President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari appoints new chief executives for education ministry

Nigeria's president, Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointments of new chief executives for some agencies under the Federal Ministry of Education.This was disclosed in...

Bandits use classrooms in Northern Nigerian schools as hideouts

Rampaging bandits terrorising residents of Zamfara State and other states in the Northwest region of Nigeria have converted some of the schools classrooms to...
Dr. Bello Matawalle

Police confirm abduction of 73 students by terrorists in Zamfara, as governor seeks forgiveness

The Zamfara State Police Command has confirmed the abduction of 73 students from Day Secondary School Kaya, in Maradun Local Government Area of the...
Ishaq Oloyede, Jamb registrar

BREAKING: JAMB cancels national cut-off mark, schools to decide

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has cancelled national admission benchmark, otherwise called cut-off mark, allowing each of the country’s tertiary institutions to...

We’ll continue to respond to emergencies to ensure safety of our people- Oyetola

By Sunday Oguntuyi OsogboOsun State governor, Mr Adegboyega Oyetola has assured the people of the state that his administration will not spare any effort...

WAEC announces date for 2021 WASSCE

The West Africa Examination Council (WAEC), has announced August 16, 2021, for the commencement of the 2021 West African Senior School Certificate Examination.The Head...
Mary Beth Leonard

U.S. Universities Offer $4.35m Scholarships to 30 Nigerian Students

 Thirty Opportunity Funds Programme scholars of the U.S. Consulate General in Lagos have received fully funded scholarships totaling $4.35 million to attend American universities...
Chidi Odinkalu

Prof Chidi Odinkalu gets Fletcher School job

Professor Chidi Odinkalu, a Nigerian rights advocate, has been appointed to a Professor of Practice faculty position by the Fletcher School of Law and...
ABSU

Prominent traditional rulers emerge chancellors as FG announces councils for 42 universities

Notable traditional rulers have emerged chancellors as Nigeria's president, Muhammadu Buhari approve the appointment of chancellors of 42 federal universities across the country.Among those...

Court orders immediate release of Peter Odili’s seized passport

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the immediate release of international passport belonging to a former Governor of Rivers State,...