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JAMB To Stop Using Cyber Cafes For Candidates’ Registration

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said it will stop using cyber cafes for registration of candidates, starting from the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination. JAMB’s Registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, said this on Thursday on the sideline of a meeting with proprietors of Computer-Based Test centres at the University of Lagos. “We are […]

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Buhari Finally Speaks On ASUU Strike, Reveals What He Will Do

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to suspend its on-going industrial action in the interest of the country.Buhari gave the charge on Tuesday during the 3rd Convocation Ceremony of the Alex Ekwueme-Federal University, Ndufu-Alike, Ikwo (AE-FUNAI) Ebonyi. Recall that the ongoing strike declared by the Academic Staff Union of […]

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Sex For Mark: ‘I’m Guilty’ – Ex-OAU Lecturer, Akindele Tells Court

A former lecturer with the Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, Ile Ife, Prof. Richard Iyiola Akindele, has pleaded guilty to sexual harassment charge against him. Iyiola was dragged to court for demanding sex to award marks to one of his students, Monica Osagie. The lecturer changed his plea from ‘not guilty’ to ‘guilty,’ on Monday. The […]

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ASUP Strike: There Is No Going Back, Dutse Tells FG

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) is expected to begin its indefinite nationwide strike today, Wednesday. Usman Dutse, ASUP’s national president, on Tuesday, said the strike became necessary following the failure of the federal government to implement the 2009 and 2017 agreements reached with the union. “We are commencing our strike tomorrow (today) as […]

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JAMB Announces Date For 2019 Registration

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Thursday announced that registration for 2019/ 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) will commence in December. The Head of Media of the Board, Dr Fabian Benjamin, announced this while addressing newsmen during the conduct of promotion exercise for the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), at the board’s Computer […]