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Police exhume body female LASU student, suspects give gory details

Suspected killers of Miss Favour Daley-Oladele on Saturday narrated the gory details of how the  final year Sociology student of Lagos State University (LASU) was gruesomely murdered for money rituals at Ikoyi-Ile in Osun. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the three principal suspects gave the gory details after Osun homicide police detectives

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INEC sensitizes electorate at Calabar Carnival

Anietie Udobit, Abuja The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Cross River on Saturday joined the Carnival Calabar street party as part of measures to sensitise the electorate to its activities. Speaking to journalists in Calabar, the Executive Secretary of the Commission, Mrs Ngozi Oghuma said that INEC participated in the carnival to publicise its

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JAMB fixes Jan 13 for 2020 UTME registration

The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) has announced the official date for the commencement of the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). Ishaq Oloyede, the JAMB registrar, disclosed that registration for the UTME would start on January 13 and end on February 17, while the exams will be between March 14 and April 4 He

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PMB urges Universities to increase IGR for Sustainable Education

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged universities in the country on the need for them to increase their internally generated revenue (IGR) to enhance sustainable education. The President stated this during the 44th convocation ceremony of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, on Saturday. Buhari, who was represented by the Deputy Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission (NUC),

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WAEC releases Nov/Dec examination results, withholds 9,457

Anietie Udobit,Abuja The West African Examination Council (WAEC) on Friday, released results for the 2019 West African Senior School Certificate Examination in Nigeria. The Examination body withheld the results of 9,457 candidates. WAEC’s Head of National Office in Nigeria, Olu Adenipekun, announced the release of the results on Friday at a media conference

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Prof Salami assumes as UNIBEN second female Vice Chancellor

Professor (Mrs). Lilian I. Salami, a Professor of Home Economics/Nutritional Education, has been appointed Vice Chancellor by the Governing Council of the University of Benin. Professor Salami whose appointment would take effect from December 2nd, 2019, would take over from Professor Faraday Orumwense. A statement by the university’s spokesman, Mr.

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Buhari warns Sex-for-marks culprits, says will face stiffest punishment

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday said that culprits of sex-for-marks in Nigerian tertiary institutions would be made to face the full weight of the law. He added that anyone found culpable will serve the stiffest punishment under the law. Buhari warned that his administration would not condone any form of indiscipline and misdemeanour, saying that

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NYSC starts online registration for Batch C 2019 today

Anietie Udobit,Abuja The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, on Monday, announced that online registration of prospective 2019 batch C corps members begins today. The registration exercise will commence on Monday, October 21 till November 1, 2019. This was released in a statement on Monday on the NYSC official Twitter account. Prospective corps members have

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