ASUU Speaks On Demanding N1tr From Nigerian Govt To End Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has denied requesting a fresh N1tr from the federal government as a condition to end its ongoing strike action. The report of the huge cash demand was denied on Sunday by the National Chairman of ASUU, Professor Emmanuel Osodeke. Osodeke made the denial in reaction to reports that […]

Ukraine Crisis: 12,000 Students, Other Nigerians Trapped

The Nigerian government said it has arranged a special evacuation flight for Nigerians in Ukraine but could not say the exact number of its citizens living in the Eastern European country. Daily Trust findings have shown that about 12,000 students are reportedly among the many Nigerians currently stranded in the wake of the conflict between […]

Sylvester Oromoni: Doctor makes fresh revelation on late Dowen College’s student

A medical doctor at Dowen College, Dr. Mojisola Bisiriyu, on Tuesday, told an Ikeja Corona’s Court that no medical test was conducted on the late student of the school, Sylvester Oromoni before he was taken home on health grounds. Bisiriyu, the resident doctor at Dowen College, qualified as a medical doctor in 2007. She told […]

17-year-old Ojo Jonathan Becomes Youngest Chartered Accountant In Nigeria

Ojo Jonathan Adewale has emerged the youngest chartered accountant in Nigeria after passing the final stage of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) examination. He speaks with ENIOLA OYEMOLADE on the challenges he faced in his quest to attain this feat, his plans, among others. When and how did you start processing ICAN […]

Nestlé commissions another WASH project in Ogun State School

Nestlé has reaffirmed its commitment to improving Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) in Nigeria, even as it recently launched WASH facilities in Ogun state. An estimated 100 million Nigerians are said to lack basic sanitation facilities and 63 million do not have access to improved sources of drinking-water, underscoring the need for consistent multi-stakeholder action […]

Photo of Pupils Sitting on Bare Floor of Dilapidated Classroom in Nasarawa

The photo has caused uproar on social media with many condemning the state government for neglecting education in the state. The attention of the government of Nasarawa has been drawn to a photo of pupils sitting on bare floor to learn in the state. It was gathered that pupils of Pilot Primary School in Bassa, […]

BREAKING: Final Decision On Strike To Be Reached Soon – ASUU

A chairman of one of the branches, who preferred anonymity because he’s not in a position to speak, said the least consideration so far is a warning strike. Members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities will finalise decision on an impending strike at the end of an ongoing meeting at the University of Lagos. […]

Nigerian Student Who Failed WAEC 7 Times Bags First-class

In his testimony, he noted that despite failing the West African Examination Council (WAEC) on 7 different occasions, he finally earned a first-class degree in Civil Engineering. A Nigerian man identified as Oreofe Odagbodo has shared how he was able to come out with a first-class degree despite his failure in the past. In his […]

Abducted Bethel Student Declines Return, Says He’s Comfortable With Bandits (Details)

Rev Joseph John Hayab, the Head of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Kaduna State, announced this to the media lately. Abducted Bethel Student Declines Return, Says He’s Comfortable With Bandits The remaining student of Bethel Baptist High School that was abducted by bandits has reportedly refused to come home to his family, claiming […]

Sylvester Oromoni: Heavy Security Presence At Dowen College

Armed policemen with Armoured Personnel Carriers were seen watching over the school and also the hostels which are opposite the school’s main building. Security operatives have surrounded Dowen College in Lekki following reports that the Lagos State government may soon reopen the school amid the controversy surrounding the death of 11-year-old Sylvester Oromoni who was […]

Class closures: Only infected children will have to stay home

Only infected children will have to stay home from schools or nurseries following a decision by the government to abolish rules that were resulting in children who tested negative being stuck at home. Following calls from the education sector to relax the measures as the system was deemed ineffective, the 11 competent ministers decided on […]

Kano youths burn down school owned by Hanifa Abubakar’s killer in Kano

Angry youths have burnt down the school owned by the suspected kidnapper and killer of Hanifa Abubakar, a five-year-old pupil of Noble Kids Academy in Kawaji, Nasarawa Local Government Area of Kano State. The school was razed on Monday morning by some irate youths. The victim was abducted and killed by her proprietor, Abdulmalik Tanko. […]

Alaafin’s Daughter Tops Class As She Bags Master’s Degree From UNILAG (photos)

After successfully completing her master’s degree, Princess Adedoja, daughter of Lamidi Adeyemi, the Alaafin of Oyo, has graduated with a first-class. Her proud father and his associates were on ground to celebrate the Princess’ convocation ceremony at the University of Lagos (UNILAG) on Thursday. Princess bagged a distinction (4.63/5.0) in African and Diaspora Studies, emerging […]

Lagos Hawker Receives Scholarship Letter From Obi Cubana, Placed On N100,000 Salary

Keeping to his promise, Obi shared pictures of the young lad who received his letter of scholarship from the Cubana Group. Billionaire businessman, Obi Iyiegbu, popularly known as Obi Cubana, has fulfilled his promise by offering a letter of scholarship to the pure water seller, Jeremiah Ekumah. Earlier last week, Ekuma, a young hawker, was […]

UNILAG Reinstates Student Activist, Olorunfemi Adeyeye Suspended Since 2016

Adeyeye, a student of the Department of Building, alongside some students’ union leaders, was suspended for participating in a protest on April 6 and 8, 2016. A student of the University of Lagos, Olorunfemi Adeyeye has been reinstated after being suspended for over 5 years. Recall that he was suspended by the school in 2016. […]