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7 Dec
The National Universities Commission (NUC), says it has no influence over the selection of vice-chancellors for the nation's tertiary institutions.
26 Sep
The Federal Government has directed the vice-chancellors of universities to re-open schools and allow students to resume lectures.
16 Jul 2021
The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has accused some state governors of hijacking the process of appointing vice-chancellors for Federal Universities, due to apathy in the selection processes.
21 Nov 2020
The crisis of interest between Oyo and Osun state governments over the ownership of the Ladoke Akintola University of Science and Technology (LAUTECH) may have been laid to rest, as the National Universities Commission....
18 Nov 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, reiterated that the corporate existence of Nigeria was non-negotiable, adding that efforts would be made to protect the country as a single entity.
15 Sep 2020
The Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission (NUC), Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, has assured that the Federal University, Wukari, in Taraba would get approval for the establishment of a faculty of medicine before the end of 2020.
16 Mar 2020
Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, the Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission (NUC), has pledged the commission’s commitment to the growth of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso.
13 Feb 2020
As Part of efforts to revitalise the tertiary education system, National Universities Commission (NUC), is in the final stage of “a draft review’’ of the nation’s university curriculum.
14 Jan 2020
It started as a rumour, which many in the communication sector dismissed. It’s now official: the era of mass communication as a degree programme in Nigerian universities has ended, as the National Universities Commission
12 Sep 2019
Time was when Nigerian universities were using the five-point grading system until the NUC suddenly introduced the four points scale.
28 May 2019
In efforts to revive fixed telephony services in the country, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), will embark on mandatory enforcement of provisions of the universal service.....
19 Apr 2019
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has approved the take-off of Nigeria’s 49th state-owned and 171st tertiary institution with the coming on stream of the University of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences in Imo State.


1 day ago
Data Protection law will boost investor's confidence in Nigerian economy says Pantami Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Professor Isa Pantami has said that the introduction of data protection law in the country boosts the confidence of foreign investors in the nation's economy and propels them to do business in Nigeria. The Federal Executive Council…
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Barely three days before the deadline set by the Central Bank of Nigeria, (CBN) to phase out the old Naira notes, POS agents in Kaduna have begun to take advantage of new Naira notes' scarcity to demand extra charges on every transaction made by their customers.
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A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja adjourned the hearing on the suit filed by the Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) seeking a referendum to determine the fate of Biafra and other self-determination agitations to March 30, 2023.
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Ahead of the February 25th general elections, the Labour Party Chairman in Amuwo-Odofin Local Government Area, Hon Ebele Belmon Nwuzor, has declared that Hon George Olawande Adegeye remains the party's House of Representatives candidate in Amuwo-Odofin federal constituency.
1 day ago
Kano state government has formally requested the presidency to postpone a two-day official visit of president Muhammad Buhari to Kano.