Thursday, 1st June 2023


18 May
The Ambrose Alli University (AAU) special intervention team set up by Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State to reposition the institution has unraveled a N2 billion-tax fraud and other corrupt practices by the management and staff of the university.
3 Oct 2022
Edo State Government has said it is not owing staff of the state-owned Ambrose Alli University (AAU), noting that all arrears and entitlements have been cleared.
16 Aug 2022
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Benin Zone, has faulted Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, on the administration of state-owned Ambrose Alli University (AAU) Ekpoma without Governing Council, describing the government’s idea as alien to university administration globally.
12 May 2022
The Association of African Universities (AAU) says Nigeria remains a strategic country that the association needs to work within realising its continental initiatives.
28 Dec 2021
Crisis is brewing at Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, as the university’s staff unions have complained against the activities of Special Intervention Team (SIT) that was recently set up by the state government to perform the full functions of the Governing Council of the university.
17 Jun 2021
Bandits have reportedly killed a graduate of Architecture from the Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma, Edo State, Ella Williams, along the Benin-Ekpoma-Auchi highway.
21 May 2021
Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), yesterday, vowed to continue its indefinite strike until the state government resolved the unpaid salaries, check-off dues and other sundry deductions owed its members.
19 May 2021
Youths of the Nesan-Kugbe Cultural Group from host communities of the Ambrose Alli University (AAU), yesterday, staged a peaceful protest in Ekpoma
17 May 2021
Ambrose Alli University (AAU) Ekpoma chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and Congress of University Academics (CONUA) have disagreed over Governor Godwin Obaseki...
9 Apr 2021
National Industrial Court of Nigeria, sitting in Benin City, Edo State, yesterday, declared that the state Commissioner for Education, Jimoh Ejegbai, lacks powers to change the decision of Governing Council of the Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma.
3 Apr 2021
Founder of Centre for Value in Leadership (CVL), Prof. Pat Utomi, yesterday said society must appreciate and show esteem for teachers, adding that the impacts teachers make in the lives of students and community remain immeasurable.
26 Mar 2021
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the Congress of University Academics (CONUA) at the Ambrose Alli University (AAU) Ekpoma, Edo State


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