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Ambassador Gambari seeks more funds for INEC to conduct free, fair elections

A former United Nations under-secretary, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, at the weekend, urged the Federal Government to empower the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct a free and fair elections in 2019.

Governor Fayose asks federal government to invest more in university education

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has called on the Federal Government to invest more in university education in Nigeria.

Official: University of Jos awards first class degrees in error to 29 students

Dean of Faculty of Law, University of Jos (UNIJOS), Prof. Dakas C. Dakas, has said that the University had awarded First Class degree in error to about 20 graduands.

University of Jos erroneously awards first class degrees to graduands

Nearly 20 graduands from the Department of Law at the University of Jos have been erroneously awarded First Class degrees by the university.

Lagos government promises to make LASU best university

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Thursday says the state remains committed toward making the Lagos State University (LASU) the best in global ranking.

Court grants Senator Jonah Jang bail

A High Court sitting in Jos, the Plateau State capital, has granted bail to the former governor of Plateau State, Jonah Jang, and another accused person.

42 University of Calabar graduates bag First Class degrees

The University of Calabar (UNICAL) says 42 graduates will be awarded First Class degrees out of the 11,807 that will graduate during its 31st convocation ceremony on May 12.

University of Lagos honorary degree not for sale – Professor Ogundipe

Vice Chancellor of University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoka, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, has told moneybags and politicians that honorary degree of the institution is not for sale to the highest bidder.

University of Maiduguri records high enrollment despite Boko Haram insurgency – VC

The Vice Chancellor of the University of Maiduguri, Abubakar Njodi, said over 36,000 undergraduate students recently applied to be admitted into the institution despite the Boko Haram insurgency affecting the state.

78 graduate with First Class at University of Maiduguri

The University of Maiduguri on Monday said it produced 78 First Class graduates for the 2015/2016 and 2016/2017 academic sessions.

Bank offers automatic employment to 51 first class graduates of Gombe University

Access Bank Nigeria PLC has offered automatic appointments to 51 First Class graduating students of Gombe state University.

President Buhari, Governor El-Rufai insensitive to killings in Southern Kaduna – CEDRA

Centrum Initiative For Development and Fundamental Rights Advocacy, CEDRA, has condemned in strongest terms, President Buhari’s “insensitivity” to killings in Southern Kaduna.

Chief Justice Walter Onnoghen charges 4,283 new lawyers to be honest

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, has charged 4,283 new lawyers called to the Bar yesterday to be honest with their clients when advising them on their chances of winning a case.

Nigerian law school graduates 29 first class students

The Nigerian Law School on Tuesday said 29 out of the 4,294 candidates called to the Nigerian Bar bagged First Class after the August 2017 bar examinations.

Governor Ikpeazu calls for increased allocation to federal universities of agriculture

Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia has appealled to the Federal Government to increase its allocation to federal universities of agriculture in the country.

University of Ibadan produces 1st first class graduate in History – vice-chancellor

For the very first time in 69 years, the University of Ibadan has produced its first graduate with a First Class honours degree in History.

Obong of Calabar urges Nigerians to support President Buhari’s re-positioning strategy

The Obong of Calabar and Chancellor of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), His Eminence Edidem Ekpo Okon Abasi-Otu, has urged Nigerians to support President Muhammadu Buhari to reposition Nigeria.

1,272 fail Nigerian Law School exam

The Nigerian Law School on Saturday released the summary of the final examination results conducted in August.

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