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ASUU chairman blasts FG about treating retired lecturers unfairly

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President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Prof Biodun Ogunyemi on Monday lamented the plight of university retirees. Ogunyemi condemned delay in the payment of retirement benefits for the members. He spoke on Monday at the Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU), Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State during ASUU Sensitization Workshop on Implications of

How to check 2019 JAMB result

As the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, releases its 2019 result, many candidates are worried over the accessibility of their respective results. In view of this however, JAMB via its official website ‘’ brought out step by step on how results could be accessed. Below are the instructions: INSTRUCTIONS: PRINTING OF

NECO postpones entrance exams into unity schools

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The National Examinations Council (NECO) has postponed the 2019 National Common Entrance Examination into unity schools to 27 April, 2019. A statement from NECO’s head of informal and public relations, Azeez Sani, said the examination which was initially scheduled for 13 April, was re-scheduled to give states with low registration of

JAMB: NSCDC redeploys 39 personnel to UTME centers


The Niger state command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says it has deployed 39 personnel to provide security for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) in different parts of the State. Mr Phillip Ayuba, State Corps Commandant made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency

JAMB applications down by 4.01 percent – NBS

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The National Bureau of Statistics says the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board JAMB recorded a 4.01% drop in the applications received in 2018. The NBS, in its JAMB Applications and Admitted Candidates by State and Gender within Faculty Data (2017-2018) posted on its website, stated that applications received in 2018

NUC, others propose N823bn tertiary education reform

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Determined to address the shortage of skills and the high unemployment rate in the country, the National University Commission, NUC, along with other stakeholders in the education sector yesterday, proposed N823 billion to reform the nation’s university education system. Director Accreditation, NUC, Dr. Noel Saliu, who made this disclosure in his

ASUU embarks on Indefinite Strike in Taraba State University

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Taraba State University chapter, on Wednesday, resumed indefinite strike to press home its demands. The union had embarked on a strike in 2018 but suspended it when the Taraba government promised to meet its demands which included the payment of earned academic allowances from