video of a man stating that University students of the opposite sex caught holding hands will be flogged, has gone viral.
According to Twitter users, the announcement was made by a staff of Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti (ABUAD). The said man described holding hands as a public display of...
The National Universities Commission, NUC, yesterday claimed that universities in Nigeria could not compete globally because they had undermined quality, character moulding among other virtues. .....
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The Federal Executive Council has approved the establishment of four new private universities in Nigeria. The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, announced the approvals while briefing State House correspondents at the end of the first meeting of the council this year. The new
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Striking Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU) and National Association of Academic Technologists (NAAT), have called on the Federal Government to release N30billion to them as a condition to calling off their industrial...
Nigerian Senate on Tuesday revisited the regulatory conflict between JAMB and Universities in offering admission in Nigeria
The bill was sponsored by Senator Umaru I. Kurfi.
In his argument, the Senate leader, Senator Ahmed Lawan said there is no need for post UTME since we trust the...
All the major non-teaching staff unions of Nigerian public universities have resolved to embark on an indefinite strike from September 11.
The Joint Action Committee, JAC, of Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, SSANU; Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities, NASU; and the...
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The Federal Government has lifted the ban on the controversial post-UTME examinations usually organised by universities in Nigeria for admission seekers after the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME).
Speaking with The Guardian in Abuja, Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu...
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The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Sunday August 13th, 2017 commenced an indefinite strike across the nation. Non-payment of salaries, non-implementation of pension reforms are major reasons why the strike was embarked upon.
As for students, this is another time to spend at home...
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The leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) commenced a crucial meeting Friday evening.
The meeting, taking place at the University of Abuja, will among others determine if the lecturers will proceed on a nationwide strike or not.
The final decision on the strike will...
The National Universities Commission (NUC), has disclosed that it is currently processing over 200 applications for new private universities in the country.
The Executive Secretary of the Commission, Abubakar Rasheed, made this known in Abuja during a meeting with the federal universities’...
The Nigerian government today approved eight new private universities.
The approval was given during the the weekly Federal Executive Council meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari. The 8 approved schools include:
Anchor University, Ayobo, Lagos
Arthur Jarvis Akpabuyo...
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Seven Nigerian universities have collaborated to develop an home-grown anti-plagiarism software designed to check academic fraud.
The universities are: University of Ilorin, Obafemi Awolowo University,Ile-ife, Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin and Covenant University, Ota.
Others are Delta State...
At least 150 undergraduate academic programmes in Nigeria’s public and private universities are unaccredited, Premium Times report.
According to the 2016 accreditation status report by the National Universities Commission (NUC), exclusively obtained by Premium Times, the unaccredited courses...
Webometrics has recently released the openness ranking of World universities for the second half of 2016, within which less than 50 Nigerian universities were included; With Harvard University (USA) coming first in the world as usual.
Openness refers to the total number of pdf files of a...
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To many students in Nigerian universities, the word ‘strike’ is an acquaintance, as it has become part of the academic vocabulary. More so, the word ‘ASUU strike’ is just one of the most used semantics, it keeps occurring in speculation and reality.
While some students have recently stayed...
Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, SSANU yesterday joined in the nation-wide strike organised by the Ayuba Wabba-led faction of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC.
Though, SSANU was in a capacity building workshop for its members and National Executive Council, NEC, meeting with...
The National Universities Commission, NUC has stated that out of the 1.5 million candidates that sit for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination yearly, only 400,000 gain admission to Nigerian universities.
The NUC Executive Secretary, Prof. Julius Okojie said this when the Edo State...
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