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NYSC Extends Registration of 2018 Batch A ‘Stream II’

The management of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has extended the registration of the Batch A stream II prospective Corps Members. The scheme had March 25, 2018, notified prospective corps members that registration portal will be open from Monday, March 26, 2018, and will close on Sunday, April 8, …

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University of Ibadan To Expel 328 Students Over Poor Academic Performance

The management of the University of Ibadan has said that it will expel about 328 students for what it called ‘shameful academic results’ in the recently concluded 2016/2017 academic session. Vice Chancellor of the institution, Professor Idowu Olayinka, in a statement on Wednesday, however, blamed the situation on the absence …

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7.4m pupils are benefiting from our school feeding programme – VP, Yemi Osinbajo

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, says at least 7.4 million pupils are benefitting from the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme (NHGSFP) of the Federal Government.   Osinbajo who was represented by Boss Mustapha, Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF), made the disclosure at a National Symposium on NHGSFP on Friday in Abuja. …

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Photos: Corps member escapes death by electrocution a week after surviving motor accident

A Corps member escaped electrocution a week after surviving motor accident at Njaba river, along Onisha Expressway. According to the survivor, Nwalozie Wisdom, the bus spinned around twice and landed inside a drainage. “Join me and thank the almighty God again i survived electrocution L T line while working today nearly …

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JAMB 2018: Second Batch of 2018 UTME Results To Be Released Today

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) is expected to release the second batch of the results for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) today, Tuesday, March 20. The board’s Head of Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, confirmed to Nigerian Tribune that the Board held a crucial meeting on Monday …

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So Sad… UNILAG Fresh graduate scheduled to go for NYSC in a few weeks time dies in UCH allegedly due to negligence from hospital staff

A Facebook user, Enoch B. Godson, has taken to his page to call out the management of the University College Hospital in Ibadan, Oyo state after one of his dear friends, Oluwaseun Ezekiel, died in the hospital due to alleged negligence of staff and failing infrastructure in the hospital.   …

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Varsities non teaching staff call off strike after 3 months

ABUJA – FULL administrative activities are set to commence in the nation’s public universities as non teaching staff in the nation’s universities have called of their over three months old strike. The non-teaching staff of Nigerian universities operating under three unions, namely, the Non Academic Staff Union of Universities, NASU, …

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JAMB: See Steps On How To Check UTME Results

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, is currently conducting the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME. Candidates are sitting for the exam across the country. The exercise which began on Friday March 9 will end March 17 2018. Below are requirements and steps on how to check your result. …

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JAMB 2018: Candidates Can Track Their Admission Using CAPS – Prof. Is-haq Oloyede

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, on Wednesday made clarifications on university admissions for candidates.   Registrar of the Board, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede said this in a chat with journalists on Wednesday in Abuja.   Oloyede stressed that the board has since concluded the 2017 admissions into tertiary institutions. …

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JAMB 2018: Striking NASU Threatens To Disrupt Exam

The striking Non-Teaching Staff of the Nigerian Universities has threatened to disrupt the 2018 Joint Admission and Matriculation Board’s (JAMB) Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), set to hold from March 9.   Mr Samson Ugwoke, Chairman, Joint Action Committee (JAC), Non-Teaching Staff of the Nigerian Universities, made the threat at …

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