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NECO releases June/July WASSCE results

The National Examination Council (NECO) on Friday released the 2016 June/July Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) results with 88.51 per cent of the candidates obtaining five credits pass and above in English Language and Mathematics. Announcing the release of the …

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ASUU threatens to embark on strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has threatened to embark on a nationwide strike to press home its demands for the implementation of its 2009 agreement with the Federal Government. The ASUU Lagos Zone Coordinator, Prof. Olusoji Sowande, said …

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I left JAMB better than I met it — Ojerinde

Executive of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, Prof. ‘Dibu Ojerinde, has said that he was leaving JAMB better than he met it after nine years in charge. He added that he had done virtually everything he needed to do …

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Turkey waives tuition fees for Nigerian students

The Turkish Government on Friday said it has waived tuition fees for Nigerian students studying in private universities in the country before they were closed down. The government closed down private universities and other establishments operating in the country following …

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ASUP decries non-payment of lecturers’ salaries

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), on Thursday in Oweri, the Imo State capital, said it will shut down Polytechnics and Mono-technics nationwide to protest the non-payment of 14 months salary arrears of its members and the  Federal Government’s …

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