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Teenage girl bursts into tears after winning scholarship worth over N36m at Beyonce and Jay Z's concert (photos)

Teenage girl bursts into tears after winning scholarship worth over N36m at Beyonce and Jay Z's concert (photos)

Teenage girl bursts into tears after winning scholarship worth over N36m at Beyonce and Jay Z's concert (photos)
Pass law that enables us jam telephone networks in all centres during examinations - WAEC urges FG

Pass law that enables us jam telephone networks in all centres during examinations - WAEC urges FG

The West African Examinations Council has urged the federal government to enact a law that would enable it to demobilise networks in all centres during the conduct of its examinations. It made the appeal on Saturday.

Pass law that enables us jam telephone networks in all centres during examinations - WAEC urges FG
Retro: How first blind Nigerian to complete his education became a physiotherapist (photos)

Retro: How first blind Nigerian to complete his education became a physiotherapist (photos)

Bitrus Gani-Ikilama was born in Donga in Takum local government area of Taraba state, in 1944. Despite being the bind son of a farmer, Gani-Ikilama completed the three tiers of his education against all odds. Read on NAIJ.

Retro: How first blind Nigerian to complete his education became a physiotherapist (photos)
Fraudsters operating fakes WAEC solution platforms, stop patronising them - WAEC

Fraudsters operating fakes WAEC solution platforms, stop patronising them - WAEC

The West African Examination Council has cautioned its candidates against fake questions spread across various social media platform, adding that those luring students with fake questions and answers are jobless fraudsters.

Fraudsters operating fakes WAEC solution platforms, stop patronising them - WAEC
Amaechi defends siting of transportation varsity in Buhari's hometown

Amaechi defends siting of transportation varsity in Buhari's hometown

Rotimi Amaechi, the minister of transportation, has defended the planned construction of Transportation University in Daura, Katsina.The planned construction of the N18 billion project is scheduled to start in 2019.

Amaechi defends siting of transportation varsity in Buhari's hometown
NDDC to select 200 out of 2,835 candidates jostling for its foreign scholarship

NDDC to select 200 out of 2,835 candidates jostling for its foreign scholarship

Computer-based tests have been conducted on Monday, September 10, for 2,835 candidates out of the over 4,000 that applied for the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) Post-Graduate Foreign Scholarship Scheme for 2018.

NDDC to select 200 out of 2,835 candidates jostling for its foreign scholarship
Oyo polytechnic lecturers at war with school authority over 11-month unpaid salaries

Oyo polytechnic lecturers at war with school authority over 11-month unpaid salaries

Lecturers of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) in Oke-Ogun Polytechnic, Saki, Oyo, on Monday, September 10, refused to sign attendance registers in protest against 11-month unpaid salaries by the state government.

Oyo polytechnic lecturers at war with school authority over 11-month unpaid salaries
Actress Tonto Dikeh gets emotional as her little one takes major life step and resumes school (photos)

Actress Tonto Dikeh gets emotional as her little one takes major life step and resumes school (photos)

For some parents, it is always an emotional moment seeing that their babies are getting older and starting school. It wasn’t an exception for Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, whose son, King Andre, just resume in school.

Actress Tonto Dikeh gets emotional as her little one takes major life step and resumes school (photos)
Just in: How can we prepare quality meal with N35 - Kaduna food vendors ask FG

Just in: How can we prepare quality meal with N35 - Kaduna food vendors ask FG

Owing to the rising cost of food items, vendors of the home grown school feeding programme in Kaura local government area of Kaduna have complained to the federal government that N35 is not enough to make a good meal.

Just in: How can we prepare quality meal with N35 - Kaduna food vendors ask FG
Best graduating student gets yam tuber and live chicken as gift (photos)

Best graduating student gets yam tuber and live chicken as gift (photos)

The Best Graduating Student of Mass Communication, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU), Best Somadina Nwabuwa, has been honoured for his outstanding performance. He was given an undisclosed cash price and chicken.

Best graduating student gets yam tuber and live chicken as gift (photos)
University of Ibadan names conference centre after Otunba Subomi Balogun

University of Ibadan names conference centre after Otunba Subomi Balogun

Otunba Subomi Balogun, Commander of the Order of the Niger (CON), is the icon of the Nigerian financial industry. He is also a philanthropist par excellence and a distinguished leader who is devoted to bettering the lives of many.

University of Ibadan names conference centre after Otunba Subomi Balogun
Ajimobi dissolves poly lecturers’ union over threat to embark on strike

Ajimobi dissolves poly lecturers’ union over threat to embark on strike

There are mixed reactions over the dissolution of the Academic Academic Staff Union of Polytechnic (ASUP), Saki, by the Oyo state government over threat to embark on indefinite strike from Monday, September 10.

Ajimobi dissolves poly lecturers’ union over threat to embark on strike
Software developer reveals how students pass JAMB easliy

Software developer reveals how students pass JAMB easliy

The CEO of Chronicles Software Development Company Limited, Oluwakoyejo Oluwatosin, has made a revelation into the secret behind many JAMB candidates scoring above 300 marks in the just concluded 2018 JAMB examination.

Software developer reveals how students pass JAMB easliy
Adamawa university breaks jinx, appoints first female registrar

Adamawa university breaks jinx, appoints first female registrar

Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola, Adamawa state, has re-written history by appointing Hajiya Halima Mohammed as its first female registrar, breaking a long existing jinx in the male-dominated system.

Adamawa university breaks jinx, appoints first female registrar
Over 17,000 applicants jostle for 2,200 teaching jobs

Over 17,000 applicants jostle for 2,200 teaching jobs

More than 17,000 applicants have applied for the on-going 2,200 teachers recruitment into the Lagos State public schools within three days of opening the job portal.The Lagos government has urged applicants for to be patient

Over 17,000 applicants jostle for 2,200 teaching jobs
Excitement as FG commences construction of transportation university in Daura, Amaechi confirms development

Excitement as FG commences construction of transportation university in Daura, Amaechi confirms development

Nigeria’s minister of transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has revealed that the proposed transportation university which is expected to gulp $50 million (N18bn) and to be located in Daura, Katsina state, will start by next year.

Excitement as FG commences construction of transportation university in Daura, Amaechi confirms development
I’m ready to return to the classroom - Goodluck Jonathan

I’m ready to return to the classroom - Goodluck Jonathan

Jonathan, 60, disclosed this on September 1, while speaking at the 35th and 36th combined convocation ceremony of the Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Port Harcourt where he was conferred with “Icon of Democracy” award.

I’m ready to return to the classroom - Goodluck Jonathan
Breaking: UNILAG female medical students’ hostel goes up in flame (video)

Breaking: UNILAG female medical students’ hostel goes up in flame (video)

The hall of residence of female medical students in the University of Lagos is said to be on fire. This has left many of the female students living in the hostel in panic, many of who are seeing running helter-skelter.

Breaking: UNILAG female medical students’ hostel goes up in flame (video)
Pretty young lady celebrates becoming a certified nurse, appreciates parent (photos)

Pretty young lady celebrates becoming a certified nurse, appreciates parent (photos)

A young Nigerian lady, identified as Ogechi Okonkwo, recently completed her journey to becoming a certified nurse and from all indications; she is excited by the achievement. She shared photos on her Facebook page to celebrate.

Pretty young lady celebrates becoming a certified nurse, appreciates parent (photos)
Lagos tells job seekers how to apply as it begins recruitment of 2,200 teachers on Friday, August 31

Lagos tells job seekers how to apply as it begins recruitment of 2,200 teachers on Friday, August 31

Lagos state government has disclosed that it is set to recruit 2,200 teachers into government-owned primary and secondary schools across the 20 local governments and 37 local council development areas in the state.

Lagos tells job seekers how to apply as it begins recruitment of 2,200 teachers on Friday, August 31
Meet Nigerian man who went from being a security guard to being a PhD holder (photo)

Meet Nigerian man who went from being a security guard to being a PhD holder (photo)

A travel agent duped Emmanuel Ilori of his money when he arrived in Cape Town from Nigeria for his studies. He ended up being a security guard. Six years later, he has obtained his PhD. Read his remarkable story on NAIJ.com.

Meet Nigerian man who went from being a security guard to being a PhD holder (photo)
Auchi Poly entrance examination schedule

Auchi Poly entrance examination schedule

In case you are in search of information about Auchi Polytechnic Higher National Diploma admission screening schedule and requirements for the 2018/2019 academic session, worry no more because you are in the right place.

Auchi Poly entrance examination schedule
Boy whose UTME score is 332 and also got nine A1s in his WASSCE cannot attend university because of his age

Boy whose UTME score is 332 and also got nine A1s in his WASSCE cannot attend university because of his age

David Okorogheye, a 15-year-old-boy cannot study the course of his dreams, medicine, at UNILAG because of his age. He had a sterling performance in his WASSCE and UTME exams. He would have to wait to be 16 to study at UNILAG.

Boy whose UTME score is 332 and also got nine A1s in his WASSCE cannot attend university because of his age
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