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University of Ibadan names Conference Centre after Otunba Subomi Balogun

The University of Ibadan (UI), Nigeria’s premier tertiary institution, has again honoured the Founder of FCMB Group, Otunba (Dr.) Michael Olasubomi Balogun by naming...

I considered ‘A’ as the only grade to have – Adim, FUTO best graduate

What was your educational background prior to your feat in FUTO? I had a very poor beginning in my education, especially from my nursery to...

Ondo SUBEB to complete N7.8bn school projects

The Ondo State Universal Basic Education Board has said that it will build new primary schools and rehabilitate existing ones across the 18 local...

Warri boy who was the best student WAEC and JAMB denied admission

The young boy who went viral after he aced his WEAC with all As and had a very high JAMB score has been denied...

Bill Gates: These 3 books ‘opened a new world for me’

Bill Gates: These 3 books 'opened a new world for me' Bill Gates is an avid reader. The Microsoft co-founder reads every night, has reviewed...

3 Things Candidates Should Know As JAMB Set For 2019 UTME

3 Things Candidates Should Know As JAMB Set For 2019 UTME The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board has announced its readiness for the 2019 Unified...

All State-Owned Tertiary Institutions In Plateau State Now On Strike

All State-Owned Tertiary Institutions In Plateau State Now On Strike Undergraduates studying in Plateau State owned tertiary institutions will have to stay at home for...

Tertiary institutions in Plateau begin indefinite strike

The Joint Union of Plateau State Owned Tertiary Institutions (JUPTI) on Monday embarked on indefinite strike over non-payment of five months salary arrears. The action...

UNICAF scholarship: Apply, study for Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctorate degree

UNICAF offers one of the most generous scholarship programmes available today. With the financial support of UNICAF Scholarships and by utilising the UNICAF state-of-the-art...

Elections will not affect 2019 UTME – JAMB

The Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, Professor Ishaq Oloyede, has said that the 2019 general elections would not affect the board’s...

Over 64 percent candidates passed post-UTME screening –Unilorin DVC

  University of Ilorin says over 64 per cent of the candidates, who sat for its post-Universal Tertiary Matriculation Examination made the cut-off point and...

JAMB speaks on reduction in cost of UTME form

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has said it is not going to reduce the cost of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME)...

AY speaks on Davido’s NYSC registration

Ace Nigerian Comedian, Ayo Makun, popularly known as AY has reacted to the news of Davido registering for one year mandatory National Youth Service...

Akeredolu’s wife donates 400 laptops to pupils

The wife of Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has distributed laptop computers to 400 female secondary school pupils in the state to boost...

NYSC accuses Osun LG chairmen of withholding scheme’s money

The Osun State Coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps, Mr Emmanuel Attah, has accused some local government chairmen of withholding the imprest meant...

Suspected cultists kill former CSO and member of Ibadan Polytechnic Anti-Cultism group

A former Chief Security Officer and member of The Students Forum, an anti-cultism group of the Polytechnic, Ibadan has been killed by suspected cultists Ahmed Olalekan, a...

Ibadan Poly NASU members suspend three-week strike

Members of the Non Academic Staff Union (NASU), The Polytechnic Ibadan, chapter on Tuesday said that they have suspended the three-week-old strike they embarked...

Buhari’s minister Adeosun, NYSC dragged to court over certificate saga

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sued the Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Brigadier-General Sule Kazaure and the NYSC over failure to...

Aisha Buhari Bags Leadership Award In South Korea

Aisha Buhari Bags Leadership Award In South Korea   The wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, was on Tuesday conferred with a World Leadership Award...

House Wole Soyinka Lived In, Turned Into A Museum In OAU

House Wole Soyinka Lived In, Turned Into A Museum In OAU The Management of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife on Monday honoured Prof. Wole Soyinka by...

LAUTECH expels Adeoti, ex-Osun SSG’s son, 3 others, suspends 8

A son of the immediate past Secretary to Osun State Government, Alhaji Mashood Adeoti, AbdulAfeez Adeoti has been expelled from the Ladoke Akintola University...

Chioma speaks on abandoning school for Davido

Davido’s girlfriend, Chioma has reacted to reports that she abandoned her education to be with the OBO crooner. Earlier on Wednesday, the social media was...

FCMB Study abroad exhibition arrives lagos

Applying to schools abroad can get frustrating, tedious and unjustifiably expensive. It’s not surprising that many Nigerians drop off at planning stage for these...

Plateau governor assures corps members of safety

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau on Thursday assured ‎corps members posted to the state of their safety during the service year. Lalong gave the assurance...

#Extortion: JAMB cautions cyber café operators

  The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), on Wednesday, cautioned private cyber cafe operators against extortion of prospective candidates who want to upload their...

Boy, 11, graduates from college and still plans to continue education

An 11-year-old boy graduated from college Saturday – and he's not done with his education. William Maillis walked across the stage at St. Petersburg College in St....

Scientists develop “drifter” devices to help track floodwaters

Scientists from Australia’s Queensland University of Technology (QUT), have developed a series of portable devices, which in the event of a flood, can be...

Lagos: NYSC assures corps members of adequate orientation preparation

The National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) in Lagos State has assured the incoming 2018 Batch “B” corps members of its preparedness for their orientation...

Nigerian students to vie for honours at Microsoft Office competition

Four students from Aduvie International School, Abuja are among the seven students to represent Nigeria at the 2018 Certiport Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) championship,...

Maiden JP Clark conference holds in Lagos

THE first in a series of annual conferences in which the works of celebrated Nigerian writer and scholar, Professor John Pepper Clark-Bekederemo is brought...

Adeosun applied for Exemption Certificate- NYSC

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has confirmed that the Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, applied for an exemption certificate. Mrs Adeyemi Adenike, the...

Ooni, OAU unveils book on Moremi Ajasoro

The Arole Oodua and Ooni Of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II in conjunction with the authorities of the Obafemi Awolowo University(OAU) is...

Falana Said to sue AGF, state AGs over killings

LEGAL luminary, Mr. Femi Falana, weekend, said he would soon institute a suit against Attorney General of the Federation and the state Attorney Generals...

Why Nigerian youths prefer studying abroad

Stakeholders have said the reason why Nigerian youths prefer to study abroad was as a result of decay in the nation’s education system. They spoke...

Even as a professor, I still kneel down to greet my husband – Professor Grace Otinwa

Professor Grace Otinwa is a professor of Exercise Physiology and the immediate past Head of Department, Faculty of Education, University of Lagos. In a...

WAEC speaks on decline in pass rate of 2018 result

The West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) has spoken on the decline in the pass rate of 2018 May/June examinations. The council’s Head of National Office,...

Senate orders investigation over death of female Corper

The Nigerian Senate has ordered investigation into the death and non-treatment of Linda Angela Igwetu, a corps member who was allegedly shot dead by...

University of Dundee gives £5000 merit Scholarship available

Having been recently ranked 3rd for Law in Guardian 2019 UK ranking and currently ranked 23rd in the Good University UK Guide 2019, the...

Academic city college, Ghana to partner Nigerian companies for manpower development

The President of Academic City College; a private University in Accra, Ghana, Dr. Fred McBagonluri has said training and manpower development will be the...

Corps members allowance: NYSC explains reason for payment delay

Corps members allowance: NYSC explains reason for payment delay THE National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) on Friday, blamed the delay in payment of corps members’ personal...

#JAMB: Buhari approves N133m for acquisition of CBT facility

The Federal Executive Council (FEC), presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday approved N133 million for the purchase of infrastructure and pieces of...

JAMB registrar Ishaq Oloyede reveals only 25% scored above 200

Professor Ishaq Oloyede, the registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has revealed that just 25% of the students who took the...

Unilorin nominated for 2018 tertiary institution website award

The University of Ilorin, Kwara, has been nominated for the 2018 Award of “Best Tertiary Institution website/Portal’’ Category. Dr Folaranmi Olowoleni, Registrar of the institution,...

NYSC CDS Groups : All You Need To Know , What CDS Group To Join

NYSC CDS stands for National Youth Service corps community Development Service, which  starts right From The Orientation Camp. Its an important part of the...

Teenage cultists threaten peace, dare the law at public secondary schools

Looking forlorn and weak, Miss Lillian Friday, a 16-year-old pupil of Community Secondary School, Otuoke in the Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa State,...

NUC warns Nigerians – Beware, these universities are illegal

Nigerians have been advised not to patronise 58 illegal universities operating across the country. The warning was issued by the National Universities Commission (NUC) on...

Any leader who can’t perform should get out of office – Obasanjo at LASU

Nigeria’s former President, Olusegun Obasanjo on Tuesday said any leader who cannot perform in office by providing leadership should get out of office. Obasanjo, who...

WAEC Begins 2nd Registration For Private Candidates

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says registration for the second series of private candidates for the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE)...

JAMB Pays N1 Billion To CBT Centres for 2018

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has paid about N1 billion to owners of Computer-Based Test (CBT) centres nationwide for their...

Convocation: 42 UNICAL Graduates Bag First Class Degrees

The University of Calabar (UNICAL) says 42 graduates will be awarded First Class degrees out of the 11,807 that will graduate during its 31st...

Osun Govt seals OAU over tax debt

Officials of the Osun State Internal Revenue Service on Wednesday stormed the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, and sealed the main gate and the administrative...

Obasanjo To Chair LASU 22nd Convocation Lecture

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo is to chair the 22nd Convocation Lecture of the Lagos State University (LASU) as the institution plans students’ graduation for...

LASU Introduces International Students’ Identity Card

Lagos State University (LASU) says it has introduced an International Student Identity Card (ISIC) to serve as a valid proof of identification for its...

Savage! Harvard University uses Nigeria as a case study of a failed African country (Photo)

Once again. Nigeria has been ‘disgraced’ internationally after Harvard University gave to its students an assignment in which Nigeria was used as a case...

FUT Minna appoints 5 professors, promote 19 associate professors

The authorities of the Federal University of Technology, Minna, on Monday announced the promotion of five professors and 19 associate professors in the institution. The...

NYSC ANNOUNCES 2018 BATCH A ORIENTATION DATE; TO POST CORPS MEMBERS TO FARMS

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) says it will include farming and crop production as part of the one year primary assignment for corps...

Osun State University To Implement ‘No-Work-No-Pay Policy Against Striking NASU Members

The Governing Council of the University of Osun says it will implement the ` no-work-no-pay’’ policy against striking members of its Non Academic Staff...

JAMB withholds 111,981 UTME results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board on Tuesday said the results of 111,981 candidates who sat for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination had...

Rant_367: Osogbo NEPA vs Osogbo rain

Rant is a series of strong emotion writings from Akingbade Ademide, a university undergraduate from the University of the State of Osun (Uniosun). The computer science prodigy...

JAMB speaks on delay in final batch of 2018 UTME results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) is expected to release the second batch of the results for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination...

2018 UTME : Candidate emerges with ‘highest’ score

Another candidate of the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), Ibukun Oduntan, has emerged ‘best candidate’ in the results released so far. Our Correspondence recalls...

Few Reasons Why Bitcoin is a big deal for small businesses

In November 2013, a then 23-year-old named Adam Welsh walked into a Subway restaurant in Pennsylvania and bought a chicken bacon ranch sandwich; not...

UNIZIK Commences Production Of Plastic Items

The Department of Industrial Production Engineering of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka in Anambra has commenced production of six plastics items including cups, bowls...

Sperm Count Greatly Affected By Chemicals In Routinely Used Products – Study

A study has shown that chemicals found in a variety of routinely used consumer products may be contributing to the substantial drop in sperm...

Undergraduate Arraigned For Stealing Lips Stick At Supermarket

A Female undergraduate in a University, Imo State, Southeast Nigeria, Geo Nina, 25, has been arrested and arraigned before a Lagos Magistrate Court for...

I Went To Hustle After I Lost My School Fees To MMM -Missing UNIOSUN Student Reappears After 2 Weeks

Yemi Olaniyan, a final year student of Accounting at the Osun State University, whose family said he disappeared from the Ojodu Police Station in...

JAMB 2018: Check Your UTME Results

With the ongoing UTME exams, Jamb has directed candidates who have taken the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) to visit the board’s website...

TOO BAD: ‘83% Of Candidates Fail 2018 WASSCE’

The West African Examination Council has announced the results of the first series of the new diet of the West African Senior School Certificate...

UTME 2018: JAMB Directs Candidates To Check Results Online

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has directed candidates who have taken the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) to visit the board’s...

New study on sexuality: There’s no such thing as totally “straight”

We don't agree with this study. Trust some people to try to force their opinion on others. Read below and tell us what you...

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