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Africa Teachers Shortage AU
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Africa Faces Shortage of 15 Million Teachers – AU Official

Africa is facing a shortage of 15 million teachers, which is slowing down the continent’s development, a senior African Union (AU) official said....

JAMB Names Five Nigerian Universities Allegedly Involved In 'Illegal' Admissions
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JAMB Names Five Nigerian Universities Allegedly Involved In ‘Illegal’ Admissions

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has accused five Nigerian Universities of allegedly being involved in illegal admissions of tertiary students. Is-haq...

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Just In: Minister Of Education Orders JAMB, Institutions Not To Admit Anyone Below 18

Minister of Education, Professor Tahir Mamman, has mandated the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and all universities, polytechnics, and colleges of education...

Ongoing at the University of Ibadan is a protest by students voicing their dissatisfaction with the recent changes in power supply, announced by the university management.
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UI Students Protest Against Power Rationing, Fee Hike

Students at the University of Ibadan are protesting on campus the recent changes in power supply announced by the university management. The management’s...

Niger Moves Ahead, Opens Academic Year For University Students To Study Oil Drilling
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Niger Forges Ahead, Opens University Applications For Young Nigeriens To Study Oil Exploration

The Republic of Niger has announced the opening of pre-registrations and academic year for 2024/2025 undergraduate students planning their careers in the petroleum...

Abia Otti Drugs Youths
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Abia State Set To Pay Salaries Owed To State Workers

Abia State Government has said it would pay salaries owed to state universities’ workers in batches. As disclosed during a press conference on...

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India’s Supreme Court Orders Re-Examination of Medical Entrance Exam Amid Scam Allegations

The Supreme Court of India on Thursday instructed the National Testing Agency (NTA) to re-conduct the undergraduate medical entrance exams for 1,563 students...

WASSCE 2024
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WAEC Seeks Strike Exemption to Complete Exams

Dr Amos Dangut, the Head of the Nigeria National Office of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC), has requested an exemption from the...

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FG Delegation to Meet UK University Over Nigerian Students’ Deportation Order

A delegation from the Nigerian Federal Government is set to meet with Teesside University officials in the United Kingdom regarding an alleged “unjust...

EducationWorld

Malian Economist Sentenced for Criticizing Military Junta; Faces Jail and Fine

Prominent Malian economist and professor Étienne Fakaba Sissoko has been sentenced to two years in prison, with one year suspended, following his criticism...

ASUU Salary
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ASUU Rejects New Governing Councils Approved by Tinubu 

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has strongly opposed the recent appointments of new Governing Councils by the Federal Government for public...

Tinubu Appoints
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Tinubu Appoints Attahiru Jega, 554 Persons As Governing Board Members For Nigeria’s Tertiary Institutions 

President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointments of new members for the governing boards of 111 Nigerian universities, polytechnics, and colleges of education....