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LASU appoints seven new professors, promotes 221 other staff

LASU appoints seven new professors, promotes 221 other staff

The Governing Council of the Lagos State University (LASU) has approved the promotion of 228 members of staff of the university. According to a statement by Mr Ademola Adekoya, head of the information unit,  on Wednesday in Lagos, the exercise involved 61 academic staff and 167 non- academic staff. Adekoya said that seven associate professors were

JAMB website hacking kingpin ‘arrested’

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, on Monday said it arrested fraud kingpin who hacked the board’s website to perpetrate illegality. The registrar of the Board, Is-haq Oloyede, made the disclosure at the maiden edition of the 2017 Ogun State Education Summit held at June 12 Cultural Centre, Abeokuta. Mr. Oloyode, who delivered a lecture on the topic,

JAMB Releases First Batch Of UTME 2017 Results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) On Tuesday said it has released the results of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), conducted so far. The examinations began on May 13 and will end on May 20. JAMB’s spokesperson, Fabian Benjamin confirmed the results are being released within 24 hours after the examinations. He further

Over 120 inmates register for JAMB

Over 120 inmates in the Ikoyi and Kaduna prisons registered for the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), conducted by Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB).   The Computer Based Test (CBT) will run for a week in different centres around the country.   Registrar JAMB, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede while addressing newsmen yesterday in Abuja

1,736,571 candidates to write 2017 examination – JAMB Boss

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) said it registered a total of 1, 736, 571 candidates for the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), which marked a deviation from the past. The Registrar of JAMB, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, disclosed this at the news briefing with newsmen on Tuesday in Bwari, in preparations for the

WAEC launches interactive platform for candidates

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says it has launched a talk back platform, known as“WAECKonnect” to improve effective communication between the council and candidates. The organisation said this in a statement issued by its Head of Public Affairs, Mr Damianus Ojijeogu, on Thursday in Lagos. WAEC said it established the platform to further engage the

Mock UTME not postponed — JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board voluntary mock examination slated for Saturday, April 29, has not been postponed, the examination body has said. The spokesperson for the agency, Fabian Benjamin, said in a statement on Friday night said that the examination would go ahead as planned. “Candidates are urged to disregard any contrary information especially

GCE Registration Starts On Friday, April 28– WAEC

The West African Examinations Council, WAEC, has announced that it will commence registration for the General Certificate Examination (GCE) 2017 for private candidates on Friday. The examination body disclosed this on its official tweeter handle, @waecnigeria. A screen shot of the registration information was also shared in the tweet. It read: “This is to inform

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