National President of Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Anderson Ezeibe has reaffirmed the union’s resolve to continue its indefinite strike until the Federal Government meets their demands.
Imo State Police Command has confirmed the killing of a year-one student of Building Technology of the Federal Polytechnic, Nekede, near Owerri, Anthony Chinweotito Emmanuel
13 May 2020
Two members of staff of the Federal Polytechnic, Ado Ekiti, yesterday died of electrocution while carrying out their duties. Eyewitnesses said the victims, who were workers of the Department of Works, died while working on a defective borehole on campus.
9 Mar 2020
The Federal Ministry of Works and Housing on Monday inaugurated an N180 million road rehabilitation project at Federal Polytechnic, Ede, Osun.
4 Nov 2019
A statement by Director, Protocol, Information and Public Relations, Mr. Adeyemi Adejoju, at the weekend, said the joint emergency meeting of the academic board and management committee held on Saturday, November 2, 2019, also proscribed the students’ union.
25 Jul 2019
Consolidated Hallmark Insurance (CHI) Plc has rewarded three winners at its yearly national essay competition
27 Mar 2019
The Federal Special Anti-robbery Squad (FSARS) at Adeniji Adele, Lagos has arrested a man, Ikechukwu Ozorumba, who allegedly strangled a Taxify driver to death and stole his car. Ozorumba, aged 29, of No. 16, Yaro Street, Okokomaiko, and his accomplice simply identified as Nkelechi, alias Sunshine, who is on the run, allegedly killed Ebenezer Olotu,…
21 Mar 2019
Notorious robbery kingpin, Chinozo Felix, a.k.a. Power and his assistant, Ifeanyi Uche, on Tuesday night met their waterloo in the hands of the police. They were shot dead during a robbery operation at the Ojo area of Lagos State. Two of their gang members were also arrested, though unfortunately, the robbers had shot dead a…
5 May 2018
The Rector of the Federal Polytechnic, Ile-Oluji (FEDPOLEL), Ondo State, Prof Emmanuel Fasakin, has identified the education system and academia as critical stakeholders in the fight against corruption in the country.
15 Mar 2018
The Governing Council of Federal Polytechnic, Oko has slammed a three months suspension on the institutions’ Chief Librarian, Dr Fredrick Obodoez for alleged ineffective in the discharging of his duties. The Council also announced Dr Izuchukwu Onu as the deputy Rector following the expiration of tenure of his predecessor, Mr Ejike Nwabuona. The Governing Council…
22 Feb 2018
The management of the Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti, has disclosed that the former Rector, Dr. Taiwo Akande, is being probed for alleged financial misappropriation. A statement by the institution’s Deputy Registrar, Information, Ade Adeyemi-Adejolu, announced the suspension of the Registrar, Mrs. Sade Adediran and Bursar, Mr. E.A. Oni olabode for three months. The statement said their…
21 Dec 2017
The outgoing rector of the Federal Polytechnic, Ado Ekiti, Dr. Theresa Akande, has advised the Federal Government (FG) to as a matter of urgency, declare emergency in the polytechnic sector of the country, if it is desirous of technological advancement. Speaking during a press conference held at the institution as part of activities to mark…