Thursday, December 2, 2021

Education

December 1, 2021

Ibadan teachers, parents beaten up at PTA meeting by thugs hired by student

“The mayhem was said to be ignited by the girl’s mother and other accomplices, thereby causing tension in the school…,” said the commissioner.

December 1, 2021

Three Michigan high school students shot dead, eight wounded

“The whole thing lasted five minutes,” Mr McCabe explained.

Michigan High School (Credit: New York Times)
November 30, 2021

60 inmates write NECO examination in Port Harcourt maximum prison

The examination is a gateway for the prisoners to get admitted into various degree programmes at the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN).

NECO
November 30, 2021

Ebonyi govt to establish aeronautics, ICT universities

The State said the aim of the “special universities” was to attract investors and boost the state’s education and the economy.

David Umahi
November 30, 2021

Nigerian graduates must be under oath during, after service: NYSC

“You must allow the oath of NYSC binds on you during the service and after the service year…NYSC puts the nation first,” the NYSC director-general said.

NYSC Corpers used to illustrate the story.
November 29, 2021

Female UNICAL student arrested with 69 wraps of marijuana

A final year student of Science Education, Bassey Eno-Ita, 24, was also arrested with various packets of cigarettes.

November 29, 2021

FCE Gusau: Gov. Matawalle asks police to beef up security after rumoured bandits attack

The governor visited the college for an on-the-spot assessment following rumours that the institution was under attack by bandits.

Bello Matawalle
November 29, 2021

JAMB stops CBT centres from collecting registration fees

JAMB says it will start collecting the N700 registration fee for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) from 2022 to end CBT centres’ extortion.

JAMB Registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede
November 28, 2021

Katsina varsity decries shortage of staff, means of transportation for students, seeks FG’s assistance

The varsity said it was tasking constructing more lecture halls, classrooms, offices, staff residence and hostels for students.

FUDMA Senate building
November 28, 2021

Final year student dies from chest pain complications at BUK hostel: Official

School authorities said prior to her death, the student had visited the new campus clinic on Wednesday and complained of chest pain.