Friday, 1st December 2023


24 Oct
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), yesterday, demanded justice for a Nigerian student, Ikechukwu ‘Ikem’ Emmanuel, who was murdered in the Philippines.Vice President, External Affairs of NANS, Babatunde Afeez Akinteye, in a statement yesterday, said the international community must condemn such a gruesome and inhumane act.
23 Sep
Senate President of National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), Attah Nnalue, has commended President Bola Tinubu for the appointment of Dr Olayemi Michael Cardoso as Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)
16 Sep
After a five-hour meeting with the leadership of the National Association of Nigerian Students  (NANS), the University of Lagos (UNILAG), yesterday, reduced its newly introduced obligatory fees. The university had increased the payable fees from N26,000 and about N76,000 to between N120,750 and N240,250 depending on the course of study and year of admission. But the…
15 Sep
The University of Lagos (UNILAG) has announced a review of its new fees, following a meeting with the leadership of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS). The review includes reductions in utility charges, obligatory fees for new and returning undergraduate students, convocation fees, and hostel fees. The university had recently increased tuition fees, which…
27 Jul
National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), Zone D, Southwest, yesterday, warned federal and state governments to rescind the decision on fee hike in higher institutions or it would ground economic activities in the region.
27 Jul
This tribute is a brisk and short reflection on my Comrade President, Senator Bamidele Opeyemi. In the left-leaning student movement of the 1980s and 1990s, we were hand-in-glove together—that is where I met Ope, as we fondly call him, for the first time.
24 Jul
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), has condemned the increase in tuition of higher institutions in the country.
14 Jul
The joy of the leadership of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), knew no bound last Monday, when it was presented with a brand new 30-seater Toyota Coaster bus by the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund.)
10 Jul
The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), on Monday donated a 30-seater brand new Toyoto Coaster bus to the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) to ease their movement.
10 Jul
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), South-West Zone D, yesterday, urged South-West governors to emulate Taraba State Governor, Agbu Kefas, in declaring free education and improving the sector.
1 Jun
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has assured of its readiness to collaborate with the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to sanitise the nation’s education sector.
25 Apr
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has condemned the Federal Government's approach to the situation of Nigerians living in Sudan.


The Governor of Enugu, Peter Ndubuisi Mbah, met on Thursday with the Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshall Hasan Abubakar, and other security bigwigs in a bid to strengthen security in the state.
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The opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday accused the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) of fueling the violent protests and mass possession of major streets in Kano against the judgment of the Appeal Court that sacked Governor Abba Kabiru Yusuf. The court had affirmed Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna of the All Progressives Congress APC as…
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The Commissioner for tertiary education in Lagos State, Hon. Tolani Sule, has emphasised the need for fostering collaborations between technology and tertiary institutions.
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The Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has urged the Federal Government of Nigeria to grab the investments from the climate funds. Okonjo-Iweala made this call on Friday at the ongoing 28th meetings of the COP28 in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, and suggested that Nigeria as a country needs to commence…
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With the estimated N3.5 trillion annual post-harvest loss of agricultural produce in Nigeria, the effort of the government to accelerate policies and program implementation on food sustainability may not yield positive results. Country Director, Sasakawa Africa Association (SAA), Dr. Godwin Atser made the observation yesterday while inspecting the post-harvest technology intervention during Kano State Agro-Pastoral…
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A priest in charge of St. Michael’s Catholic Church Parish in Umuekebi, Osuoweerre autonomous community in the Isiala Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State, Rev Fr Kingsley Eze, has been kidnapped by gunmen.
11 mins ago
The China-African International Economic and Trade Promotion Council and the Kano Business Community have mutually agreed to promote agricultural commodities trade. The exchange trade partnership is intended to explore the exportation of the local agricultural value chain from Kano to the Republic of China, and the import of sustainable technology solutions to Nigeria. Addressing a…
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In a move to assess the dilapidated state of the abandoned St. Finbarrs Road, the Committee on Works of the Lagos State House of Assembly, led by Hon. Desmond Elliot, has conducted an inspection to gain firsthand knowledge and assess the urgent intervention needed in the Akoka Community yesterday.
45 mins ago
The Executive Director, Centre for Gender Economics Initiative (GCE), Africa, Uchenna Idoko, has called for a gender-responsive budgeting approach that addresses the basic needs of female inmates and ensures their well-being and dignity in custodial facilities.
54 mins ago
The authorities have been called upon to allow the electorates use their mobile phones to vote for their preferred candidates on election day. Dr Edward Perekebina Agbai who spoke yesterday during the launch of the book entitled: "The 2023 Election in Nigeria, Actors, Intrigues and Winners" in Abuja called on the national Assembly to create…