Revamped education will revive Nigeria, says Babalakin
The Pro-chancellor and Chairman, University of Lagos (UNILAG) Governing Council, Dr Wale Babalakin (SAN), has called for the reformation of the education sector saying this is the only way to revamp other sectors of the economy.
ASUU: UNILORIN opts out, says it didn’t get notice
University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) has opted out of the exercise, saying the national leadership of the union was yet to lift its year 2001 severance proclamation against the local ASUU.
Increase in tuition as a disincentive for learning
Many of them gathered around the notice pasted on the wall. With books firmly clutched in their hands, their pensive eyes probed the information on the wall.
ASUU urges EFCC, ICPC to release findings on UNILORIN alleged scam
The Ibadan Zone of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has raised the alert over alleged attempt by the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) management to sack the chairman and secretary...
Civil society groups tackle ASUU over reforms in JAMB
The Joint Action Coalition of Civil Society Organisations for Transparency in Governance has endorsed the on-going reforms and innovations introduced by the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) to ease admission into the nation’s tertiary institutions.
UNILORIN ASUU faults call on Oloyede to resign
University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) teachers yesterday rose in support of the Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Prof Isiaq Oloyede dismissing the call for his resignation.
VCs of federal universities to render account of NEEDS funds
Vice Chancellors of Nigerian federal universities are to defend the funds released to them under the National Economic Empowerment and Development Strategy (NEEDS) assessment scheme.
19 Nigerian academics conduct research in Shell sabbatical programme
The General Manager, External Relations, Igo Weli explained that the programme is part of the organisation’s effort at contributing to the development of higher education in the country.