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Four students of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi, drowned on Monday when a metallic bridge linking the hostels and the lecture halls collapsed.

ABTU: Six key facilities destroyed during protest over collapsed bridge

The authorities of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU), Bauchi, said on Tuesday that six movable and non-moveable property belonging to the institution were vandalized by students protesting on Aug. 5.

Protest in Uniosun as security operatives arrest students

Students of Osun State University, Osogbo main campus are protesting the arrest of several students from their various hostels on Thursday morning.
Federal Polytechnic, Nekede,

Students desert hostels in Imo communities over alleged police misconduct

A relentless police crackdown on students residing in hostels at Umuoma, Umuerim and Umuokomochi communities, near Owerri, is forcing students to flee their hostels, newsmen report.

VC warns students against cultism, certificate forgery

The Vice Chancellor of Nnamdi Azikiwe University (NAU), Awka, Prof Joseph Ahaneku, has warned students of the institution against examination malpractice, cultism and certificate forgery.

Kaduna government executes 99 projects in Zaria council at N52.5 billion in 3 years

Kaduna State Government said it has spent over N52.5 billion on 99 projects in Zaria Local Government Area in the last three years, out of which N49.4 billion was expended on water supply and sanitation.

Prison Service gives reasons for jail breaks

The Nigerian Prisons Service says human element, infrastructural gaps and aggression by inmates are some factors that account for jail breaks in prisons across the country.
Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki

Godwin Obaseki pledges to turn Edo Poly into world-class institution

Godwin Obaseki, the Edo State governor, has assured the management of the Edo State Polytechnic, Usen, of his administration’s resolve to provide more support and necessary incentives to make the polytechnic a world-class institution.

Imo undergraduate commits suicide after fight with boyfriend

An undergraduate of Imo State University, Jennifer Agomuo, has taken her own life after a fight with her boyfriend, who was simply identified as Johnson.

1, 714 NYSC members take oath of allegiance in Kwara

The NYSC Coordinator in the state, Mrs Ikupolati Tosin, said during the oath-taking that the NYSC members were made up of 878 females and 837 males.

Student’s death: NANS demands implementation of health insurance

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) on Monday urged the Management of University of Abuja to as a matter of urgency, implement the Tertiary School Health Insurance Programme (TSHIP).

Boko Haram: VSF flags off rebuilding projects in three Borno local governments

The Victims Support Fund (VSF) on Thursday flagged-off a N1.6 billion reconstruction project in three communities destroyed by Boko Haram in Borno State.

Bauchi college to ban fitted trousers, mini-skirts, others among students

Management of Bauchi State College of Education, Kangare, is to ban tight-fitted clothes such as tight pair of trousers, mini-skirts, blouses and other revealing clothing.

Federal govt’ll not relent in quest to achieve quality education – minister

Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, has said that the Federal Government would not relent in its quest to achieve quality education in the country, so that graduates in the country would compete favourably with their counterparts globally.

Ara to build N600m drum academy

Cultural musician and player of talking drum, popularly known as Gangan, Aralola Olumuyiwa, has expressed her readiness to build a drum academy meant to groom talented youths and individuals across the globe and also to promote creativity.

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