Thursday, 27th January 2022
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18 Aug 2016
Lecturers at the two tertiary instititutions owned by Ondo State – University of Science and Technology (OSUSTECH) Okitipupa, and the Adekunle Ajasin University (AAUA), Akungba-Akoko, have spurned the appeal by Governor Olusegun Mimiko asking them to resume work.
17 Aug 2016
Rising from its National Executive Council (NEC) meeting, held at the Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State, Monday night, the Academic Staff Union of Universities ...
16 Aug 2016
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has warned that the Federal Government’s silence on its demands would harm Nigeria’s education sector.
12 Aug 2016
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Friday said it was satisfied with the ongoing admission screening process in some universities across the country.
5 Aug 2016
Lecturers at the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), has lamented poor funding of the institution, which is co-owned by Oyo and Osun states, alleging that it is killing the morale of workers.
22 Jul 2016
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Benin Zone has berated the Ondo State government and the National Universities Commission (NUC) for what it described as an attempt by the pair to reduce university education to a ridiculous level in the country.
21 Jul 2016
Fresh industrial crisis may be in the offing in the Nigerian public universities, as the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) may embark on an indefinite strike action soon.
10 Jul 2016
All hopes for Kogi State University students dim each day, as the strike embarked on by the school’s lecturers deepen with parties involved not ready to shift ground.
7 Jul 2016
From the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) came yesterday a declaration that the power to determine admission guidelines for universities is beyond the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB).
7 Jul 2016
Just when the Sexual Harassment in Tertiary Institutions Bill 2016 sponsored by Senator Ovie Omo-Agege and 57 others as co-sponsors is gathering steam, university teachers, whose alleged excesses the bill intends to check are kicking against its passage into law, saying it would erode universities’ autonomy. ENO-ABASI SUNDAY, KANAYO UMEH and SEGUN OLANIYI, write on…
6 Jul 2016
ASUU has faulted the admission guidelines newly introduced by JAMB for universities saying the action was beyond the powers of the examination body.
6 Jul 2016
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Cyber defenses for US drinking water supplies are "absolutely inadequate" and vulnerable to large-scale disruption by hackers, a senior official said Thursday. "There's inadequate resilience to even a criminal sector," the official said. "The threshold of resilience is not what it needs to be." President Joe Biden has attempted to address infrastructure cybersecurity but is…
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French bailiffs have seized 230,000 euros ($260,000) from Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema over his conviction last year for complicity in a bid to blackmail former France team-mate, Mathieu Valbuena, with a sex tape, a source familiar with the case said Thursday. A court-ordered Benzema in November to pay a fine, damages and legal costs…
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A helicopter belonging to the Nigeria police which took off from Abuja has crashed at the Bauchi Airport. The helicopter crash was disclosed by the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) on Thursday. AIB in a statement said "the accident occurred on 26th January 2022 around 7:30pm (Local Time) at Bauchi Airport. "The NPF helicopter had departed…
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Nigeria has set up an emergency response centre to contain rising cases of Lassa fever after 26 people were killed in the past three weeks, the country's disease control agency said. Endemic to Nigeria, Lassa fever belongs to the same family as the Ebola and Marburg viruses, but is much less deadly. The Nigeria Centre…