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We’ll jail parents who don’t send children to school –FG

Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, who addressed journalists during the 9th edition of the weekend ministerial briefing, disclosed that parents in Nigeria who refuse to enroll their children in school will be imprisoned. According to Minister, Nigeria will soon effect a policy that ensure that parents who refuse to enroll their …

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UTME: JAMB Bans ATM Cards, Watches, Erasers, Others At Exam Centres

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has added Automated Teller Machine (ATM) cards, wrist watches and erasers to the list of items banned from examination centres in the forthcoming Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The Board also said only candidates who are successful in biometric verification would be allowed …

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NOUN matriculates 17,000 students for 2019 academic session

The National Open University of Nigeria, on Saturday, matriculated no fewer than 17,000 new students for the 2019 Academic Session. The Vice-Chancellor of the University, Prof. Abdalla Adamu, disclosed this during the matriculation ceremony at the institution’s headquarters in Abuja. Adamu who was represented by the Center Director, National Union …

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HND Holders Can’t Rise Above Grade Level 14 ― FG

Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, has revealed that an HND graduate cannot rise above level 14 in the Civil Service, except such a person acquires an additional degree for conversion to officer cadre that terminates at Grade Level 17. She said this on Thursday while …

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ASUU branches vote to continue strike

At least 80% of members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have voted for the continuation of the ongoing nationwide strike. It was gathered that over 200 members of the University of Ibadan, UI, chapter of the Union who attended the congress voted for the continuation of the …

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