Year: 2018

Polytechnic lecturers issue 21-day strike notice

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) have threatened to shut down the nation’s polytechnics anytime soon. They have warned the government to order the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) to stop intimidating its members into the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS) platform when their emoluments have not been secured. The union […]

UNILORIN alleged scam: ASUU wants EFCC to publish findings

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to make its findings on its petition over University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) corruption allegations public without further delay. ASUU noted with dismay that since December 29, 2016 that it submitted petition against the former Vice Chancellors, Professors I. O. […]

KWSG moves on NAKSS leadership crisis, appoints new SA Student affairs

There are strong indications that the Kwara State Government is set to look into the lingering leadership crisis within the National Association of Kwara State Students (NAKSS). The Kwara State Governor Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has approved the appointment of Comrade Bisi Fakayode as the new Special Adviser on Student affairs. CAMPUS FOCUS REPORTS Comrade Bisi […]

FUTO Predegree To 100 Level Admission List, 2018/2019

The management of Federal University of Technology, Oweri (FUTO) has released the list of candidates who passed through Pre-degree programme of the school and have been admitted into the 1st year undergraduate programme of the university for the 2018/2019 academic session. The names of admitted candidate have been made available on the school’s official website. About 269 names made it […]

UNILORIN Admission List, 2018/2019 Out On JAMB CAPS

UNILORIN Admission List for the 2018/2019 academic session has been made available on JAMB’s Website. Candidates can check their admission status on JAMB CAPS. Candidates are therefore advised to check for their admission status on the JAMB website and click”ACCEPT” or “REJECT” to indicate acceptance or rejection of the admission offer. NB : Clicking”REJECT” is […]

Nine years after, ASUU-FG crisis resurfaces

That there is no love lost between the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the federal government is not in doubt and for obvious reasons. One of them is the 2009 agreement between the two parties. Yet, since the reconstitution of the government’s negotiation team, it appears many steps have been taken backward and […]

WAEC urges Ministry of Education to appoint supervisors of integrity

West African Examinations Council,WAEC, has lamented the rate of examination malpractice among students, vowing to publish names of  erring students,supervisors and schools  as well as  sanction them.According to the Head of Public Affairs WAEC, Demianus Ojijeogu, the decision to publish names of  culprits  was  part of resolutions of  the 66th Nigeria Examinations Committee (NEC) of […]

JAMB announces admission offer to 200,000 UTME candidates

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), says about 200,000 candidates have been offered admission by the board, for the 2018/2019 academic session. Over 1.6 million candidates wrote JAMB-organised 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The Head, Media and Information of the JAMB, Dr Fabian Benjamin, who disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria […]