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11 May
A presidential aspirant under the platform of the New Nigeria People’s Party, Olufemi Ajadi, has appealed to the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities
20 Apr
In many countries, there have been mounting complaints about the quality of recent Ph.Ds as there are about the quality of their theses.
10 Mar
Executive showboating reached its ridiculous height the other day when state governors started meddling with higher education and rushing to rechristen polytechnics as universities.
5 Dec
The Executive Secretary of National Universities Commission (NUC), Prof. Abubakar Adamu Rasheed, yesterday, said the commission would soon clamp down on identified 67 illegal universities across Nigeria
11 Sep 2021
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has called on the National Assembly to pass the Bill to amend the National Universities
27 Jun 2021
There is a sense in which one can claim that it is provocative that the authorities in Nigeria have continued to ignore the groundswell of informed commentaries that Nigeria needs better
13 May 2021
The Universities (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act No. 11, 1993 as amended by Universities (Miscellaneous Provisions)(Amendment) Act No. 55 of 1993, indicates that public universities
12 Feb 2021
Pursuits of truths which constantly enable their seekers and inquirers to uncover the inner workings of our psyches and our environments, from the mundane to the purest level
18 Jan 2021
Ineptitude on the part of the government at all levels leading to the excessive acquisition of lands for the establishment of universities in Nigeria without adequate plans
8 Jan 2021
National Universities Commission (NUC) on Friday, directed vice-chancellors of universities to resume academic activities on January 18, 2021. Chris Maiyaki, NUC’s deputy executive secretary (administration), in a statement, said the instruction was given in line with the directive of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 on the resumption of schools across the country. Maiyaki…
29 Jun 2020
Thousands of Nigerian students abroad are currently faced with serious challenges on account of the coronavirus pandemic and the growing possibility that the disease
12 Apr 2020
Some secondary students recently had fun and educative moment at the Ajayi Crowther University, where they gathered to participate in an awareness week on mathematics.

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