Chibok girls graduate from American high school

Two Chibok girls, Debbie and Grace have graduated from a high school in Washington DC, United States of America. The girls, simply known by their first names, graduated after completing junior year (11th grade) and senior year (12th grade) at a prestigious private international school in the Washington metro area.

Two Chibok girls, Debbie and Grace have graduated from a high school in Washington DC, United States of America. The girls, simply known by their first names, graduated after completing junior year (11th grade) and senior year (12th grade) at a prestigious private international school in the Washington metro area. This was disclosed in a […]

Exam Malpractice and JAMB’s Futile Attempt to Tarnish Igbo Image

The just concluded examinations (UTME) conducted by JAMB on prospective candidates into universities has unfortunately become another tool in the hands of federal institutions under the APC administration to continue to attempt to humiliate Ndigbo in every area of their success in order to futilely make them appear as villains rather than as the victims of a jaundiced system maturing into a malignant cancerous entity.

Exam Malpractice and JAMB’s Futile Attempt to Tarnish Igbo Image

By Jude Ndukwe The just concluded examinations (UTME) conducted by JAMB on prospective candidates into universities has unfortunately become another tool in the hands of federal institutions under the APC administration to continue to attempt to humiliate Ndigbo in every area of their success in order to futilely make them appear as villains rather than […]

200 IDPs register for UTME, WAEC, NECO in Edo

200 IDPs register for UTME, WAEC, NECO in Edo

No fewer than 200 students at the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp in Edo, have registered for the 2017 basic public examinations, including the University Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The Camp Coordinator, Mr Solomon Folorunsho, made this known on Tuesday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ohogua, Ovia North-East Local […]

Nigerian Universities: FG suspends FUTA, FUNAAB VCs

The Federal Government on Thursday suspended the embattled Vice Chancellor, Federal University of Technology, Prof. Adebiyi Daramola and his counterpart at the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Prof. Olusola Oyewole.

The Federal Government on Thursday suspended the embattled Vice Chancellor, Federal University of Technology, Prof. Adebiyi Daramola and his counterpart at the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Prof. Olusola Oyewole. A letter signed by the Acting Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Education, Dr. Hussaini Adamu, noted that the duo was suspended in connection with their […]

Auchi Rector Warns Lecturers Extortion

Auchi Rector Warns Lecturers Extortion

The Acting Rector of Federal Polytechnic Auchi, Edo, Dr. Sanusi Jimah, has warned that lecturers caught extorting money from students would be sanctioned. The rector said this at the weekend in Auchi during the 35th matriculation ceremony of the institution. Jimah said that the warning became imperative due to the complaint by students that some […]

65 IDPs to write UTME in Edo

No fewer than 65 Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) students who graduated from the IDPs’ camp secondary school in Edo state  are to write the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) conducted by Joint Admission and Matriculation Board this year. The Coordinator of the camp, Pastor Solomon Folorusho, disclosed this on Monday while speaking with journalists on […]

Ebonyi State: Five principals demoted for aiding examination malpractices

Ebonyi State: Five principals demoted for aiding examination malpractices

Five principals in public secondary schools in Ebonyi State have been demoted to classroom teachers for allegedly aiding examination malpractices in their schools. The Commissioner for Education, Prof. John Eke, disclosed this to newsmen on Friday while monitoring the 2017 West African Senior School Certificate Examination. The demotion of the principals followed reports of their conduct […]

JAMB to abolish CBT, plans new centres for the blind

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it is shutting down computer based testing mode of conducting matriculation examinations due to low computer literacy level of candidates across the country. Speaking at the opening ceremony of Strategic Planning Retreat on Monitoring and Supervision of 2017 UTME in Kaduna, JAMB registrar Is-haq Oloyede also said […]

Expel students with less than 0.5 CGPA – Buhari tells Uni. Chancellors

Expel students with less than 0.5 CGPA – Buhari tells Uni. Chancellors

President Muhammadu Buhari has advised vice chancellors of universities to expel students with less than 0.5 cumulative grade point average (CGPA). Speaking on Sunday at the 31st convocation of the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT), Buhari said such students should not be allowed to loiter around in higher institutions. Buhari, who was represented by Anthony […]

Why parents send their children to school abroad – Oshiomhole

Why parents send their children to school abroad – Oshiomhole

A former Governor of Edo State, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has said that uncertainty about the year of graduation from the nation’s higher institutions forced parents to send their children abroad for educational pursuit. Oshiomhole said this at Edo University, Iyamho during the celebration of the maiden founder’s day of the institution. He said that part […]

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