ASUU have asked Nigerians to hold the Federal Government responsible for their next action on the government’s failure to honour an agreement it signed with them.
JAMB on Tuesday cancelled general cut-off marks for admission into tertiary institutions and allowed the institutions freedom to set their individual minimum benchmark for admission.
The immediate past vice-president of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Emmanuel Osodeke, has emerged as the new president of the union.
An operative of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Edo State Command, was killed when gunmen suspected to be kidnappers invaded the private residence of Victor Imagbe, the Bursar of University of Benin.
Most of the Mission Schools in Kwara State are still under lock and key despite a directive from the State government that they should resume.
The Special Adviser to Cross River state governor on Education, Castro Ezama, has said about 50 to 60 percent of the girls in secondary schools in the state are not virgins.
The management of Covenant University have sacked a lecturer, Dr Stephen Ukenna, who was recently arrested for allegedly raping a 17-year-old student in his office.
The Son of Bauchi State Governor, Abdullahi Mohammed, has said that the incessant school abductions in Northern Nigeria are orchestrated by people who are not comfortable with the educational development in the region.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has accused the Nigerian Govt. of breaching a “no victimisation clause” agreed upon during the dialogue that led to the suspension of its strike.
The Nigeria Govt. has banned overcrowding and large gatherings such as assemblies and visiting days, as schools reopen on Monday 18th January.