National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS)

NANS finally breaks silence on tuition fees hike

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has vowed to resist the alleged plans by some tertiary institutions to increase tuition fees. NANS president, Chinonso Obasi in a statement issued in Abuja, said that the…

Finland

Education is key to Finland’s economic success

The visiting Finnish Minister of Transport and Communications, Anne Berner, on Wednesday attributed her country’s socio-economic development to the government’s commitment to ensuring high-quality education for all. Ms. Berner was visiting Nigeria to attend the 16th Meeting of…

JAMB

JAMB speaks on forthcoming supplementary UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Thursday said it had concluded arrangements for its supplementary 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The board’s Head, Media and Information, Fabian Benjamin, said this in an…

CBT centres

Full List of 72 CBT centres blacklisted by…

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Wednesday announced the blacklisting of 72 of the 600 Computer Based Test (CBT) centres used for the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) across the country. JAMB’s…

Registrar of JAMB, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede

JAMB chief warns candidates rewriting UMTE

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has warned candidates who will have to re-write the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) not to seek information from fraudsters and unauthorised web operators. JAMB registrar, Is-haq Oloyede,…

JAMB UTME

JAMB Registrar speaks on scores upgrade requests by…

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has described as fake the ongoing scam on Facebook, a social media​ account, calling for candidates desirous of upgrade of scores in the 2017 Unified Tertiary matriculation Examination…

University of Ibadan

ASUU: Alumni intervene in University of Ibadan crisis

The University of Ibadan may soon re-open following the intervention of the Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities, ASUU, and the Alumni Association of the university in the dispute between the management and the students’…

National Open University of Nigeria

NOUN to matriculate students Saturday

The National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) will on Saturday matriculate 13,943 students. A statement issued by the spokesman of the university, Ibrahim Sheme, said the 16th matriculation ceremony will be holding simultaneously at NOUN’s…

Registar of JAMB, Ishaq Oloyede

UTME 2017: Why The Results Of Some Candidates…

Examination body, Joint Admission and Matriculation Board on Thursday states that the results of candidates identified in footages of Close Circuit Television (CCTV) to have indulged in unwholesome practices during the just-concluded Unified Tertiary Matriculation…

CBT centre

How to check your 2017 JAMB result

Follow the simple steps below to check your 2017 UTME result online for free. – Go to JAMB portal at http://www.jamb.org.ng/ResultChecker/CheckUTMEResults – Login with your Email and Password. – Click on ‘Result Notification’ from the list of…

CBT

Educationists urges FG to make CBT compulsory in…

Two educationists have suggested that the Federal Government should make the Computer Based Testing  mode of examination compulsory from the primary to tertiary levels of education. The educationists made the suggestion in interviews with the…

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo

FG Names University After General Adebayo

The Federal Government has renamed the Federal University in Oye Ekiti the Adeyinka Adebayo Federal University in honour of former governor of the old Western Region, Major-General Adeyinka Adebayo (retd). Acting President Yemi Osinbajo announced…

NSCDC

NSCDC Arrests Candidate With Gun At UTME Centre

The Nasarawa State command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested a 21-year-old man for being in possession of a firearm in one of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) centres…

Registrar of JAMB, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede

JAMB Registrar Prof. Is-haq Oloyede faults examination centres

The Registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, has disqualified some centres currently being used for its ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination. He also announced the examination body’s resolve to collaborate with key stakeholders…