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Delta Government suspends headmistress of Sapele school which sent little girl home over exams levy

The Delta State Government has suspended the headmistress of Okotie-Eboh Primary School 1, Sapele Local Government of the state, Mrs. Vero Igbigwe. She was suspended following the viral video where a little Success Adegor was sent home over her parents’ failure to pay her examination levies. Igbigwe was suspended on Monday when the Commissioner for […]

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See How Nigerians Reacted To End Of ASUU Strike

Nigerians have reacted to the agreement reached between the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to end the over three months strike. Naija News had reported that the agreement was reached and a deal was signed at a meeting in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital on Thursday, February 7. Nigerians took to the microblogging site, Twitter, to expressed mixed […]

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Finally, ASUU, FG Reach Agreement To End Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has finally reached an agreement with the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to end the over three months strike. reports that the agreement was reached and a deal was signed at a meeting in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital on Thursday, February 7. This online news platform understands that the minister of labour, Chris Ngige, led […]

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ASUU speaks on calling off strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, on Sunday dismissed claims that it has called off the ongoing strike.  ASUU stated this while urging the public to “ignore any announcement” that the industrial action has been called off. A Twitter user @Buiketalk had stated: “After @officialEFCC that year, @ASUUNGR is becoming my favourite public service […]

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ASUU strike: NANS threatens to boycott, disrupt polls

AWKA—THE National Association of Nigeria Students, NANS,  yesterday, threatened to boycott and disrupt the 2019 general elections should the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, and its Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, counterpart and the Federal Government fail to reach an understanding and call off the ongoing strike.  ASUU embarked on indefinite strike on November […]

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ARM Young Talent Programme (AYTP) 2019 for University Students

Asset & Resource Management Holding Company (ARM) Limited is now accepting applications from suitably qualified university students for its 2019 Young Talent Programme (Internship Summer Programme). The deadline for submission of applications for the ARM Young Talent Programme (AYTP) is 1st March, 2019. The ARM Young Talent Programme (AYTP) is designed to provide exemplary university students with […]

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Kenya closes Nigerian-run school over allegations of sexual abuse

Caritas Mariana Secondary School, a school run by a Nigerian reverend father, Fr. Bertrand Maria Nwochukwu, has been closed by Kenya’s education ministry over allegations of sexual abuse and extreme religious practices. According to Kenya’s CitizenTV, the school proprietor is also accused of being involved in drug abuse and employment of unregistered teachers. On Wednesday, Thika Sub-County Director […]