Tag Archives: education

JAMB releases CBT results

Posted ago by Adediwura

The Joint Admission and Matriculations Board (JAMB) on Monday released the results of Saturday’s Computer Based Test (CBT) examinations. The Board’s Deputy Director, Outstation, Mr. Nobel Onukwue, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos that the result was released …

How I Became the First Black Professor of a US University – Chalokwu

Posted ago by Sandra Okenwa

Professor Christopher I. Chalokwu is the Vice President for Academic Affairs and professor of geochemistry and physical science at Saint Xavier University, Chicago, United States (US). He was the Vice Chancellor of the University of Tennessee, US and presently a co-founder …

Obi’s Aide Slams APC Over Ojukwu Varsity

Posted ago by Sandra Okenwa

The senior Special Assistant to Governor Peter Obi on Media & Publicity, Mr. Valentine Obienyem has decried what he called the All Progressives Congress, APC’s, penchant for opposing everything done by a non APC–led government, arguing that it is laughable …

Jonathan in Marathon Meeting with ASUU

Posted ago by Sandra Okenwa

Determined to bring to an end the four-month strike by members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), President Goodluck Jonathan Monday formally took over the negotiations with the union. The meeting which started at 2.40 pm was adjourned …

Group Offers Arik Stowaway Teenager Scholarship

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De Raufs, a volunteer group extolling the virtues of Rauf Aregbesola, the Governor of Osun State has volunteered to sponsor 15year old stowaway boy, Daniel Ohikhena who  hid in the tyre compartment of Arik air flight from Benin to Lagos. …

Ex-Bank Chief Jim Ovia Sets Up Mega School In Agbor, Delta State

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Ex-Zenith bank MD, billionaire business man Jim Ovia has set up a massive school in his hometown of Agbor in Delta State. The school is called James Hope College (JHC) and has a Briton as the principal. Mr Ovia built …

Nigeria’s 8 Years Old Millionaire, Amarachi Release Single ”Amarachi’s Dance”

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Amarachi Uyanne, an eight years old sensational dancer and singer is the first contestant to emerge as the winner of the first-ever ‘Nigeria’s Got Talent show’. Winning the talent show has added ten million Naira to her fortune and opened …

University Of Ibadan Shut Down For Two Weeks Over Students Protest.

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Students of the University of Ibadan took to streets on Monday April 23rd and yesterday Tuesday April 24th, to protest over poor electricity supply in the institution. The students took their protest beyond the school gates and mounted roadblocks around …

Swiss firm donates lab, gives scholarships to Yabatech students.

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Swiss technology company, Firmenich, last week boosted the Yaba College of Technology, YabaTech with a technology driven flavour laboratory, just as it also awarded three students of the institution with scholarships. Commissioning the tech lab in Lagos, at the weekend, …