Education

How can you stay safe from the allegations of plagiarism in your thesis?

Plagiarism is a serious issue in the academic world. You should know that you will face serious consequences if plagiarism is found in your thesis or any other document. This post will tell you all about the best ways to help you stay safe from plagiarism allegations. Before we talk about the best ways to […]

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NECO Releases 2021 SSCE Results, Blacklists Four Supervisors

NECO has released the results of the 2021 Senior School Certificate Examinations (External) and blacklisted four supervisors due to poor supervision. The Registrar of NECO, Professor Dantani Ibrahim Wushishi, while releasing the results at its Headquarters in Minna, explained that a total of 47,916 candidates registered for the examinations. According to him, the number of […]

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FUTA lecturers join ASUU strike

The Federal University of Technology, Akure, FUTA, chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has formally joined the ongoing strike announced by the association’s national body. Prof. Yinka Awopetu, the chairman of the union in FUTA disclosed this on Wednesday after the union’s congress whi h was held at the school’s premises. According […]

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Bayelsa varsity lecturers join one-month ASUU strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities at the Niger Delta University, Bayelsa State, on Wednesday, joined the one-month warning strike declared by the national leadership of the union. This was contained in a resolution issued on Wednesday evening after an emergency meeting of the ASUU-NDU held at the university auditorium on Wilberforce Island. The resolution […]

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FG appoints principal officers for four new tertiary institutions

In line with extant rules, the Federal Government has announced the appointment of principal officers for the four newly established universities in the country. The Federal Ministry of Education made the announcement in a statement to newsmen in Abuja on Tuesday through its Director, Press and Public Relations, Mr Ben Goong. According to the statement, […]

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Sanwo-Olu appoints Dr Olaleye as LASUSTECH VC

No admission for LASUSTECH yet – VC The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Friday, appointed Dr. Oluremi Olaleye as the acting Vice-Chancellor of the Lagos State University of Science and Technology  (LASUSTECH)  formerly known as Lagos State Polytechnic  (LASPOTECH), Ikorodu. Dr. Olaleye was the Rector of the Polytechnic before it was changed from its […]

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Imo College of Education workers protest, demand removal of provost

Staff of the Imo State College of Education, Ihitte Uboma Local Government Area of Imo State, have staged a peaceful protest, demanding the removal of the College Provost, Boniface Ashiegbu. The protesters, who displayed placards with various inscriptions, stormed the state secretariat office of the Imo State Commissioner for Education, in Owerri, to register their […]

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JAMB releases new date for commencement of UTME, DE registration

The Joint Admission and Matriculations Board, JAMB says the 2022/23 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination( UTME) and Direct Entry (DE) Registrations will now commence Saturday, February 19th and end on the 26th of March 2022. The board had earlier scheduled the exercise for February 12, 2022. However, in a notice on Tuesday, JAMB said the postponement […]

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UNIBEN management denies alleged protest over death of student

Authorities of the University of Benin (UNIBEN), have denied a report that students of the institution staged a protest over the death of their colleague due to negligence after he was taken to hospital. The University, in a statement issued on Monday in Benin by its Public Relations Officer, Dr Benedicta Ehanire, said the alleged […]

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REVEALED: Why Accidents Persist at Adekunle Ajasin University

At least three people were reportedly killed at the main entrance of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, in a crash involving a heavy truck. FIJ learned that Akiniyi Michael, one of the victims of the accident which happened on Thursday evening, had graduated in 2017. Sources in the school said the accident was one of three […]

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LASU pleads with Bella Shmurda to come back and complete his degree programme

The Lagos State University (LASU), has urged sensational singer, Akinbiyi Abiola Ahmed, professionally known Bella Shmurda to return to the institution to complete his degree programme.. Recall that the artiste had in a tweet ahead of his birthday revealed that he dropped out of school because he failed some courses. However, the 25-yr-old Far Away […]

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Obi urges govt to invest in education to tackle banditry, terrorism

Ex-Governor Peter Obi of Anambra has called for more investment in the education sector as a measure against insecurity and poverty. “With investment in education, the issues of insecurity and poverty will be greatly reduced,” said Mr Obi on Tuesday in a message to mark the 2022 International Day of Education. Mr Obi, according to […]

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JAMB announces date for 2022 UTME, DE registration

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board on Monday announced that the registration for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination and the Direct Entry examination will commence by February 12, 2022. The board made this known in its weekly bulletin released by its Director of Public Relations, Dr. Fabian Benjamin. In the timeline of events attached to […]

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Fire guts UNICAL hostel hall

A fire broke out in Room 115, Hall 6 of the Malabor Republic of the University of Calabar dorms. According to eyewitnesses, the fire occurred Thursday evening at 7.30 p.m. According to some of the pupils at the dormitory, the fire started due to an electrical failure. According to Omagu Paul, the Director of Welfare […]

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Sanwo-Olu reinstates suspended LASU registrar

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has reinstated the suspended Registrar of the Lagos State University, LASU, Mr Olayinka Amuni. A statement on Thursday night by the spokesman of LASU, Mr Ademola Adekoya, said Amuni would resume office on February 1, this year. “The Governor of Lagos State and Visitor to the Lagos State University, […]

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Secondary school graduates like Buhari should not be Nigerian president again: Femi Gbajabiamila

Secondary school graduates like President Muhammadu Buhari should no longer be allowed to run for president again in Nigeria, says Femi Gbajabiamila, the speaker of the House of Representatives. “As we have reduced the age for eligibility to contest those offices, so also, we should increase the minimum educational requirement. It will be another step […]

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Ondo govt warns heads of schools against illegal levies

Ondo State government on Monday warned headteachers in public schools against imposing illegal levies on students. This was contained in a statement issued and signed by the Commissioner for Education Science and Technology Ondo State, Hon. Olufemi Agagu said that reports reaching the ministry were that some elements in government schools were collecting money from […]

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Those kidnapped are not our students – Plateau Poly

The Plateau State Polytechnic, Heipang, Barkin Ladi local government area, has denied the ongoing rumour that two of its students were abducted on Wednesday night. In a phone conversation with Vanguard in Jos, the institution’s Public Relations Officer, Matthew Dokotri, explained that there was an incident that is being investigated by the police, but those […]

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Benue State Kick Starts 2022 With U18 Tournament For Girls

Hope rises for kids in Benue State whose ambition is to take basketball as a profession as the Benue State Basketball Association has concluded plans for the 2022 u-18 Girls Tournament. The three day event starts on Thursday, 13th, January at the basketball court inside the Aper Aku Stadium, Makurdi. This initiative tagged “Catch them […]

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