Federal University of Technology
Abuja varsity expels 100, rusticates 11 for examination malpractices
No fewer than 100 students of the University of Abuja have been expelled by the institution’s Senate for their involvement in examination malpractices.
Herders get 24-hour ultimatum to leave Imo State
Hersders in Imo State has been given 24 hours to leave the state, due to alleged destructive activities of straying cows.
FG, Imo government wade into FUTO, host communities’ land row
As the host communities of the Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO), Imo State, demand over N2 billion from the institution for the land acquired some 30 years ago, the state government has promised to resolve the lingering dispute.
“Stranded” election ad hoc officials besiege INEC office in Imo
Some trained ad hoc staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Saturday, besieged electoral office over alleged non inclusion in the elections duties. The ad hoc staff numbering about 300 persons, besieged the INEC office in Owerri, awaiting information from INEC officials. One of them, Mr Mike Echetama, told NAN that they were…
For Turakin Sakkwato, it’s goodnight at 93
Since October 1, 1979, when Alhaji Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari was sworn in as the country’s first executive president, his minted image remains permanently etched in the minds of Nigerians. Many of those who heard his voice at the swearing ceremony would think that was just coming into national limelight, but would be shocked to…
Tension in Imo over alleged drowning of student, deaths
Palpable tension is brewing in Owerri, capital city of Imo State, over reports of the drowning to death on Wednesday of a final year student of Metallurgical Engineering at Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO) at Otammiri River.. The student’s name was given as Ukachukwu Igboabusi. According to the report, the deceased had gone to…
APGA explains Ararume’s emergence as Imo PDP elders back Ihedioha
Imo State Chairman of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Peter Ezeobi, at the weekend, said that the party’s choice of Senator Ifeanyi Godwin Ararume as the governorship standard bearer of the party in the state was a landmark decision collectively taken to ensure the party emerges victorious in next year’s poll. Also, elders of Imo…
‘Educational constraints hampering Nigeria’s advancement’
This was the submission of Professor of Industrial Technology at the Federal University of Technology (FUT), Minna, Emmanuel Jose Ohize.
Olurundahunsi, Fasoranti task youth on development
Former Registrar of the Supreme Court of Nigeria and Justice of Ondo State High Court, Sunday Olorundahunsi, has implored the graduating students of Federal University of Technology, Akure ...