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Online Registration for 2016 Batch A Will Not Be Extended – NYSC

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has warned that online registration for the 2016 Batch `A` Orientation Course, for prospective corps members, will not be extended after the Feb. 28 deadline. Mrs Bose Aderibigbe, the Director of Press Unit of the NYSC, gave the warning in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Lagos. Aderibigbe ... Read More »

Prospective UTME Applicants Protest Closure Of JAMB Portal

Hundreds of prospective applicants for the 2016 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) have staged a peaceful protests in Benin City, Edo State, demanding extension of the online sale of UTME forms that closed recently. They urged the examination body to re-open its portal, lamenting that they could not afford to stay another year without securing an admission. Some of the ... Read More »

UNILAG Students To Sue School Authority For Changing Their Courses

Some medical students of the University of Lagos, Akoka, who were given courses contrary to their choices, have threatened to take the institution to court if it fails to reverse its decision within seven days, starting from Wednesday, February 17. They said they had petitioned the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Rahman Bello, the Federal Ministry of Education, the Senate Committee on Education, ... Read More »

Important Notice To JAMB Candidates And Required Documents

1. Bring a copy of Registration Slip and a Biro to the Examination Centre and Submit the Slip to the Invigilator. 2. You are advised to keep a copy of Your Registration Slip for reference purposes. 3. Your Biometric (Thumbprints) Verification is COMPULSORY at the Examination Centre. 4. If you miss your Schedule, you forfeit the right to sit for ... Read More »

NNPC/CHEVRON JV National University Scholarship Awards 2016/2017

Chevron Nigeria Limited, in collaboration with its Joint Venture partner, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), is offering a number of University Scholarship Awards to suitably qualified Nigerian students. Eligibility E-applications are invited from full-time SECOND YEAR (200 LEVEL) degree students of the under-listed courses in Nigerian Universities: 1. Accountancy 2. Agricultural Engineering/Agricultural Science 3. Architecture 4. Business Administration/Economics 5. ... Read More »

How to Re-Print Your JAMB 2016 Slip

You can re-print your Joint Admissions And Matriculation Board, JAMB slip online for free and can also be done any where. Candidates reprint their slip for various reasons. You can re-print your slip before the exam based on JAMB instruction, you can also re-print if you misplace your slip. Whatever the reason behind re-printing your slip, the process is as ... Read More »

Must Read JAMB Advises Candidates To Print Exam Notification Slip

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Wednesday advised candidates who had registered for the 2016 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) to print their examination notification slips. The advice is contained in a statement issued by the Board’s Head of Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, made available in Lagos. According to the statement, candidates will have access to the JAMB ... Read More »

Why 9 Vice Chancellors of Jonathan’s Universities Were Sacked

The Secretary-General, Committee of Vice-Chancellors, Michael Faborode, has revealed that the tenure of some of his colleagues that were recently sacked- was due to expire on Monday, February 15. It was reported on Saturday, February 13, that thirteen Vice-Chancellors of federal universities established by former president, Goodluck Jonathan, had been sacked by the federal government. The universities are: Federal University, ... Read More »

President Buhari Sacks VCs of 13 Universities Established By Jonathan, Names Replacements

The Federal Government has sacked the Vice Chancellors of 12 federal universities established by the Goodluck Jonathan administration. Also affected by the sack is the Vice Chancellor of the National Open University of Nigeria, Prof. Vincent Tenebe. In the statement announcing the sack, the government gave no reason for the action. A short statement by the Minister of Education, Adamu ... Read More »

Yabatech Expels 29 Students For Exam Malpractice & Fake Results

The Yaba College of Technology, Lagos, says it has expelled 29 students for presenting fake certificates. Titilayo Obadimu, the Deputy Registrar (Academics), said on Friday in a statement that of the number, some were expelled for examination misconduct during the 2014/2015 first semester. Obadimu said the academic board had approved the expulsion of the students. According to Obadimu, using fake ... Read More »

NYSC Important Notice To All Prospective 2016 Batch A Corps Members

The management of National Youth Service Corps wishes to inform prospective Batch A 2016 corps members of the following: 1.Hard-to-rectify mistakes during registration. Please take note and try to avoid them during registration: a. Registration by proxy: affected PCM can not register at camp because the biometrics is not his/hers b. Mixed up registration: some cyber cafe operators have the ... Read More »

WAEC Begs Candidates To Collect Certificates

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) yesterday appealed to candidates to come and collect the certificates of examination they took in the past years. Head of Public Affairs Unit of the council, Mr. Damianus Ojijeogu, made the appeal in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos. He said the appeal became necessary as the council’s office ... Read More »

University of Abuja Opens Study Centre in Katsina

University of Abuja Opens Study Centre in Katsina The University of Abuja has concluded arrangements to open a Distance Learning Study Centre in Katsina, Deputy Vice Chancellor of the Varsity, Prof. Sani Mashi has said. Prof. Mashi, who disclosed this during a courtesy visit to Governor Aminu Bello Masari, said the Centre would serve the whole of North-West, adding that ... Read More »

JAMB 2016 Form Closes By Midnight Today

It seems JAMB is not looking to extend the closing date for the 2016 JAMB registration form any further, as the board has confirmed that the portal closes by Midnight Today, 5th Feb, 2016. All those yet to purchase the form, this is your final chance. Head now to any JAMB office closest to you or any accredited JAMB CBT ... Read More »

NYSC Explains Delayed Corps Members January Allowance

NYSC Explains Delayed Corps Members January Allowance The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) on Thursday urged corps members to remain calm over delay in payment of their January allowance. This is contained in a statement signed by Mrs Bose Aderibigbe, Director Media and Publicity of the corps, and made available to newsmen in Abuja. It attributed the delay to discrepancies ... Read More »