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Kogi State University Ends Strike. Students Are To Resume School Today

The Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) Kogi state University chapter(KSU) has called off its seven-week-old strike that paralysed academic activities in the institution . The ​u​nion embarked on an indefinite strike in March to demand better welfare for the university’s lecturers amongst other demands. According to a member of the Union, after the meeting […]

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Most Teachers Are Not knowledgeable Fit’ On The Subjects They Teach. View Why

Majority of the teachers engaged at the upper primary and lower secondary schools level in Uganda are not sound enough to teach handle the subject they teach. In a recent editorial, The Observer, a Ugandan news medium, while quoting a Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB) report, wrote that “majority of teachers in upper primary and […]

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Borno Awards N3.6bn Contract For World-Class State University

Borno state is on its way to owning a new state university with the award of a N3.6bn contract for the construction of five faculties and Senate building at its proposed State University. The state Governor, Kashim Shettima, while speaking at an interactive session with stakeholders held in Maiduguri, said the university will be ‘world […]

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Ondo Students Fight Over Political Issues In The State

Two student bodies have locked horns in Ondo state following differences of opinion in the political crisis between the state governor Olusegun Mimiko and his Deputy Alhaji Ali Olanusi. Olanusi had dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), for the All Progressives Congress (APC) two days before the March 28 elections. Members of the National Association […]

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OMG!: 32-yr-old UNN Graduate Shot Dead While Waiting For NYSC

Unidentified gunmen have shot dead a 32-year-old Mechanical Engineering graduate of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) in Delta state. Eugine Ujayikre Ighoesuvwo, who is awaiting his posting for the National Youth Service Corp (NYSC), was awaiting his posting for youth service was murdered in his one-room apartment at No. 20B Otobo Street, Ughelli, on […]

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Groups Donate Blood Mobile Van, 60KVA Generator To UUTH

Two groups have donated a 60KVA soundproof generating set and a Blood Mobile Van to the University of Uyo Teaching Hospital (UUTH). God Ambassador Mission International Uyo and the Safe Blood Africa United States (USA) donated the generating set to the hospital’s dialysis unit and the Blood Mobile Van respectively. Student Pulse gathered that the […]

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Ondo State University Of Medical Sciences, Begins Admissions

Nigeria’s 139th university, Ondo State University of Medical Sciences, Ondo, has been approved by the National Universities Commission (NUC). According to a Wednesday statement by the Ondo State Commissioner for Information, Kayode Akinmade, the NUC Executive Secretary, Prof. Julius Okojie, conveyed the Commission’s approval in a letter addressed to the Ondo State Governor, Dr. Olusegun […]

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Mimiko’s Ondo State University Gets Medical Sciences Accreditation From NUC

Nigeria’s 139th university, Ondo State University of Medical Sciences, Ondo, has been approved by the National Universities Commission (NUC). According to a Wednesday statement by the Ondo State Commissioner for Information, Kayode Akinmade, the NUC Executive Secretary, Prof. Julius Okojie, conveyed the Commission’s approval in a letter addressed to the Ondo State Governor, Dr. Olusegun […]

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