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Updated: NECO Postpones Examination Over #EndSARS Protest

From Mathew Jwantu, Minna The Executives of National Examinations Council (NECO) has said the examination body is been constrained to reschedule the Paper I Computer Studies Practicals earlier scheduled to take place on Monday 19 October 2020, 10am to 1pm, for Monday 16 November 2020, 10am-1pm A statement signed by …

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FG blames #ENDSARS Protest On ASUU Strike

FG blames #ENDSARS Protest On ASUU Strike The Federal Government on Thursday, said the prolong industrial action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has encourage the ongoing #endSARS protest and other civil unrest in the country. MEAN WHILE ASUP Suspends Plan Industrial Action As They Await Minimum Wage …

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Resolutions Reached At End of a Conciliatory Meeting Between FG and ASUU

Resolutions Reached At End of a Conciliatory Meeting Between FG and ASUU The meeting was convened as a follow up to the meeting held with the Senate Leadership led by Senate President on Tuesday 13th October, 2020, where theHonourable Minister of Labour and Employment committed to engaging ASUU and other …

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Strike : FG To Pay N30bn Earned Allowance To Varsities

Strike : FG To Pay N30bn Earned Allowance To Varsities, says strike encourages civil unrest The Federal Government on Thursday agreed to release the sum of N30 billion earned academic allowance to the university lecturers. It was gathered that the money will be paid in tranches between May 2021 and …

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Strike :Poly Lecturers Hold Natiowide congresses October 12-16 2020

Polytechnic lecturers in Nigeria have said that they would not hesitate to shut down the sector without notice since government has refuse to address issues that are undermining the development and progress of the polytechnic sub-sector. Blame FG For Post Pandemic Shut Down, ASUP Tell Students   The union had earlier in March 2020 …

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Non-Teaching Workers Begin Strike Monday

The non-teaching staff in Nigerian Universities would Monday 5, October 2020 commence a 14-day warning strike following an unresolved disputes with the government. The workers under the auspices of Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU) and Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Universities (SSANU) said the warning strike …

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Nasarawa Varsity To Begins Engineering Courses In 2021

*inaugurates 13 man Committee By Abimiku Monday Keffi The Nasarawa State University has announced plans to commence Engineering Courses in the institution in 2021. The vice-chancellor of the University professor Sulaiman Bala Muhammad disclosed this when he inaugurated a 13 member steering committee for the establishment of the faculty of …

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NECO Extends Registration, Releases Guidelines/Timetable For Examinations

From Mathew Jwantu, Minna National Examination Council (NECO) has released guidelines and timetables as well as extended registration for the examinations. The Registrar/Chief Executive Officer of NECO Prof. Godswill Obioma told journalists at a press conference said, NECO- BECE will commence 24th August 2020 to Monday 7th September 2020. He …

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Breaking: Federal Government Announces New Dates for 2020 WAEC Exams

The Federal Government has announced August 4, 2020, as a new date to commence this year West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) This examination which was earlier supposed to kick start three months back was postponed due to the covid-19 pandemic. Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, who revealed this …

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