Education

JAMB insists on use of NIN to checkmate malpractice

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has restated its resolve to introduce the use of National Identification Number, NIN, as a mandatory requirement for all intending candidates registering for the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME.

Registrar of JAMB, Prof Is [...]

Sun, 28 March 2021


TETFund tasks tertiary institutions on improved service delivery

The Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund, has charged the 226 public tertiary institutions under its interventions to ensure efficient service delivery for Nigerian higher institutions to compete favourably with the best in the world.

The fund warned that its desire to achieve results, in lin [...]

Sun, 28 March 2021


NUC approves upgrade of 3 Delta institutions to varsities

As part of efforts to expand access to university education, the National Universities Commission, NUC, has approved the upgrade of three tertiary institutions in Delta State to universities.

Executive Secretary of NUC, Prof Abubakar Rasheed, gave the approval on Friday during a visit by a dele [...]

Sun, 28 March 2021


TETFund tasks public institutions on improved service delivery

 

 

 

 

 

The Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund, has charged the 226 public tertiary institutions under it's interventions to ensu [...]

Mon, 22 March 2021


2021 UTME: JAMB to begin sale of forms this week

The joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, says it has concluded arrangements to roll out the sale of its 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination and Direct Entry application forms.

 

JAMB disclosed this in its Weekly Bulletin made available to newsmen in Abuja by i [...]

Sat, 20 March 2021


Child marriage: UNICEF raises alarm over 10m girls at risk

Despite averting 25 million child marriages in the last decade, the United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF, has issued a fresh warning that 10 million girls in the country are currently in danger of being married off as child brides.

 

According to a new analysis released by U [...]

Sat, 20 March 2021


How two JAMB staff scammed candidates seeking admissions

Two staff of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, were on Monday paraded before newsmen by the management of the board over extortion of candidates seeking admissions.

 

 

 

Tue, 16 March 2021


Lalong assures Fed. Poly Shendam smooth take off

Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, has assured that his government will do everything necessary to ensure the smooth take off of the newly-approved Federal Polytechnic Shendam.

Lalong, who gave the assurance in Jos while receiving the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Education, Archi [...]

Mon, 15 March 2021


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