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UNIOSUN Shuts Down Over Alleged Lawlessness of Staff Unions

The management of Osun State University, (UNIOSUN) Osogbo, has shut down the institution over what it described as lawlessness and endangering of students lives by some staff unions in the school. In a statement signed by the Registrar and Secretary to Council, Mr Gafar Adebayo

FUTA Students Cry Out Over Police Harassment

The students of Federal University of Technology Akure, FUTA, Ondo State, raised an alarm yesterday over the infringement of their fundamental human rights by the Nigeria Police Force. The Concern for Human Rights(CHR) president, David Belele explained how officers in the state have been harassing

House Of Reps Asks JAMB to Reduce Cost of Application Forms

Members of the House of Representatives have asked the Federal Ministry of Education to cut the cost of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) application forms by 50%. Similarly the House members equally asked the Federal Ministry of Education to equally ensure that the cost

Herdsmen Destroy Unilorin’s Multimillion Naira Research Farms

The Vice – Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem, has raised the alarm over the destruction of the institution’ s multi – million naira research and training farms by cattle belonging to unidentified herdsmen. PUNCH correspondent gathered on Monday that , following

Strange snake swallows N36 million cash in JAMB office

A mystery snake is said to have sneaked into the accounts office of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, in Makurdi, the Benue State capital and made away with N36 million cash. Before now, JAMB candidates purchased scratch cards from JAMB state offices and

6 Advantages Of HND Over BSC You Should Know

Here are the 6 reasons why the polytechnic student has advantage over his university counterpart. All polytechnic graduates also have an edge when you consider some factors carefully listed below: 1. Affordable school fees: The average and common tuition fee charged by most of the polytechnic

BREAKING: ASUU suspends strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has announced a conditional suspension of its strike action. The ASUU President, Prof Biodun Ogunyemi, announced this in Abuja late on Monday. Details later…

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