Category: Education

JAMB slashes varsity cut-off point, Peg Colleges, Poly At 100, Reintroduces Post-Utme

THE Joint Admission and Matriculation Board has slashed the minimum national cut-off point for admissions into universities and other degree awarding institutions in...

“I Promise To Support Buhari’s Administration” – Nigeria’s Most Popular Student

A student of the University of Benin who recently emerged winner in the category of the Most Popular Student in Nigeria, Emmanuel Oluwasayomi Ahmadu popularly known as...

ASUU ban: Why applicants should ignore KSU lecturers’ recruitment advert– Odih Daniel

An opinion analyst in Kogi State, Odih Daniel, says no sane person should apply Governor Yahaya Bello’s declared vacancies in the Kogi State University, Anyigba. Odih...

Strike: Kogi University Students Stranded As ASUU, Kogi Govt Face-Off Lingers

The crisis that enveloped the tertiary education sector in Kogi State in the last seven months, particularly, the state-owned university, Anyigba, has unarguably left...

N-Power: Kogi Plans Absorbing N-Teach Volunteers

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has assured the N-Power teach volunteers in the State that they will be absorbed into the civil service at the end of their service....

Governor Bello Orders Fresh Recruitment to replace Striking Kogi Varsity Lecturers

The academic tussle between the Kogi State Government, the management of Kogi State University (KSU) Anyigba and the striking lecturers has deepened. The management of...

Airtel, Journalism Clinic Bring UK’s Dan Mason To Train 100 Journalists in Digital Reporting

Telcom giant, Airtel Nigeria is sponsoring 100 persons to a training in data and digital reporting, to be facilitated by Lagos-based media training outfit, The...

“You have no legal power to proscribe us’ – ASUU-KSU reacts to Gov Bello’s order

Following the Kogi State Government’s proscription on the Academic Staff Union of University, Kogi State University Branch (ASUU-KSU), the union in response said the...

Released Chibok Girls Awaits To Meet President Buhari In Abuja (Pics)

The 82 rescued Chibok Girls have arrived in Abuja and are currently meeting with the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari. The girls are expected to meet with...

Relief As US Govt. Donates Mosquito Nets Worth N1.7bn To Kogi

The United States government has donated over 2.2 million mosquito bed nets worth N1.7 billion ($5.5 million) to Kogi State government. A statement from the US embassy...

Armed NYSC Corp Member Arrested In Kogi Over Robbery Attempt

A serving corp member has been arrested by the Kogi State Police Command for breaking the Automated Machine (ATM) of ECO bank with digger and axe along Ganajana area in...

Quack Teachers Will Be Chased Out Of Class Soon – NUT

The Secretary-General, Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), Mr Ikpe Obong, on Tuesday said that encouraging teachers to obtain professional certificate would help to...

Kogi-Born Emerges Most Popular Student In Nigeria, Pledges Support For Kogi State Govt.

National award winner, Emmanuel Oluwasayomi Ahmadu popularly known as MR VOICEOVER, a Kogi-born student of Theatre Arts and Mass Communication department, University Of...

At Least, 3 Million Nigerians Lost N18bn To MMM – NDIC

The Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has said that at least, three million Nigerians have lost N18bn in the popular Ponzi scheme, Mavrodi Mundial...

Read What Led To Naira Gaining Strength

The Central Bank of Nigeria said the recent appreciation of the Naira against other currencies was the result of its market monitoring and intervention. The acting...