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Akwa Ibom University suspends 4 students for allegedly raping female colleague

The Akwa Ibom State University, located at Obio Akpa Campus in Oruk Anam has announced the suspension of four students for allegedly raping a...

Minimum wage: Students react as Buhari approves payment of N30,000

The Progressive Students Movement (PSM), a Pan-African Students’ group, has hailed President Muhammadu Buhari for signing the New Minimum Wage Bill into Law. Buhari on...

JAMB: How to check UTME 2019 results

Candidates that wrote the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), can now access their results. The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) will send the...

2019 UTME: Three in court for double registration, malpractice

The police in Ibadan on Thursday arraigned three persons in an Iyaganku Magistrates’ Court for alleged double registration in the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation...

2019 UTME: JAMB speaks on when results will be released

The Joing Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Wednesday explained why it had not released the results of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination. JAMB’s...

JAMB: 2019 UTME ends, candidates to start checking results

The 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) ended today, Wednesday, April 17. Fabian Benjamin, the Head of Media and Publicity for the Joint Admissions and...

2019 UTME: JAMB arrests 2 children over alleged examination malpractice

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Tuesday arrested two biological children of an accredited Computer Based Test (CBT) centre owner in Lagos,...

JAMB speaks on UTME results, suspension of Computer Based Test (CBT) centres, others

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said that it would ensure a smooth and successful conduct of the ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculation...

ASUU chairman blows hot over members’ treatment

President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Prof Biodun Ogunyemi on Monday lamented the plight of university retirees. Ogunyemi condemned delay in the...

2019 UTME: JAMB arrests over 50 ‘professional examination writers’ nationwide

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Monday said it has uncovered and arrested over 50 ‘Professional Examination Writers’ who specialized in writing...

ASUP: Fresh nationwide strike looms over sack of Enugu lecturers

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has condemned the alleged victimisation of its members and officials in the Institute of Management and Technology...

Ojo Aderemi: University of Ibadan under fire for rusticating Students’ Union president over protest

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership, CACOL, has chided the Management of University of Ibadan (UI) for rusticating Ojo Aderemi, a 300-level undergraduate...

UTME 2019: What JAMB candidates suffered in Anambra

No fewer than 10 candidates for the ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) in Anambra failed to participate in the examination due to failure...

2019 UTME candidates point out JAMB flaws

Some candidates in the ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) have called for the upgrade of the computer systems to provide mathematical calculations for...

2019 UTME: Medical student, undergraduate arrested over alleged impersonation

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it arrested a third year medical student and another undergraduate for attempting to write the ongoing...

JAMB: What candidates, parents, others are saying about conduct of 2019 UTME

Candidates, parents and CBT operatives have commended officials of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) for the smooth process of the Unified Tertiary...

FG speaks on postponement of NECO exam

The Federal Ministry of Education has called on states, local governments and religious organisations to embark on intensive sensitisation in order to bring more...

2019 UTME: What we’re doing about challenges in exam – JAMB

The Coordinator of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Zonal Office in Ibadan, Mr Sola Kuye, has given an assurance that all registered...

2019 UTME: JAMB speaks on failed biometric verification of candidates

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said it will investigate reported cases of the inability of some candidates to do biometric verification...

2019 UTME: JAMB speaks on invigilators stopping hijab-wearing students

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board has reacted to allegations that some hijab wearing students were denied entry into the examination hall by its...

Tertiary institutions threaten indefinite strike over unaddressed demands

The Joint Union of Plateau State-owned Tertiary Institutions (JUPTI), has issued a 48-hour ultimatum, threatening to embark on an indefinite strike action if the...

JAMB: 2019 UTME marred by hitches in Kaduna

Persistent system failure characterised the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board’s (JAMB) Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) in Danbo International School Kaduna. Correspondent of the News...

WAEC 2019: 53 students miss exam in Anambra

God’s Own Secondary School, Umuchu, Aguata in Anambra has petitioned President Muhammadu Buhari over refusal of the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) to allow...

2019 UTME: Candidates speak on challenges at JAMB centers

Candidates sitting for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculations Examination (UTME) on Thursday narrated their experiences on the conduct of the examination by the Joint...

NECO postpones examination, fixes new date

The National Examinations Council (NECO) has postponed the 2019 National Common Entrance Examination into unity schools to April 27. Mr Azeez Sani, Head, Information and...