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JAMB closes UTME registration Feb 6,fixes test march 9-17

  The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has fixed February 6, as deadline for the sale of registration form for this year’s unified tertiary matriculation examination (UTME). JAMB Registrar Prof. Is-haq Oloyede spoke at a meeting on strategic planning, supervision and evaluation of the conduct of 2018 unified tertiary matriculation examination (UTME)

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Zimbabwe investigates Grace Mugabe’s doctorate

Associated Press   Zimbabwe's anti-corruption commission says it is probing the circumstances surrounding the controversial awarding of a doctorate to former first lady Grace Mugabe. Mugabe, whose husband resigned in November under pressure from the military and ruling party, received a doctorate from the University of Zimbabwe in 2014 amid allegations she did

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JAMB to register 2million candidates in 2018

    The Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof Is-haq Oloyede, has said more than 2million candidates are expected to register for this year Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME). Oloyede declared that the Board returned N7.8 billion to the Federal Government coffers from the proceeds of examination forms sold

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Buhari Constitutes Boards of Parastatals,Chairs 2 Agencies, Osinbajo 4

  President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of 1,467 Nigerians to fill the board positions of the agencies and parastatals of some federal ministries. The board positions, according to a statement issued last night by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, consisted of 209 chairmen and

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Senate Minority Leader flags-off training, empowerment for constituents

-ANIETIE UDOBIT, ABUJA     The Nigeria Senate Minority leader, Senator Representing Akwa Ibom north West Senatorial District, Godswill Akpabio on Thursday 14th December, officially flagged-off his 2017 Entrepreneurship Training and Empowerment programme for Cassava and oil palm. While giving his welcome Address at Ikot Ekpene Council Secretariat, Senator Akpabio said that the training

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21,000 Kaduna teachers win, as Court stops El-Rufai from planned sack

  The National Industrial Court of Nigeria in Kaduna on Thursday ordered Kaduna State government to stop the planned sack of 21,000 primary school teachers who failed competency test. Recall that Kaduna state governor, El-Rufai had announced that the teachers who failed the competency test organized by the government would be sacked

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NYSC launches job portal for corps members

  National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in collaboration with Sigma Pensions has launched a job portal for outgoing corps members. Launched on Friday in Lagos, the portal will also serve as a curriculum vitae (CV) repository. The portal is a project by Mohammed Momoh, NYSC Lagos coordinator, the Skills Acquisition and Entrepreneurship Development

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