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FUTA First Female VC Assumes Duty

Professor Adenike Temidayo Oladiji has assumed duty as the first female and 8th substantive Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Technology Akure, FUTA. Professor Oladiji took over following the completion of the tenure of Professor Adeola Fuwape on May 23rd 2022. The new Vice Chancellor who is the 10th female VCs in Nigeria promised […]Continue Reading
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Management Reopens EKSU for Academic Activities

The Management of Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti EKSU has announced the reopening of the institution for academic activities. EKSU management took the decision at its meeting held on monday, 23rd May, 2022. A statement by the instruction’s Head, Directorate of Information and Corporate Affairs, Mr Bode Olofinmuagun said the management discussed the impact of […]Continue Reading
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VAPP Law: Stakeholder Hinges on More Awareness

For the violence against person prohibition, VAPP, law to be effective in Oyo State, there must be a creative and deliberate sensitization approach to make the people aware of its content and provisions. A counselling psychologist, Mrs Ibukunoluwa Otesile made this known at a sensitization programme and speech contest organized for secondary school students within […]Continue Reading
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JAMB Releases 2022 UTME Result

The Joint admissions and matriculation board JAMB has released the results of the 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination UTME. A statement by the Head of Public Affairs and Protocol, Dr. Fabian Benjamin in Abuja says the process for checking the result is to send UTMERESULT ( one word) to 55019 using the same phone number […]Continue Reading
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Appointments of new ministers underway – PMB

President Muhammadu Buhari says replacements for the outgoing members of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, will be appointed without delay. Buhari noted “that the departure of some cabinet members has undoubtedly created a vacuum that should be filled”. According to Buhari, the “appointments would be made without delay so that the business of governance will […]Continue Reading
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Students Stage Protest, Bemoan Continuos Strike

Students of Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba-Akoko in Ondo State have staged a peaceful protest over the prolonged strike action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities , ASUU. The students stormed the major highway at the main entrance of the Institution chanting solidarity songs and displaying placards with inscriptions such as “Revitalize our Education” “End […]Continue Reading
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FUTA gets first female Vice Chancellor as Governing Council, Appoints Adenike Oladiji

The Governing Council of the Federal University of Technology Akure, FUTA has appointed Professor Adenike Temidayo Oladiji of the Department of Biochemistry, University of Ilorin, as the 8th substantive Vice Chancellor of the University. The Council presided over by the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of Council, Ambassador Dr Godknows Igali, ratified the appointment at its Continue Reading
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OAU Students Protest ASUU Strike

Scores of students of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, today converged on the entrance of the University to protest the extension of Academic Staff Union of Universities ASUU’s strike by three-month. The students who trooped out in their large numbers marched along the Ife-Ibadan express way, a development which caused gridlock and hindered vehicular movement in Continue Reading
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ASUP Set for 2-Week Warning Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has said its members will embark on a two-week strike from May 16, 2022. In a statement released on Wednesday, ASUP said it took the decision after an emergency National Executive Council(NEC) meeting, held on Wednesday. According to the statement signed by its national president, Anderson Ezeibe, the […]Continue Reading
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History Classes Resume in Oyo Primary Schools

The Oyo State Government has directed all public primary schools in the State to immediately implement the teaching of History as an independent subject starting from this term (3rd term) of the 2021/2022 academic session. The Executive Chairman, Oyo State Universal Basic Education Board, Dr. Nureni Aderemi Adeniran disclosed this today, while monitoring schools’ Continue Reading