BREAKING: NECO Postpones 2020 Exams Indefinitely

The National Examination Council (NECO) has announced the indefinite rescheduling of the ongoing Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination. In a statement released by the Head, Information and Public Relations Division, NECO, Azeez Sani stated that the decision to indefinitely suspend the examination followed the current turn of events in the country. According to the statement, … Continue reading BREAKING: NECO Postpones 2020 Exams Indefinitely

BREAKING: Nigerian Govt Approves Reopening Of Universities, Polytechnics, Others

The federal government has directed the reopening of Universities, Polytechnics and Colleges of Education in the country. Tertiary institution regulatory agencies like the National Universities Commission (NUC), National Commission for Colleges of Education (NCCE) and National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) have also directed tertiary institutions to reopen. The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, … Continue reading BREAKING: Nigerian Govt Approves Reopening Of Universities, Polytechnics, Others

BREAKING: Babalakin Resigns As UNILAG Pro-Chancellor

The Pro-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Dr. Wale Babalakin(SAN), has resigned following alleged disagreement with the Federal Government on the Visitation Panel sent to the university. He said there were too many vested interests in UNILAG matter, who were not approaching the issues objectively. But he said it has come to a stage he … Continue reading BREAKING: Babalakin Resigns As UNILAG Pro-Chancellor

COVID-19: Buhari Govt Gives Updates On Reopening Of Universities

The Nigerian government has said no decision has been taken on the reopening of tertiary institutions in the country. Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, the Minister of State for Education disclosed this during the daily briefing of the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 in Abuja. Nwajiuba, however, said universities would need to get clearance and procedures from the National … Continue reading COVID-19: Buhari Govt Gives Updates On Reopening Of Universities

BREAKING: ASUU, SSANU, NASU Shutdown Lagos State University

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) and the Non Academic Staff Union of Universities have shutdown Lagos State University, (LASU). It was gathered that the VC, Prof. Olanrewaju Fagboun and students were denied entrance into the university premises. The LASU SSANU Chairman, Comrade Oseni Saheed told The … Continue reading BREAKING: ASUU, SSANU, NASU Shutdown Lagos State University

FG Makes U-turn, Says It Is Not Convinced Schools Should Reopen

The federal government says it is not yet convinced that schools should be reopened for academic activities. Minister of state for education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba made the disclosure on Thursday, September 10 at a meeting the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 held in Abuja with the Northern Traditional Leaders Committee (NTLC) on National Primary Health. … Continue reading FG Makes U-turn, Says It Is Not Convinced Schools Should Reopen

BREAKING: Federal Government Okays Reopening Of Schools Across The Nation

The Federal Government says state governments and school administrators should start making preparations for the full reopening of schools in the country. The PUNCH had earlier reported that schools in the country had been shut in March as part of measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease. However, the Federal Government announced the … Continue reading BREAKING: Federal Government Okays Reopening Of Schools Across The Nation

BREAKING: Lagos Schools Reopen September 14, Says Sanwo-Olu

Lagos Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has ordered the reopening of schools in the state from September 14. According to him, tertiary institutions will re-open from September 14 while primary and secondary schools are tentatively billed for re-opening from September 21. The Governor stated these in his COVID-19 briefing on Saturday. “This decision is not cast in … Continue reading BREAKING: Lagos Schools Reopen September 14, Says Sanwo-Olu

Nigerian Student Shows Dignity in Labour, Showcases His Pap Business (Photo/Reactions)

A 100-level Nigerian student, Jimoh John Yakubu, has said that he makes a living and also pays his school feels from making pap. The 21-year-old said that he can make the pap in varieties, giving it different colours and tastes. According to the NOUN student, he is looking towards expanding his business and making his production space … Continue reading Nigerian Student Shows Dignity in Labour, Showcases His Pap Business (Photo/Reactions)

BREAKING: 2020/2021 Post-UTME Screening Commences Sept 7 – JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and heads of all tertiary institutions have agreed to commence the 2020/2021 post- Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) screening on September 7. The board explained the shift in the date of admission processes was to allow students sitting for the 2020 O’ level examinations conducted by the West … Continue reading BREAKING: 2020/2021 Post-UTME Screening Commences Sept 7 – JAMB