NANS threatens to shut down telecos over N50 JAMB result charge
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has given all telecommunications service providers a 24-hour ultimatum to stop the N50 charge for candidates checking their Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) results, threatening to shutdown their offices. NANS Senate President, Comrade Abdulmajeed Olademeji, in a statement accused JAMB of conniving with telecommunications providers to charge…
Refund N50 charges on candidates, NANS tells JAMB
National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has given the Joint Admission Matriculation Board (JAMB) 48 hours within which...
NANS and the angst of finding relevance
Even the then-dictator, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, could not decimate them. They were like an indestructible army of young men and women. They were idealistic Nigerian youths – with little fear and abundant fervour.
Over one million students may not vote as ASUU strike persists
More than one million students of federal and state universities across the country may not vote during the forthcoming general elections due to the lingering strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).
I will reposition dented police image, says IGP
The newly-appointed Acting Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Abubakar Adamu, has expressed disappointment over the present state of the Nigeria Police Force, vowing to reposition it in no time.
NANS denies N150m bribery allegations from presidency
The leadership of National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has distance itself from the purported allegations by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) claiming it received N150 million from the presidency. The students Union body disclosed this in a statement signed by Mr Adeyemi Amoo, it’s National Public Relations Officer (PRO), and made available…
Former NANS president dissociates self from association
A former president of National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) Abdul Mahmud has renounced his membership of the students' umbrella body over its recent 'reckless' activities. NANS had issued an ultimatum to the Nigerian government and Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to resolve the ongoing strike. The Nigeria student's body also threatened to mobilize…
NANS wants ASUU to return to negotiation table with FG over strike
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) yesterday urged the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to go back to negotiations with the Federal Government.
Unease as ASUU/FG faceoff ends year 2018 education sector
With the ongoing face-off between the Federal Government (FG) and Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), many Nigerians are united in their conclusion that something...
Elections: Group moves to curb thuggery among students
Student leaders in Enugu State, led by the Special Assistant to Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on Student Affairs, Chidi Ilogebe, have initiated a tour of 24 tertiary institutions in the state to discourage electoral violence and thuggery among students. The campus to campus tour tagged “Students: Assets not thugs”, would enable the group sensitise students on…