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Government urged to improve reading culture

The Vice Chairman, Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA), Kogi State Chapter, Musa Sule Zakari, has called on government to improve reading culture in the country. Zakari made the call during the launch of his book titled Echoes from the Theatre, in partnership with Service Avalanche, Consults and System Limited, held …

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Education Demand for higher education climbs annually

The Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Professor Is-haq Oloyede has revealed that the number of candidates seeking higher education through the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) continue to rise every year. He made the disclosure at media briefing in Bwari, Abuja. He said the first exam was conducted …

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Nile University imparts entrepreneurship in students

Items displayed by students during the conference In its resolve to provide quality education, Nile University of Nigeria held its 3rd International Conference for Social Sciences and Law at its auditorium. The Vice Chancellor, Professor Huseyin Sert, in his address, said the university maintained a reputation of providing quality research …

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Masari demotes principal, head teacher over negligence of duties

The Principal of the Junior section of the Unity Secondary School, Malumfashi, Malam Nuradeen Abubakar and the Head Teacher of Rimaye Model Primary School, Malam Yakub Ibrahim have been demoted to classroom teachers by Governor Aminu Masari over negligence of duties and responsibilities. Similarly, the Principal of the Senior section …

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JAMB releases UTME results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Tuesday said it has released the results of the first set of candidates who took the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) on Saturday. Head of information Dr. Fabian Benjamin said the results were released “within 24 hours of the examination and candidates …

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UNIMAID bomb blasts delay UTME

Multiple suicide bomb attacks at the University of Maiduguri(UNIMAID), on Saturday, delayed the commencement of the Computer-Based Test for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination,(UTME) candidates at centres in the university. The News Agency of Nigeria(NAN), reported that three suicide bombers,early today detonated their explosives, at the gate of the University killing …

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