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ASUP strike justifiable – Shehu Sani

The Senator representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani, has pointed out that the strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, is justified. He made the statement on his Twitter handle in response to the indefinite strike embarked upon by the union recently. Senator Sani said, “The strike …

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Details of ASUU meeting with FG emerge

The meeting between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) ended without any conclusion on Tuesday. NAN reports that Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, ASUU National President, while speaking with newsmen at the end of the closed door meeting in Abuja, noted that negotiations were still ongoing. He …

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ASUU strike: FG enforces no-work-no-pay on lecturers

The Federal Government has directed Vice Chancellors of the striking public universities and inter-varsity centers, to enforce no-work-no-pay rule on striking lecturers. This is following the deadlocks that have trailed attempts, to end the ongoing strike by lecturers across all Federal Government owned universities in the country. This directive was …

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ASUU speaks on calling off strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has said it was not in a position to determine whether an end to its ongoing strike is in sight. ASUU Chairman, University of Abuja chapter, Dr. Ben Ugheoke, said this on Wednesday in an interview with DAILY POST in Abuja. Recall that …

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Fayemi abrogates education tax in Ekiti schools

The Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Wednesday abolished the education tax introduced by the Government of Mr. Ayodele Fayose in all primary and secondary schools. Fayemi said education would henceforth be free in all public primary and secondary schools across the state, saying it was an aberration for …

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WAEC postpones English Language exam, fails to give reason

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has postponed the English Language examination scheduled to hold on Saturday, September 22, till September 29, 2018 for private candidates. The examination body revealed this on its official Twitter handle, @waecnigeria. The tweet reads, “English Language papers will be written on September 29, 2018. …

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OAU releases 2018/2019 Post-UTME results [How to Check]

The Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, Ile-Ife, Osun State has released result of the Post-United Tertiary Matriculation Examination (Post-UTME) for 2018/2019 session. All candidates who participated in the Post-UTME Screening exercise of the institution for 2018/2019 academic session have been advised to kindly check their results. The results have been made …

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Yabatech expels 19 students over exam malpractices

The management of the Yaba College of Technology, Lagos has expelled nineteen students of the institution over various offences relating to examination malpractices. The affected students belong to various departments within the school and cut across both full-time and part-time programmes. In three different circulars published yesterday in the school, …

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JAMB: FG tells tertiary institutions how much to charge for Post-UTME

The Federal Government on Tuesday warned that it would sanction any tertiary institution which charges more than N2,000 for Post-UTME. Minister of Education, Alhaji Adamu Adamu, gave the warning at the ongoing Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Policy Meeting on Admissions into Tertiary Institutions in Gbongan, Osun. Adamu said, …

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