Yobe Government on Tuesday, donated N30 million to the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria to improve the institution’s facilities and promote academic excellence.
Academic activities were on Tuesday paralysed at the Federal College of Agriculture (FCA), Ibadan as some members of staff embarked on a protest demanding reinstatement of four of their suspended colleagues.
Prof. Fidelis Okafor, Vice Chancellor of Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, has said that the institution is rapidly expanding as one of the major Centres for teaching and research in all disciplines.
The Federal Government has approved the Tertiary Trust Fund (TETFund), 2016 intervention budget of N213.4billion.
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) data reflected that 11,703,709 applications were received between 2010 and 2016.
The Zamfara State Coordinator of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC), Hajiya Rahmatu Sanda, says NYSC will not send corps members to “troubled areas” in the state.
Sen. Aliyu Wamakko(APC-Sokoto Central), the Chairman, Senate Committee on Basic and Secondary Education, on Monday said the performance of agencies under the Federal Ministry of Education in 2016 was not encouraging.
A total of 19 academics from different universities in Nigeria have begun research attachments in several fields of study in the latest phase of the sabbatical and internship programme of The Shell Petroleum Development Company Nigeria Limited (SPDC) Joint Venture, which was introduced in 1980.
The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has organised a one-day Financial Literacy Programme for staff and students of the Federal University of Technology, Minna.
The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says it has successfully standardised public examinations in Nigeria in its 65 years of existence.