Lieutenant Colonel Sikiru Adepoju Mohammed of the Nigerian Army Corps of Electrical and Mechanical Engineers has emerged best PhD Engineering student and overall second best at the University of Leeds, United Kingdom.
Nsukka professors hold third Adada lecture
The 3rd edition of the Association of Nsukka Professors (ANP) organised annual Adada Lecture Series holds on Friday, December 15 at Princess Alexandria Auditorium and Unity Hall, University of Nigeria, Nsukka at 10am. A press statement signed by the Chairman of the association, Prof Denchris Onah, and its Secretary, Prof Fidel Ugwuowo, and made available…
Kano varsity commences e-examination next session
The Kano University of Science and Technology (KUST), Wudil, is to commence computer-based examination from the next academic session. With this, the institution would join league of Information Communication Technology (ICT)-driven higher institutions in the conduct of examinations from a written-based to electronics system in the country. Its Vice Chancellor, Prof Shehu Musa, said the…
French government, varsity agree to expand frontiers of collaboration
The French Government and Federal University, Ndufu-Alike Ikwo (FUNAI), Ebonyi State, have agreed to expand the frontiers of agreement their to make it more robust, engaging and capable of affecting other areas. The French Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Dennys Gauer, said recently during an official visit to the university, that the partnership, geared towards providing…
Call for National Book Policy approval, implementation intensifies
If Nigeria must have good value system, good governance and educational development, the National Assembly must urgently approve the National Book Policy (NBP), which has been on its table for several years.
UNICEF trains 10, 000 school children on hand washing
The United Nation Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has groomed over 10, 000 children in Boki and Yakurr local government areas of Cross River State on benefits of effective hand washing.
Lagos launches Current Affairs Quiz Competition to boost learning
As part of efforts to broaden the knowledge of its pupils in public schools, the Lagos State government has launched a Current Affairs Quiz Competition, which recently produced its maiden winners.
Much ado about non-academic staff’s earned allowance
The school gate was shut. Successful Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination candidates who had come for screening at the University of Lagos (UNILAG) were stranded.
‘Igbinedion varsity providing leadership to meet national education goals’
Vice chancellor, Igbinedion University, Okada, Edo State, Prof Eghosa Osaghae has assured best graduating students of the institution of automatic employment as a way of promoting academic excellence.
Winners emerge in Rhodes Scholarships for West Africa
Twenty-year-old Ghanaian Statistician, Emmanuelle Dankwa, and 24-year-old Nigerian Doctor, Toluwalase Awoyemi, have emerged winners of the 2018 Rhodes Scholarships for West Africa.