UNIBADAN Announces Date For Post-UTME Screening (See Details)

The Management of the University of Ibadan, Ibadan on Wednesday said it has picked September 14 and 15 for its 2018/2019 post-UTME screening exercise. Vice Chancellor of the university, Professor Idowu Olayinka, made this disclosure via a statement issued on Wednesday, a copy which was obtained by us in Ibadan. Olayinka, in the statement, said, “This is to inform all prospective candidates for the 2018/19 admission exercise who have successfully uploaded their biodata/credentials that the post UTME screening will come up on Friday, 14 and Saturday, 15 September 2018. Please…

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ASUU Urges Osun, Oyo Govts To Bailout LAUTECH

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Sokoto Zone, has urged Osun and Oyo state governments to hasten measures that would bail out Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomosho from its deplorable condition. The ASUU Zonal Coordinator, Mr. Jamilu Shehu, who made the call on Friday at a news conference in Katsina, said the call became imperative because the condition was affecting academic activities. “’LAUTECH is an institution jointly owned by Osun and Oyo state governments. “Since 2013, the university has been grossly underfunded due to non-release of funds…

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ASUU Urges Osun, Oyo Govts To Bailout LAUTECH

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Sokoto Zone, has urged Osun and Oyo state governments to hasten measures that would bail out Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomosho from its deplorable condition. The ASUU Zonal Coordinator, Mr. Jamilu Shehu, who made the call on Friday at a news conference in Katsina, said the call became imperative because the condition was affecting academic activities. “’LAUTECH is an institution jointly owned by Osun and Oyo state governments. “Since 2013, the university has been grossly underfunded due to non-release of funds…

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2018 Utme Highest Scorer From Borno State Gets Scholarship From Gov. Shettima (Photos)

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released the names of five candidates with exemplary performance in the just concluded 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The board said Galadima Israel Zakari from Biu in Borno State, who sat for the examination in Ogun, scored 364 to emerge overall best candidate. Subsequently, Governor Kashim Shettima on Tuesday, August 7 hosted Galadima in his office in Maiduguri. He also awarded five years University Scholarship to Galadima who has already secured an admission at Covenant University, Enugu. The governor said: It…

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UNIZIK Post UTME Screening Timetable & Requirements 2018/2019 Is Out

Please note that candidates with WASCE and NABTEB should fill only their name, Exam No, Year and School/Centre where examination was taken. Candidates can always go back to update their O’level result information for correctness. UNIZIK Post UTME Screening Timetable & Requirements. DAY 1: Saturday 25th August, 2018 Faculty: Arts and Physical Sciences DAY 2: Monday 27th August, 2018 Faculty: Management Sciences, Bio Sciences DAY 3: Tuesday, 28th August, 2018 Faculty: Engineering, Education, Basic Medical Sciences DAY 4: Wednesday 29th August, 2018 Faculty: Health Sciences and Technology DAY 5: Thursday…

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You Can No Longer Travel As You Like – NYSC Bans Corps Members From Unauthorized Journeys

The director-general of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig-Gen Zakari Kazaure, has warned that travelling out of camp or places of primary assignment without obtaining permission remained an offence. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Kazaure spoke at the Ekiti state permanent orientation camp, situated in Ise/Emure, in Ise/Orun local government area. The report said Kazaure was on a visit to educate corp members on dangers inherent in playing with their health and security. He said the standing rule of the agency is being repeatedly ignored in…

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See The Nigerian University That Won’t Give Admissions To Students With Tattoo On Their Bodies

The Vice Chancellor of the Akwa Ibom University, Prof. Eno James Ibanga, said his university does not give admission to students with tattoos. He made the disclosure in an interview with newsmen, saying that students are thoroughly screened before being admitted, also to check that they do not belong to cults. One of the criteria for admission is the no-tattoo policy. In the interview held at Kkpat Enin, Ibang said over 90 per cent of programmes of the institution have received full accreditation from the National University Commission. Courses on…

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SEE What NYSC Is Saying About Posting Corps Members To Crisis Areas In Plateau

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has said no corps member serving in Plateau State would be posted to crisis-ridden areas. Mr Abdulsalam Alhassan, the state’s coordinator, said this while addressing newsmen on Monday in Mangu area of thr state. He said that the measure became necessary to ensure that no corps member became a victim of attacks on rural communities. “In our bid to protect the corps members, we have resolved that no one will be posted to volatile areas. “We have also resolved that corps members will only…

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ASUU Threatens Fresh Strike As Government Fails To Meet Demands (See More Details)

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) in Ogbomosho yesterday has threatened to begin an indefinite strike if the owner-states of Oyo and Osun refuse to fulfil their agreement with the union. A joint statement by its Chairman, Biodun Olaniran, and Secretary, Toyin Abegunrin, expressed surprise that the two governments refused to fund the university, even after it audited its personnel and accounts. LAUTECH recently resumed from its eight month-old strike after the two states agreed to pay outstanding debt to the institution.…

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UNILAG To Begin Post-UTME Screening On This Date

The University of Lagos will hold its post-UTME screening between August 6 and 10, 2018. This was contained in a statement by the school’s management on Wednesday, directing eligible candidates to register online for the screening once the registration portal opens July 23, 2018. “The University of Lagos online registration for the Post-UTME Screening Exercise for Admission into ALL COURSES/PROGRAMMES for the 2018/2019 Academic Year will commence from 23rd July, 2018 to 3rd August, 2018. “Candidates who made University of Lagos their first choice in the 2018/2019 UTME and scored…

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