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FG reintroduces N5,000 compulsory insurance for FUCs

y Godfrey AKON   The Federal Government on Friday, said it has engaged the services of several insurance underwriters and brokers to provide comprehensive cover for the 104 Federal Unity Colleges (FUCs) across Nigeria. Speaking at a weekly press briefing …

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UNIPORT alumni fault critics of GEJ’s certificate.

Jonathan’s academic credentials not in dispute – Adokeme. The University of Port Harcourt, UNIPORT, Alumni Association, on Friday, in Abuja, via a statement by it’s National President, Chris Adokeme, faulted a columnist with a national daily for allegedly questioning former …

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FG slashes JAMB, NECO fees

By Akon Etumukwa   The Federal Government has slashed registration fees for the National Examination Council, NECO-administered Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE) and the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).   The reduction, which was carried out yesterday by the …

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FG, ASUU meeting deadlock as strike continues

By Akon Etumukwa   Hope of reopening universities across the country is not in sight as a meeting between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to resolve the lingering strike action by the union, has …

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FG spends N7billion on security in FUCs

By Akon Etumukwa The federal government has said it budgeted over N7 billion in the last two years to provide security infrastructure in the 104 unity schools across the country. Speaking at the inaugural weekend press briefing in Abuja on …

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