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UNILORIN appoints Abdulkareen new Vice Chancellor

The management of the University of Ilorin has appointed Sulyman Abdulkareem as its new Vice-Chancellor. The university’s Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of council, Abdullahi Oyekan, announced the appointment on Monday. Mr. Oyekan said the institution reached the decision after a meeting of the council in accordance with the provisions of the Universities Amendment

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Non-Academic staff of Nigerian Universities plan for Strike

    The three non-academic staff unions in the universities have said that failure of the Federal Government to address their agitations, along that of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), would lead to a declaration of industrial dispute. General Secretary of Non-Academic Staff of Universities and Associated Institutions (NASU), Peters Adeyemi,

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JAMB Fixes Cut Off Marks for Admission in Universities, Polytechnics, Colleges of Education

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has fixed minimum cut off marks for Nigeria’s tertiary institutions, with minimum cut off marks for admissions into universities in Nigeria was set for 120, polytechnics and colleges of education pegged at 100, while that of innovative enterprising institutes was pegged at 110. The institutions

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ASUU Strike continues, as meeting with govt ends in deadlock

ANIETIE UDOBIT,Abuja   The strike action embarked by the Nigerian university lecturers continues, as the meeting between the Nigerian government and the lecturers ended without a resolution on Thursday. The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, began a nationwide strike this week, over demands for improved funding of universities and welfare of lecturers. An

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