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YABATECH Inaugurates Institute of Petroleum Technology


The Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH) has inaugurated the institute of Petroleum Technology (IPT) to enhance capacity development for the oil and gas sector. Speaking at the unveiling of the institute and inauguration of Board of Trustees, the Rector, Dr Margaret Ladipo said the project, which started in 2013 was in collaboration with Global Maritime West Africa Limited (GMWAL) and ...

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Disquiet Over NICON Insurance Fees, As Schools Resume

Mallam-Adamu-Adamu Minister for Education

As the students in the Nigerian secondary schools are resuming nationwide for the 2017/2018 academic session, a group of parents of students in the Federal Government owned secondary schools across the country under the aegis of Unity Schools Parents Forum has called on the National Insurance Commission to constructively see to the controversy generated by an insurance scheme facilitated by ...

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Lawlessness: ASUU Sanctions University Of Ilorin


The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has sanctioned University of Ilorin (Unilorin) and directed its members to boycott academic and allied activities at the school. ASUU wielded the big stick following what it described as “Unilorin management’s persistent lawless, arbitrariness, violation of human and trade union rights and persecution of loyal members”. No academic staff of the university will ...

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Maintain Clean Environment -Ambode’s Wife Charges Parents


Wife of the governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode has charged parents in the state, to encourage hand-washing among their children, as well as maintain a clean and healthy environment, to prevent them contracting worm infections. She gave the charge at Maryland, lkeja, when she flagged-off the state’s mass de-worming exercise for primary school pupils, organized by the state’s ...

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FG Releases N375m to Feed 700,000 Pupils in 5 States

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

The Federal Government said it had so far released over N375 million toward the implementation of its school feeding programme in five states, this year. Mr Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the Vice-President, made this known in a statement on Sunday in Abuja. Akande said that the release of the amount was meant to feed ...

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Ladoke Akintola University Of Technology Students Storm Governor’s Office To Seek Reopening of Their School

LAUTECH Students Protest

Over 150 students of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomosho, co-owned by Oyo and Osun states stormed Ibadan, Oyo State to agitate the reopening of the higher institution which has been closed for over seven months. The students who were joined by colleagues from other universities around Southwest occupied Ibadan, capital of Oyo state where the school is domiciled, ...

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Primate Ayodele Drops 2017 Shocking Prophecies …Death Of Prominent Professor, Saraki To Survive Political Trials And Many More

Samson Ayodele

*Death of a prominent Professor imminent *Buhari and Osinbajo Will Quarrel *Nigeria Will Build Her First Airplane *Nigeria’ll Start Exporting Farm Produce In 2018 *Saraki Will Survive Political Trials *I foresee the Crashing of an Airplane in Nigeria *A Minister and a Former Governor Will pass away *Nigeria Will Regulate the activities of Social Media Operators In 2017 The Servant ...

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WAEC Withholds 13,488 Results In 2016 GCE


The results of 13,488 private candidates, out of the 172,699 who sat for the 2016 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), have been withheld. Mr Olu Adenipekun, Head of National Office (HNO) of the WAEC, announced this while releasing results of the Nov/Dec diet of the examination on Friday in Lagos. Adenipekun said the results were withheld in connection ...

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Nigerian Breweries Donates Library Facility To Lagos School

Nigerian Breweries Plc on Tuesday donated a fully furnished school library to Randle Avenue Primary School, in the Surulere Local Government Area of Lagos. While commissioning the project, Mr. Nicolaas Vervelde, Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Nigerian Breweries Plc, who was represented by Mr. Kufre Ekanem, the Company’s Corporate Affairs Adviser, explained that the initiative is in line with the ...

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