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JAMB Delists 72 CBT Centres over Misconduct


The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board has said it delisted about 72 designated CBT centres. The exam body said the affected centres were engaged in various acts of misconduct during the 2017 Unified Tertiary and Matriculation Examinations held in different parts of the country. Registrar of JAMB, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, made this knownw at a meeting with CBT owners and ...

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Kidnapped UNILORIN Student Forced to Drink Blood


MANAGEMENT of the University of Ilorin has advised students of the institution to be security conscious, saying that a male student of the institution (names withheld) was recently kidnapped by suspected ritualists and forced to drink blood from an unknown source before setting him free. Speaking during student/management interactive programme, organised by the newly elected students union executives in Ilorin ...

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NYSC Members Get Multiple Credit Alerts by Error


The current news update revealed that some Corp members who started receiving their monthly stipends were surprised when they got multiple credit alerts – some up to four times -for October payment. Base on report, for instance, it was learnt that some of those those who passed out last Thursday, November 2, got as much as N164,000 instead of the ...

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Ambode Commissions 13 Blocks of Classrooms in Alimosho

Akinwunmi Ambode, Lagos State Governor

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday said that his administration will stop at nothing to provide the very best of education for every child at all levels, in the State in line with its all inclusive policy. Governor Ambode who spoke simultaneously at the commissioning of several blocks of classrooms and school infrastructures across the State, said the ...

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Kaduna State Govt. Approves the Replacement of Teachers Who Failed Pry 4 Exam


Kaduna State Executive Council has approved the outcome of the primary four teachers’ competency test and directed immediate process for recruiting 25,000 teachers to replace those who failed the examination. The names of the 11,220 out of the 33,000 primary school teachers that passed primary four competency test conducted by Kaduna government has been released. The list was released by ...

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ICPC Begins Persecution of 2 Lecturers for Running Illegal University in Enugu


The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has begun the prosecution of two lecturers for running illegal university in Enugu. The suspects, Prof. Chris Okoro and Mr. Charles Ebue, were arraigned before Justice Mohammed Liman of the Federal High Court, Enugu. They were accused of illegally operating Richmond Open University Ltd in Enugu. They were first charged ...

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UNILAG Withdraws Admission List


The management of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoka, has withdrawn the admission list for candidates who have chosen to study in the university during the 2017/2018 academic session, which it earlier released last week. The development has created palpable tension and anxiety among many parents and candidates, especially those whose names had appeared in the withdrawn list. The candidates, ...

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About 22 Students to Bag First Class as UNIUYO Holds Convocation


No fewer than 22 students are expected to graduate with first class honours at the combined convocation ceremonies of the University of Uyo (UNIUYO), Uyo, Akwa Ibom State this weekend. Addressing reporters at the Council Chambers ahead of the event billed for Saturday, the vice chancellor, Professor Enefiok Essien (SAN), said a total of 8,012 would be awarded certificates, diplomas ...

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