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LASU Fires Senior Lecturers For Sexual Assault

The Lagos State University (LASU) on Tuesday confirmed the dismissal of three of its academic staff for sexual harassment and misconduct. The university’s spokesman, Mr Ademola Adekoya, said the institution’s Governing Council took the decision at its 119th Statutory Meeting on Oct 4, as recommended by the Joint Council/Senate (Academic) Disciplinary Committee. Adekoya named the […]

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2018 Polytechnic Ranking: FG Ranked Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro Second

By Musa Adekunle The National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) has ranked Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro as the second best in the country. Masa’udu Kazaure, executive secretary of the board, made this known in Kaduna on Thursday. Kazaure said the Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Imo emerged the best after scoring 85.08 per cent in the assessment of 112 federal, […]

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Drunk Police Officer Kills 2 Colleagues

A drunk police officer shot dead two colleagues in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on Thursday, state-affiliated Fana Broadcasting Corporation report said. The policeman, who fired on his colleagues was also shot dead, Federal Police Commissioner Zeynu Jemal was quoted by Fana as saying. The attacker was intoxicated with alcohol at the time, Zeynu said. […]

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ASUU Condemns FG’s Plan To Increase Tuition Fee In The Public Universities

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has condemned the plan of the Federal Government to increase tuition fees in Public varsities. Making this condemnation is the Ibadan Zone chapter of ASUU while addressing newsmen at the Correspondent’s Chapel Office, Mokola, alleging that the government has concluded arrangement to increase the tuition of fee of […]

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Buhari Mourns Late Sen. Dafinone, Sunny Okogwu

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday condoled with the families of a Second Republic legislator, late Sen. David Dafinone and a renowned entrepreneur and philanthropist, Ojise of Asaba, late Chief Sunny Okogwu, on their death. Buhari, also commiserated with the government and people of Delta, as well as business associates and friends of the deceased. According […]

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NLC, TUC call Off Nationwide Strike

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and the United Labour Congress (ULC), have suspended their warning strike for a new minimum wage. The strike was embarked upon on Sept. 26. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the organised labour had embarked on the strike after a 14-day ultimatum to the […]

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Funke Adedoyin: Gov Ahmed, Atiku Break Silence On The Death Of Kwara Lawmaker

The Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed and former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, have reacted to the death of a member representing Irepodun/Isin/Ekiti/Oke-Ero federal constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. Funke Adedoyin. The lawmaker passed away in Abuja while treating an ailment suspected to be cancer. Governor Ahmed in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Abdulwahab […]