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French Author, Patrick Modiano Wins N184M Award

The 2014 Nobel Prize for literature, worth £691,000 (N184,028,486.11) has been won by French historical author, Patrick Modiano. French writer, Patrick Modiano has been declared winner of the 2014 Nobel

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University Students Encouraged To Embrace Entrepreneurship

Students in Nigeria’s tertiary institutions have been urged to consider entrepreneurship in order to conquer the problem of unemployment in the country. Undergraduates in Nigerian universities have been urged to focus on developing

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Corrupt Nigerian Leaders Ruining Education, Students Declare

Nigerian leaders have been scored low on education and security as the nation celebrates her 54th Independence anniversary. As Nigeria celebrates the 54th Independence Anniversary, the Muslim

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Chibok Girls’ WAEC Results Are Ready, Says Education Minister

The Minister of Education, Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau has said that the WAEC results of the missing girls are now out. The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) results of the Government Girls

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LAUTECH Students Lynch ‘Rapist Robber’ After Mysterious Accident

The students initially did not assault the suspect, simply identified as Segun, opting to alert the Students Union leadership, Tribune reports. Students of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Akure (LAUTECH) have lynched a man suspected to be an armed … Continue reading

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Fake Professor Lands In Trouble Trying To Set Up Private ‘British University’

A self-proclaimed ‘Professor’ is in trouble after making contradictory statements at the NUC in a bid to set up the ‘Nigeria British University’. A man who claims to be a Professor of Statistics has been arrested by the

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Nasarawa Varsity Postpone Resumption Over Ebola Concerns

Students of the Nasarawa State University, Keffi, will have to postpone their resumption plans following a decision by the institution’s management to shift the date forward over Ebola virus concerns. Authorities at the Nasarawa State University, Keffi (NSUK) have postponed

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Schools To Stay Closed As Reps Review Sept. 22nd Resumption Date

With Nigeria still recording new Ebola Virus cases, Primary and Secondary schools may remain shut much longer, as the House of Representatives seeks to have the Sept 22nd date reviewed. Primary and secondary schools in Nigeria may remain closed beyond … Continue reading

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Schools To Resume September 22 – Federal Government

All schools are to resume on September 22, 2014, the Federal Government has directed. Resumption for all public schools as well as privates was initially postponed

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Jamb To Bar Candidates Without ICT Knowledge – Registrar

THE Registrar of Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, Professor Dibu Ojerinde has stated that students and candidates who are not computer literate will not be allowed to write any examination coordinated by the board from 2015. Meantime, the Senate … Continue reading

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