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Kidnappers Of Greenfield University Students Raise Ransom To ₦160M

Kidnappers of the 23 students and a member of Staff of Greenfield University, Kaduna have raised ransom for the remaining 16 students in their den to ₦160 million. They had earlier reduced the ₦500 million they sought as ransom when the students were 17 to ₦100 million. The kidnappers also asked that 10 brand-new Honda […]

“Abductors Of Students Have Contacted Us”, Masari Tells Buhari

Katsina State Governor Bello Masari, has told President Muhammadu Buhari that the abductors of students in Kankara Local Government Area of the State have contacted the State Government.  The Governor, who was accompanied by the Deputy Governor of the State, Manir Yakubu, to the President on Monday, December 14, 2020, said the kidnappers had made […]

Coronavirus Pandemic: “Only JSS3, SS2 Students Will Resume September 21”

The Lagos State Government has announced that only JSS3 and SS2 students will be allowed to resume School on Monday, September 21, 2020. The Commissioner for Education in Lagos State, Folashade Adefisayo disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, September 13, 2020, through the Head, Public Affairs, Ministry of Education, Mr Kayode Abayomi while revealing […]

“No School Under My Watch Will Participate In Scheduled WAEC

The Minister of Education, Mr Adamu Adamu has announced that no Unity Schools will participate in the scheduled WAEC exams. Mr Adamu stated this after the Federal Executive Council meeting held on Wednesday, July 8, 2020. He said none of the Schools under his Ministry will resume until Schools are considered safe. The Minister urged […]

JAMB Suspends Use Of NIN For UTME Registration

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Saturday scrapped the use of National Identity Number for registration in this year’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry. JAMB Registrar, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede  made this known  during a briefing with reporters on Saturday at the headquarters of the board in Bwari, Abuja. He was […]