Equal salary grade for HND and Degree holders

The Civil Defence, Fire, Immigration and Prisons Board (CDFIPB), at the end of its meeting held on Tuesday approved the regularisation of the dichotomy between holders of University degrees and Higher National Diploma (HND) in all the Services. The Civil Defence, Fire, Immigration and Prisons Board (CDFIPB), at the end of its meeting held on Tuesday, More...

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By hallmarknews On Monday, August 15th, 2016

Economic hardship biting hard on campuses — Survey

There could hardly be a more difficult time than now to be a student in Nigeria as Business Hallmark investigations have revealed that the present economic crisis in the country is making life unbearable for most More...

By hallmarknews On Sunday, August 14th, 2016

ASUU okays admission screening in varsities

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has said that it was satisfied with the ongoing admission screening process in some universities across the country. The National President of ASUU, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, More...

By hallmarknews On Sunday, January 3rd, 2016

Primary school teachers in Kwara begin strike Monday over unpaid salaries

The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) in Kwara says primary school teachers in the state will embark on strike on Monday to protest the non-payment of their four months’ salary arrears. The Chairman of the union, More...

By hallmarknews On Thursday, December 10th, 2015

WAEC appoints new Head of National Office

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has appointed Mr Isaac Adenipekun as its new Head of National Office. This is contained in a statement signed by the Public Affairs Officer of the council, Mr Demianus More...

By hallmarknews On Tuesday, December 1st, 2015

Financial crisis hit schools as parents fail to pay children’s fees

The economic challenges facing the country is taking a toll on private primary and secondary schools across the country, especially in Lagos State as proprietors have continued to lament the inability of parents More...

By hallmarknews On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015
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Glo to give N4.5m as Literature Prize for undergraduate students every year

  Last Friday, at the Convention Centre of the Eko Hotel, VI, Lagos, National Telecoms Operator, Globacom announced that young writers in Nigeria Universities will receive a cash prize of N4.5m every year More...

By hallmarknews On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

Uniport students lay siege in hospital over colleague’s death

On Monday, August 31, students of the University of Port Harcourt (Uniport) kicked out the doctors and nurses working at the University Of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH) and locked up the gates barring More...

By hallmarknews On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

JAMB begins 2016 UTME form sales

  The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says arrangement has been concluded on the sale of its 2016 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) application. A statement by the board’s More...