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Osinbajo to deliver lecture at Harvard

Osinbajo to deliver lecture at Harvard

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on the invitation of Harvard University, Boston, United States, would be delivering the inaugural, keynote lecture at the university’s “Africa Rising” course at Harvard Business School on January 16. In extending its invitation to the vice president, the university noted that it deeply admired the immense progress that Nigeria has made

NECO releases 2017 Nov/Dec SSCE results

The National Examination Council (NECO) has announced the release of the 2017 November/December Senior School Certificate Examination results. The Registrar of the Council, Charles Uwakwe, a professor, announced the results on Tuesday at its headquarters in Minna. ‎ ‎ Mr. Uwakwe said that a total of 42, 985‎ candidates registered for the examination and 42,

Hijab: Muslim groups condemn Nigerian Law school action on Firdaus Amasa

Muslim groups in Nigeria have condemned in strong terms the denial of Firdaus Amasa from being called to the Bar due to her adorning Hijab. They described the action as unconstitutional, a violation of her fundamental human rights and a slap on the Muslim community. The groups are Muslim Media Practitioners of Nigeria, MMPN; Muslim

Respite For Kaduna Teachers As Industrial Court Stops Sack

The National Industrial Court of Nigeria in the Kaduna judicial division, yesterday, granted an order of interlocutory injunction restraining Kaduna State governor , Nasiru el-Rufai, from the planned sack of 21,780 primary school teachers who reportedly failed a competency test meant for primary four pupils. Dakun Rindi Esq and Augustina Joshua (Miss) Esq had, on

Beware Of Fake Past Questions, JAMB Warns

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has warned prospective candidate for the 2018 UTME to be wary of fake past questions in Compact Discs, CDs, being circulated. JAMB said such is intended to dupe unsuspecting candidates. The spokesperson of the board, Fabian Benjamin, in a statement on Tuesday said the fake past questions in a