Categories Archives: Education

Angry Pupils, Teachers Shutdown Jalingo.

The capital of Taraba state, Jalingo came to a halt as commercial activities were suspended when angry teachers and aggrieved primary school pupils staged a protest against the non payment of salaries of the teachers. Major streets were blocked for hours ...

Delta NUT Reiterate Desire To Continue Strike.

The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), has declared that only officials of its Delta State Wing Executive Council, SWEC can call off or suspend the strike action embarked on by teachers of both primary and Secondary schools. This was declared by Comrade Iku ...

Kano State Government Approves N37m for UTME Forms.

The government of Kano state led by Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has approved the sum of N37 million which is to be used for the purchase and distribution of Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination forms to 5,000 prospective candidates in the state. This inf ...

MAPOLY Upgraded To MKO Abiola University.

The Moshood Abiola Polytechnic Abeokuta, Ogun State has been upgraded to university. It will henceforth be called Moshood Abiola University of University of Science and Technology, Abeokuta. The State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun signed the bill upgr ...

JAMB To Conduct Mock Exams.

In a bid to prepare accordingly for the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME), the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has stated that they will organize mock exams to gauge their preparedness. The information was given via t ...

WAEC Sued Over Seizure of Students’ Results.

The West African Examination Council (WAEC), has been sued over the seizure of the May/June 2015 SSCE results of students of Christ National Model College, Ido, Ibadan. Counsel to the plaintiff, Mrs. Elizabeth Shittu had approached the Federal High Court, ...

JAMB Reveals Modus Operandi for 2017 Exam.

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB has spoken about its readiness to conduct the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, promising that the exercise is going to be free and fair with no hitches. This was disclosed by Sunday ...

UNIOSUN To Expel 4000 Students.

4,000 students are to be expelled from the Osun State University, UNIOSUN, Osogbo as announced by the management of the institution. This was contained in a statement which was signed by Gafar Shitu, the Acting Registrar of the institution said that any s ...

NECO Releases Nov/Dec SSCE Results.

The National Examinations Council, (NECO), on Tuesday released the results of the 2016 November/December Senior School Certificate Examinations, (SSCE). Prof. Charles Uwakwe, the Registrar and Chief Executive of NECO, disclosed this during a press brief w ...

JAMB Reveals Fake Websites Duping Nigerians.

The body responsible for examinations into higher institutions in the country, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), bemoaned the recent upsurge in the activities of fraudsters who build fake websites and dupe unsuspecting members of the pu ...