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UK college not seeking TETFUND's funding support to set up medical university -Fayemi

Nigeria, March 1 -- The Kings College, London, is not seeking financial support from any public institution in Nigeria for its planned establishment of a medical school in the country, a visiting prof... Read More


Tinubu to issue executive order over rising cost of drugs - Minister

Nigeria, Feb. 29 -- President Bola Tinubu will soon issue an executive order to address the rising cost of drugs and pharmaceutical products in Nigeria, the Coordinating Minister of Health and Social ... Read More


Brain Drain: We have recruited 2,497 healthcare workers in six months - Minister

Nigeria, Feb. 29 -- The Nigerian government has said it is addressing the challenges posed by the exodus of healthcare workers abroad. The Coordinating Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Muhammad... Read More


Extortion: Customs disciplines employee, mum on officers indicted for multi-billion naira corruption

Nigeria, Feb. 28 -- The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) said on Monday that it is taking disciplinary action against one of its personnel for alleged N500,000 extortion. The customs officer, Ibrahim S... Read More


EXCLUSIVE: Top Nigeria Customs officers enmeshed in multi-billion naira corruption scandal

Nigeria, Feb. 27 -- An intense lobbying is ongoing at the highest hierarchy of the Nigerian government as powerful government officials attempt to cover up a multi-billion naira corruption scandal inv... Read More


NECO releases 2023 private candidates SSCE result, records 67% pass

Nigeria, Feb. 26 -- The National Examinations Council (NECO) on Monday released the results of the private candidates' 2023 Senior Secondary Schools Certificate Examination (SSCE). Addressing a press... Read More


UTME 2024: 1.9 million registered as registration ends Monday

Nigeria, Feb. 26 -- The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) said it has successfully registered 1.9 million candidates for this year's Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) as ... Read More


Nigeria needs more universities -Minister

Nigeria, Feb. 23 -- The Minister of Education, Tahir Mamman, a professor, said on Thursday that there's a compelling need to establish more universities in Nigeria. Mr Mamman said although Nigeria al... Read More


Nigerian university spends N106 million on Christmas hampers, illegal bonuses - Audit report

Nigeria, Feb. 21 -- The report by the Auditor General of the Federation has accused the management of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, South-east Nigeria, of spending an unapproved ... Read More


Student Loan: ASUU declines membership as board holds inaugural meeting ahead of rollout

Nigeria, Feb. 20 -- The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has declined to be part of the management of the student loan scheme introduced by the administration of President Bola Tinubu. Ahe... Read More