BREAKING: ASUU Suspends Strike

ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has brought to a halt the one month, six days strike.  This comes after a series of meetings with top government officials and members of the union. At the meeting, a memorandum of understanding was signed with the federal government delegation led by the Minister of Labour, Chris Ngige. Ngige had earlier said both parties produced “collective agreement of action” after the meeting. ASUU embarked on an indefinite strike on August 13, following government’s failure to implement the agreement reached with the union in…

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UNIZIK Shifts Post-UTME Date

UNIZIK

The Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka (UNIZIK) has announced a shift in the date for its post Utme. This was contained in the official release by the school management. According to Director of Information and Public Relations, Dr. Emmanuel Ojukwu, a new screening date will be communicated later. “This is to announce that the Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka has shifted the date for the post utme. Registration is expected to continue beyond the closing. New date for the screening test will be communicated later.” UNILAG also postponed its post UTME date.    

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UNILAG Postpones Post-UTME

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The University of Lagos (UNILAG) has postponed indefinitely its Post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (Post-UTME) earlier scheduled for Monday September, 18 to Friday, 22. The institution’s Registrar and Secretary to Council, Dr Taiwo Ipaye, said in a statement on Tuesday in Lagos. He added that a new date for the screening would be announced later on the university’s website. “Candidates and the public are requested to visit the institution’s website regularly for information on the new dates. “However, this postponement does not affect the ongoing application for the post-UTME screening which…

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2017 Cowbellpedia Maths Tv Quiz : Rivers Secures Third Semi-Final Slot

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Tamunokuro Braide of Graceland International School, Port Harcourt is the third contestant to secure a semi-final slot for Rivers State in the on-going 2017 Cowbellpedia Secondary Schools Mathematics TV Quiz sponsored by Cowbell, the flagship brand of Promasidor Nigeria Limited. At the sixth preliminary contest in the Junior category last weekend,Braide and Ezekiel Ekanem of Advanced Breed Group of Schools, Sagamu, Ogun State moved into the semi-final stage after surviving stiff competition from Omamode Sohwo of Graceville High School, Asaba, Delta State and Kolawole Bankole of GreaterTomorrow International College, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti…

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Niger, Benue Reach Semi-Finals In 2017 Cowbellpedia Maths Quiz Show

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The semi-final tickets of the on-going 2017 Cowbellpedia Secondary Schools Mathematics TV Quiz Show, sponsored by Cowbell, the flagship brand of Promasidor Nigeria Limited, literarily became a rivers confluence as representatives of Niger and Benue States picked two slots last weekend. In the fifth preliminary stage contest, Godwin Terzulum of Government Science and Technical College, Garagboghol, Benue State moved ahead to the semi-finals of the Junior category, while Ikechukwu Ibeh of Federal Government College, Suleja put Niger State in the semi-finals of the Senior category. Joseph Agom and Godwin Terzulum…

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Lagos, Osun In 2017 Cowbellpedia Mathematics TV Quiz Show Semi-Finals

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Contestants representing Osun and Lagos States in the on-going 2017 Cowbellpedia Secondary Schools Mathematics TV Quiz Show, sponsored by Cowbell, the flagship brand of Promasidor Nigeria Limited  have moved on to the semi-finals. In the fourth preliminary stage contest last weekend, Hezekiah Ilesanmi of Bibo Oluwa Academy, Osun State moved onward to the semi-finals of the Junior category, while Emmanuel Mebude of Ogunlade Secondary School, Surulere put Lagos State up in the Senior category. Ilesanmi and Ayomiposi Adeleye of Federal Government College, Suleja, Niger State, finished ahead of Cynthia Monyei of…

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Founder Of Lekki British Int’l School Becomes Doctor Of Education

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The founder of Lekki British International School, Lagos, Dr Abiodun Laja, has added a new milestone to her impressive 40-year journey in education, having bagged the Doctor of Education (Ed.D Honoris Causa) from the Commonwealth University. Dr. Laja who is one of the youngest women to courageously brace the challenge of providing quality private education in Nigeria  also received the Master Class Certificate in Leadership and Management from the London Graduate School. A statement by her corporate affairs officer affirmed that these recent achievements by the Executive Director of Lekki British School,…

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2017 Cowbellpedia Mathematics TV Quiz Show: Edo, Ondo Produce Semi-Finalists

Mathematics TV Quiz Show

Anita Alabi of Gloryland Secondary School, Igarra, Edo State and Henry Famuyiwa of Model Secondary School, Alagbaka, Akure, Ondo State triumphed over their counterparts to proceed to the first set of semi-finals in the junior category of the 2017 Cowbellpedia Secondary Schools Mathematics TV Quiz Show sponsored by the flagship brand of Promasidor Nigeria Limited, Cowbell Our Milk last weekend. While Oseghale Ailuelohia of Mind Builders High School, Satellite Town, Lagos; Abdusamad Ahmad of Flora College, Ilorin, Kwara State; Stanley Odebeatu of All Hallows Seminary, Onitsha, Anambra State and Olali Diepreye…

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Expectations, Excitement As 108 Students Contest To Be 2017 Cowbellpedia Mathematics TV Quiz Show Champions

Cowbellpedia

Four months after 51,018 students sat for the Cowbellpedia Qualifying Examination nationwide, the stage is set for the Cowbellpedia Mathematics TV Quiz Show where 108 students will engage in battle for the ultimate prize. This second stage, which is in a quiz format, will be further sub-divided into preliminary, semifinals and finals and will be in a series of 13 episodes. Among the 83 male and 25 female students vying to become the 2017 Mathematics champions in both categories, great expectation is mixed with excitement. Michael Paul of Excelgrace Academy, Akaajime,…

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8 Helpful Tips For Getting A Study Scholarship

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Winning a scholarship isn’t as hard as you might think, there are certain tips that can help you maximize the process and achieve your goal of winning a study scholarship. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 8 helpful tips for getting a study scholarship. Start Your Search As Soon As Possible When trying to get a study scholarship, you need to start your search as soon as possible because if you wait till the last minute you will miss half the deadlines. There are many scholarship schemes out there…

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