Gunmen kill ex-ATBU director of works – Police confirm
The Police in Bauchi State have confirmed the killing of Mr Hassan Jama’are, a former Director of Works, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa...
OCP Africa partners ATBU, trains students on agro business in five states
OCP Africa, a phosphate-based fertiliser producer, has partnered with Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU) to train students from five states on agribusinesses.
‘Why Nigeria suffers perpetual outages despite abundant oil, gas resources
A former Vice Chancellor of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU), Professor Abubakar Sani Sambo, has blamed the persisting power outage in the country on Federal Government’s attitude towards electricity generation and distribution.
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…
SSANU, NASU ATBU branch protest against ‘lopsided’ allowances
The Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) and the Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU), under the Joint Action Union...
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…
Industrial action long overdue, say students
The African Students Education Support Initiative (ASESI) has expressed support for the strike embarked upon by organised labour to demand a new national minimum wage.