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2019 UTME: JAMB withdraws candidate’s result

By Raphael Jov The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has withdrawn the result of one Mr Unekwe Kingsley who participated in the year 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The withdrawal followed falsification of his UTME result from 201 to 269. The Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB Professor Ishaq Oloyede […]

Flood destroys 12,000 hectares of farmlands in Jigawa

Flood has ravaged over 12,000 hectares of rice, cassava, sesame and guinea corn farmlands in nine villages of Malammadori Local Government Area of Jigawa State. The Councillor representing Tashena Ward, Alhaji Yunusa Bulama, stated this in Malammadori on Sunday, when the lawmaker representing Kaugama/Malammadori Federal Constituency, Alhaji Maki Yalleman, visited the area. Bulama said the flood, […]

NGO call for entries in the national children’s leadership ideas contest

The Children of Africa Leadership and Values Development (CALDEV) Initiative, a non-governmental organization aimed at identifying and developing leadership skills among African children has called for entries on its maiden National Children’s Leadership Ideas Contest (N-CLIC) 2019. The NGO which is also involved in book publishing and youth mentoring said in a press statement issued […]

El-Zakzakky: Group commends Buhari for obeying court on IMN leader’s medical vacation, asks court to commence trial

A civil society organization under the aegis of the Peace and Justice Forum has commended President Muhammadu Buhari obeying court order, which allowed the embattled leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, to embark on medical vacation overseas. Recall that a Kaduna court led by Justice Darius Khobo, had on August 5 […]

NUC gets two new Deputy Executive Secretaries

By Raphael Jov The National Universities Commission (NUC) has approved the appointment of Dr Suleiman Ramon-Yusuf and Dr Kidado Kumo as Deputy Executive Secretaries Academic and Administration respectively. The appointment which took effect from 20th of June 2019, were approved by the Governing Board of NUC following nominations by the Executive Secretary of the Commission, […]

El-Zakzaky ‘on his way back to Nigeria’

Leader of Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky has disclosed that he is on his way back to Nigeria after three days embarking on a medical trip to India. Elzakzaky in a new video claims that he, Medanta Hospital officials and federal government authorities could not reach an agreement on the terms of his […]

Taraba IRT Killings: Police embarking on media trial to pre-empt presidential panel report – human rights group

The Good Governance and Leadership Project in Nigeria (GGLPN) has accused the Nigerian Police of embarking on media trail in the Taraba Intelligence Response Team (IRT) killings with the motive of influencing the outcome. In compliance with President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive, the Chief of Defence Staff, General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin, had on Friday, constituted a […]