Prof. Ayandiji Aina, Vice-Chancellor, Caleb University, Imota near Lagos, on Tuesday, said that private universities are able to produce many first class because they adhere to their carrying capacity and are quality driven in terms on admission. Aina spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos, in a...
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has confirmed that the Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, applied for an exemption certificate. Mrs Adeyemi Adenike, the NYSC Director of Press, said in a statement in Abuja on Monday, that the scheme would however, investigate the origin of the allegedly forged exemption...
The Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife has sacked Professor Richard Akindele for allegedly demanding sex from Monica Osagie to upgrade her mark. AFRI POST recalls that Richard Akindele, a Professor in the Department of Accounting, in the institution was alleged to have asked a female student for sex in order to...
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A 100 level student of University of Ibadan (UI), Geology Department, during the 2015/16 academic session, Kingsley Chinemerem Anyanwu who was expelled for embarrassing the university and calling the Vice Chancellor, Professor Abel Idowu Olayinka various unprintable names on social media has been pardoned and readmitted The Nation reports that...
Nigerian Government has scrapped Award of HND Certificates by Polytechnics. The decision was reached at the Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday where the approval of a comprehensive reform of Nigeria’s tertiary education system was made. In effect, the award of HND will be limited to only the students currently admitted...
Academic and non-academic activities were on Monday grounded at both campuses of the Benue State University, BSU, in Makurdi, as some students protested against the over 65 per cent hike in school fees for new students. The students blocked all the entrances leading to the university campus along the Makurdi/Gboko...
After 47 days of captivity, the National Council of Women’s Societies (NCWS) on Thursday appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to do everything possible to ensure the release of Leah Sharibu. Mrs Gloria Laraba Shoda, the President, NCWS, said that Leah Sharibu was the only Dapchi schoolgirl yet to be released...
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