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NUC Criticise Private Universities For Introducing A Third Semester Programmes

The Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission (NUC) Professor Julius Okojie criticise private universities in the country for introducing a third semester programme in their academic calendars as against the two semester system approved by the commission. Speaking at a meeting with vice-chancellors and registrars of private universities in Abuja, Okojie said this new system was alien to the ... Read More »

FG Sets Up Committee To Resolve HND/Degree Dichotomy

President Goodluck Jonathan has set up a committee headed by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Senator Pius Anyim to address the issue of dichotomy between HND and Degree holders Speaking exclusively to grapevine, the Minister of state for Education, Nyesom Wike, asserted that the issue of dichotomy between HND and Degree holders will be resolved ... Read More »

ASUP Strike: ASUP To Embark On A Nationwide Protest For April 29 If……

Report reaching news desk from a very competent source has it that, The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), on Wednesday, said it had concluded all necessary arrangement to embark on a nationwide protest over what it described as government’s insensitivity to its lingering strike. The National President of the union, Dr Chibuzo Asomugha, told newsmen in Abuja that ... Read More »

ASUP, COEASU May End Strike As Union, Minister Of Education Meet On Thursday, 24th April, 2014

THE ongoing strike by the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) and College Of Education Academic Staff Union (COEASU) is likely to be called off after the meeting between the union and the Federal Government bill to hold on thursday, 24th April, 2014 Report reaching news desk has it that, The Supervising Minister of Education will meets with governing ... Read More »

ASUP Strike: Parents Plead With FG, ASUP To End Strike

“As a parent, I am not happy that my son has been at home for eight months, not because I did not pay his school fees but because of a misunderstanding between the government and ASUP. Concerned Parents in Nsukka beseech with the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) to make sacrifice by shifting grounds to ... Read More »

ASUP And COEASU Strikes: Federal Government Want To Kill The Future Of Nigeria’s Students

The refusal of the Federal Government to meet the demands the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) and the Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union (COEASU) and the consequent shutdown of the Nation’s public Polytechnics and Colleges of Education for months now is worrisome. The blame for the prolongation of the strikes and the consequential suffering of Polytechnics and Colleges ... Read More »

Apply For National Orthopaedic Hospital Admission into 2014/2015 Full Time Diploma Courses

This is to inform members of the public that the National Orthopaedic Hospital, Enugu hereby invites suitably qualified candidates for admission into 2014/2015 Session in any of the Post Basic Nursing Diploma Programmes below: 1.School of Orthopaedic Nursing 2.School of Bums/Plastic Nursing Requirements Applicants must: *.Posses the West African School Certificate/GCE/NECO or their acceptable equivalent with Credits in five (5) ... Read More »

JAMB 2014 Shocking Statistics. A Must Read

It is no longer news that JAMB has released the result of its 2014 UTME examinations for PPT and DBT modes. The shocking Statistics released by the Registrar and Chief Executive of the Board, Professor ‘Dibu Ojerinde is flabbergasted Universities have highest number of applicants as first choice as not less than 995,901 candidates chose universities as their first choice ... Read More »

Polytechnic Senior Staff Association Threaten To Embark On An Indefinite Strike

The crises rocking Nigerian Polytechnic System occasioned by the protracted industrial face-off between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnic (ASUP) has assumed new dimension with the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Polytechnic threatening to proceed on an indefinite strike. The strike threat borders on if its unmet demands, a statement on Tuesday by its National Public ... Read More »

ASUP Strike: ASUP Has No Reason To Continue With The Strike, Says ASUP Chairman In Kebbi

Malam Kabiru Yunusa, the Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Waziri Umaru Federal Polytechnic, Birnin Kebbi, on Tuesday said, the polytechnic has no reason to continue with the strike because the major demands of ASUP, including the inauguration of councils for polytechnics and formation of needs assessment committees, have been met. He also disclosed to grapevine ... Read More »