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ASUU reacts as Unilorin student beats female lecturer to coma

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Ilorin (Unilorin) Chapter, has condemned the attack on a female lecturer of Faculty of Life Sciences, Mrs Rahmat Zakariyyah, by a student of the institution. Prof. Moyosore Ajao, the Chairman...

Convocation: University of Ibadan under fire over discrimination against non-first class graduates

The University of Ibadan is currently under fire over its decision to allow only first class graduates to attend the convocation of the university. VELOXNEWS gathered that the convocation for the undergraduate degree holders in the university has been...

We haven’t permitted any institution to collect fees on our behalf – JAMB clarifies

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has disclosed that the exam body has not permitted any institution to collect a fee on its behalf. A statement signed by Dr Benjamin Fabian, the Boards Director of Press, said JAMB...

UniAbuja abduction: ASUU calls for immediate rescue of members

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Abuja branch, has called on the Federal Government and security agencies for immediate rescue and release of all abducted members of staff of the university. VELOXNEWS had reported that the...

JAMB remits operating surplus of N3.51b to federal govt

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board(JAMB) says it has remitted the sum of N3.51b to the national treasury as part of its 2021 operating surplus. A statement signed by the Boards Director of Press, Dr Benjamin Fabian said the...

Delay in teacher’s recruitment in Osun caused by paucity of funds – Commissioner, Oladoyin

The Osun State Commissioner for Education, Folorunsho Oladoyin, has said the paucity of funds was responsible for the delay and inability of the government to carry on with the recruitment of teachers for public schools in the state. Oladoyin...

SSCE: NECO blacklists 20 supervisors over misconduct

The National Examination Council, NECO, has blacklisted 20 supervisors involved in various examination offenses during the Senior Secondary Certificate Examination, SSCE, (Internal). The Registrar and Chief, Prof. Dantani Ibrahim Wushishi made the disclosure in Minna, Niger State. He revealed that...

878,925 candidates score credits in English, Mathematics as NECO releases SSCE results

The National Examination Council, NECO, has released the Senior Secondary Certificate Examination, SSCE, (internal) with a total of 878,925 candidates scoring credits and above including Mathematics and English Language, representing 71.64 percent. When compared with the 2020 SSCE figure...

Varsity don advocates craftsmanship training for students, young Nigerians

Prof. Uchechi Ogbuagu of the Department of Economics, University of Calabar has stressed the importance of craftsmanship training for young Nigerians and the dire need for local manufacturing of industrial machines. In an interview, the University lecturer asserted that...

TETFund boss blames poor funding for crisis in education sector

The Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Suleiman Bogoro, has decried the crisis in the education sector, insisting it stems from poor financing. He, however, says the recent increment in the nation’s education budget by 50 percent and...
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