Education

Bad News:- No Nigerian University Was Among The “World’s Best 700 Universities In The World”

  No Nigerian university is in the first 700 higher institutions of learning in the world and the first 18 in Africa, according to the QS World University Rankings 2015/16. However, South Africa has nine institutions while Egypt has five. Ghana, Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania have one institution each. “This is the 12th edition of … Continue reading

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JAMB Cut-Off Marks for Nigerian Varsities, Polys – 2015/16

JAMB Cut-off marks that will be used for the 2015/2016 academic session admission exercise. We have been receiving calls and messages from 2015/2016 JAMB UTME applicants regarding the official cut-off mark of various universities, polytechnics and colleges of education in Nigeria. We are happy to inform all JAMBites that JAMB has finally announced the cut-off … Continue reading

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UNIUYO Post UTME Results Now Available Online – 2015/16

University of Uyo, UNIUYO post UTME result for the 2015/2016 academic session is out. From the information reaching us, we are glad to notify all the candidates that participated in the University of Uyo (UNIUYO) post UTME screening exercise that the management of the institution has released the results of candidates that participated in the … Continue reading

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Study in Canada at Fraser Intl. College & International of Maintoba, Canada

Do you wish to obtain an international certificate in a reputable & highly rated Canadian University? You are invited to a free education seminar for Secondary School Leavers only. Programs available include: Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Public Health, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Economics, Accounting, Finance, Media Arts, Film Studies Continue reading

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WAEC Releases Results Of Candidates Of Indebted States

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has yielded to pressure from stakeholders and the Nigeria Governors Forum to release the results of candidates for the May/June 2015 West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), earlier withheld as a result of indebtedness by some states. Head of the Nigeria National Office of WAEC, Mr. Charles … Continue reading

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UI Student Slumps, Dies And 3 Collapse At Exam Centre

A distance learning student of the University of Ibadan slumped at the Adebayo Akande e-Centre, Ikeja, Lagos, after waiting for hours to write the examination. The 100 level student of political science, identified as Pelewura Bolaji, was said to have written the first paper for the day before the incident happened. The victim, according to … Continue reading

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WAEC withholds results of 13 states, releases results for May/June 2015 SSCE exams

True to its threat few weeks ago, the West African Examination Council has withheld the 2015 WAEC Senior School Certificate Examination results of students of public schools in 13 states following their state government’s failure to pay the fees meant for their registration. WAEC had on July 27 threatened to withhold the results of public … Continue reading

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What Is A “Typhoon” ?

A typhoon is a mature tropical cyclone that develops in the western part of the North Pacific Ocean between 180° and 100°E. This region is referred to as the Northwestern Pacific Basin,[1] and is the most active tropical cyclone basin on Earth, accounting for almost one-third of the world’s annual tropical cyclones. For organisational purposes, … Continue reading

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Unknown murdered lady dumped at Olomore refuse dump has been identified as an alleged prostitute

On Sunday August 2nd, an unknown lady was found killed and dumped at a refuse dump around St. Peters’ area, Olomore, Abeokuta (read here). There’s now an incredible update on the story. According to a LIB source, yesterday about 50 members of the Nigeria Association of Prostitutes trooped out to the Ogun NUJ Press centre, … Continue reading