The Labour unions at the Federal Polytechnic Auchi, Edo, has suspended the indefinite strike it embarked upon since Feb. 6. The unions are the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Polytechnics (SSANIP) and Non-Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (NASUP), directed their members to return to work. The unions conveyed the
The Federal Government has dragged 23 officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, before an Abuja Federal High Court for allegedly receiving the sum of N350m from Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike during the December 10 rereun election in the state. The Federal Government on Tuesday filed seven counts charges comprising money laundering and
Registration of courses online ends on Friday, 10th March 2017. Students are advised to complete their online course registration on or before the above slated date. Students are also advised to use their current departmental brochure to register their courses online and submit a printed copy to the Head of Department after completing the registration. Signed: Management Like
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY (MARCH 8TH, 2017) RE: CAMPUS AWARENESS AND SENSITIZATION CAMPAIGN ON SEXUAL VIOLENCE An independent, neutral, International, and Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) known as Medecins San Frontieres France (MSFF) or Doctors without Borders,has volunteered in collaboration with CoolWazobia FM radio to embark on a campus advocacy/awareness campaign on health care and gender based sexual violence. The
Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu has given the Federal government conditions under which he can be released. Kanu gave the condition while answering questions from former governor of Central Bank of Nigeria Chukwuma Soludo who led a delegation of South-East and South-South leaders under the aegis of Nzuko Umunna to
Applications are invited from qualified candidates for admission into the following programmes of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) which will be offered by Open and Distance Learning mode. B.Sc. IN ACCOUNTING B.Sc. IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION B.Sc. IN ECONOMICS B.Sc. IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION B.Sc. IN EDUCATION SCIENCE B.Sc. in Education /Biology B.Sc. in Education /Chemistry B.Sc.
Abuja: The National Association of Nigerian Students on Monday declared three days prayers for the quick recovery and early return of President Muhammadu Buhari. The prayer was declared by the President of NANS, Chinonso Obasi, in a statement obtained by journalists in Abuja. According to him, Christian and Muslim students should round off the prayers
The management of Rivers State University of Science and Technology (RSUST) has released the list of dismissed and suspended students. The are about ten students on the list. 8 of them have been suspended while 2 have been dismissed. The details of the students and their photos are contained on the attached pdf document; FIND
Cuban President Raul Castro harshly criticized U.S. President Donald Trump’s immigration, trade and other policies on Sunday as Trump reviews a fragile detente with Communist-run Cuba begun by his predecessor Barack Obama. In his first critical remarks directed at Trump since he took office, Castro termed his trade policies “egotistical” and his plan to build
North Korea fired four ballistic missiles into the sea off Japan’s northwest early on Monday, South Korean and Japanese officials said, days after it promised retaliation over U.S.-South Korea military drills it sees as a preparation for war. The missiles flew on average 1,000 km (620 miles) and reached a height of 260 km (160
Admission guidelines The management of Obafemi Awolowo University has released the list of admitted candidates for the 2016/2017 academic session online. How to Check Your Admission Status 1. Visit http://eportal.oauife.edu.ng/admissions.php 2. Enter your admission Year and JAMB Registration Number in the spaces provided. 3. Click on the submit button to access your provisional admission status.
National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff has vowed to stop the registration of a new political party,the Advanced Peoples Democratic Party. allegedly floated by Ahmed Makarfi. Speaking through the Acting National Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr, Bernard Mikko, Sheriff said, “There is no way we will allow that to
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has introduced a biometric technology for the corps members’ monthly clearance in South West, a development that will expose those who absent themselves from their places of primary assignment. The Director General of NYSC, Brig-Gen Suleiman Kazure made this known in Ibadan at the opening ceremony of the training
Senator Ahmed Makarfi’s faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has reportedly submitted an application to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), for the registration of a party named ‘Advanced Peoples Democratic Party’. According to The Nation, INEC confirmed receipt of the application on Friday. It is being reported that the Makarfi camp are not
Information reaching Student Affairs, University of Lagos, has it that the planned protest on Monday, March 6, 2017, to be led by SAVE UNILAG COALITION & REINSTATE UNILAG 11 NOW, could degenerate to violence. UNILAG students are therefore advised to avoid participating in the protest or moving around protest scenes for safety and security reasons.
Ninety-year-old Khatla Ali Abdallah has survived decades of turbulence in northern Iraq, but the frail grandmother who fled the battle for Mosul this week says the fighting there is the worst she has ever seen. Carried across the desert by her grandsons, under sniper and mortar fire, she was one of thousands who braved the
Port Harcourt: A Chief Magistrate Court sitting in Port Harcourt has discharged and acquitted thirty-five members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB who were arrested during a solidarity rally for US President, Donald Trump on January 23rd. Magistrate Sokari Andrew-Jaja discharged the IPOB members because of lack of diligent prosecution by the Police and
The National Association of Polytechnic Students (NAPS), on Friday, staged a peaceful protest in Ibadan against xenophobic attack on Nigerians in South Africa. The students in their thousands went round the metropolis to demonstrate against what they called inhuman treatment of Nigerians and other Africans in South Africa. The students converged at the premises of
Abuja: The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has indicted 202 staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission for allegedly benefiting from the N23 billion bribery allegedly facilitated by former minister for petroleum resources, Diezani Alison-Maduekwe, ahead of the 2015 elections. Meanwhile, INEC in a statement said it was aware of the indictments and that
President Muhammadu Buhari has been away from Nigeria longer than expected, APC Spokesman, Bolaji Abdullahi, said at the end of their National Working Committee (NWC) meeting in Abuja on Thursday. Several governors and other party bigwigs were at the meeting. “The meeting acknowledged that the president, His Excellency, Muhammadu Buhari has been away longer than