The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has paid about N1 billion to owners of Computer-Based Test (CBT) centres nationwide for their services for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) on Sunday, May 13, in a statement announced that it would soon conduct the second series of the West African Senior School certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates.
Regina Askia-Williams, a former Nollywood actress and beauty queen turned nurse has bagged her nursing degree. She graduated from Wagner College in New York, United States, on Friday, May 11. Read full story on NAIJ.
In 2017, the registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, Is-haq Oloyede, allowed candidates who experienced technical issues while sitting for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, to resit for the exam.
Some historians in Nigeria have said that the absence of history in school curriculum for 34 years has caused serious damage to the country. They said that the absence of the subject can be linked to the Boko Haram insurgency.
One week after Osun state government authorities shut Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, over tax default (N1.8bn), workers returned on Tuesday, May 8, to the reopen Senate Building and other administrative blocks.
The Coordinator of NYSC in Mallam Abubakar Mohammed said about 1,596 corps members of the 2,126 posted to Adamawa State under the 2018 batch “A” for the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) scheme have rejected their postings
Teachers in the Zabzugu Senior High School in the Zabzugu District, Ghana, were attacked with stones by final year students of the institution, for not being allowed to cheat during their final year examination.
The Batterjee Medical College, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, on May 5, honoured a female Nigerian student, Ummukhulthum Abubakar Sadiq, as one of its best graduating students. Sadiq was conferred with Bachelor’s in Medicine and Surgery.
The federal executive council has reportedly condemned the paying of school fees in federal universities describing it as illegal. Anthony Anwuka who is the minister of state for education revealed this on Wednesday.
The proposal was tabled by the minister of state for education, Professor Anthony Anwukah, at the ongoing retreat for Governing Councils of Nigerian Federal Universities, organized by the National Universities Commission (NUC).
Twenty six out of the 26,637 students of the Lagos State University billed to graduate during the institution's 22nd convocation will bag first class honours. This was disclosed by the VC of the school, Prof Olanrewaju Fagbohun.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo who is currently on a two-day working visit to Ondo state has shared praises for a primary school student after he came across a painting of himself that was drawn by the student. Read on NAIJ.com.
Students of Kaduna Polytechnic on Friday, May 4 barricaded the entrance to the institution’s main campus in protest over lack of water and power supply to the school for over a week. The registrar has appealed to the students.
Four students of Whitesands Schools, Lekki have emerged winners of a category in the Conrad Foundation Spirit of Innovation Challenge. The finals of the competition was held at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.
The authorities of Kano University of Science and Technology (KUST) Wudil, have ordered the closure of the university for two weeks following students protest on Wednesday night, May 2, over the death of their colleague.
To defer admonition means to delay starting school for cogent reasons. Several higher institutions have provision for students to defer admission if they choose to do so. Unilorin, also allows students to defer admission.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced the blacklisting of 72 Computer Based Test (CBT) centres, in a bid to uphold standards. The centers have been allegedly involved in examination malpractice
Candidates who chose the Abia State University, Uturu (ABSU) for the 2017/2018 academic session can now check their admission status. The primary admission into regular undergraduate programmes of the institution has been uploaded
The Nigerian education system and admission process has made it possible for every intending graduate to be suitably admitted into his or her desired institution or course of study. So there is nothing to be afraid of.
If you are among those that participated in the UTME 2018 examination conducted by JAMB and you are dissatisfied with the way your script was marked, then you may be interested in applying for JAMB 2018 UTME remarking.
It is quite important to note that since its establishment in 1999, the commission has successfully conducted two national personnel audit in the country in 2006 and 2010 respectively focused only on public schools.