PROF OTUNTA: THE EMPEROR AT UMUDIKE VARSITY AND HIS LOADS OF SCANDALS… (PART 1)

FULL DETAILS OF HIGH HANDEDNESS, FINANCIAL WRECKLESSNESS, AND ABUSE OF POWER BY THE PROF FRANCIS OTUNTA’S ADMINISTRATION AT THE MICHAEL OKPARA UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE, MOUA, UMUDIKE. By Ugonna Anejionu: He is tagged a tyrant and an emperor and one that believes so much in intimidating and suppressing subordinates. He is accused of massive financial recklessness […]

Over 700 food vendors to participate in school feeding programme in AMAC

   The Federal Government on Monday began the screening exercise for about 750 food vendors to be engaged in the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme, NHGSFP, in Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC. The exercise which took place at the Local Education Authority, LEA Secretariat, Wuse 2 Abuja, in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, witnessed […]

NECO postpones November/December examination commencement date

The National Examinations Council, NECO, has shifted the commencement date of the November/December, 2018 Senior Secondary Certificate Examination, SSCE, to November 19. Abubakar Gana, the Acting Registrar of NECO, in a statement issued on Wednesday, recalls that the examination was earlier scheduled to commence on Nov.15. Mr Gana called on candidates sitting for the examination […]

ATBU lecturers shun ASUU strike, conducts exams for students

As the nationwide industrial action embarked upon by the Academics Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, enters day two, students of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Bauchi continue with their second-semester examination. ‎News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports that the ASUU has announced the commencement of an indefinite nationwide strike with immediate effect. The decision was […]

WAEC TO MIGRATE INTO DIGITAL ADMINISTRATION OF EXAMS, SOLICITS FCTA’s SUPPORT

West African Examination Council has solicited the support of the FCT Administration for a Zonal Centre for its electronic marking technology (e-marking) for some West African Secondary School Certificate Examinations (WASSCE) papers. The Registrar of the Council, Dr. Iyi Uwadiae, made this appeal on Friday, July 27, when he paid a courtesy call on the […]

Bello Charges FCT Education Authorities to Change the Face of Public Schools,  

…commissions China Model Primary School, Days after the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Commissioned the Nigeria-Korea Model School, in Piwoyi Abuja, the Administration has again taken delivery of a new block of two classrooms, donated by the Chinese Government, to expand the capacity of the China Assisted Model Primary School in Nyanya.   While commissioning the block […]