JAMB reschedule mock exam, may postponed UTME exam date.

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has postponed the mock examination of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination slated to start from Saturday because of the presidential and National Assembly elections. The board also said on Wednesday it might reschedule the 2019 UTME  if the elections were not concluded. JAMB’s  Head of Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin,  […]

students move against cultism, electoral violence

Thousands of students from the Niger Delta region, on Saturday, marched through major roads in Port Harcourt to sensitise youths to the evil of cultism, electoral violence, vandalism and other social vices in the area and the country at large. The students, who gathered under the aegis of the Niger Delta Students Union Government, explained […]

Seven students sentenced to jail with hard labour over protest

Seven Myanmar students were sentenced to three months in jail with hard labour for burning portraits of officials in protest over campus safety, a student activist said Wednesday, the latest draconian response to rippling discontent with authorities. Those jailed were among dozens enacting a mock funeral on December 28 calling for more security at a […]

JAMB may not extends UTME 2019 registration deadline.

According to him, findings on ground show that the ongoing registration in most of the centres has been seamless. Ndukwe said that the exercise had been satisfactory. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that three major centres were inspected during the tour. I am indeed impressed with what I have been able to see […]

The Reasons behind the Under-performance of Nigerian Universities according to LASU VC

LASU VC bemoans the lackadaisical attitudes towards the state of education in Nigeria. It is satiric knowing that the university of Ibadan in recent times has remained the only tertiary educational institution representing Nigeria in global university ranking. However, though it is ranked as the best in Nigeria, it is the worst in the world. […]

UNILAG Declares a Demurrage of N1000 per Year to Collect Certificate from 2019.

UNILAG announced a demurrage of N1000 for uncollected certificates by graduates after the grace period of six months from the day of graduation. The university on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, in a statement released on its website made opened that the Vice – Chancellor of the University, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe consented to the introduction of […]

SECOND SEMESTER 2014/2015 SESSION (POL. 217)

INSTRUCTION: ANSWER ANY THREE QUESTIONS. TIME ALLOWED: TWO HOURS 1. To the liberals, Marxian Political Economy is highly economics, while to Marxists, Classical Political Economy is vulgar. Identify the major schools of Political Economy and examine the tensions that give them analytical distinctions. 2. How far would it be correct to assert that the difference […]

SECOND SEMESTER 2010/2011 SESSION POL. 217

Instruction: Ans any three questions .TIME ALLOWED: Two(2)I{ours 1 . Discuss Bade onimode’s “Political Economy of the Africa Crisis”‘ with particular emphasis on his contention that African crisis is a crisis of imperialism and underdevelopment 2. Critically analyze any policy issue of your choice using the methodological tools of political economy’ 3(a). Situate and discuss […]

SECOND SEMESTER EXAMINATION 2011/2012 FOUNDATION OF POLITICAL ECONOMY (POL’ 217)

Instruction: Answer any three questions Time: Two (2) hours 1. What is Political Economy? critically discuss the contributions of Adams Smith’ David Ricardo, Karl Marx and V. I. Lenin to the development of Political Economy’ 2. The Communist manifesto is to Marxist Political Economy , what the Bible and Quran are to Christianity and Islam […]

SECOND SEMESTER EXAMINATION 2008/2009 FOUNDATION OF POLITICAL ECONOMY (POL’ 217)

Instruction: Answer any three questions Time: Two (2) hours 1. What is Political Economy? Distinguish between the Economy. classical and Marxist Political economy 2. To what extent can you justify the neo-liberal argument that the state has no business in business in Third World countries? 3. What is Globalization? How has it affected the development […]