UTME not postponed—JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Friday night said.the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) scheduled for today has not been postponed. Spokesperson of JAMB, Fabian Benjamin, in a statement urged the public to disregard any contrary message. He said, “The JAMB UTME scheduled for between tomorrow (Saturday More...

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By Bar and Bench On Friday, May 12th, 2017
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How we arrested 31 IMSU students during ‘cult initiation’—Police

Operatives of the Imo State Police Command have arrested 31 students of the Imo State University, Owerri, over alleged engagement in cultism. The arrest was done after the suspected cultists engaged the police More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, May 12th, 2017
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FG axes VCs of FUTA, FUNAAB

The Federal Government has suspended the Vice-Chancellor of the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), Adebiyi Daramola alongside the institution’s registrar, Modupe Ajayi. Similarly, Olusola Oyewole, More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, May 11th, 2017
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EFCC, ICPC, Police to monitor UTME exam centres—JAMB Registrar

Registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof. Is-haq Oloyede has disclosed that operatives from the Nigeria Police, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), and the Independent More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017
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1, 736, 571 candidates set for 2017 UTME — JAMB Registrar

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) said it registered a total of 1, 736, 571 candidates for the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), which marked a deviation from the past. The More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017
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Salary Arrears: Oyo Assembly summons LAUTECH VC, commissioner

Oyo State House of Assembly on Tuesday issued a summon on the Vice-Chancellor of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) Ogbomoso,  Professor Sulaiman Adeniyi Gbadegesin and the state Commissioner for More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, May 8th, 2017
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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 More...

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