Barely 48 hours after the resumption of academic activities for the 2020/2921 academic calendar, had inflicted injury on a female student. It was gathered that the 19-year-old Ghanaian student gave her school jacket to a male student who didn’t dressed properly to class after the headteacher took his shirt off him. Miffed by the gesture of the female student to ...
Kaduna State Government has announced that schools in the state will re-open on Wednesday, 18th August, 2021. It, however, said the resumption affects Junior Secondary School (JSS) III students only. The state’s Commissioner for Education, Shehu Usman Muhammad, disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday. He said the affected students would appear in mufti. The state government had, last week, ...
The government of the United Kingdom has called on interested candidates to apply for its 2022/2023 Chevening scholarships to study in the country. The Chevening scholarship, introduced in 1983, is an international scheme which enables students with leadership and networking skills from different countries and territories to undertake postgraduate study or courses in universities in the UK. In a statement, ...
Twenty-eight of the abducted students of Bethel Baptist High School, Damishi, Kaduna, have regained freedom after 20 days in captivity. Those who regained their freedom were among the 121 students, who were abducted when bandits invaded the school on July 5. Joseph Hayab, Kaduna state chairman of the Christian Association of Nigerian (CAN), confirmed their release on Sunday. A total ...
The University of Lagos Best Graduating Student for the 2018/2019 set, Ibrahim Adedeji Alimi, has said that helping others to understand what was taught in class helped him to achieve his feat. Alimi explained that he neither had a fixed schedule for reading nor visited university’s library regularly. According to the Mechanical Engineering graduate, he was also motivated by scholarships ...
The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) has asked candidates sitting for its mock Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) to reprint their examination slips. The board gave the directive in its Weekly Bulletin of the office of the Registrar on Monday in Abuja. JAMB stated that candidates, who had indicated interests to sit for the mock- UTME and had earlier ...
By David Hundeyin On Friday April 29, a 26 year-old lady set out around 1PM to attend a job interview in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. Having recently completed her university program despite losing both parents, she was looking for a way to support herself before being called up for the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) program. Instead of a job ...
The National Examinations Council (NECO) has released the results of external candidates who sat for its 2020 Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE). NECO registrar, Prof Godswill Obioma, made the announcement at the council headquarters in Minna, Niger state on Thursday, May 6. According to Obioma, 41,459 candidates registered out of which 39,503 actually sat for the examination. He explained that ...
26-yr-old painter impersonates Oba Elegushi, dupes UK-based woman of N51m for fake marriage proposal, rites
The police in Lagos State have arrested a 26-year-old painter, Moses Olaitan, who impersonated Oba Elegushi, Saheed Elegushi, to dupe an unnamed United Kingdom (UK)-based woman of N51 million.The suspect and 48-year-old Segun Olusola had used the names and pictures of the Oba of Ikateland to collect the money from the woman for a fake marriage proposal and rites. Olusola ...
Gov. Abiodun Gives Bungalow ,N2 Million to Ogun Indigene who emerged as LASU Best Graduating Student
The Ogun State governor, Dapo Abiodun, on Thursday, splashed a two-bedroom bungalow and a sum of N2m on Oladimeji Sotunde, an indigene of the state who emerged as the Overall Best Graduating Student of the Lagos State University, Ojo, Lagos. Abiodun equally announced that his administration would set an Education Endowment Fund with a seed money of N5m, in honour ...