Non-academic staff to begin strike over wage dispute
There are indications that the non-academic staff in the federal universities, inter-university centres, polytechnics and Colleges of Education might proceed on indefinite strike tomorrow
'Bsc/HND dichotomy should not be barrier to polytechnic education’
Rector, Federal Polytechnic, Ado Ekiti, Dr. Hephzibar Oladebeye, has disclosed that the dichotomy between university and polytechnic graduates should not deter admission seekers from choosing polytechnics.
School imposes ban on sporting activities
The management of the Polytechnic, Ibadan has banned sporting activities on its campuses. The school in a statement from the directorate of students’ affairs said its decision to ban sporting activities was as a result of the security situation in the institution.
Ibadan poly re-opens today
Management of the Polytechnic, Ibadan, Oyo State, has directed the students on mid-semester break to resume today and continue their studies for the remaining part of the first semester. In a statement, the registrar, Mrs. Modupe Fawale, noted that a town and gown meeting held on Monday, May 6, at the North Campus Assembly Hall…
Kwara gov orders reduction in polytechnic fees by N5,000
The Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, has asked the management of the state polytechnic, Ilorin, to reduce its current fees by N5, 000. The governor gave the order yesterday on his Facebook page, following the controversies that had trailed the increase in the tuition fees. He said the reduction was in recognition of the current…