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Don’t disenfranchise yourself! Check your voter status today!!!

voter's status

You can check your voter status by entering your details in the form on this page http://inecnigeria.org. OR You can also check your voter status by sending an SMS with your State, Last name, Voter Identification Number (VIN) to 081-7164-6879. Format: State, Last name, VIN Example: Adamawa, Ibrahim, 92855 You should receive a response within […]



VC: Why LASU Seeks Withdrawal of 19 Doctoral Certificates

LASU releases academic calender for 2013-2014 session despite strike

The Vice-Chancellor of the Lagos State University (LASU), Prof. John Obafunwa, at the weekend explained the resolve of the Senate, the institution’s highest decision-making organ, to seek withdrawal of 19 doctoral certificates it erroneously awarded. Obafunwa, who chairs the Senate comprising all professors, deans of faculties, heads of departments and directors in all units, said […]

Does the Senate have the political will to abolish Degree/ HND dichotomy?

HND/Degree dichotomy

Vice chairman of the Senate Com­mittee on Petroleum Resources (Upstream), Senator Kabir Gar­ba Marafa, a chemical engineer, tells ADETUTU FOLASADE-KOYI why he supports abolition of the discrimi­nation between degree holders and HND holders in Nigeria. As far I’m concerned, this is one of the hypocrisies that is prevalent, unfortunate­ly, in our body polity in this […]

Education key to preserve the future of Nigeria – Obasanjo


FORMER President Olusegun Obasanjo has canvassed for investment in quality education to preserve the future of the nation. Obasanjo, who is the Chancellor of Jigawa State University Kafin, made the call yesterday while delivering his address at the maiden matriculation of the university. He said: “The future of any nation lies on the good quality […]


*From left –*  Deputy Governor Oyo State, Chief Moses Alake Adeyemo;
Guest Speaker/Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola; Vic
Chancellor,University of Ibadan, Prof. Isaac Adewole and Deputy Vice
Chancellor Administration University of Ibadan, Prof. Emilolorun
Ayelari, during the 2014 Convocation Lecture/76 Founder's Day
Ceremony, at University of Ibadan on Tuesday  11/11/2014.

2014 NABTEB GCE Nov/Dec Guide for all Candidates


The National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) released the 2014 November/ December National Business Certificate (NBC) / National Technical Certificate (NTC) and General Education Advanced National Business Certificate (ANBC) / Advanced National Technical Certificate (ANTC) certificate examinations guide for all candidates. Recommended: 2014 NABTEB GCE Nov/Dec Registration – Instructions & Guidelines 1. INTRODUCTION This […]

See What APC Is Doing To PDP Already – By Ugonnabo Ngwu


Like Olusegun Obasanjo, I dey laff o! If I were to be All Progressives Congress, APC, I would be having a hearty laugh. On a thought, I would be having a measured laughter for the realists would not hesitate to remind me that it is not yet uhuru. Why all this talk about laughter, you […]

Boko Haram bombing: Yobe shuts all schools

Boko haram

The Yobe State Government has closed down all public and private schools in the state, following Monday’s suicide bomb attack on Government Science Secondary School, Potiskum. The Commissioner for Education, Muhammad Lamin, said in a statement in Damaturu on Tuesday, that the closure was with immediate effect. Mr. Lamin said that government decided to close […]

Nigeria LNG Limited Post-Graduate Scholarship Scheme 2015

Adult education

Applications are now being accepted into the Nigeria LNG Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme for entry into Masters Programmes in the United Kingdom in September 2015. Application form for the scholarships can be downloaded here or click the download tab. Completed application form, along with an attached coloured passport photograph of the applicant should be submitted via […]

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