The nation’s tertiary institutions are reeling under heavy yoke of high electricity bills. In fact, some schools, mostly government-owned, are either disconnected or have been disconnected at one point or the other...
I came close to Professor Matthew Idowu Ajibero in the late 1990s at the University of Ilorin where he came in from Bayero University, Kano (BUK) to assume office as the University Librarian
Worried about the precarious state of the security situation in the country, African Council for Communication Education (ACCE), yesterday urged the government to deploy necessary measures to arrest the situation. Besides, the communication teachers also concern about the threat imposed by social media on national security. President of the council, Professor Nnamdi Ekeanyanwu made the…
The management of Bayero University, Kano (BUK), has debunked news making the rounds that a student was found dead on its new campus.
An Associate Professor of Sociology with Bayero University, Kano, MaiKano Madaki, has decried the growing rate of narcotics and psychotropic substance abuse in Nigeria despite several policies and legal frame works initiated to combat the menace. Madaki identified unhealthy rivalry between the enforcement agencies, corruption, political influence among other tendencies crippling fight against drug abuse…
As most schools, including nursery, primary, secondary and higher institutions, resume from Monday, there are fears of further and faster spread of COVID-19 virus due to non-adherence to protocols prescribed...
10 Nov 2020
Academics, among other Nigerians, have called for urgent review or scrapping of the nation’s quota policy in varsity admissions to promote equity and national development.
14 May 2020
Vice Chancellor, Bayero University, Kano (BUK), Professor Mohammad Bello, has disagreed with alleged misappropriation of palliatives for the vulnerable in Kano State.
26 Apr 2020
Professor Balarabe Maikaba of the Mass communication Department of Bayero University has died. A senior staff of the department Dr Gambo Nababa confirmed Maikaba's death to The Guardian on telephone on Sunday. Maikaba, a former head of department and member of the Senate, Bayero University, died at home after a brief illness. Although the cause…
17 Apr 2020
Confusion and fear held sway yesterday in Kano as the government and the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) presented conflicting figures on the coronavirus disease cases in the state.
18 Mar 2020
The warning strike embarked on by Academic Staff Union of Universities, (ASUU) has forced the conference of children’s book reading and teaching out of Bayero University, Kano (BUK) campus.
18 Jan 2020
Registrar, Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN), Dr. Tajudeen Sanusi has reminded medical doctors of their ethical trust to regard patients with utmost respect and dignity.