UniAbuja VC advises fresh students against social vices

By Usman Shuaibu The Vice –Chancellor of the University of Abuja, Prof. Michael Adikwu, has advised the undergraduates of the University against social vices such as cultism, examination malpractices, truancy as well as extremist in the institution. Adikwu who gave the advice on Saturday at the 2016/ 2017 matriculation ceremony of the university, More...

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By Peoples Daily On Monday, January 16th, 2017
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Kaduna State University gets new Vice Chancellor

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has approved the appointment of Muhammad Tanko as new Vice Chancellor of the Kaduna State University, KASU. Information on the approval is in a statement by Samuel Aruwan, More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, January 16th, 2017
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Nigeria needs more private universities – NUC

The Executive Secretary of the National University Commission, NUC, Abubakar Rasheed, has said that the number of universities in Nigeria was too small given its population. He charged individuals and organisations More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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ICPC stops varsity from extorting money from new students

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, says its intervention stopped exploitation of students by the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta. This is contained in a statement More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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University of Ilorin promotes 583 staff

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, AbdulGaniyu Ambali, has approved the promotion of 583 staff, cutting across all cadres of the institution. This is contained in a memo from the Office of the Registrar, More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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CAN condemns ban on Christian Religious Knowledge in Northern public schools

From Uche Uche, Damaturu. The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN , has condemned the ban on the teaching of Christian religious knowledge in government schools in Yobe state and in some northern states of Nigeria, More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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Ajimobi reopens shut Oyo schools

Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State says Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, will resume academic activities on or before Feb. 1. In a statement issued by Yomi Layinka, the governor’s Special More...

By Peoples Daily On Sunday, January 1st, 2017
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Christian varsity confers honorary doctorate degree on 17 persons

By usman shuaibu The management of Muskegon Christian University based in Uyo, Ikwa Ibom State, has conferred the Honorary Doctorate Degree awards (Horris causa) on seventeen personalities including a businessman More...

By Peoples Daily On Sunday, January 1st, 2017
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FCE (Tech) Gombe expels 29 students over riot

From David Hassan, Gombe The Management and the Academic Board of the Federal College of Education (Tech) Gombe has confirmed the expulsion of 29 students in the college following their involvement in riot. This More...

By Peoples Daily On Sunday, January 1st, 2017
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Ex varsity Don urges Nigerians to Shun Corruption

By Usman Shuaibu. A retired university Don from the University of Abuja, Prof. (Pastor) Ernest Obi Onochie, has urged Nigerians to shun corruption in any society they found themselves. Onochie who made the call More...