UNIVERSITY OF OTTAWA, CANADA 2022 EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR AFRICAN STUDENTS

University of Ottawa, Canada is offering the 2022 Excellence Scholarships to encourage African students who wish to pursue degree coursework at the Institution. This significant financial contribution will reduces candidates tuition fees by the sum of $17,500 to $25,000, depending on the students choice of program. Eligible countries: African countries Type: Undergraduate degree Value of Awards: Varies according…

COEASU THREATENS TO JOIN ASUU’S ONGOING STRIKE

Colleges of education lecturers under the aegis of the Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union (COEASU) has threatened to join the ongoing ASUU strike over the non-payment of N15 billion revitalization funds. The president of the College of Education Academic Staff Union(COEASU), Smart Olugbeko in a statement issued on Tuesday, Feb 15, said the Union…

FED POLY ADO-EKITI BAN STUDENTS FROM USING CARS ON CAMPUS

The Governing Council of Federal Polytechnic Ado- Ekiti in a bid to prevent avoidable accidents and loss of lives and property, decided at its last statutory meeting held on Thursday 16th and Friday 17th December 2021 about the reckless driving by students on campus and consequently made a decision as follows; (1) Students are henceforth…

BINANCE TAKES CRYPTO EDUCATION TO NIGERIAN VARSITIES

Binance, the world’s leading blockchain ecosystem and cryptocurrency infrastructure provider, has taken the initiative to host Campus Masterclass Series for Nigerian University Students as it continues its mission to drive crypto adoption and enable greater financial accessibility for Africans.  The Binance Masterclass, first kicked off in January 2020, where it provided Education ranging from crypto…

ASUU STRIKE: NANS protest in Abuja

The President of the National Association of Nigerian Students, Comrade Sunday Asefon, has led scores of students on Monday in Abuja to protest against ASUU decision to embark on a strike. Comrade Sunday during his speech urged President Buhari to remove Mallam Adamu (Minister of Education) and Ngige(Minister of Labour and employment), because they have…

ASUU Strike: We were NOT Informed ― FG

The Federal Government has described the commencement of strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) as unjustified because no notice about strike was received from the President of the Union either verbally or written to that effect. ASUU has declared a one-month nationwide warning strike on Monday which took effect immediately over the…

ASUU FINALLY DECLARES A NATIONWIDE STRIKE.

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has finally declared an “all-Inclusive” Nationwide strike. Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, the chairman ASUU announced this during a press conference on Monday 14th February 2022 and said the strike takes effect with immediate from yesterday (Monday)when it was announced. Prof. Osodeke pointed out that, the union tried their possible best…

EXAM MALPRACTICE: JUPEB suspends DELSU for five years

The Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board has suspended Delta State University, Abraka, over the widespread of Examination malpractice in the school, hence cancels the 2021 preliminary exams held in the school yearly. This announcement was made known in a message which was contained in a letter addressed to the University’s Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Andy Egwunyenga. Part…

JAMB has No Right To Conduct Admissions –Prof. Osodeke

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has said Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board(JAMB) has no right to conduct higher institutions admission.A statement signed by the National president, ASUU, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, said JAMB’s action of taking charge of higher institutions admission procedures was an intrusion into the University’s autonomy sovereignty.ASUU further explained that JAMB…

MEST- CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

Meltwater Entrepreneurial school of Technology (MEST) is inviting every young aspiring tech entrepreneur in Africa, to apply for a 12-month technology and entrepreneurship Training Program. With their Class of 2022/2023 in full session. Successful applicants will gain access to world-class education in software development, business and communication skills from MEST’s campus in Accra, Ghana. Training…