BREAKING: NYSC speaks on ministerial nominee's certificate

Nigeria, Aug. 9 -- The National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) has confirmed the authenticity of its certificate presented before the Nigerian Senate for screening by one of President Bola Tinubu's minis... Read More

Settling into Penury (2): Informal settlements grow as Borno's resettlement schemes fall short

Nigeria, Aug. 4 -- (This is the second and final part of this report. Read the first part here). Muhammad Kami is sitting on a mat that, like himself, has seen better days. He curls up his legs and r... Read More

AUN secures NUC's approval for more academic programmes

Nigeria, Aug. 4 -- The National Universities Commission (NUC) has approved additional academic programmes for the American University of Nigeria (AUN), the institution has said. In a statement on Thu... Read More

Settling into Penury: Resettlement schemes leave former Borno IDPs distraught

Nigeria, July 31 -- For Lawan Bukar, 50, life is truly a rollercoaster. Each time he sees a ray of hope, something rears its head and extinguishes it. In 2014, months went by without an attack on his... Read More

WAEC alleges plot to discredit body, lists conditions for result confirmation

Nigeria, July 27 -- The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has alerted the public of an attempt to discredit the 71-year-old examination body. It said an allegation that it was frustrating effo... Read More

WAJIC 2023: Experts weigh in on accountability journalism, sustainability

Nigeria, July 27 -- To end the second day of the West African Journalism Innovation Conference (WAJIC 2023), experts have again appraised accountability journalism and media sustainability. For years... Read More

2023 Elections: INEC didn't receive funding from development partners - Yakubu

Nigeria, July 24 -- The chairperson for Nigeria's electoral commission, INEC, Mahmood Yakubu, has said that the commission did not receive any direct funding or cash support from international develop... Read More

High Cost of Living: Nigerian university rolls out palliative for staff, students

Nigeria, July 24 -- The management of Bayero University Kano (BUK) has rolled out palliatives to help staff and students to cushion the effect of the high cost of living in Nigeria. Since the removal... Read More

UNILAG to honour renowned sociology professor, Olurode, with valedictory lecture

Nigeria, July 23 -- The Faculty of Social Science of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) is set to host a valedictory lecture in honour of its former dean, 'Lai Olurode, a professor of sociology who rece... Read More

Mixed reactions trail reported fee increase in Nigerian government colleges

Nigeria, July 23 -- Mixed reactions have trailed the increase in fees across the Nigerian Federal Government Colleges (FGCs), otherwise known as unity schools. Reports across many media platforms on ... Read More