Category: Education

5 UK Universities That Nigerians Can Apply to With Just C6 in WAEC/NECO

However, there are a few schools that accept a C6 in English in the West African School Certificate Examination as a qualifying English test. 1. The University of Sheffield; Nigerians…

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Another Nigerian Star shines! Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock appointed University of Leicester Chancellor

The University of Leicester has appointed space scientist and TV presenter Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock as its new chancellor. Dr Aderin-Pocock is best known for presenting The Sky at Night on…

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Protest Rock LAUTECH over death of Student by abductors

Students of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, and some town youths are currently staging a public protest in Ogbomoso. Our correspondent gathered that the news of the alleged…

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House of Representatives Creation of new Universities Shutdown

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics and Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union have, however, warned the government against the establishment of new institutions while…

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Nigerian Labour Congress issues FG ultimatum over ASUU strike

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), has issued a a two-weeks ultimatum to resolve the on going strike embarked by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). The NLC and other…

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OAU, ABU students’ unions, coalition back NLC protest to resolve the ongoing ASUU strike

The nationwide protest declared by the Nigerian Labour Congress has been met with wide acceptance from students, workers and right groups. The NLC has slated the protest for Tuesday, July…

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ASUU strike: N560b more needed to pay varsity teachers

An extra N560 billion may be needed by the Federal Government to meet university teachers’ demand for increased annual pay, a top government source told The Nation in Abuja yesterday. The source,…

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