Wednesday, 8th February 2023
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3 days ago
The National President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Prof Emmanuel Osodeke has urged Nigerians to vote for leaders that would prioritise education in Nigeria and not those that treat it with disdain.
2 Feb
With the dawn of a new year, experts in the education sector have appealed to leaders and elected officials to ensure the survival of public institutions by allocating more funds to the sector.
31 Jan
Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Ladoke Akintola University (LAUTECH) chapter, yesterday, said lecturers in the university are not on strike.
23 Jan
The Vice Chancellor (VC) of Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin, Ondo State, Prof. Olukayode Amund, at the weekend, said the sudden surge in the number of students seeking admission into private universities was due to the incessant and prolonged strikes by members of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).
19 Jan
The Federal Government may have succeeded in breaking the ranks of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) as it presented certificates of recognition to the Congress of Nigerian University Academics (CONUA) and the National Association of Medical and Dental Academics (NAMDA).
16 Jan
A Professor of Veterinary Public Health, Simeon Cadmus, has urged the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to know that strategy is better than energy.
11 Jan
Sir: At this stage, it is now beyond every sound argument that education in Nigeria is on a downward spiral. Having cupped many years of decline and neglect to go with incessant interruptions, it is clear by now that it takes courage to go to school in Nigeria. Yet, as ever, education remains the key…
10 Jan
President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, has said the pledge by All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, to provide students with loans if elected is not viable and implementable, adding that it will be another form of bondage.
6 Jan
Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has unveiled 50 new textbooks published by Nigerian authors under the sponsorship of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund).
3 Jan
Last year was, no doubt, a very difficult year for Nigerian workers, just as it was elsewhere across the world. The year was characterised by challenges such as, elevated inflation, prolonged strikes by the Academic Staff Union of Universities...
2 Jan
It is public knowledge that the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Honourable Femi Gbajabiamila intervened in the last strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities.  Several meetings were held with the relevant stakeholders by the leadership of the House. While briefing the Nigerian people of the resolution of the crisis on…
1 Jan
SIR: “When two elephants fight, the grass suffers”. This has, over the years, become a lot of helpless students in the country’s universities who cannot afford the high tuition fees in private universities, let alone travelling overseas for education, but accepted their fates in the public schools.


8 mins ago
Less than 24 hours after the release of a national poll showed that Peter Obi, the Presidential Candidate of the Labour Party, had expanded his lead in the race for president, another national survey conducted by Stears has predicted the election of Obi as the next President of Nigeria in the event of the massive turnout.
21 mins ago
Africa's leading payments technology company, Flutterwave, has announced that it has received its Payment Services Provider and Payments Facilitator licenses in Egypt.
40 mins ago
The National Orientation Agency (NOA), on Tuesday, charged members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) to make it a point of duty to study, understand and consciously practise the seven core values and patriotism of the nation as enshrined in the nation’s constitution.
50 mins ago
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa delivers his annual address to the nation on Thursday, facing mounting pressure over the country's energy crisis.
57 mins ago
A fuel-laden tanker exploded on Wednesday on the Ore-Benin Expressway at Ore, Odigbo Local Government Area of Ondo State, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.