Fed. govt licences Admiralty, Spiritan, four other new private Universities
Following the approval granted  some private Universities recently by the Federal Executive Council,the Federal Ministry of Education on Tuesday issued provisional licences to the six newly established private universities. The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, did the handling over of provisional licences to the institutions in Abuja. The institutions are.....
FG approves six new private universities
  In her bid to increase access to higher education in Nigeria,the Federal Government has approved the establishment of six new private universities. The decision was reached during the Federal Executive Council meeting held on Wednesday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, briefed State House.....
JAMB reduces cut-off to 120, hinges same on Candidates’ score
The Registrar of Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, tuesday stated that only 569,395 of the 1.7 million candidates that wrote the 2017 UTME scored over 200 marks. The number according Is-haq Oloyede represents just about a third of the students who sat for the examination. The JAMB Registrar, Is-haq.....
UNIPORT expels six students, suspends seven workers
The Senate of the University of Port Harcourt, on Tuesday, announced the expulsion of six students of the institution for various offences. An official bulletin of the university stated that the offences included examination malpractice and incitement. According to the bulletin, the decision to expel the students was taken at.....
Edo State University not for the poor — Vice Chancellor
The management of the state-owned Edo University, Iyamho, says the institution was established to essentially cater for academically-endowed students and the wealthy in the society. The Vice Chancellor of the institution, Emmanuel Aluyor, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) on Monday, in Iyamho-Uzairue, in the.....
Ex Gov. Obi doles out a Million Naira lifeline to Imo School
    from Marame … vows to continue his to education  FORMER Governor of Anambra State, Mr Peter Obi recently donated a Million naira to Imo School for infrastructural upgrade. The ex-governor whose arrival was heralded by the Administrator and the students of  Mercy Secondary School, Okigwe charged the institution.....
Okorocha attributes high JAMB application to free Education
Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha,Wednesday attributed the highest position in the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) application for the 2017 as result of his government free education policy. .  Okorocha had said this in his reaction to a statement credited to the Registrar of JAMB, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, that.....
My federal university will never honour politicians, moneybags – Vice Chancellor
The Vice-Chancellor of Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Kayode Soremekun, on Monday said the award of honorary degrees of the institution would not go to politicians and moneybags. Mr. Soremekun spoke at a news conference in Oye-Ekiti to herald week-long activities marking the maiden convocation ceremony of the institution. According to him,.....
AUN professor to head Eastern Palm University,Ogboko
A Professor of Marketing and former dean of the School of Business & Entrepreneurship at the American University of Nigeria, Linus Osuagwu,  has been appointed pioneer Vice Chancellor of Eastern Palm University,Ogboko,Ideato-South owned by the Imo State government. Eastern Palm University was recently licensed by the National Universities Commission (NUC).....
Author supports bill to revive reading culture.
 A social entrepreneur, Mr James Okere has lent his support to the proposed bill on reading before the Imo State House of Assembly. The Bill titled: Reading and Preservation of Books Published in Imo State is being sponsored by Hon. Victor Onyewuchi; member representing Owerri West State Constituency.  The bill.....
Prospective JAMB candidates lament stressful registration process, call for extension
Prospective candidates for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination conducted by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, on Friday described ongoing registration process as very slow, cumbersome, expensive and stressful. Some of the candidates who spoke to the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, in separate interviews in Kaduna and Kano,.....
FUTO Owerri sets up panel to probe students’ riot
    The management of Federal University of Technology, Owerri, FUTO, has set up a seven-man administrative panel to probe the immediate and remote causes of last Friday’s riot by students of the institution. Confirming this during an interview, yesterday, Vice Chancellor, VC, of FUTO, Professor Francis Chukwuemeka Eze, also.....

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