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EDUCATION

Zaria Attack: ABU And Other Higher Institutions Should Apply These 4 Measures To Safeguard Lives

Reports reaching us has confirmed an attack in Samaru, Zaria by bandits. The incident which occurred in the early hours of 27 August 2021 led to the abduction of several persons. It should be noted that Samaru houses several tertiary institutions including ABU main campus, College of Leather Technology, and College Of Aviation.

  9 months ago ago
Zaria Attack: ABU And Other Higher Institutions Should Apply These 4 Measures To Safeguard Lives

SOCIETY

They were arrested in Ahmadu Bello University after kidnapping two lecturers successfully

Three people have been arrested after they kidnapped two lecturers in the Ahmadu Bello University of Zaria.Abubakar Aliyu, Abubakar Yakubu and Isaa Kabiru were arrested after having allegedly kidnapped two lecturers in the university.According to the suspects, they confessed that they decided to do so because they do not like the vice chancellor.

  1 year ago ago
They were arrested in Ahmadu Bello University after kidnapping two lecturers successfully

EDUCATION

Campus Bicycle-sharing kicks off in ABU

Transportation is one of the vital needs of a student. In higher institutions, Students have to move from one place to another i.e from their lodges to their departments or classes and vice versa, and this may be remote. Trekking may be exhausting and hence the student may not get the most out of the lectures.

  11 months ago ago
Campus Bicycle-sharing kicks off in ABU

SOCIETY

Governor's Aide Opens up as Serious Hunger Looms Over Nigerian State

If nothing fast and drastic is done in Taraba, the state will experience a serious shortage of food resulting in massive hunger. This is coming on the heels of widespread claims that most civil servants in Taraba state have been working for about 7 months without receiving salaries.

  10 months ago ago
Governor's Aide Opens up as Serious Hunger Looms Over Nigerian State

JUSTICE

Asuu Chairman: Looming strike is Still a Speculation And Conditional

The Asuu Chairman, Abu chapter has disclosed that the looming strike which the union wants to embark on, is still speculation, and only conditional, depending on the outcome of the meeting between its member and the federal government this week. Professor Nasiru Rabiu, the chairman of Àbu Asuu branch, in a press conference with the representatives of the mass communication department Abu Zaria, said the FG has failed in keeping to the promises it made to the union which led to the suspension of the nine months strikes on December 23 last year, among which include:

  7 months ago ago
Asuu Chairman: Looming strike is Still a Speculation And Conditional

CULTURE

Check Out What a Photographer Did That Got People Asking For His Location

Nigerians are talented there's no doubt about it. See what a photographer named Prince Abu did that got people asking for his address. The guy took a picture of a lady hawking pepper. It's so rare seeing someone hawking pepper in such attire but there's motive behind the pictures which is best known to the photographer and the beautiful lady in the picture.Photo credit: Prince Abu(The photographer)

  11 months ago ago
Check Out What a Photographer Did That Got People Asking For His Location

SOCIETY

Robbers attack ABU hostel and cart away with students valuables

ICSA, which is one of the popular male hostels in the Great Ahmad Bello University, Zaria, was invaded in the early hours of Saturday morning by raiders. From the gatherings made from various eye-witnesses who spoke; the thieves gained access to the hostel through the back fence around 3am.

  1 year ago ago
Robbers attack ABU hostel and cart away with students valuables

EDUCATION

Check Out The Best Northern Universities In The Latest Scientific Index Ranking

Only sixteen universities from Northern Nigeria are among the top fifty institutions that made the 2021 edition of Scientific Index ranking of higher institutions. The best among them is Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria. ABU is also the oldest degree awarding institution in the region.

  8 months ago ago
Check Out The Best Northern Universities In The Latest Scientific Index Ranking

EDUCATION

Ahmadu Bello University releases security guidelines

Ahmadu Bello University(ABU), Zaria, releases security tips for students on campus. Insecurity is one of the bedeviling challenges Nigerians are facing spreading across all parts of the nation bringing about a fall in living as people go about with their hearts in their mouths.

  10 months ago ago
Ahmadu Bello University releases security guidelines

EDUCATION

"Thank You Mum And Dad," ABU Student Pens Down Message Of Gratitude As He Bags A Double Degree

It's the dream of many students to study overseas in one of the best universities. A student of Ahmadu Bello University Zaria identified as Aliyu Kasimu has taken to Facebook to pen down a message of gratitude to his parents, friends, and well-wishers after he bagged a double degree in Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and Central South University, China.

  11 months ago ago

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Gumi playing his part to curb insecurity -Irabor; Military confirms killing Abu

Gumi playing his part to curb insecurity, the military won't stop him — Chief of Defence Staff Irabor It is quite true that a lot of people have pushed for the arrest of the controversial Islamic scholar Ahmad Gumi but Nigeria's Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor has said that Gumi should not be hated because he is playing his part to tame the menace of insecurity in the country and would not be stopped by the military.

  7 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Gumi playing his part to curb insecurity -Irabor; Military confirms killing Abu

JUSTICE

Jungle Justice: the plight of Okada riders and motorcycle snatchers

"Get busy living or get busy dying.” — Stephen King. Today, on my way to work, we could not pass through the popular Abu King Shuluwa Way in Wurukum, Makurdi, Benue State. The smoke on that way was so thick and gloomy.

  11 months ago ago
Jungle Justice: the plight of Okada riders and motorcycle snatchers

EDUCATION

ABU To Hold AFAS Week, President Gives Highlight Of Event

The Fine Art department, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria is set to hold its Association of Fine Arts Students week between 11-16th October, 2021. In an interview chat with the president of the association, he disclosed that the AFAS week comprises of lots of activities and amongst it, is the artwork exhibition which is the highlight of the week.

  7 months ago ago
ABU To Hold AFAS Week, President Gives Highlight Of Event

ENTERTAINMENT

BBNAIJA: Meet The Only Male Housemate Who He's Still An Undergraduate

On Saturday, the much awaited Big Brother Naija season 6 - 'Shine Ya Eye' kick-started, with the anchor of the thrilling entertaining reality TV show, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu decked in a neatly tailored white outfit. The build-up to this year’s version, began with the reunion show for last year’s Lockdown edition contestants and at the moment, fans are already excited to witness the intrigues and dramas that would emerge during this year's show, especially from the activities and characters of the housemates.

  10 months ago ago
BBNAIJA: Meet The Only Male Housemate Who He's Still An Undergraduate

EDUCATION

Ahmadu Bello University Gets New Registrar and Bursar

Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, Kaduna State gets a new Registrar and Bursar. This was after the approval of Rabiu Samaila as the substantive registrar of the institution and Mohammed-Bello Gurin as the new bursar by the Governing Council after a Joint Council/Senate meeting on Friday.

  8 months ago ago
Ahmadu Bello University Gets New Registrar and Bursar

SOCIETY

How 2 Thieves Attacked ABU Students In A Hostel, Snatched iPhone 11 And Other Items.

Yesterday Friday 21st March 2021 was a day where some students were attacked by thieves inside their hostel in Ahmadu Bello University Zaria. This incident occured in the Night around 3:OO Am.The students lamented that the thieves used excessive force to broke the door, collected iphone 11 and other phones.

  1 year ago ago
How 2 Thieves Attacked ABU Students In A Hostel, Snatched iPhone 11 And Other Items.

ENTERTAINMENT

BBNAIJA: I had my first Sexual Encounter with a Prostitute-Sammie Reveals

Samuel Alifa AKA Sammie of the Big Brother Naija Season 6 has gone ahead to reveal that he had his first sexual Encounter with a Prostitute. Sammie, the 26 year old final year student of ABU, while Speaking with Angel in the House had said he was Deflowered by a Prostitute.

  10 months ago ago
BBNAIJA: I had my first Sexual Encounter with a Prostitute-Sammie Reveals

EDUCATION

Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) will begin courses in islamic banking

Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, will offer courses in islamic economics, banking and finance for new undergraduates and postgraduates. Prof. Muhammad-Nasir Maiturare of the University, said this statement during a session organized by the school with the International Institute of Islamic Thought. Maiturare, who was the chairman of the occasion, said the session came at a time when the university was reviewing its curriculum, adding that this would enhance the economy of Nigeria.

  9 months ago ago
Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) will begin courses in islamic banking

MILITARY

The death toll from a plane disaster in the Philippines has risen to 50.

“Apart from eyewitness reports, we are also seeking for recordings, such as radio communication recordings between the pilot and the control tower,” said the investigator. Arevalo stated that the military had secured the accident scene and that they would work to guarantee that militants on the island did not interfere with search and rescue operations.

  10 months ago ago
The death toll from a plane disaster in the Philippines has risen to 50.

HEALTH

What you should know about Professor Ibrahim Abubakar who was recently appointed as a Dean in London

Recently, a Nigerian Professor of Infectious Epidemiology was appointed as the Dean for Faculty of Population Health Sciences of University College, London (UCL). Professor Ibrahim Abubakar is the director of UCL Institute for Global Health.He is a trained doctor from Ahmadu Bello University (ABU).

  1 year ago ago
What you should know about Professor Ibrahim Abubakar who was recently appointed as a Dean in London