EDUCATION Archive

UNILORIN student dies 3 days to graduation

ILORIN—Miss Taofiqah Oloriegbe of Faculty of Engineering, University of Ilorin, UNILORIN, billed to graduate as a Second Class Upper student in the forthcoming 33rd convocation of the institution, has died three days to her graduation. Late Taofiqah

Redeemer’s University expel student for social media post

A student of the Redeemer’s University, Debo Adedayo, was expelled by the school’s management a few weeks to his graduation for criticising the school in a post on social media. In a Facebook post, Adedayo without calling

JAMB: Why UTME 2018 fee will not be reduced – Registrar

Registrar of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Is-haq Oloyede, has said that they may not reduce the fee for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) in 2018. Oloyede told journalists on Thursday in Ilorin, that the

Unilorin holds 33rd convocation Oct. 21

The University of Ilorin will hold its 33rd Convocation on Oct. 21, the Registrar of the institution, Mr Dada Emmanuel, has said. The registrar in a statement on Friday in Ilorin said the convocation would include award

Gunmen kill UNIBEN professor

Amidst increasing concerns over the level insecurity in the Edo State, a senior staff of the University of Benin, Edo State, Prof. Paul Otasowie, has been killed by gunmen. It was learnt Otasowie was shot dead by

OAU releases post-UTME results

Candidates who wrote the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, 2017/2018 Post-UTME Computer-based Aptitude Test, can now check their results online. They were released on Monday October 2, 2017. HOW TO CHECK OAU POST UTME RESULT 1. Go

Education minister, Anwukah, hospitalised in US

Barely six weeks after President Muhammadu Buhari returned from medical treatment in the United Kingdom, Minister of State for Education, Anthony Anwukah, has been flown to the United States of America, for the same purpose. Minister of Education,

Only 50% private schools teachers are registered – TRCN

The Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN), said on Wednesday that only 50 per cent of private schools in the country have complied with its directive to deploy only professional teachers to classrooms. Malam Adamu Bello, the

NECO releases result, 70.85% candidates pass English, Mathematics

The National Examinations Council has released the June/July 2017 Senior Secondary Schools Certificate Examination results. Announcing the release of the results in Minna, Niger State, the Registrar/Chief Executive of NECO, Prof. Charles Uwakwe, said that out of

WAEC to re-introduce e-marking

In an effort to broaden its scope, the West African Examinations Council International Office (WIO) in Lagos, says it was set to re-introduce electronic marking for its tests. The Head of the Office, Mr Adelowo Maliki, disclosed