Monday, May 17, 2021


May 15, 2021

JUST IN: JAMB extends UTME, DE registration, cites NIN problems

Mr Oloyede said the extension of the date was necessitated by the challenges experienced by candidates in the ongoing 2021 UTME registration exercise.

May 15, 2021

Kidnapped Plateau varsity student released

The victim entered the kidnappers’ car and they took the N3,000 in his pocket and cleared the money in his bank account.

May 13, 2021

Benue Kidnap: Traumatised varsity student narrates ordeal

On April 25, at about 10:30 p.m., Mr Salifu had, after lectures, left the class to where he parked his car. No sooner had he begun to drive than some men waved him down.

Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi (FUAM), Benue State
May 12, 2021

Bayelsa teachers accuse Gov. Diri of short-changing them

“The promotions in the past eight years have been merely cosmetic and have no financial implication on the monthly take-home pay, and that is what this governor has addressed, but we have not

Gov Douye Diri
May 10, 2021

College staff reinstated after ‘showing remorse’ over forgery, sexual harassment

The provost refused to mention the names of the six reinstated staff.

Kwara College of Education, Ilorin
May 10, 2021

2021 UTME mock exam slips ready: JAMB

JAMB also disclosed that 845,517 candidates had registered for the 2021 UTME and 38,886 candidates for Direct Entry as of Sunday, May 9.

May 6, 2021

FCT schools are safe, says director

The director said the secretariat has strengthened its surveillance with strict adherence to security tips.

School children reading used to illustrate the story.
May 6, 2021

UGM abduct varsity students in Abia

The number and identity of the abducted students was still being ascertained by authorities.

May 6, 2021

Senate passes Nigeria Steel University Bill

“This university, if and when established, will definitely provide the necessary and needed manpower for the steel industry in our country.”

Lawan and Adamu Adamu
May 6, 2021

Despite mass failure fears, 2020 WAEC results better than previous years

“We didn’t ask the examiners to mark the candidates up in view of the COVID-19 pandemic. WAEC, as an examining body, cannot lower its standards,” Mr Ojijeogu asserted.

Students writing WAEC