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 […]

FCMB launches an educational service for oversea studies to all its various customers

Education will ever remain an enduring legacy in all ages. Perhaps, this is what informed a leading financial service provider, First City Monument Bank (FCMB) on Thursday May 31, 2018 in unveiling a scheme tagged “FCMB Education Advisory Services” This service has been established in ensuring convenient, accessible and affordable education support for its customers […]

Kaduna corps members request the increment of allawee.

As NYSC turns 45 this year, Kaduna Corps members have begged on the Federal Government to increase their monthly allowance of N19, 000. NYSC was established by Decree No. 24 of May, 22, 1973 during the regime of General Yakubu Gowon (Rtd) which is now an Act of Parliament. As it clocks 45 this year, […]