CBN map out N500m grant for university, polytechnic students

The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has said it will support youths in tertiary institutions with grants to promote entrepreneurship and reduce unemployment. The CBN disclosed this on Wednesday in…

Unizik signs N5b transport deal with Dolphite Ventures & Chinese coy

Prof. Charles Okechukwu Esimone, the Vice Chancellor of Nnamdi Azikiwe University in Awka, Anambra State has, on October 14, 2021, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dolphite Ventures Nig.…

UK awards 50 Nigerians Chevening scholarships

The British Deputy High Commissioner in Lagos, Ben Llewellyn-Jones, has said 50 Nigerians were among the 1,500 awarded the Chevening scholarships from across the world in various UK universities for…

67 ILLEGAL UNIVERSITIES IN NIGERIA -: BY NUC

National Universities Commission (NUC) has published a list of 67 illegal universities in Nigeria. The Executive Secretary, Prof. Abubakar Rasheed signed a public notice on the NUC website. The names…

ASUU to resume strike over FG’s inaction on union demands

The Yola zone of the Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) has called on the public to prevail on the federal and state governments to accede to union’s legitimate demands…

It’s criminal to charge N250k for promotion to professorship -ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, Calabar zone said it has viewed the N250,000 assessment fee for promotion to Professorship as an act of criminality. The Calabar Zone of the…

Niger school plans to sell school to raise N50m for ransom to bandits

The Tanko Salihu Islamic School, Tegina, in Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State, said it has sold part of its land to raise the N50 million ransom that was…

UNICAL officials on trial for demanding bribe to process ex-student’s transcript

The two allegedly demanded a bribe of N110,500 to process documents for a former student. The defendants were caught by the ICPCThe defendants were caught by the ICPC Two officials…

Federal Poly Nasarawa expels 51 students

The Federal Polytechnic Nasarawa in Nasarawa State has expelled 51 students for examination malpractice during the 2019/2020 academic session. This is contained in a statement issued on Wednesday by Malam…

Ignatius Ajuru University suspends Professor over extortion of students

The Ignatius Ajuru University of Education Staff Disciplinary Committee has issued a twelve months suspension without pay to Godwin Olai, a lecturer with the Department of Management with effect from…