Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University
Public universities, high acceptance fees and consequences
The arbitrary high acceptance fees being charged by some public universities on new students across the country may have become a matter of great concern to many families but it should...
OCP, Nigeria Universities seek fresh collaboration on agric development
A new partnership has commenced between OCP Africa Nigeria Fertilizer, its research institution, University Mohammed VI Polytechnic (UM6P) and Nigerian universities
Nigerian students mourn colleagues in ATBU
The sad incident, which claimed four lives at Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU), Bauchi, with some other students missing, has been described as the collapse of the metaphorical bridge linking Nigerian youths to their future.
Four die as bridge collapses at Bauchi varsity
Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi has lost four of its students to a collapsed bridge at the Gubi campus of the institution. The incident also left several injured.
University sends students home after collapsed bridge deaths
The management of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU) Tuesday asked students to vacate the campus after the collapse of a pedestrian bridge that killed four students. The vacation was announced in a circular signed by the registrar of the institution, A.G Hassan and pasted around the campus. “Following the unfortunate incident (a flood disaster) of…
Four students dead, many injured as university bridge collapse in Bauchi
Four students of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Gubi, Bauchi, Tuesday died when a bridge they were walking within the school campus collapsed. The bridge collapsed after a heavy downpour with about 20 students on it when the tragedy struck, according to students. The students have since trooped to the school gate to express dissatisfaction…
Man pays tuition fees for 121 less privileged varsity students in Bauchi
A philanthropist and businessman in Bauchi State, Alhaji Nura Manu Soro, has paid the tuition fees for 121 indigent students at Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU) Bauchi.
Security beefed up in Lafia for Emir’s burial
Security measures have been beefed up in Lafia, Nasarawa state capital and its environs, ahead of the burial of the Emir of Lafia, Dr Isa Mustapha, Agwai 1. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports on Friday that, officers and men of the Nigeria Police, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and other…
Three die in Bauchi birthday celebration
Three persons have been confirmed dead while eight others were injured during a bloody birthday celebration in Bauchi metropolis on Sunday night. Also, two houses were set ablaze. The birthday party was held at Lushi, Yelwa area of the capital city of Bauchi. According to the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Kamal Datti Abubakar,…