FG and ASUU Disagree on Payment Platform for N30bn Allowances 

The Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities have again disagreed on the payment platform which will be used in disbursing the salary arrears and the N30 billion earned allowance of university lecturers. Vacancy for Authors and Aggregators on ginnyent.net  While the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige offered to pay the…

ASUU Hints On Calling Off Strike, In Closed Door Session With Senate

Posted by Thandiubani University students may have hope of returning to school soon as ASUU meets with Senate to discuss a way forward.  There are indications that the Academic Staff Union of Universities led by its President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi may call off its protracted industrial action soon. Vacancy for Authors and Aggregators on ginnyent.net …

Obi Inaugurate N5 billion Infrastructure Fund in UNN

By Lawrence Njoku Enugu Vice-Presidential Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the last general election, Mr. Peter Obi, has inaugurated a five-billion naira development fund to address infrastructure challenges in the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. Sum of Arithmetic Progression: Solution to Exercise    https://youtu.be/kokTEFIHzpY Obi, an alumnus of the university of the class of…

Buhari Approves Automatic Employment for Students of Education 

By Henry Iheanacho President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari has approved automatic employment for students of education upon graduation. Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu made the disclosure on Monday, to mark the World Teacher’s Day Celebration in Abuja. Vacancy for Authors and Aggregators on ginnyent.net  Adamu said that Buhari has also approved the extension of teacher’s…

More Trouble for Public Varsities

By Iyabo Lawal (Lagos) and Rotimi Agboluaje (Ibadan) • As SSANU begins warning strike today • FG fails to remit five-month union dues • IPPS issues may stall Monday reopening • Breakaway faction set to resume Actual resumption of academic activities in Nigerian universities may not take place after Federal Government issued directive for reopening…

ASUU: NASU, SSANU Begin 14-Day Warning Strike

By George Ogbolu The Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) and the Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU), on Friday, asked its members to commence a 14-day warning strike. The directive was given by the Joint Action Committee (JAC) of the two unions in a statement. Vacancy for Authors and Aggregators on ginnyent.net  The…

FG Orders Reopening of All Schools 

By Henry Iheanacho The federal government has directed the reopening of all federal schools across the country. Minister of education, Adamu Adamu who made this known at a media briefing on Friday, said ”unity schools” are to reopen on October 12 while private and state schools will determine their own opening schedule. Vacancy for Authors…

ASUU To Suspend Strike Soon – Ngige

Posted by Thandiubani    The ongoing Academic Staff Union of Universities will soon come to an end according to Nigeria’s Labour minister.  The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige has assured Nigerians and university students that the Academic Staff Union of Universities would soon be suspended. Ginna Crochets  Ngige gave the hint during…

300 Level UNICAL Student Killed as Generator Explodes in Calabar

A 300 Level student of the University of Calabar, Umo Aniekpeno, was reportedly burnt to death by a generator explosion in Calabar, Cross River State capital. It was gathered that the student of the department of Human Anatomy, faculty of Basics Medical Sciences, died after the generator exploded at her parents’ house at the weekend….

Jubilation as 57-year-old Woman Completes her Junior Secondary Education (Photos)

By Henry Iheanacho It was a moment of joy and celebration as 57-year-old Elizabeth Yamoah completes her junior secondary school certificate examination. As the saying goes, age is never a barrier when you’re dedicated to achieving something. Ginna Crochets  Shortly after finishing her Junior high school exams, photos surfaced online showing her fellow students celebrating…