Ahmadu Bello University
Nigerian varsities lack enabling environment for academic excellence, says Gbenro Jegede
Pioneer Vice-Chancellor, National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) and immediate past Secretary-General, Association of African Universities, Prof Olugbemiro Jegede
COVID-19: ABU unveils locally made ventilator
A team of engineers in Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria, has unveiled a locally invented ventilator to enhance the fight against COVID-19 in Nigeria.
NANS cautions Zazzau group against disrupting peace in ABU
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), has cautioned Zazzau Emirate Development Association (ZEDA), against comments that would disrupt the current peace in Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.
Student rapper wins Spark 4 talent hunt contest
Stephen Maiangwa, a student of the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (ABU Zaria) and a freestyle rapper was crowned the winner of the keenly contested Spark 4 Talent Hunt competition held across colleges last week.
Commission lauds varsity over sack of 15 staff on alleged sexual harassment
The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC), has welcomed the bold and decisive action of the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, terminating the employment of 15 staff, and demotion of one academic staff on account of conducts bordering on alleged corruption and sexual harassment.
Institute develops improved pod borer-resistant cowpea
The Institute of Agricultural Research (IAR), Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, has unveiled a pod borer-resistant variety of cowpea which could help farmers overcome challenges of the pest.
Undergraduates decry lack of modern teaching, learning aids
The use of illustrations while teaching has proven to be one viable tool that aids learning. With the ever-growing population of students, and over-stretched infrastructure...
Police rescue 3 ABU students
The Kaduna State Police Command says its operatives have rescued three students of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria abducted on Monday along Abuja-Kaduna highway.
Divisions in the country being pushed to near-breaking point by RUGA settlement controversy
That is the distinctive element that marks Ruga apart from cattle colony. Whilst there is so much quibbling about the nature and purpose of a cattle colony, there is no such quibbling that RUGA is meant as a place for the settlement of Fulani and their families...