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MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Scores Killed As Soldiers, Boko Haram Clash; Tension As Bandits Attack Again

No fewer than three Nigerian soldiers and 20 Boko Haram insurgents lost their lives on Saturday as the military tried to recapture Maiduguri town, the Borno state capital. Source: Sahara Reporters The insurgents were said to have invaded 777 housing estate, on the outskirts of Maiduguri metropolis around 10: 15 pm on Saturday.

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Scores Killed As Soldiers, Boko Haram Clash; Tension As Bandits Attack Again

EDUCATION

Check Out A State With The Highest Number Of Universities In Nigeria (Photos)

Ogun State is a state in southwestern Nigeria. It was created on the 3rd of February, 1976. It was carved out of the old Western State of Nigeria and named after the Ogun River which runs across it from North to South. The state is strategically located, bordered to the East by Ondo State, in the North by Oyo and Osun States, and in the South by Lagos State and the Atlantic Ocean, and in the West by Republic of Benin.

  1 year ago ago
Check Out A State With The Highest Number Of Universities In Nigeria (Photos)

JUSTICE

Owerri Communities Protest, Accuse Uzodimma, Fed. Varsity Of Land Grabbing

The ever busy Port-Harcourt Express Road, Owerri witnessed temporary gridlock caused by protest staged by the people of Umunebo and Ubokwu communities of Obinze in Owerri west local government area of Imo State. The Obinze communities had accused Vice Chancellor of Federal University of Technology Owerri, Prof. Nnennaya Otti backed by Governor Hope Uzodimma for demolishing properties worth N500 million and selling their only remaining ancestorial land.

  1 year ago ago
Owerri Communities Protest, Accuse Uzodimma, Fed. Varsity Of Land Grabbing

EDUCATION

The Federal Universities That Were Established in 2011

In 2011, under the administration of Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, the federal government approved the establishment of nine new federal universities across the country. The universities were logically located across the six Geo-political zones. Below are the universities, their locations and peculiar facts. 1.

  1 year ago ago
The Federal Universities That Were Established in 2011

EDUCATION

Past and Present Federal University Female VCs in The South-South

In Nigeria, vice chancellors (VC) are the chief executive officers of the universities. This position has largely been dominated by men because few women have got the privilege of heading federal universities in Nigeria. For instance only four women have been opportuned to head federal universities in the South-South geopolitical zone of Nigeria.

  11 months ago ago
Past and Present Federal University Female VCs in The South-South

EDUCATION

If Your UTME Score Is Low, These Are The Options You May Take

It is no longer news that there were massive failures of candidates in the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). A few weeks ago, Professor Ishaq Oloyede who is the Registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) declared that candidates' massive failures would not affect their chances of getting admission to the higher institution of their choice.

  1 year ago ago
If Your UTME Score Is Low, These Are The Options You May Take

EDUCATION

Suspected Cultists Stab UNIPORT Student Moments after Final Exam

University of Port Harcourt UNIPORT is a Federal University Located at Choba, Port Harcourt, Rivers state. On Tuesday August 3, in the University of port Harcourt UNIPORT, moments after a student of the Institution finished writing his final paper and was Jubilating and celebrating with his fellow coursemates, the final year student was reportedly stabbed by suspected cultists.

  1 year ago ago
Suspected Cultists Stab UNIPORT Student Moments after Final Exam

POLITICS

Senator Abba Patrick Moro attends wedding reception of Biola and Tope in Benue

Distinguished Senator Abba Patrick Moro, today, attended the wedding reception of Biola and Tope in Makurdi. The bride is the daughter of the Bursar of Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Mr Emmanuel Timothy Ayan. The Distinguished Senator congratulated the young couple and enjoined them to respect the vow they made to each other until death did them part.

  1 year ago ago
Senator Abba Patrick Moro attends wedding reception of Biola and Tope in Benue

EDUCATION

Jamb 2021/2022: How to increase your chances of gaining admission through Catchment Areas.

photo credit : Google Catchment Area should always be an important consideration for those seeking Admissions this year and would love to increase your chances of being among the lucky ones to be selected by an institution. The fact remains that most Admission seeker are still oblivious of the important role Catchment Areas play in admissions.

  1 year ago ago
Jamb 2021/2022: How to increase your chances of gaining admission through Catchment Areas.

MILITARY

Here's Why Governor Akeredolu Is Right About Terrorists Being Misnamed As Armed Bandits

Image credit: premiumtimesng.com The executive governor of Ondo State Arakunri Rotimi Odunayo Akeredolu has maintained that those who are being referred to as bandits in Zamfara State are terrorists. The governor further spoke on the need to make the country livable to harness the talents of the youths for national growth.

  1 year ago ago
Here's Why Governor Akeredolu Is Right About Terrorists Being Misnamed As Armed Bandits

EDUCATION

Category Of JAMB Candidates That Should Apply For Change Of Course(OPINION)

(Photo credit by myschool) Students with low JAMB Score Shouldn't give up aspiring in their dream course as some Universities can accommodate them. Today in this newsletter, I am going to share the score range for students who wrote the just concluded Universal Tertiary Matriculation Examination(UTME), but end up been disappointed as this year's result is recorded as the poorest.

  1 year ago ago
Category Of JAMB Candidates That Should Apply For Change Of Course(OPINION)

EDUCATION

OPINION: 3 Possible Ways Students Who Scored Low In JAMB Can Secure Admission

If is no longer news that the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) recorded one of the poorest performance in the Computer Based Test conducted in the month of June and most students scored below 200 and even those that crossed 200 did not get up to the score needed to secure admission in the course they applied for.

  1 year ago ago
OPINION: 3 Possible Ways Students Who Scored Low In JAMB Can Secure Admission

POLITICS

Tears as Nigeria Paramount Ruler Dies in His Palace

The Aku Uka of Wukari and Chairman, Taraba State Council of Chiefs, Dr Shekarau Angyu Masa-Ibi, is dead. The traditional ruler died at his palace in Wukari in the early hours of Sunday at the age of 84 years. A titleholder in the palace and an adviser to the Aku Uka said the monarch died in his palace in the early hours of Sunday.

  11 months ago ago
Tears as Nigeria Paramount Ruler Dies in His Palace

EDUCATION

List Of New Chancellors In Nigeria Federal University

The Federal Government has approved the appointment of 42 traditional rulers as chancellor of some federal universities and 27 other individuals as pro-chancellors of some federal universities and inter-university centres. Photo Credit: Goggle Adamu Adamu, who announced this via a statement on Thursday said the decision was in line with the establishment of new Universities and also to replace deceased chancellors.

  1 year ago ago
List Of New Chancellors In Nigeria Federal University

ENTERTAINMENT

Video: Five Amazing Performances From Kingdom, The Winner Of Season 6 Nigerian Idol

It's no doubt that the winner of the Nigerian idol, Season 6 has been amazing from the very first day he stepped his foot in the Nigerian idol. His Performances has been mind blowing and emotional. Kingdom won the hearts of the judges and so many viewers after his first performance in the Nigerian idol.

  1 year ago ago
Video: Five Amazing Performances From Kingdom, The Winner Of Season 6 Nigerian Idol

EDUCATION

ASUU Strike: Congress Holds Across Branches

The ultimatum given to the Federal Government by Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to implement agreements reached expired midnight 31st August 2021 without any tangible action on the part of Federal Government towards acceding to any of their demands. Sequel to this, congresses have been slated to hold across branches starting from today, 1st September 2021 to brief members on status of implementation of Memorandum of Action signed with the Federal Government.

  1 year ago ago
ASUU Strike: Congress Holds Across Branches

EDUCATION

Check Out My Personal Jamb Experience & How I Finally Gained Admission

To Start With,I will like to introduce myself to anyone reading this article.I also hope you gain something from this article after reading it. My name is Damilola George,I am a Mathematics Student Of a Federal University In Nigeria. My Personal Jamb Experience The Joint Admissions & Matriculation Board(Jamb) has proven over the years to be one of the major exams,one has to sit for, so as to gain admission into any tertiary institution in Nigeria.

  1 year ago ago
Check Out My Personal Jamb Experience & How I Finally Gained Admission

EDUCATION

NAFEST 2021: FUOYE pledges support for Ekiti State Government

The Vice-Chancellor Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Prof Abayomi Sunday Fasina has pledged to support the Ekiti State Government to successfully host the upcoming National Festival of Arts and Culture (NAFEST2021) coming up November this year. This declaration was made by the Vice-Chancellor during a support advocacy visit by the Ekiti State Government delegation led by the Honourable Commissioner for Arts, Culture and Tourism, Prof Rasaki Bakare on Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at the Vice Chancellor's Conference room.

  1 year ago ago
NAFEST 2021: FUOYE pledges support for Ekiti State Government

EDUCATION

Final Year Student Inscribed "Cheated In Every Exam" On His Shirt To Write His Last Examination

With the bizarre happenings in our educational system, especially examination malpractice, which generally is a punishable offense, students still engage in the despicable act and even our graduates blatantly boast of it. The is the case of another final year student in the Federal University of Technology Minna (FUTMINNA) who inscribed "cheated in every exam" on his white polo shirt to write his final examination.

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Final Year Student Inscribed

EDUCATION

NUC approves full accreditation for 6 academic programmes at the Federal University, Oye-Ekiti.

The Federal University, Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE) gets the National Universities Commission's (NUC) full accreditation for 6 academic programmes. The Federal University Oye Ekiti founded in 2011 by the federal government of Nigeria, led by President Goodluck Jonathan has been fully accreditated for six academic programmes by The National Universities Commission (NUC).

  1 year ago ago
NUC approves full accreditation for 6 academic programmes at the Federal University, Oye-Ekiti.