Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Education

January 30, 2023

2023 UTME: 445,081 register as JAMB targets 1.8 million candidates

The board said it had made provision for the registration of 100,000 candidates per day, but so far registers 60,000 per day.

JAMB registration center
January 30, 2023

JAMB makes personal email compulsory for 2023 UTME registration

The board said the latest advisory would help to transmit urgent and vital communication to candidates cheaply and efficiently.

JAMB
January 30, 2023

Landgrabbers invade Lagos school, chase away students, destroy property

The about 40 hoodlums were said to have chased the boarding pupils from their hostels and broke the school fence and destroyed the gate.

Shalom Group of Schools
January 30, 2023

Nigeria’s Wikimedia groups donate educational audiovisual material to U.I, UNILAG

A total of 100 Nigerian oral histories and 20 audiovisual recordings of Yoruba indigenous work were donated to both higher institutions.

Wikimedia
January 30, 2023

Uduak Inyang-Udoh appointed acting rector for YABATECH

Until his appointment, Mr Inyang-Udoh, a Chief Lecturer in the Department of Quantity Surveying, was the Deputy Rector (Administration).

Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH)
January 30, 2023

UNILORIN resorts to virtual classes over transportation challenges

“We have also developed a virtual class schedule for courses with class sizes of about 1,000, 3,000, and 5,000 students, using the large capacity zoom licences.”

Unilorin gate
January 30, 2023

PVC: NANS wants all tertiary institutions shut down until after elections

The association stressed that the shutdown would allow students to obtain their PVCs.

PVC and NANS logo
January 30, 2023

TETFund provides development in public tertiary institutions: COEASU

“Our colleges would have suffered terribly without the intervention of TETFund,” he stated.

January 30, 2023

Nekede poly furious with student claiming she graduated using God’s help, private parts

The yet-to-be identified female student had gloated on TikTok that she graduated with the help of God and private parts.

Federal Polytechnic Nekede
January 29, 2023

Taliban: Afghan girls no longer allowed to write university entrance exam

Last month, the Taliban prohibited women from working in foreign organisations and prevented them from attending universities “until further notice.”

Afghan women