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PTDF 2017 scholarships opens, focus on Nigerian universities
The Petroleum Trust Development Fund (PTDF) says applications for scholarship opportunities for 2017/2018 have commenced and will focus more on sponsoring students in Nigerian universities. According to a statement on Friday by Kalu Otisi, Head of Press and External Relations, PTDF, the award is for MSc and PhD categories. The.....
FG approves take-off of 8 new private universities
  *Appoints UNILAG, UNN, UNICAL, others as mentors THE Federal Government yesterday gave its nod to the take-off of eight new private universities in Nigeria. This was sequel to a memo approved by the National Universities Commission, NUC, and presented to the Federal Executive Council, FEC, by the Federal Ministry.....
JAMB scraps use of scratch cards
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has scrapped the use of scratch cards for any of its transactions and services, describing it as “archaic,” its Registrar/Chief Executive, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, has announced. He also demanded that the Federal Government should revert to the former system where serving vice-chancellors of universities.....
VC charges graduands to be good envoys
Vice Chancellor of Federal University Ndufu Alike Ikwo (FUNAI), Ebonyi State, Prof. Chinedum Nwajiuba, has charged the pioneer graduating students of the university to be good ambassadors of the institution. At a ceremony organised to bid them farewell, Nwajiuba described them as “the soaring eagles of FUNAI who must choose.....
JAMB withdraws 2016 admission list
  The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) yesterday said it has withdrawn the list of recommended candidates for admission earlier sent to the tertiary institutions. In a statement issued in Abuja and signed by Head of Media, Dr. Fabian Benjamin, he said the withdrawal is to ensure the University.....
Students unrest: Alvan Ikoku College sets up 12-man panel
The management of Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education, AIFCE, Owerri, has inaugurated a 12-man committee to critically investigate and ascertain the immediate and remote causes of the recent students unrest in the institution. The panelists were also charged to ascertain the level of damage recorded by the institution, apportion.....
Cleric traces Poor National Curriculum to falling Standard of Education in Nigeria
A Catholic Cleric and Administrator of St Pauls Boys International Secondary School, Owerri, Rev.Fr Dr Augustine Ihedinma reveals that Nigeria’s Poor National Curriculum has contributed greatly to the falling standard in Education He maintained that it is wrong to have same educational curriculum across country and allowing same to be.....
Imo takes lead among UTME Applicants
  Posted by Admin The desire for knowledge acquisition seems growing by the day as Imo State tops the list of University Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) applicants round the country in 2016. From records, the Eastern Heartland is placed first with 104,383(6.56%) candidates in an examination with total applicants figure.....
FG scraps post-UTME, pegs cut-off mark at 180
The Federal Government has scrapped post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations, UTME, as a pre-condition to gaining admission into universities in the country. The government and stakeholders in education sector also pegged 180 as benchmark for 2016 admission into universities, polytechnics and colleges of education to improve quality of education in Nigeria......
Angry villagers destroy Okorocha’s varsity fence
Posted by Admin A group of unidentified angry villagers, said to be from Umuago, Urualla, Ideato North local council area of Imo State, have attacked and destroyed part of the proposed Imo European University, IEU. The proposed tertiary institution was originally scheduled by the Rochas Okorocha administration as the permanent.....
Okorocha seeks review of university curriculum
Posted by Admin Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, on Wednesday urged the National Universities Commission (NUC) to review tertiary education curriculum to ensure that the curriculum is directed towards solving productive problems in key sectors of the economy. This, the governor said, would enable young graduates  to become thoroughbred entrepreneurs.....
UNIPORT Senate shuts down varsity after violent protest
Management of University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) has announced the closure of the university for one month following the violent students’ protest over the new tuition fee policy on Monday in Port Harcourt. Dr Williams Wodi, UNIPORT’s Deputy Registrar (Information), made this known in a text message sent to the.....

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