UNIOSUN

UNIOSUN Rejects Under 16 Admitted Students

All under aged students admitted newly into the Osun State University, Osogbo, have been directed to defer the offer.This announcement was contained in a statement by the Public Relations Officer of the... Read more »
JAMB

JAMB Scraps Use Of Email For UTME, DE Registration

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), says the use of email is no longer required for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry (DE) registration’s processes. JAMB registrar, Prof... Read more »
Gov. Ganduje Tasks Kano Students On Responsible Behaviour

Gov. Ganduje Tasks Kano Students On Responsible Behaviour

By Abbas Bamalli Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has urged Kano students in different institutions across the country and abroad to always behave responsibly as potential leaders and citizens. The governor... Read more »
The West Africa Examination Council(WAEC), has postponed 2021WASSCE for school candidates to another convenient month due to certain circumstances.

WAEC Has Released The Examination Date For 2021 WASSCE

The West Africa Examination Council(WAEC), has postponed 2021WASSCE for school candidates to another convenient month due to certain circumstances. This was made known in a meeting conference held by the head of... Read more »

ASUP to continue agitations for improved learning environment in Nigeria

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, Federal Polytechnic Bida Chapter says, it will continue to pursue their agitations for improved learning environment across the country.The Chairman of Federal Polytechnic, Bida Chapter,... Read more »
Gov. Ugwuanyi

Setting Records Straight On J.B.C Udem’s Frivolous Open Letter To Gov. Ugwuanyi Over ESUTH

A response to this highly convoluted, mendacious, insulting and hate-filled write up by a presumably faceless Dr J.B.C Udem would not have been necessary, but for the condescending language, despicable, unsavoury and... Read more »

Breaking: Polytechnics Teachers Begin Strike

The Academic Staff Union of the Polytechnics, ASUP, has began an indefinite strike following what it described as the failure of the government to address their demands. The strike is coming on... Read more »
Waec

May/June 2021 WASSCE May Not Hold – WAEC

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has said the 2021 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for school candidates fixed for May/June may not hold. Akelicious reports that this was made known in Tuesday... Read more »
Ibadan polytechnic students threaten public protest over extortion, mass failure

Ibadan polytechnic students threaten public protest over extortion, mass failure

Students of The Polytechnic, Ibadan, Oyo State, have threatened to publicly protest continuous extortions by lecturers as well as the recurrent mass failures typifying their examinations, saying their future was hanging in... Read more »
How we’re tackling ASCON’s challenges -DG, Mrs Cecelia Gayya

How we’re tackling ASCON’s challenges -DG, Mrs Cecelia Gayya

Mrs Cecelia Gayya, the Director General of the Administrative Staff College of Nigeria (ASCON), says the institution is partnering with other organisations to tackle its challenges. Gayya told Akelicious in Abuja that... Read more »

Ban On End Of Examination Celebration On The Campus Of Kogi State Polytechnic: Our Reasons

The leadership of Kogi State Polytechnic has has just taken a decision to suspend end-of-examination celebration on campus until further notice. The decision is not in anyway an attempt to cut short... Read more »
Cholera Outbreak: 70 Students Hospitalised As Sokoto Govt Shuts School

Cholera Outbreak: 70 Students Hospitalised As Sokoto Govt Shuts School

Following the outbreak of cholera in Government Girls College, Mabera, Sokoto State, the state government has closed the school. The state Commissioner for Science and Technology, Kulu Haruna, made this during a press... Read more »
Oyedepo

Hijab crisis: Muslims should leave mission schools for Christians – Oyedepo

The Founder of Living Faith Church aka Winners Chapel, Bishop David Oyedepo, has advised Muslims to leave Kwara schools for their various owners. Speaking on the situation in a viral video obtained... Read more »
Kingsley Ozuomba Mbadiwe University

Eastern Palm University Gets Renamed After Kingsley Ozuomba Mbadiwe University

The Eastern Palm University Ogboko, Imo State has been renamed after Kingsley Ozuomba Mbadiwe University, Ogboko. The change of name is to take effect immediately and all parties that have one dealing... Read more »
JAMB

JAMB Announces Date To Start Selling 2021 UTME/DE Application Forms

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Wednesday announced that registration for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination and Direct Entry examination will begin on Thursday, 8th April. According to the JAMB Head of... Read more »
Gov. Umahi

Gov. Umahi Dissolves Secondary Education Board Over Alleged Fraud

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi state has directed the dissolution of the state’s Secondary Education Board (SEB) over certain fraudulent practices in the boards payroll, on Tuesday. This was announced by the... Read more »
asuu fg

Strike: Some ASUU Demands Can’t Be Met Now, Says FG

The Federal Government has faulted the fresh notice by the Academic Staff Union of Universities to embark on a fresh strike barely four months after calling off a 10-month industrial action. The... Read more »
ASUP

ASUP Set To Embark On Nationwide Strike

The Federal Government led by President Muhammadu Buhari is committed in making sure his administration provides all the necessary requirements for the sectors. Meanwhile, The Academy Staff Union of Polytechnic (ASUP) in... Read more »
WAEC

WAEC Delists 42 Benue Schools For Exam Malpractices

The West African Examination Council has delisted 42 schools in Benue for examination malpractices. The Commissioner for Education, Dennis Ityavyar, confirmed this on Wednesday in Makurdi. “Let me inform the public that... Read more »
NYSC

All Requirements For Name Correction For 2021 Batch ‘A’ Prospective Corps Members

The National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) has announced the reopening of its portal for name correction. The NYSC management on Monday, March 16 in a post on its official Twitter handle, listed out all... Read more »
ASUU

Another Strike Looms Over ‘unpaid 10-month Salary – ASUU Warns

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), yesterday, accused the Federal Government of breaching a “no victimisation clause” agreed upon during the dialogue that led to the suspension of its strike.Chairman of... Read more »

Enugu wins national scientists presidential award

An indigene of Nara in Nkanu East Local Government Area of Enugu State, Master Ituchukwu Godswill Edeani, has won this year’s edition of “The 774 Young Nigerian Scientists Presidential Award” (774 –... Read more »
Schools

Breaking: Niger State Shuts All Public Secondary Schools

Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello of Niger State has ordered the closure of all public secondary schools in the state for two weeks. Akelicious reports that the state government reached the decision after a meeting... Read more »
Plateau State Univeristy

Plateau State Univeristy (PLASU) ASUU Suspends Strike

The Academic Staff Union Of Universities (ASUU), Plateau State University (PLASU), Bokkos chapter, has suspended the strike it embarked upon over issues including allowances. The Chairman of the union, Dr Bentse Pamson,... Read more »
Abia Teachers

Abia Teachers Suspend Strike, Urge Ikpeazu To Make Salary Payment A Priority

Members of Nigeria Union of Teachers, NUT in Abia State have suspended their strike with a charge on the state governor, Dr. Okezie Victor Ikpeazu to make the payment of their salary... Read more »
Auchi Polytechnic Student Fights Lecturer

Auchi Polytechnic Student Fights Lecturer, Tears His Shirt For Not Allowing Her To Write An Exam

A student was filmed dragging a lecturer by the shirt and fighting him for preventing her from taking an exam in Auchi Polytechnic, Edo state. The lecturer had reportedly given the student... Read more »
UNIJOS Students Protest Workers’ Strike

UNIJOS Students Protest Workers’ Strike

Students of the University of Jos, UNIJOS, on Friday protested the effect of strike embarked by non- teaching unions of (SSANU and NASU) in the school. For several hours, the protesters blocked... Read more »
Middle-aged woman enrolls into Junior Secondary School

Middle-aged woman enrolls into Junior Secondary School in Kwara

The journey of a thousand miles they say begins with a step, this manifests in the life of a middle aged woman, Folashade Alabi who recently enrolled herself into the Junior Secondary... Read more »
Federal University Wukari

Federal University Wukari decries community’s poor compliance with Covid-19 protocols

The management of the Federal University Wukari has decried the host community’s poor compliance with Covid-19 protocols. The Vice-Chancellor, Abubakar Kundiri, however, assured that the institution will adhere to all the guidelines,... Read more »
University Of Ibadan

University Of Ibadan Says No Student Will Be Accommodated On Campus

The University of Ibadan (UI) says it will not be allocating accommodation to students on campus due to COVID-19 pandemic. UI spokesman Olatunji Oladejo in a statement on Wednesday also urged the... Read more »
student

Public Primary Schools Resume Across Plateau After Months Of Labour Tussle With Government

Public primary schools across the seventeen local government areas of Plateau State have resumed full Academic activities after months of Labour tussle with Government. The schools across the State have been under... Read more »
UNILAG NASU

No going back on strike – UNILAG NASU

The Non Academic Staff of Universities (NASU), University of Lagos chapter, said there is no going back on the indefinite strike embarked upon by its members until the Federal Government acceded to... Read more »
Breaking: SSANU, And NASU Begin Strike

Breaking: SSANU, And NASU Begin Strike

Despite efforts by the Federal Government to quell another strike in Nigerian universities, two Non-Teaching Staff Unions have directed their members to down tool from midnight, Friday, February 5. A circular to... Read more »
Non-Academic-Staff

Non-Academic Staff Begins Strike Tomorrow

Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Universities and the Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions have written their branches to commence strike from tomorrow (Friday). This was confirmed in a statement... Read more »
JAMB UTME

JAMB Opens Up On The Issue Of The Deadline For 2020 Admission Exercise

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has opened up on the issue of the deadline for admission exercise of the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) candidates on the guidelines for... Read more »
Illiteracy Is A Disease

Illiteracy Is A Disease: See The Application Letter A Graduate Wrote For The Position Of A Teacher

Everyone in search of a job writes an application to apply for a position he befits in. As you read on, you will be amazed with write up a graduate wrote in... Read more »
Chikwendu Chukwu

Skills acquisition, best programme for NYSC members, says Chinwendu Chukwu

By: Mike Ubani Rivers State National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Coordinator, Chief Chinwendu Chukwu, says the Skills Acquisition and Entrepreneurship Development, (SAED) programme for corps members is the best thing to happen... Read more »

CRUTECH Direct All Returning Students To Pay #Endsars Fees

Cross River State University of Technology, (CRUTECH) management has ordered all returning students to pay fees for Covid-19, pre #EndSars. This was contained in a statement released by the Senior Special Assistant... Read more »
Kaduna State Government

Tertiary Institutions In Kaduna State Reopen Today

The Kaduna State Government has approved Monday, January 25 as resumption date for tertiary institutions across the State. This approval came after an assessment of all tertiary institutions to ensure that their... Read more »
Non-Teaching Staff

Non-Teaching Staff Of Nigerian Universities Begin Strike February 5

The joint action committee of the Senior Staff Union of Universities, SSANU, and Non-Academic Staff of Nigerian Universities, NASU has fixed Friday, February 5, 2021, to begin an indefinite strike. The strike... Read more »

Reopening Of School: Gov. Hope Uzodimma Assures Imolites On The Safety Of Children

The Imo state Governor, Senator Hope Uzodimma has reassured Imo People of their safety and the state Government’s fight against the Covid-19 pandemic that has resurged all over the world, Imo State... Read more »
Obafemi Awolowo University

OAU cancels 2020/2021 session, resumes 2019/2020 session February 8

The management of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile Ife, has fixed resumption of the 2019/2020 academic session for February 8, 2021. Academic activities were disrupted by the coronavirus pandemic, and a... Read more »
Students

Low turnout of students, partial compliance with COVID-19 safety protocols

Schools in Lagos State have resumed academic activities amid fear over rising cases of COVID-19. Though, the turnout of students seen resuming for the new term is low, most schools reopened for... Read more »
Buhari

President Buhari Approves The Establishment Of Federal Polytechnic, Wannune

President @MBuhari has approved the establishment of Federal Polytechnic Wannune, Benue, and also approved a take-off grant of N2 billion for the Polytechnic from the funding resources of the TETFund for the... Read more »
Non Academic Staff

Non Academic Staff of Federal University Of Technology Akure joins protest

Non-academic staff of the Federal University of Technology Akure, says the ongoing protest is not targeted at crippling the education system but to demand for their rights. The unions under the umbrella... Read more »

Technical Colleges to resume January 18 in Delta- Ikolo declares

Delta State Ministry of Technical Education has announced the date for second term resumption for all Government and private Technical Colleges in the state. According to a statement by the state Commissioner... Read more »
Members of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics

IPPIS Failure: I Was Paid N4,000 As Monthly Salary – ASUP Chairman

Members of the union were also being owed 10 months’ new minimum wage arrears and that despite the promise to clear the arrears by July last year, nothing had been done. Members... Read more »
JAMB portal

JAMB opens portal for 2020/2021 admissions

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has opened its portal for the 2020/2021 admissions. The portal gives institutions access to upload names of shortlisted applicants for the 2020/2021 admissions. The admission... Read more »
Umahi PDP

Blame Umahi For The Total Collapse Of Ebonyi University – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ebonyi State has said Governor David Umahi should be blamed for the total collapse and alleged death of the Ebonyi State University. The caretaker chairman of the... Read more »

Re: One Year Of Shared Prosperity In Imo State

The education sector is of tremendous importance in all levels of governance and strict attention should be paid to it. This is because the growth of any society is dependent on the... Read more »

Covid-19: Enugu State Schools resume January 18 – Govt

The Enugu State Ministry of Education has announced January 18, 2021, as resumption date for all schools in the state. The decision, according to a statement by the State Commissioner for Education,... Read more »
Prof. Ogunyemi

We Would Return To Strike Without Notice If Govt Fails To Fulfil Its Promise -ASUU Chairman Warns

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Chairman, Prof. Ogunyemi, did revealed during a press conference today in Abuja, that the prolonged strike was only conditionally suspended. At first, there were fears the the strike may... Read more »

FG Takes New Decision On Workers, Release Schools Resumption Date

The Federal Government on Monday ordered all federal civil servants on Grade Level 12 and below to stay at home for the next five weeks from Monday. The PTF on the advice... Read more »

Asuu Strike: University Senior Lecturer (Unizik) Spotted While Frying Garri (Watch video)

It is no longer news that ASUU has being on strike for over 7 months, most of the lecturers’ salaries have being withheld. How are they surviving? Becomes the question of the... Read more »
most educated women in nigeria

This Is The State With The Most Educated Women In Nigeria

As we all know, bringing you updates about education has been my ultimate priority and as such I will be glad if you can press the follow button to follow me. Note:... Read more »
NABTEB

NABTEB releases results of 2020 in-school NBC, NTC exams

The Registrar/Chief Executive of the National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB), Prof. Ifeoma Isiugo-Abanihe, has  announced the release of the results of 2020 in-school National Business Certificate (NBC) and National Technical... Read more »

Polytechnic Lecturers to begin strike on January 4

The Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Polytechnics, SSANIP has fixed January 4, 2021 to begin strike over failure of IPPIS to meet the peculiarities of polytechnic staff. President of SSANIP, Adebanjo Ogunsipe... Read more »
Binta Abdulkadir

Binta Abdulkadir: Benue Accounts For 260,000 Out-Of-School Children In Nigeria

The Federal Ministry of Education, FMOE, weekend disclosed that Benue state accounts for over 260,000 out-of-school children in Nigeria placing the state on the list of states with low school enrollment rates.... Read more »
Malam Adamu Adamu

Nigerian graduates can’t read or write applications – Minister

Malam Adamu Adamu, the Minister of Education, has insisted that many Nigerian graduates can’t read or write applications. Adamu said this while lamenting the continuous fall in the standard of education in... Read more »
ASUU

Breaking: ASUU To Call Off Strike Today

The Federal Government has claimed the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) had promised to call off their nine-month-old strike before Wednesday, December 9. This was contained in a statement from the... Read more »