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NBA bars members from defending kidnap suspects

Concerned by the incessant cases of kidnapping of citizens in Owo and environs, the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Owo branch, Ondo State Tuesday declared that no lawyer from its branch shall henceforth defend anybody that is accused of kidnapping a fellow citizen.

Kidnappers kill Ondo polytechnic lecturer

Taiwo Akinyemi, a lecturer of the Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, Ondo state, who was kidnapped last week, has been killed.

Hoodlums abduct lecturers, pregnant doctor on Ondo expressway

No fewer than five people were abducted by some hoodlums the on Akure/Owo Expressway at Amurin village in Owo Local Government Area of Ondo State.
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NBTE: Federal Polytechnic Nekede number one polytechnic in Nigeria

The Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Imo, has emerged the best polytechnic in the country, according to the National Board for Technical Education.

Rufus Giwa Polytechnic announces resumption, reparation fee

The management of Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, has announced new resumption dates after a three-month closure over students’ violent protest against “no school fees, no examination policy” adopted by the institution in January.

Governor Akeredolu: Ondo polytechnic students to pay for N168 million damages

The N168 million damages caused by protesting students of Rufus Giwa Polytechnic Owo (RUGIPO) at the institution would be paid for by them, Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State said on Thursday.

Court remands 14 RUGIPO students over protest

A Magistrate Court sitting in Owo, headquarters of Owo local government area of Ondo state, on Wednesday ordered the remand of 14 students of Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, (RUGIPO) arrested during the student rampage on Monday.

14 students in court over violent protest

Fourteen students of the Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, who were arrested by the police during a violent demonstration a few days ago, have been arraigned before an Owo Magistrate Court.

Students protest against ASUP strike in Ondo

Hundreds of students of the Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, Ondo State, disrupted social activities on the campus of the institution on Thursday as they protested against their lecturers joining the nationwide strike action embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics.

Kaduna Polytechnic lecturers begin indefinite strike

Kaduna Polytechnic (KadPoly) lecturers on Friday commenced an indefinite strike over welfare issues and decayed infrastructure.

Gov. Akeredolu blames dwindling federal allocations for unpaid arrears

The Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has said that lecturers of the state-owned polytechnic, Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, RUGIPO, went on strike without a formal notice to the state government.

Ondo poly student drowns while swimming in river

A student of Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, Olagundoye Oladotun, has reportedly drowned in a river at Igbekebo, the headquarters of the Ese Odo Local Government Area of Ondo State.

Rufus Giwa Poly lecturers commence strike over N2.1bn subvention cut

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, Rufus Giwa Polytechnic branch, Owo, Ondo State has declared an indefinite strike to protest the state government’s non-payment of an alleged N2.1 billion subvention to the institution.

Ondo Poly lecturers embarks on indefinite strike

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, Ondo State Chapter has declared an indefinite strike over non payment of 10 months salary arrears.

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