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Covid-19: BABCOCK Varsity Charges Students N25,000 For Test

2 days ago Victor Adeola 0
As part of measure to curtail the spread of the Coronavirus among the students, BABCOCK University Ilishan-Remo has asked students resuming for the first semester of the 2020/2021 academic session to come with N25,000 for a COVID-19 test. They are also to resume with their personal safety kits – including an infrared thermometer (for those Read More

WASSCE: WAEC Reveals When 2020 Results Will Be Released

3 days ago Dammylink 0
The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has said it will release the results of the just concluded West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) within 45. The examination ended on Saturday nationwide and in other four West African member countries of WAEC – Ghana, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Gambia. A total of 1,459,463 students Read More

BREAKING: Ekiti Reopens Schools Sept 21

3 days ago Dammylink 0
Ekiti state governor, Fayemi has disclosed that all schools in Ekiti will be reopen from September 21, 2020. The governor made this known in a widely broadcast that as from October 2nd, 2020 all tertiary institutions could start opening depending on there readiness. Details later…. Read More

Malpractice: Appeal Court Orders University To Reinstate 300L Student

3 weeks ago Victor Adeola 0
The Jos Division of the Court of Appeal, sitting in Jos, has upheld the decision of the Federal High Court, Bauchi, which nullified the expulsion of a 300 Level student of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi and ordered his reinstatement. The university had approached the appellate court to challenge the decision of the lower Read More

JUST IN: UNILAG Acting VC, Soyombo Steps Down

4 weeks ago Dammylink 0
The acting Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Prof Omololu Soyombo has finally stepped down. This is coming after the Federal Government on Friday directed that the VC, who was appointed by the University Senate, resigns with immediate effect. However, Soyombo, in a statement on Saturday, said it was necessary he did so because the Read More

BREAKING: 7 Students Writing WAEC Test Positive For Covid-19 In Gombe

4 weeks ago Alonge Yakubu 0
As Nigerian Students particularly those in exiting secondary have resumped for their final year exams, seven students of Government Girls Secondary School, Doma, Gombe state, have tested positive for COVID-19. The federal government had permitted schools to reopen partially on August 4 for graduating classes to write their examinations. Speaking on Wednesday, Habu Dahiru, commissioner Read More

NECO To Install CCTV Camera In All Centres

1 month ago Ogunsuyi Roland 0
The National Examination Council (NECO) has revealed plans to adopt new measures to check examination malpractices by installing CCTV special cameras in all its examination centres, even as the staff would sign oath of allegiance. The exam body made the revelation as it unveiled the examinations’ timetable yesterday. The registrar of the council, Professor Godswill Read More

Edo Guber: Ize-Iyamu Knocks Obaseki Over Reduction Of State University Funds

1 month ago Ogunsuyi Roland 0
As Edo residents keep preparing for hitch free election in the forthcoming gubernatorial polls, the All Progressives Congress, APC, candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has condemned the cut in funds allocated to the Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma by the Obaseki-led government. He says the underfunding of the institution has had disastrous effects on its ability to Read More

WASSCE: Parents Protest As Lagos School Asks Candidates To Lodge In Hotel

1 month ago Femi Olasunkanmi 0
Members of Parents Teachers Association, PTA, Grace High School, Gbagada, Lagos, have protested the school’s directives that students, who are preparing for the forthcoming West African Senior School Certificate Examination, WASSCE, lodge in hotels to meet up with the timing of the exam. The protest took place in the early hours of Monday, with protesting Read More

UTME 2020: JAMB Shifts Admission Date Due To SSCE

1 month ago Dammylink 0
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has shifted the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (post-UTME) screening for the 2020 admission processes to 7 September, 2020 in Universities, Polytechnics and Colleges of Education in the country. JAMB Registrar, Professor Ishaq Oloyede, revealed this on Monday after a consultative virtual meeting with vice chancellors, rectors, and provosts Read More