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Suleiman Adamu, Minister Of Water Resources

Minister: 52.7 million Nigerians have no access to potable water

Suleman Adamu, the Minister of Water Resources, at the weekend, revealed that over 52.7 million Nigerians have no access to portable water supply in the country.
Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki

Governor Obaseki sets world-class target for Edo university

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State, has set a new target for staff and students of Edo State University, Iyamho, promising to make the institution one of the best in global university ranking.

ASUU: Federal government begins disbursement of funds in April

The Academic Staff Union of Universities said the federal government has promised to disburse the total sum of N25 billions to Universities by April.
Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu

Federal government’s intervention for tertiary institutions hits over N700 billion in 4years

The Federal Government through the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) allocated a total of N727,225,862,128.86 billion worth of investment in critical areas of infrastructure development in the Nigerian tertiary institutions.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has denied receiving N163 billion from the federal government.

ASUU denies receiving N163 billion from federal government

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has denied receiving N163 billion from the federal government.
Aminu Masari

Katsina gives scholarship to 2,900 indigent students

No fewer than 2, 900 indigent students in tertiary institutions from Mani Local Government have been awarded scholarship grants in the last three years by the Katsina State Government.
Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu

Federal government to shut down 66 illegal universities, 68 polytechnics

Federal Government is launching a new crackdown on dozens of illegal higher institutions, including 66 universities and 68 polytechnics.
National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS)

NANS denies N150 million bribery allegations from presidency

The leadership of National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has distance itself from the purported allegations by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) claiming it received N150 million from the presidency.

Strike: Federal government to continue negotiation with ASUU on Monday

The Federal Government says it will continue negotiation process with the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Monday to resolve ongoing industrial action embarked by the striking lecturers.
Abdullahi Baffa

TETFund: We disbursed N134 billion to tertiary institutions in 2018

The Tertiary Education Fund (TETFund) has said it disbursed N134 billion to universities, polytechnics and colleges of education as intervention funds in 2018.

TETFund: President Buhari approves N161 billion for universities, others

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved N161 billion as 2018 Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) intervention budget for 2019 intervention activities, in accordance with the provisions of the TETFund Act 2011.
Muhammadu Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari: Atiku Abubakar should have been in jail

President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation (PMBCO), on Wednesday, told Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that had he not been a beneficiary of the slow system, he should have been sent to jail before May 2015, when Buhari mounted the saddle.
Aides and supporters of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar watched in disbelief as the Peoples Democratic Party presidential aspirant wept at his campaign office on Friday in Abuja.

PMBCO: Atiku Abubakar a beneficiary of Nigeria’s slow system

President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation (PMBCO) removed the gloves Wednesday night to engage Atiku Abubakar bare-knuckle and lash him over his attack on Buhari, who had blamed Nigeria’s slow system in arresting corruption.
Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF)

PTDF tasks professors on localisation of oil, gas research

Members of the National Board of Trustees (NBT) for the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) Research Endowment Programme have been charged to localise their research facilities

ASUU chides Bisi Akande over comments on strike

Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) chides former APC national chairman Bisi Akande for accusing striking lecturers of producing ‘vagabonds and unemployable graduates’

Ex-ASUU official decries impact of strike on students, parents

Ex-ASUU scribe Pedro Obaseki advises federal government and university lecturers to consider negative impact of ongoing strike on millions of students and parents
buhari muhammadu

Muhammadu Buhari approves NYSC, law school for NOUN graduates

President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) Amendment Act, to allow the institution to operate as all other universities in the country.

ASUU strike: Federal government set to meet with union on Monday

The Federal Government will meet with the Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities (ASUU) on Monday Dec.10, over the ongoing nationwide strike.

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Ninth Senate: Senator Gumel laments depletion of ranking senators

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U-23 AFCONQ: Nigeria turns tables against Libya with Victor Osimhen hat trick

Former Golden Eaglets star Victor Osimhen grabbed a hat-trick on Monday as Nigeria’s under-23 male national football team defeated their Libyan counterparts 4-0 on Monday in Asaba, to reach the third qualifying round of the 2020 Olympic Games football tournament.

Official: Nasarawa election tribunal receives 12 petitions

The National and State Houses of Assembly Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Lafia has received 12 petitions from different candidates in Nasarawa State.

Court fixes date for ruling on alleged husband killer Maryam Sanda’s no-case submission

An FCT High Court in Maitama, Abuja, on Tuesday fixed April 4 for ruling in the no-case submission filed by Maryam Sanda, who allegedly killed her husband, Bilyaminu Bello.