No fewer than 313,000 school pupils in Enugu State have benefited from the Federal Government’s national home-grown free school feeding programme. The state Manager of the programme, Mr Ifeanyi Onah, disclosed this to newsmen in Enugu on Wednesday. Onah said that...
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has threatened that it would sanction some university Vice-Chancellors who may have been “uncooperative” in the ongoing strike by the lecturers. Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, ASUU President, said this in an interview with the...
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has donated academic books to the Nigerian Army for distribution to its institutions across the country. Army spokesman, Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman, said in a statement on Friday that CBN’s Director of Monetary Management, Mr...
Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti on Tuesday approved the removal of the Vice- Chancellor (V-C) of the Ekiti State University, (EKSU), Prof. Sam Oye-Bandele. Fayemi performed the function in his capacity as the visitor to the state owned-institution. The Chief Press...
The Federal Government said it has released N163 billion to the universities from the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), but striking academics are stalling in calling off their strike. Sen. Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment, said this while...