The Academic Staff Union of Universities on Sunday described the President Muhammadu Buhari’s policy on education as anti-masses. It accused the All Progressives Congress government of a deliberate plan to starve public education with funds in order to deny Nigerian youths the right to know and challenge misrule. In a […]

The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) has said that the plan by the federal government to give direct allocation of funds to local governments in the country could inflict a lot of sufferings on teachers who are the major employees of the local governments. The NUT said the direct allocation […]

President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday said he has approved N208billion as part of 2019 intervention through the Tertiary Education Trust Fund for infrastructural and teacher development in public tertiary institutions The president said the intervention was part of his administration’s effort to address the deficiencies in all the segments of our […]

The Governor made the decision based on the fact that students of public schools in the state had stayed out of their classrooms for several days as a result of recent industrial actions and public holidays. This announcement was contained in a circular with reference number, Edu1070/Col.VI/27, dated June 11, […]

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has not published the national and general minimum cut-off marks for placement of candidates into the nation’s tertiary institutions as was being speculated in some quarters. The board’s Head, Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, disclosed this in an interview with […]

Following the backlog of salaries owed to primary and secondary school teachers in Abia State, the leaders of the teachers union on Monday announced an indefinite, crippling academic activities in the schools. Source revealed that the State Government is making frantic effort to resolve the industrial action and get the […]

The National president of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Professor Abiodun Ogunyemi has said that the union has shelved its plan to mobilise its members for industrial action to press home its demand for the fulfillment of the agreement it reached with the federal government, Jeossyjs gathered. The ASUU […]

Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released 4,536 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) results which were earlier withheld for allegations of multiple infractions. Reports have it that over 1.8million candidates had sat for the unified examination between April 11 and April 18, but only 1,792,000 results were released on […]

This was made known by the NYSC Director-General, Brig Shuaibu Ibrahim, while speaking at the 2019 Batch B pre-mobilisation workshop which held in Abuja. According to him, the measure was to checkmate the habit of some institutions presenting over-aged graduates for the mandatory post-graduation scheme. “We have observed that some […]

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related Offenses Commission, ICPC, has begun investigations into malpractices which allegedly took place during the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME. This was made known by a member of Board of the commission, Mrs Olubukola Balogun, in an interview with newsmen in Abuja on Tuesday. […]