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Obasanjo denies receiving salary as NOUN lecturer, demands apology from VC

Former president Olusegun Obasanjo on Wednesday faulted a claim by the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) that it pays him an annual allowance for his role as a facilitator of the university. Mr Obasanj is a lecturer or facilitator at the Abeokuta campus of the university. Premium Times reported that the Vice-Chancellor of the university,

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NBA to open commercial law centre in Babcock

Chairman, Nigerian Bar Association’s Section of Business School, Mr. Seni Adio (SAN), recently led a six-man delegation to Babcock University to explore the possibility of setting up a centre for commercial legal studies in the school. Adio was received by the President/ Vice Chancellor, Professor Ademola Tayo, and other principal officers of the university. He

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AfDB partners Sophia university on capacity building

The African Development Bank (AfDB) and Sophia University in Japan, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU to promote capacity development within the two institutions for their mutual benefit and the entire African continent. “It is our sincere wish that this day will be an opening of bright future possibilities for

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Chimamanda Adichie is the speaker at Yale’s 2019 Class Day

Acclaimed Nigerian writer Chimamanda Adichie 41, has been selected as the speaker in the Yale’s 2019 Class Day. Adichie graduated with a Master’s Degree from Yale in African History in 2008. The Class Day Planning Committee member, Shuyu Song said the writer was selected based on her ability to give a meaningful and memorable address

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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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