A swearing-in ceremony was on Tuesday conducted for the National Youth Service Corps members in Gombe. Acting Chief Judge of the state, Joseph Awak, administered the oath of allegiance on 1,025 Batch A stream I corps members, comprising 686 males and 339 females. The ceremony took place at the Amada temporary orientation camp, Akko Local Government Area of Gombe State. ...

The Niger State chapter of the National Association of Nigerian Students has threatened to shut down government activities in the state if the Federal Government does not resolve its issues with the Academic Staff Union of Universities NANS Niger zonal coordinator, Hussaini Ebbo, made this threat on Monday in Minna during the association’s peaceful protest. He said that the protest ...

Ikeduru Local government in conjunction with G-PROJECTS has officially released the long awaiting results for the Senior Secondary School Essay Competition and has scheduled 15th March 2022 as price giving day. Below are the Results Scored and Collated by a panel of English Experts. ...

Ikeduru Local government in conjunction with G-PROJECTS has officially fixed Monday February 21st 2022 as the official day to announce the winners of the maiden edition of IKEDURU SECONDARY SCHOOL ESSAY COMPETITION. HON Iwuamadi Oscar the special adviser to the Local Govt Chairman of Ikeduru, who raised the bar great fit and development ahead of other Local government areas in ...

The Federal Ministry of Education has commenced a move to meet one of the demands of the Academic Staff Union of Universities. The ministry disclosed this in a press statement issued by its Director of Press and Media Relations, Ben Goong, on Thursday. The PUNCH observed that the move by the government to inaugurate a white paper drafting panel came ...

 The Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board has cleared Delta State University, Abraka of involvement in malpractice, a management source in the University has said. JUPEB’s letter confirming the latest development is being expected to reach DELSU this week, PUNCH Metro gathered. The official who craved anonymity, as he was not authorised to speak with journalists on the matter, disclosed on ...

There is tension among students of Nigerian universities over the expected outcome of an ongoing meeting by members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities. The PUNCH had reported that the meeting is expected to make a decision on an impending strike. The PUNCH gathered that members of the National Executive Council of ASUU are currently meeting. The NEC comprises ...

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi branch, has said that the Federal Government was insensitive to the plight of its members. The union accused the government of being “deceitful” on the issue of the Earned Academic Allowances to members. ASUU Chairperson, ATBU branch, Ibrahim Inuwa, stated this while speaking to journalists at a press conference ...

The National Youth Service Corps has said it would continue to prioritise the welfare of corps members, saying it remained its cardinal policy thrust. The organisation was reacting to a report that corps members suffer poor healthcare and bear the cost of their treatment. NYSC Deputy Director)Press and Public Relations), Emeka Mgbemena, said, “An inquiry at the NYSC Lagos State Seçretariat or ...

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has urged its chapters across the country to sensitise members of the public on the situation between the union and the Federal Government. This is as it declared Monday, February 7, 2022, as a lecture-free day in a bid to enhance the sensitisation. The National President of the Union, Professor Emmanuel Osodeke, disclosed this ...