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National Universities Commission

26 Aug
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has accredited all the seven programmes run by the Dominican University, Ibadan.
3 Aug
A former Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission, Prof. Peter Okebukola, has called for the reappointment of Professors Abubakar Adamu Rasheed and Is-haq Oloyede
10 Jun
The management of University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) has said that while most tertiary institutions lost an academic session as a result of COVID-19 pandemic...
4 Jun
Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has faulted the new policy of the National Universities Commission (NUC) that has centralised admission into the institutions...
3 Jun
Worried by the system of learning in the nation’s tertiary institutions, experts have called on the National Universities Commission (NUC) to upgrade learning systems to include digital learning
29 Apr
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has assured that unbundling Mass Communication in tertiary learning institutions is at the final review and may take effect by September 2021.
28 Apr
The House of Representatives, yesterday, alleged that the National Universities Commission (NUC) had been duplicating its yearly budgets from 2017 to date.
27 Mar
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has approved the upgrade of three institutions in Delta State to full-fledged universities.
18 Feb
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has given approval to Caleb University, Imota, Lagos State, to run a full-time Law programme.
9 Jan
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has directed Vice-Chancellors of federal universities to commence academic activities on January 18, 2021. The announcement was in compliance with the directive of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19. The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) had announced the suspension of its 10-month strike on December 23, 2020, during a…
17 Dec 2020
Professor Kayode Soremekun, outgoing Vice-Chancellor of Federal University, Oye Ekiti (FUOYE), in this interview with IYABO LAWAL speaks on the challenges of new universities, why the government must improve on the funding
10 Dec 2020
The Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo, has faulted a media report on the alleged falsification of age by a member of its academic staff, and former Executive Secretary of National Universities Commission (NUC), Prof Peter Okebukola.


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Members of the public have been advised to embrace the newly introduced eNaira which is said to be the digital equivalent of Nigeria's physical currency. The e-Naira was said to be introduced not only to preserve the nation's currency, but also to make business transaction less cumbersome. The Director of Corporate Communications of the Central…
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Barcelona is close to finalising Xavi Hernandez's long-anticipated return as coach, according to various reports in the Catalan press on Thursday, with B team coach Sergi Barjuan put in temporary charge following the sacking of Ronald Koeman.
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The businessman who organised the 2019 flight that killed Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala was Thursday found guilty of endangering the safety of an aircraft.
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Antiguan authorities have confirmed that the Nigerian couples who are wanted for a multibillion Naira investment scam are citizens of the country. "Both Bamise Ajetunmobi and Elizabeth Ajetunmobi were granted citizenship in April 2021 having applied under the Citizenship by Investment Programme," Antigua and Barbuda's Citizenship by Investment Unit said in a statement. Nigerian couple…
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The First Lady, Aisha Buhari, has expressed readiness to strengthen collaboration with other development partners to provide the needed support for the advancement of women and girl-child education.