Prof. Mohammed Mustapha Akanbi SAN Becomes Kwasu New VC

Kwara State Government announced Prof Mohammed Mustapha Akanbi SAN as the new Vice-chancellor of Kwara State University, Malete. In a recent statement signed by Kwara State Commissioner for Tertiary Education, Science, and Technology, Hajiya Sa’adatu Modibbo Kawu announced the immediate…

Professor Yemi Osinbajo to Attend Federal University Dutse 5th Convocation Ceremony

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is set to grace the 5th convocation of Federal University Dutse (FUD) Jigawa State and present a paper titled, “ Facing The New Decade”. The vice-chancellor of the university, Professor Fatima Batulu Mukhatar revealed this in…

Student Entrepreneur of The Year Category In Elite Vibez Awards 2020

As the nominations season gets hotter for the 10th Anniversary of the biggest youth and individual award event in north-central Nigeria, Elite Vibez Awards popularly known as EVA is pleased to announce that their “Student Entrepreneur of The Year” category…

ABU Pioneer First Class Graduate Gets Scholarship from Governor Bafaru

The Jigawa State Governor, Muhammad Badaru Abubakar has awarded overseas scholarship to Ahmadu Bello University’s (ABU) First Class graduate, Safiyu Haruna Mallam Madori. The student broke a 58-year record of the University. Safiyanu Haruna of Malam Madori Local Government Area…

ASUU to Embark on Strike Over IPPIS

Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has threatened to embark on strike if the Accountant General of the Federation stops salaries of lecturers this January. The association claimed the FG had noted that it would stop the salaries of the…

Nigeria Technical University Won’t Product Graduates Without Kills – Prof Salami

Nigeria’s premier technical university, the First Technical University, Ibadan, announced to the new students that the university does not want to produce graduates without skills. This was made known to the new students by the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and…

University of Calabar Teaching Hospital to Conduct First Open Heart Surgery in April 2020

The University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH) has announced a partnership with the Voom Foundation and U.S military to conduct open-heart surgery and thorough research on malaria. The hospital also intends to improve healthcare delivery by expanding its capability in…

TETFUND Increases Research Funds to N7.5 Billion for Nigerian Universities

According to Professor Suleiman Bogoro, who is the Executive Secretary of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND), he disclosed that funds for National Research have been increased from N5 billion to N7.5 billion in the 2020 budget to boost the…

241 Graduated With First Class in University of Ibadan

A total of 241 students have graduated with First Class honors from Nigeria’s oldest citadel of learning, University of Ibadan (UI). The students stand out from the 7,430 others churned out by the school at the 2019 Convocation ceremony which…

Kwasu Graduate Becomes Youngest Commissioner in Nigeria

Youngest Commissioner in Nigeria, Joana Nnazua Kolo who was nominated earlier by his excellency, Governor Abdurahman Abdulrazaq during the last days of her compulsory service year was confirmed alongside other nominees following a three-day screening that saw the House asking them…