NOUN appoints former Army spokesman as faculty member

The National Open University of Nigeria has appointed retired Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman as Faculty member of its Business School. Usman voluntarily bowed out of the Nigerian army as its Director of Public relations on Thursday after more than 35 years of service. A statement issued by the Coordinator of NOUN Business School, Prof. Samaila Mande, … Continue reading NOUN appoints former Army spokesman as faculty member

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Students And Parents Rejoice As ASUU Calls Off Three Months Old Strike

Its a massive relief for parents and students who have had to sit at home for about three months now since November, 2018 when ASUU embarked on its strike action meant to get the government to address matters concerning its members’ welfare. The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), on Thursday agreed to suspend their … Continue reading Students And Parents Rejoice As ASUU Calls Off Three Months Old Strike

Unbelievable! Over 300,000 Candidates Registered For JAMB In One Week

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has registered over 300,000 candidates for its 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination in one week, despite the ongoing strike by ASUU.The Board’s Head, Media and Information, Fabian Benjamin, made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday, in Lagos. Mr Benjamin said this … Continue reading Unbelievable! Over 300,000 Candidates Registered For JAMB In One Week

ASUU strike to continue as meeting with FG ends in deadlock

The constant strike action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities ASUU will continue as the meeting between the leadership of the academic union and the Federal government ended in a deadlock today December 4th. The meeting which held at the Minister of Education , Adamu Adamu 's office, failed to see both parties reach … Continue reading ASUU strike to continue as meeting with FG ends in deadlock

Politicians have used religion to manipulate Nigerians- Wole Soyinka

Professor Wole Soyinka has stated that many Nigerians have had their ideals diluted by their leaders using religion as a weapon. “One way of stopping the bloodbath is to reconfigure the nation. States must be given maximum control over their resources. There are some, who prefer to grow rice, there are others who prefer to … Continue reading Politicians have used religion to manipulate Nigerians- Wole Soyinka

Benue State University student shot dead by cultists over missing trouser

Benue State Police Command has arrested a suspected cultist over the murder of one Oketa Simon, a 300level Mass Communication undergraduate of Benue State University. Simon, also a suspected cultist, was shot dead on November 6, 2018, in a farm opposite Rahama Clinic Logo II Makurdi. The Police arrested 18-year-old Samuel Ochoechi, a non student … Continue reading Benue State University student shot dead by cultists over missing trouser

Two Teenage Schoolgirls Under Pressure After Posting ‘Romantic’ Picture Online.

This is very disturbing, Two junior secondary school students have come under fire online after deciding to share a ‘romantic’ picture of themselves on social media. The unidentified teenage schoolgirls in their uniform took to social media to post a picture of themselves kissing in a classroom as many internet users blasted and criticised them … Continue reading Two Teenage Schoolgirls Under Pressure After Posting ‘Romantic’ Picture Online.

Governor Shettima of Borno begs NYSC members not to seek redeployment from the state

Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima has pleaded with corps members deployed in the state not to seek redeployment, assuring them of his government’s commitment to their welfare and security. He also told them that they are major stakeholders in the task of the development of the state. He made the appeal in Katsina during the … Continue reading Governor Shettima of Borno begs NYSC members not to seek redeployment from the state

Dr. Kachukwu Set To Receive Honorary Citizen Award Of The State Of Georgia

Nigeria Petroleum minister, Dr Emmanuel Ibe Kachukwu is set to receive an honorary Citizen Award of the State of Georgia USA and the Key of the State of South Carolina also in USA on the 25th of October. The letter reads: The Nigerian Oil & Gas Core Strategic Investors Meeting. Wednesday, October 24th, 2018. Atlanta, … Continue reading Dr. Kachukwu Set To Receive Honorary Citizen Award Of The State Of Georgia

Senate Approves Science And Technology University For FCT

The Senate on Thursday approved the establishment of a Science and Technology University for the Federal Capital Territory. It equally stood down the consideration of the report of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on the INEC Act 2010 (Amendment) Bill, 2018. The Senate’s approval of the Science and Technology University for the FCT is … Continue reading Senate Approves Science And Technology University For FCT

Nigerian Artist Who Painted Obama, Honoured By Harvard University (Photo )

Kehinde Wiley, a Nigerian painter, who was commissioned to do a portrait of former United States President Barack Obama, has been honoured with the W.E.B. Du Bois Medal by Harvard University. On Thursday, Kehinde alongside seven others — Florence Ladd, Kenneth Chenault, Shirley Ann Jackson, Pamela Joyner, Bryan Stevenson, Dave Chappelle, and Colin Kaepernick — … Continue reading Nigerian Artist Who Painted Obama, Honoured By Harvard University (Photo )

American University, Introduces A New Course ‘Trumpaganda’ To Examine Trump On Democracy

American students can now get a certificate in ‘Trumpaganda, as the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign begins a course on the subject. According to a report by TheHill.com, students will examine Trump’s “war on facts, press and democracy,” during the eight-week course. The class will be offered through the university’s journalism program. “As a candidate, … Continue reading American University, Introduces A New Course ‘Trumpaganda’ To Examine Trump On Democracy

Ali Nuhu Bags A Doctorate Degree In Entrepreneurship

Nollywood actor Ali Nuhu, has been conferred with a Doctorate Degree in Entrepreneurship and Youth Development. Taking to IG to share the news, He wrote; It is an honor to be conferred with a Doctorate Degree in Entrepreneurship and Youth Development.My appreciation goes to the Management of ISM Adonai University and thank you, everyone, for … Continue reading Ali Nuhu Bags A Doctorate Degree In Entrepreneurship

NYSC Replies Adebayo Shittu says Political Office Not Replacement For NYSC

The National Youth Service Corps has dismissed the claim by the Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, that taking political office had compensated for his deliberate refusal to take part in the compulsory national service. The spokesperson of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC), Adenike Adeyemi, said the minister’s juxtaposition of holding an elective office and … Continue reading NYSC Replies Adebayo Shittu says Political Office Not Replacement For NYSC

High school teacher accused of having sex with students, narrates her story during and after trial

Former high school teacher in Maine found not guilty of having sex with a student said she wants to write a book to share her story with others. The 30-year-old former Kennebunk High School teacher, Jill Lamontagne was first accused of sex charges with a student in 2017. She was acquitted of all charges in … Continue reading High school teacher accused of having sex with students, narrates her story during and after trial

Female Corper Dresses Her Baby In NYSC Uniform For Her Birthday Shoot (Photos)

A serving member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Mrs Ogundipe, has taken to her Instagram page @ewatommie123, to celebrate her daughter’s one-year-old birthday in a very unique way. In the adorable photos which emerged online, the proud mother dressed her child identified as Zahra, in a replica of the NYSC uniform to celebrate … Continue reading Female Corper Dresses Her Baby In NYSC Uniform For Her Birthday Shoot (Photos)

Best Graduating Student Of Afe Babalola University Gets A Brand New Car And Other Packages

It was tears of joy for the best graduating student of Afe-Babalola University medical Pioneer Medical Doctors, Dr. Esther Adaobi Azom as she went home with a brand new car and the sum of N500,000 plus another N250,000 courtesy of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi. Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti, ABUAD, rolled out the … Continue reading Best Graduating Student Of Afe Babalola University Gets A Brand New Car And Other Packages

Indian Billionaire Hires 12 Servants To Serve His Daughter At The University

It's amazing if your father is a Billionaire, you can surely do and undo. This is exactly the case a daughter of an unnamed Indian billionaire, who has been dubbed the “poshest” student in the UK after it was claimed that her family is hiring 12 staff members to help her during her studies at … Continue reading Indian Billionaire Hires 12 Servants To Serve His Daughter At The University

Final year univarsity student commits suicide over girlfriend in Bayelsa

A 22-year-old final year student of the Isaac Jasper Boro college of Education, Sagbama, Bayelsa State, has committed suicide after a misunderstanding with his girlfriend. . According to reports, Comrade Diriyai Prince Daniel drank sniper on Tuesday, September, 4, 2018, after he had a clash with his girlfriend, also a student of the institution, who … Continue reading Final year univarsity student commits suicide over girlfriend in Bayelsa

Chinese Nursery School Hires Sexy Pole Dancers To Welcome Kids Back To School

A nursery school director has been sacked after young children were welcomed on the first day of school by scantily-clad pole dancers. Horrified parents watched as young women took turns spinning around the pole like strippers in front of hundreds of students. The now jobless director, Lai Rong, explained in a lengthy apology that the … Continue reading Chinese Nursery School Hires Sexy Pole Dancers To Welcome Kids Back To School

Finally! JAMB Speaks On Reduction In Cost Of UTME Form

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has said it is not going to reduce the cost of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) for 2019 exercise. In the past few years, the cost has remained at N5,000. But there have been calls for a downward review following a constant remittance of over N7 billion … Continue reading Finally! JAMB Speaks On Reduction In Cost Of UTME Form

Davido goes to NYSC camp…find out which state he will be serving (video)

Davido is in NYSC camp and we are loving how cool he looks in the kits. Ladies and gentlemen, lovers of Davido, we would love for you to see the first photo of your favourite celebrity as he embarks on the mandatory three weeks orientation at NYSC camp. The music star took to his Instagram … Continue reading Davido goes to NYSC camp…find out which state he will be serving (video)

South Korean University renames its IT center after Aisha Buhari

Nigerian first lady, Aisha Buhari who is currently in South Korea has received yet another honour barely 24-hours after she was decorated with a Doctor of Philosophy honour by the Sun Moon University, South Korea. This time, Ajou University in Seuol named their IT center after her. 'I’m overwhelmed today over the good will I … Continue reading South Korean University renames its IT center after Aisha Buhari

Governor Shettima Honours Teenage Boy Who Scored Highest In JAMB With N5m Full Scholarship

The young teenager who scored the highest in 2018 JAMB has been honoured by his Governor and granted full scholarship. Gov. Kashim Shettima on Tuesday honoured Galadima Isreal, Nigeria’s 2018 highest score JAMB candidate with full scholarship to study Electrical Engineering at Covenant University in Ogun state. Israel Galadima from Borno State came first in … Continue reading Governor Shettima Honours Teenage Boy Who Scored Highest In JAMB With N5m Full Scholarship

Protest Rocks Federal University Oye-Ekiti Over Wi-fi, Poor Road, Healthcare

The students marched across the institution on Monday morning demanding improved living and learning services. The protest has disrupted the academic and administrative activities on campus. The students want the management of FUOYE to repair a major access road across the campus, provide Wi-Fi, and improve services at the health centre, reported our correspondent monitoring … Continue reading Protest Rocks Federal University Oye-Ekiti Over Wi-fi, Poor Road, Healthcare

Nigerian Couple Buy A Brand New Car For Their Kid’s Teacher… Who Had Been Taking Bus Daily!

In a beautiful act of kindness, a Nigeria couple decided to gift their daughter’s teacher a brand new car. This was to stop her from entering the bus to work everyday. In a post on IG, the girl’s mother shared a video of the teacher’s shocked but happy reaction to the gift, and wrote: When … Continue reading Nigerian Couple Buy A Brand New Car For Their Kid’s Teacher… Who Had Been Taking Bus Daily!

University Of Maiduguri 1st Female SUG Vice President

History was made in University of Maiduguri earlier this week when Zahirat Galleon, a student in the Faculty of Education achieved the feat of becoming the first female vice president of the student union of the prestigious university for the first time in 43 years since the establishment of the tertiary institution in 1975. Aside … Continue reading University Of Maiduguri 1st Female SUG Vice President