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Polytechnic lecturers Call Off Strike, to Start Work Immediately

  Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has suspended its strike nationwide. The poly lecturers had embarked on industrial action two months ago over the Federal Government's failure to implement agreements reached with the union in 2017. Addressing journalists at the end of its national executive council (NEC) emergency meeting yesterday in Abuja,

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ASUU Calls Off Strike (Full Text)

  The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has, Thursday, suspended the over three months-old strike it embarked upon since Sunday, 4th November, 2018. The union suspended the strike after a memorandum of Action, MoA, it reached with the Federal government towards the revitalisation of public universities. The ASUU National President, Professor Biodun

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Nigerian students declare ‘Operation No Resumption, No Election’

  The National Association of Nigerian Students has announced plans to boycott the 2019 elections over the lingering strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU. The students union disclosed this in a press release tagged ‘Operation no resumption, no Election’ and signed by its President, Comrade Danielson Akpan, adding that

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NiMet Signs MoU With UNILAG

Oru Leonard The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has perfected its existing synergy with the University of Lagos, UNILAG, by signing a Memorandum of Understanding with the tertiary institution on January 17,2019. The MoU which is chiefly centred on the promotion of activities relating to meteorology/climatology, and climate change in Nigeria, would also

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UI school Hijab Crisis: Judge Advises Out-of-court Settlement

  Justice Laniran Akintola of the Oyo State High Court in Ibadan, Oyo on Friday advised parties in the ban of Hijab wearing legal tussle to seek out-of-court settlement. Some female Muslim students of International School, Ibadan (ISI) had protested the institution’s ban on the wearing of Hijab over their school uniforms

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2019 UTME: JAMB warns against two candidates sharing phone number

  The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Friday warned prospective candidates to adhere strictly to the registration procedure for the 2019 UTME to avoid creating issues for themselves. The Board’s Head, Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin gave the warning in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in

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Senate confirms ICPC, Supreme Court nominees, passes Fed Poly, Item (Establishment, etc) Bill 2018, Adjourns Plenary to Jan 16

Anietie Udobit,Abuja   The Senate on Thursday confirmed the appointment of Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye as Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission. Also confirmed were eight others as members of the ICPC board. They are Grace Chinda from Delta State Okolo Titus (Enugu State), Obiora Igwedebia (Anambra State), Olubukola Balogun

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