Tag: Student

Nigeria, South Africa to Issue a Decade Visa to Businessmen, Student

Tanimu- October 4, 2019

Following successful conclusion of the 9th Bi-National Commission of South Africa and Nigeria meeting in Pretoria, South Africa, which was elevated to the level of ... Read More

21-year-old Ekiti University Student Convicted for Cyber Crime

Henry Solomon- September 4, 2019

The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Wednesday convicted a 21-year-old student, Ojo Ayomide, for cyber crime related offences. Justice Nkeonye Maha, convicted Ayomide, 400- level Accounting ... Read More

Cameroon Abduction: Gunmen Release 78 Child Hostages – Negotiator

Henry Solomon- November 7, 2018

Armed men on Wednesday released 78 children and a driver kidnapped in west Cameroon but a principal and one teacher are still being held , ... Read More

Teenager in Sokoto Docked for Alleged House Trespass

Henry Solomon- November 7, 2018

A Sokoto Chief Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday granted N20,000 bail to a 19-year-old student, Hassan Babagana, who was docked for alleged trespass. Babagana, who resides ... Read More

Girl Hit by Air Force Jet Debris Gets Scholarship

Henry Solomon- October 3, 2018

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) is to provide scholarship to Miss Elizabeth Elijah who was hit by flying debris from the crashed fighter jet ... Read More

Lagos CP Advises Students to Live Lifestyles Free From Harm

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 23, 2018

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Edgal Imohimi, on Wednesday urged students to live a healthy lifestyle to be free from harm. The News ... Read More

Group lauds Oyedepo for Scholarships to Agric Students

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 16, 2018

An advocacy group, the YES Movement, on Friday lauded Dr David Oyedepo, Chancellor, Landmark University, Omu Aran, Kwara, for offering scholarships to encourage youths to ... Read More

UTME Begins Successfully in Adamawa — JAMB Coordinator

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 9, 2018

The Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) started successfully in Adamawa on Friday in five examination centres, Mr Danladi Aliyu, the Adamawa Zonal Coordinator of Joint ... Read More

Kubwa Pupils Die of Suspected Case of Meningitis — FCTA

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 22, 2018

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCT) on Thursday said the death of two pupils in Kubwa, FCT, was due to suspected case of Cerebrospinal Meningitis ... Read More

UNILAG: Court Remands 13 Varsity Students in Kirikiri Prisons

Suleiman Idris- April 1, 2017

      The police arraigned the students on a two-count charge of unlawful invasion and disruption of activities. The accused, standing trial before Chief ... Read More

Prison Inmate To Pursue PhD At The National Open University

Henry Solomon- March 27, 2017

A prison inmate will soon enroll for a PhD programme in the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), the institution’s Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Abdalla Adamu has ... Read More

IDP Law Graduate To Gain State Employment

Henry Solomon- March 14, 2017

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has said that a female law graduate at the Internally Displayed Persons (IDP) camp in the state would be ... Read More

Nigerian Develops App For Election

Henry Solomon- December 11, 2016

Mr Shamah Abubakar, a graduate of Bingham University,Karu, has invented an electronic election application, App that can improve the electoral process in the country. The ... Read More

Osun State College of Education Insurer Diverted Students’ Welfare

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 4, 2016

In a related development, the Commission also arraigned one Kayode Adeyefa before Justice A. D Oladimeji of the Osun State High Court, sitting at Ila- ... Read More

UN Schools Elect Nigerian Student As First Female President

Henry Solomon- October 29, 2016

Nigerian Senior Secondary School student, Miss Chinemenma Emma-Ugoji, has emerged the first female President of the General Assembly of Nigerian International Secondary Schools Model United Nations ... Read More

NNPC Quiz Competition: FCT Abuja Wins 2016 NNPC Science Quiz Competition

Suleiman Idris- June 30, 2016

…As FCT Abuja Wins 2016 NNPC Science Quiz Competition In a bid to get its activities to impact Nigerians more positively in keeping with its ... Read More

Lagos State Government To Engage Schools In Agriculture

Suleiman Idris- June 1, 2016

The Lagos State government is set to engage about 48 schools to benefit from the School of Agric Programme, SAP. While Meeting with school principals, ... Read More

‘Disturbing’ Footage of black South Carolina Student Dragged by an officer Goes Viral, Sparks National Probe

Henry Solomon- October 28, 2015

Officer dragging student in a classroom in South Carolina (Photo: Internet) A white Sheriff deputy who dragged a black South Carolina high school student to ... Read More

Niger Delta Youth For Jonathan Appeal T NUT

Suleiman Idris- September 19, 2014

The Niger Delta youth for Jonathan has appealed to the Nigerian Union of Teachers to return to class on September the 22nd 2014 to enable ... Read More