JAMB extends 2021/2022 registration deadline

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB has announced another extension of 2021/2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME registration deadline. This was disclosed in a statement on Monday by JAMB’s spokesman, Dr.... Read more »

Breaking: Winners Emerge As Imo Students Decide

…Ahamba Bestman elected as Imo students National President The apex student body housing all students of Imo state origin; National Union of Imo State students over the weekend conducted its national election... Read more »
Kaduna State University

Breaking: Kaduna State University Suspends Academic Activities Indefinitely

The Kaduna State University (KASU) has announced the suspension of all undergraduate academic activities till further notice. Akelicious reports that the development was made known in a statement on Tuesday by KASU Registrar,... Read more »

6 Months After Buhari’s Promise, No Special Salary Yet For Teachers

The World Teachers Day celebration in October, 2020, brought a lot of smiles to the faces of Nigerian teachers following the pronouncement by President Muhammadu Buhari on the approval of a special... Read more »
Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi

Breaking: Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi Steps Down As ASUU President

The President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Professor Biodun Ogunyemi has completed his tenure in office and delivered his valedictory speech on Friday. Ogunyemi concluded his tenure as allowed... Read more »
ASUP Strike

FG Not Responsible For ASUP Strike – Minister Says

The Federal Government of Nigeria has said it is not responsible for the prolonged strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP). The Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka... Read more »

Massive Protests Hit COOU Uli Campus As Cabals Wants To Hijack SUG Election (Photos)

The students of coou uli campus campaign bitterly against the sug election that wants to be hijacked by some cabals. Four aspirants qualified and contesting for the post of sug governor,just two... Read more »
NECO

Breaking: NECO Postpones Common Entrance Exams

The National Examinations Council (NECO) has rescheduled the 2021 National Common Entrance Examination into Federal Unity Colleges. According to NECO head of Information and Public Relations Division, Mr Azeez Sani, the examination... Read more »

Jamb Extends Registration By Two Weeks

The Joint Admissions Matriculation Board (JAMB) has shifted the date for the conduct of the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) from 5th to 19th June to now start from 19th and... Read more »
JAMB-UTME

Over 600,000 Registrations For 2021 UTME Fail

Registration for the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination has recorded at least 600,000 failed attempts, according to the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB). More than 1.1 million candidates have registered so... Read more »

We rejoice with the 52 fresh graduates of the Imo State University College of Medicine on their successful graduation

We commend the executive governor of Imo State, the Commissioner for Education, the Vice-Chancellor of the University, the Provost, College of Medicine and indeed, all staff of the College for this great... Read more »

NECO Releases 2020 SSCE Results

The National Examinations Council (NECO) has released the results for the 2020 Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) for external candidates. This was made known by the board’s Registrar, Prof Godswill Obioma, via... Read more »

Breaking: Imo State Government Appoints New Vice Chancellor For Kingsley Ozumba Mbadiwe University

His Excellency the governor of Imo State, Sen Hope Uzodimma, has approved the appointment of a new Acting Vice Chancellor for Kingsley Ozumba Mbadiwe University, Ogboko, Ideato South LGA of Imo State.... Read more »

Abduction: UNIJOS Shuts Down Students’ Hostels

Authorities of the University of Jos, have directed the closure of all its students’ hostels over security threats to the school. The decision comes as incidences of abductions and killing of students... Read more »
Ogun Polytechnic STUDENTS

Ogun Polytechnic Send Students Home Over Insecurity

The Management of Gateway ICT Polytechnic, Saapade, has directed all students to vacate their residences and go home over rising cases of insecurity, saying any student who stays behind does so at... Read more »

Innovation: Enugu govt partners Oxford University on students’ mentorship

…Unveils Coal City Fellowship The administration of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, through the State Scholarship and Education Loans Board (ESSELB), in partnership with Oxford University (African Society), has unveiled an... Read more »

KSCOE Ankpa Board, Management Appreciates NBC Boss, Professor Idachaba

The provost kogi state College of Education Ankpa KSCOE in Kogi state has sent a message of appreciation to the Director General, National Broadcasting Commission NBC, Professor Armstrong Aduku Augustine Idachaba. In... Read more »
Teaching Jobs In Kwara State

50 First-Class Graduates Get Teaching Jobs In Kwara State

Fifty first-class graduates made the list of successful applicants for the Kwara State Teaching Service Commission (TESCOM) jobs in the state. The government has further directed the applicants in addition to those... Read more »
UniAbuja Replies JAMB

Only Varsities Have Power Of Admissions, UniAbuja Replies JAMB

The University of Abuja yesterday the allegation by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board that it was engaged in illegal admissions process due to failure to upload the list of its admission... Read more »
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 »