Prof Eyitope Ogunbodede emerges new OAU VC

  Prof. Eyitope Ogunbodede on Monday emerged as the 11th vice chancellor of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife (OAU). The Chairman of the Governing Council of OAU , Dr. Yemi Ogunbiyi, made the disclosure at a press conference attended by other members of the university and the Acting Vice Chancellor of the university, Prof. Anthony Elujoba According More...

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By Bar and Bench On Thursday, May 4th, 2017

How our 100 Level Law student mysteriously jumped to her death—UI

The University of Ibadan on Wednesday disclosed how one of its 100 Level female Law students mysteriously died on Monday during a show at her hall of residence. A statement signed by the institution’s Director More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, April 20th, 2017

We’ve learnt a lot from mock exam shift—JAMB spokesman

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Wednesday said it has learnt its lessons from the recent postponement of the mock examination intended to test run its system and level of preparedness. The More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

FG gives December deadline to wield big stick against teachers without professional certificates

Teachers who do not possess Professional   Certificate of the Teachers’ Registration Council (TRCN) will be weeded out of the system by the end of the year. The Federal Government which made the disclosure More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, April 14th, 2017

SSANU suspends Abuja varsity registrar, 21 others for anti-union activities

Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), on Thursday suspended the Registrar of University of Abuja, Mrs. Rifkatu Hoshen Swanta, and 20 others from office. The association cited  alleged anti-union More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

Strike paralyses academic activities in UI

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Wednesday paralysed academic activities at the University of Ibadan (UI) as it commenced its one-week warning strike. The strike forced most students to stay indoors More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

Reps want UTME registration deadline extended

The House of Representatives on Tuesday called for the extension of the deadline for the 2017 registration of Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The house mandated its Committee on Tertiary Education More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

UNILAG disowns 13 students remanded in Kirikiri Prisons

The management of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), on Tuesday disowned 13 students remanded in Kirikiri Prisons. The students were arrested and remanded for protesting against the rustication of a blind student. In More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, April 3rd, 2017

Abuse of Office: Vice principal arraigned for impregnating student

A Minna Magistrates’ Court on Monday remanded in prison a 51 year-old-man, Mohammed Kuyizhi, for allegedly impregnating a 16-year-old student. The Magistrate, Hajiya Fati Auna, ordered that Kuyizhi, the Vice More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, April 2nd, 2017

UTME Registration: JAMB introduces Remita to ease candidates’ pin purchase

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says that eligible candidates for its 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) can now purchase the pin for registration using the Remita mode. The More...