Abia State University
6,467 students matriculate at Abia varsity
About 6,467 new students of Abia State University, Uturu (ABSU) recently took the matriculation oath for the 2020/2021 academic session.
Don recommends Westminster parliamentary constitution model
A Professor of History and International Relations at Abia State University (ABSU), Uturu, Ejitu Nnechi Ota, has reiterated that restoring Nigeria’s hope in the polity was achievable.
Ikpeazu, ASUU reject NUC’s new admission policy
Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has faulted the new policy of the National Universities Commission (NUC) that has centralised admission into the institutions...
Abia varsity lecturers, workers protest unpaid six-months salaries
Academic and non-academic workers of the Abia State University (ABSU) yesterday staged a protest against the failure of the school to pay their six months' salaries and other entitlements.
Don harps on importance of improved legal education in Nigeria
Immediate past head of Department, Jurisprudence, Public and International Law, Abia State University, Prof. Ezenwa Ngwakwe has harped on the importance...
Don tells Nigerians to learn, use one another’s indigenous languages
Nigerians have been told to, irrespective of their individual ethnolinguistic origin and indigenous languages, learn and speak one another’s languages.
Centre on christianity to be inaugurated at ABSU
The Ogbu Uke Kalu Centre for Christianity and African Culture will be inaugurated at Abia State University on June 20, 2019. In a statement by Edward Kalu, a planning committee member, the late Ogbu Kalu was Nigeria’s preeminent scholar of Christianity. The Inauguration will also be marked with an international conference. According to Kalu, the…
What couples should do to reduce domestic stress, by counseling expert
Counseling expert and professor of Counseling Psychology at the Abia State University, Uturu, Prof. Chiemeka Ekennia, has said for harmony to prevail in the family, husbands have to invest in their wives by caring and loving them, especially within their first 12 years of marriage. Ekennia stated these while delivering the 44th inaugural lecture of…
CBN deputy governor advises varsities, others on research
The issues around research and development were renewed last weekend, when the Deputy Governor, Economic Policy Directorate, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Dr. Okwu Joseph Nnanna, challenged universities and research institutes in the country to find solutions to challenges confronting the nation’s agricultural sector. Nnanna gave the charge in Uturu, Abia State, on Friday, while…
Abia varsity offers automatic employment to best graduating student in optometry
Abia State University, Uturu (ABSU) has offered an automatic employment to its 2016/2017 Best Graduating student in Optometry, Dr. Nnamdi Elem Okore. He scored a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 4.14. Okore also won the ORDORBON Registrar’s Award, Optometry Department’s Best Graduating Student Award, NOSA Meritorious award (as a former president of the Optometry…