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83 obtain first class at Afe Babalola University

No fewer than 83 persons have obtained first class degrees from the Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti.

Fed govt alone cannot fund universities – Yemi Osinbajo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo; the Pro-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Dr. Wale Babalakin, and the Vice Chancellor of the university, Prof. Rahmon Bello, have said that government alone cannot fund education.

8000 bed spaces for 58,000 UNILAG students – VC Rahmon Bello

The retiring Vice Chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Professor Rahmon Bello, has lamented the acute accommodation problem for students of the institution.

VP Yemi Osinbajo proposes PPP in university funding

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday night in Lagos declared that the government cannot support the universities as they want or even to keep them at their current levels.

University of Africa would be model as a world-class varsity – Governor Dickson

Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has said no stone would be left unturned in making the University of Africa a model varsity of world-class standard from course content/lecturers and state of the art infrastructure.

Outbreak of Monkey pox, other national issues dominate Google search

The outbreak of monkey pox which was reported by Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) dominated searches on Internet search engine — Google — this week.

Isaac Adewole tasks Redeemer’s University on monkey pox diagnosis

The Federal Government has called on the infectious disease research centre at Redeemer’s University, Ede in Osun, to diagnose the root cause of the outbreak of Monkeypox disease in the country

IPOB terrorist tag Nigeria’s global embarrassment – Ex-Minister Chinedu Nebo

Former Minister of Power, Prof Chinedu Nebo, has joined in condemning the federal government for branding the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) terrorist organization.

University of Lagos denies rusticating female student for dancing with ex-VC’s statue

The management of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) has debunked report that a student of the school was rusticated for dancing with the statue of a late Vice Chancellor of the institution, Professor Babatunde Sofoluwe.

National Assembly shouldn’t be for jobless people – VC

The Vice-Chancellor, Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin, Prof. Taofeek Ibrahim, on Tuesday, said the National Assembly should not be for people who want to make easy money out of government.

VC urges youths to shun violence, embrace peace

Prof. Fidelis Okafor, the Vice Chancellor, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU), has called on Nigerian youths to shun sectional agitations and acts of violence that could disrupt the peace in the country.

We’re proud of Wike’s developmental strides – PDP

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers State has expressed satisfaction with Governor Nyesom Wike’s performance since he assumed office on May 29, 2015 describing him as God-sent.

Fed govt owes Redeemer’s varsity $375,000 – vice-chancellor

The Vice-Chancellor of the Redeemer’s University, Ede, Prof. Zacheus Adeyewa, has said that the Federal Government is owing the institution the sum of $375,000, said to have been spent on research aimed at preventing the spread of the deadly Ebola virus in the country in 2014.

IPOB proscription an illegality – SAN

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Prof Ilochi Okafor, has condemned the proscription of the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) describing the act as illegal.

Students accuse OAU of systemic fraud, exploitation

A group of Post Graduate students of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-ife, Osun State, has accused the management of the school of systemic fraud and exploitation.

Universities in West Africa urged to share ideas and values

The 5th Annual Conference of Association of West African Universities (AWAU) opened in Niamey, Niger Republic, with a call on all members to work together by sharing ideas and values towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

ASUU insists LASU planning to increase tuition fee

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Lagos State University chapter, has insisted that management of the university led by its Vice-Chancellor, Professor Lanre Fagbohun, plans to increase tuition fee.

FUNAAB gets new vice-chancellor, registrar, bursar

The Governing Council of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), has approved the appointment of a new Vice Chancellor.

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Kogi elections: FCT minister delivers polling unit, ward to APC

Dr Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu, the FCT Minister of State, in the Kogi Governorship and West Senatorial District elections has delivered her Yagba Polling Unit and Kakanda Ward to the All Progressives Congress (APC).
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has begun the declaration of the results of Kogi State governorship election held on Saturday.

Kogi elections: INEC begins announcement of results

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has begun the declaration of the results of Kogi State governorship election held on Saturday.
Jadon Sancho has been dropped and fined by Borussia Dortmund ahead of their clash with top-of-the-table Borussia Monchengladbach.

Manchester United told expensive price-tag for Jadon Sancho

Borussia Dortmund have reportedly named their price for Jadon Sancho as reports linking him with a move to Manchester United continue to grow.
Bringing Neymar back to Catalunya from Paris Saint Germain will always be an option for Barcelona, according to Eric Abidal.

Eric Abidal: Neymar will always be an option for Barcelona

Bringing Neymar back to Catalunya from Paris Saint Germain "will always be an option" for Barcelona, according to Eric Abidal.
FC Ifeanyi Ubah head coach, Uche Okagbue says the game with a strong Rivers United side is another opportunity for his side to prove how good they are.

FC Ifeanyi Ubah coach urges side to pass another Rivers United test

FC Ifeanyi Ubah head coach, Uche Okagbue says the game with a strong Rivers United side is another opportunity for his side to prove how good they are.