Micheal Altshuler said “The bad news is time flies and the good news is you’re the pilot”. Surprisingly, we’re at the second quarter of 2016, many Nigerians were taken aback with disappointment over the current economic situation in the country. Continue reading TODAY — A COMMENTARY
It was about six years back, he had arrived from a foreign trip on an official assignment. Few minutes after landing at the airport and being filled with joy and enthusiasm to reunite with his family and share the beautiful gifts he bought for them, “of a truth God was gracious”, he soliloquized. He had barely left the airport premises, when yet another miracle happened. Mr. Johnson opened his text messaging app, and alas, he couldn’t believe what he saw, he shook his head, reached out for his glasses wiped them clean again, “no, no no… this can’t be true, haba just like that, God is good!” he said to himself after reading the message a few times, amused and smiling to himself. The cab man had noticed and looked back through his front mirror. “Mr. driver pay attention! look at the road”-he shot back quickly and went back to his laughter. He muttered a few things which sounded like praises to his God, in his local dialect. Continue reading THAT TIME OF THE YEAR – A SHORT STORY
Thiw is an expected and yet unfortuante development as regards the fate of many applicants who participated in the just concluded unified tertiary matricualtion examination for 2016.
According to the National Universities Commission (NUC), only 400,000 out of the 1. 5 million candidates that wrote the 2016 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) will gain admission into Nigerian universities. Continue reading 1.1 Million candidates may Not Gain Admission – JAMB.
- A new study found that older people who get more physical activity might experience a slower rate of mental decline
- The difference in rate of mental decline was equivalent to 10 years of aging
- The study emphasizes the importance of physical activity in older people
Nigerian billionaire IFEANYI UBAH and owner of FC Ifeanyi Ubah, who had earlier promised to bring down the ezchange rate at the parallel market to 200 naira against the dollar, today has made a dramatic move to show support for the National team. Continue reading IFEANYI UBAH and crew fly with private jet to kaduna to cheer super eagles to victory.
Earlier today, International news channel, Al Jazeera, published an article on their twitter handle with the headline above. The article was written to celebrate a Nigerian female mechanic. Continue reading Nigerians react to AL JAZEERA NEWS TWEET POTRAYING NIGERIAN WOMEN AS PROSTITUTES.
It is a beautiful coincidence for people to be born on publicly recognized dates.
Elsie Victor a 100l student of the Faculty of Law, Rivers state University of Science and Technology, celebrates her Birthday today, March 25th, Good Friday.
May loads and loads of good things surround you, best of wishes to this beautiful young lady.
Super Eagles coach Samson Siasia has promised Nigerians to expect a ‘brand new team’ when they take on Egypt in Friday’s 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.
Oluwatobiloba Daniel Anidugb ”Laye” singer Kiss Daniel has drawn attention to his age when he granted an interview recently where he claimed that he graduated with a 4.32GPA in ‘Water Engineering’ from the Federal Univeristy of Agriculture, Abeokuta, in 2013, putting his age, as at the time of graduation, at 18. Continue reading KISS DANIEL INVOLVED IN AGE CONTROVERSY AND GRADUATION FROM FUNAA
Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu, says that Nigeria will launch its first Astronaut into space before 2030. Onu said this while speaking to a delegation from the Defence Space Agency in Abuja yesterday March 24th.
Ekiti State University, EKSU collection of certificate notice to Bachelors, Masters and Ph.D degree holders.
Continue reading EKITI STATE UNIVERSITY COLLECTION OF CERTIFICATE NOTICE
Have you ever won a prize online? Here is a great chance! Participate in Skusat CBT Contest to win N300,000. The 2016 Skusat CBT Contest is duly approved and endorsed by the Federal Government of Nigeria via the presiding regulatory body in charge of affinity programs and promotional campaigns.
Continue reading APPLY FOR SKUSAT CBT CONTEST 2016
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The federal government on hursdayt launched a community-based single register of the poor and vulnerable aimed at reducing extreme poverty in the country.
A Nigerian lecturer Nwachi Oster-francis, working the University of Nigeria Nssuka, currently developed a new hyrid of the tilapia fish.
Mr. Nwachi who is a beneficiary of the special research grants from TETFUND in the laat administration.
the fish named’ PUTRA RED’ was unveiled to farmers and was greatly admired by the Malaysian ministry of agriculture.
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The Association of Tutorial School Operators (ATSO) has accused the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) of using the wrong grading software to mark the 2016/2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
Seems like the statement of the speaker during the seating of the House of Representatives were the most filtered out of all that was said in the proceedings.
Speaking during the visit, the Speaker House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara advised him to be careful with money alcohol, and women.
For the past few weeks, Mr. Daniel Ayodele , the university of Lagos graduate who made a cumulative grade point average of 5.0 from the department of psychology, faculty of social science, has made headlines in various media.
The university of calabar community is set to mark its 29th convocation ceremony this weekend, Saturday 12 March, 2016.
In yet another news from the examination body, a statement about the number of candidates to sit for the examination has been announced.
1.6 Million Candidates to Take JAMB, Minimum Entry Cut-Off Marks for 2016 Has Been Also Announced
The Registrar of JAMB has stated that a total of 1,589,175 candidates applied to write JAMB this 2016.
As the days draw nearer to the commencement of this years joint admission and matriculation board exams for all tertiary institutions across the country, the board has announced a new initiative for this years examination, to ensure that some participants do not end up cheating the system.
The JAMB Registrar, Prof. Jibu Ojerinde, in a statement issued on Friday disclosed the enrollment statistics of candidates from different states in the country.
According to the statement, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Zamfara and Yobe states have the lowest number of candidates
enrollment with figures at 5,069, 7,254 and 12,079, respectively.
Imo, Osun and Oyo states are said to have the highest number of applications with the figures, 102,727, 83,060 and 81,06, respectively.
The JAMB boss also revealed that the number of applicants this year increased by One Hundred and Thirteen Thousand, Six Hundred and Seventy-three (113,673) applicants when compared with last year’s figure.
The general public has been invited to the 35th Matriculation ceremony of Enugu State University of Technolgy , which hold on February 26th 2016. According to circulars posted in the campus.
The University of Lagos had earlier closed the portal for course registration, but due to the inability of so many students to complete their registrations online, the portal has been reopened for just two weeks. Continue reading UNILAG Reopens Registration Portal.
Due to complaints of some many prospective applicants who were unable to apply for the examinations since the board had closed the registration portal earlier than expected, and pleas came through as some lamented that the admissions board shouldn’t deny them a chance of tertiary education. Continue reading JAMB extends registration deadline for 2016/2017
Sotonye Bamson a 200L student of faculty of Law, University of Science and Technology marks her birthday. Continue reading Sotonye Bamson(Phrudybee) celebrates Birthday.
Kampusareablog had written a post on rise in violent protest recently. Information reaching us is that student unrest had begun on Sunday evening by some aggrieved students of Southern Nigerian Institute of Innovative technology in Ifewara, Osun state.
Four International Students of Manchester University UK were victims of a car acvident, which 3 afrocan students including one nigerian lost their lives and one injured.
Reports came in that the Student union Government of the Lagos State University, protested yesterday and blocked promi et route around the school campus.
This was as a result of the harrasmemt and alleged illegal fees imposed by miscreants drivers of the school campus shuttle.
Reports confirmed major routes from the school premises were blocked and there was no vehicular movement. Continue reading Riot In LASU:SUG leads Protest.
It appears its the season of scholarship offers, as they have begun trickling in for 2016, even as the Naira its finding resistance against the free fall ride down in the currency market.
200level students are encouraged to take hold of these opportunities.
Goodluck to all applicants.👄✌✌
Being in an institution could be great and rewarding, but one beautiful addition is the concept of scholarship offers as part of social-cooperate responsibility of various organisations of firms.
Which could be a reward for academic excellence, and promote hard work amongst students.
Below is an offer by stardeep waters , read below follow instructions
Good luck to all Applicants. Continue reading SCHOLARSHIP: Agbami scholarship offer 2016
On Saturday as part of efforts to mark the 45th convocation ceremony of the Prestigious University Of Nigeria Nssuka, was the inauguration of the new Chancellor of the University. Continue reading Ooni Of Ife Inaugurated as New Chancellor Univerity Of Nigeria
This information is from the Students affairs division of the University of Calabar.
In a circular signed by Mrs Bennyta B Ikempe (secretary Orientation organising Comittee )
The Orientation is to hold fro. Wednesday 24th -Friday 26th February 2016 Continue reading Fresh Men orientation for Univerty of Calabar
Hopes of progression for Man City in the FA cup has been terribly dashed seeing City step out with an expected defeat, as the 5th round of the competition played out.
It was a beautiful game this evening (Nigeria) at Standford bridge. Seeing the blues have a fun filled play to settle the woes of the Champions league away loss of 2-1 against French top flight club Paris saint-Germain. Continue reading Chelsea Knocks Out Man City with massive 5-1 victory.
Lenovo began a nationwide promotion campaign in December last year, when it added the Lenovo P1m and LenovoS1 to its Lenovo vibe series, with the former admired for it long lasting 4000mAh battery and amazing camera for the latter.
This was shared by a facebook user and retweeted by the PDP’s official page. Continue reading Hillarious Post on PresidentBuhari’s accomplishments in Office.
Its been 5 days since the Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island was shut down indefinitely over violent protests which rocked its campuses.
The protest were said to s a result of a new rule in the Faculty of Engineering: which made a repeat mandatory in the event of failure of any of the core engineering courses; mathematics, physics or chemistry.
Continue reading Rise In Violent Protest In Tertiary Institutions
This is from the University of Calabar .
And for all Unical students; Malabites and Malabresses.
Beginning today, all top stories happenings trending happenings in various campuses across Nigeria and beyond would be brought to our visitors and members. We’ll try our best to keep up with information being delivered as hot as they happening across a variety of interest.
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