Category Archives: Education

ASUU Suspends Strike, Directs Lecturers To Resume Today.

The Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities, ASUU, has officially suspended its one month, six days strike till end of October for government to fulfill its pledges.   The union directed university lecturers to resume duty from today, Tuesday. The suspension of the strike was announced

ASUU Strike Takes Positive Turn (See New Development)

The ongoing ASUU strike which has lasted for about a month might be coming to an end this week as the group is considering the offers made by the government. The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) may call off its one-month old strike this

Student Threatens To Sue Jamb For Withholding His Result 

16-year-old Bayelsa State student, Nengimote Loko, has threatened to sue the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board over the alleged seizure of his May 2017 examinations result conducted by the board.   Loko is a former pupil of Nembe National Grammar School, Bayelsa. The pupil is

Poly Ibadan Expels 32 Students, Dismisses 2 Staff For Misconduct

No fewer than thirty-two students of The Polytechnic Ibadan have been expelled for violating various academic rules in the institution, Gltrends learnt. In addition to the expelled students, two members of staff of the institution have also been dismissed for various offences. Registral of the

ASUU Strike: No End In Sight

Hope that the strike action embarked upon by Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, is about to come to an end appears dashed as congresses of universities met across the country to deliberate on the recent agreements reached between the leadership of the union and

ASUU STRIKE : Accept FG’s Offer – Students Beg Lecturers 

The National Association of Nigerian Students has appealed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities to accept the offers made by the Federal Government and to call off the ongoing strike.The Federal Government’s team dialoguing with ASUU had agreed to set-up a seven-man joint committee

ASUU Strike: Finally, Lecturers reach agreement with Nigerian government

The striking university lecturers, ASUU, have agreed to consider federal government’s offer and suspend their strike.The agreement comes after 12 hours, 30 minutes of a closed door meeting between ASUU and a government delegation in Abuja.The leadership of ASUU, however, said though it accepted the

Breaking!!! SSANU, NASU, NAAT Declare Total, Indefinite Strike

The three non-academic staff unions in public universities namely the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, SSANU; Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities, NASU; and the National Association of Academic Technologists, NAAT, have declared an indefinite strike starting on Monday, September 11th. This development comes two weeks

See List Of 23 Universities That Set Jamb Cut-off Mark at 120

At least 23 Nigerian universities have adopted the 120 cut-off mark recently introduced by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB. The universities, mostly private, are among the 168 universities in Nigeria whose cut-off marks were released in a document PREMIUM TIMES obtained from JAMB

ASUU Strike: FG To Disburse N23bn To ASUU Next Week

Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, has disclosed that the Federal Government has made arrangement to release the sum of N23 billion to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). He made this known while speaking on Tuesday before the Senate Committee on Tertiary Institutions and

 ASUU Declares Indefinite Strike From 14th August

Following the outcome of the referendum meeting held Sunday afternoon in Abuja by the union leaders, the Academic staff Union of Universities has declared an indefinite strike from Monday 14th August 2017. This the Union leader says is to persuade the Federal government to meet

Important Notice to UNILAG Final Year & Extra Year Students

This is to inform final year and extra year students, who have any of the above-mentioned GST courses as an outstanding course(s) to graduate, to write a letter through their Heads of Department to the Director, Centre for General Studies (GST), indicating the GST course(s)