Sexual Assault: AKSU Sacks 8 Lecturers

Report has shown that the Akwa Ibom State University (AKSU) has sacked eight lecturers for alleged sexual assault and extortion on female students of the institution. Vice-Chancellor of the university, Prof. Eno Ibanga disclosed this on Tuesday during a press conference at the main campus of the institution located at Ikot Akpaden, Mkpat Enin local government area. Prof Ibanga stated that some of the cases were in court, adding that 10 students involved in cultism were also caught by the m...
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Sale Murtala Dandashire: 2019 ABU Best Graduating Medical Student With 14 Awards

A medical student, Sale Murtala Dandashire, has emerged overall best graduating medical student, 2019 at Ahmadu Bello University Medical School, Zaria. Dandashire hails from Kankara Local Government Area in Katsina State. The outstanding student graduated in style with many accolades to his name. He also emerged best in Physiology, Surgery, Haematology, Anatomy, and Histopathology. Dandashire also came out top in project work, Biochemistry and Chemical Pathology. His unprecedented...
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Protesting UNIBEN Students Shut Down Main Gate, Highway

Protesting students of the University of Benin (UNIBEN), Benin City, Edo State have blocked the ever-busy Benin/Lagos expressway, taking to the street football match. The students have equally shut down the main gates leading to the Ugbowo main campus of the university, depriving staff of the institution of leaving or going into the school premisses. CAMPUS GIST reports that the students are protesting the failure of the school management to restore electricity and water to those living in...
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UNIPORT Alumni Commit to Members’ Business Success

UNIPORT Alumni Commit to Members' Business Success Twenty-seven years after their graduation from the Faculty of Management Sciences, University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT), the 1992 alumni set recently held its second reunion in Lagos. Apart from an opportunity for members to meet again years after graduation to relive their experiences at the university, the event also provided a forum for members to share ideas that would improve their businesses and other aspects of their lives. As s...
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Ogun Offers Automatic Employment to Crescent Varsity Best Graduating Student

The Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun has offered immediate employment to the best graduating student of Crescent University, Abeokuta, Miss Halimat Abdulsalam of the Department of Biochemistry, College of Natural and Applied Sciences. With a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 4.93, she surpassed 413 graduands, the best ever to be achieved by any valedictorian of the institution. Speaking at the 11th convocation ceremony of the institution recently, the governor, who was represented ...
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NOUN’s Newly Approved Postgraduate Law Programme is a Greek Gift’

A public affairs analyst, Mr. Carl Umegboro has described the newly approved postgraduate law degree at the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), without clearance of Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) degree for admission into the Nigerian Law School for vocational training as a Greek gift. In a statement in Abuja, Umegboro, who is the Chairman of the Law Graduates Forum (LGF) of NOUN, appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene to ensure under national security that the trapped innocent ...
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Obaseki, Dangote, Others Contribute towards AAU’s N10bn Endowment Fund.

The Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki and President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote have pledged their commitment to Ambrose Alli University’s (AAU) N10 billion endowment fund, to reposition the institution to a world class ivory tower. Speaking at the university’s 22nd convocation ceremony recently, Obaseki said the state government would provide AAU with a 2MW gas-fired power station to supply electricity to the institution, and lay fibre optic cables for internet service within th...
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CIAPS TO UNVEIL NGRCAMPUS STUDENT HELP DESK.

Lagos based international graduate school, CIAPS, is set to unveil an initiative with which it will provide information and guidance to students and others in campuses of higher learning across the country. The platform tagged NGRCampus Student Help Desk will be unveiled at the CIAPS Hall on Tuesday, 29th October. In a statement released by Nonso Odogwu Felix, a CIAPS student of Media and Communication, the Centre confirmed the Help Desk is being hosted by NGRCampus, a platform designed at CI...
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Lilian Salami: Profile Of The VC Of UNIBEN

Professor Mrs. Salami has emerged as the new Vice Chancellor of the University of Benin, UNIBEN. The announcement was made a few minutes ago after some meeting as it had been previously announced that a new VC would be appointed today. Professor Salami takes over from Professor Faraday Orumwense who’s been VC for the past few years. She becomes the second woman to become the university’s Vice chancellor since Professor Grace Alele Williams, who was Nigeria’s first female Vice chancellor...
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Kaduna State University Suspends Bala A.B. Umar Over Sex For Marks

The Kaduna State University (KASU), on Wednesday descended on one of its academic staff, Mr. Bala Umar, popularly known as A.B. Umar, for allegedly soliciting sex for a grade. In a management meeting on Wednesday, KASU said a committee was set up to investigate the allegations against Umar, following a one-man protest at KASU by a female graduate of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria. The lady, whose name was not given, alleged that Umar, who was sacked by ABU for sexual misconduct and l...
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