disease later in life, there are known factors and lifestyle...

Experiment proves Stephen Hawking black hole prediction was right

Physicists have been working on an experiment in the laboratory that has to do with black holes. The experiment has confirmed that a prediction...

2019 National Spelling Bee: How to watch live video feed, list 12 most challenging words

We’re near the end of the 2019 official Scripps National Spelling Bee, and it’s time to tune in. This world-renowned bee started with 550...

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