Category Archives: Education

ASUU will strike in the next 48 hours if deal is not reached

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has said that it will take action if the Federal Government’s fails to meet its demand in the next 48 hours.
Lecturers in the country had threatened to embark on another strike following the non-implementation of the Memorandum of Action the federal government signed with the union, upon which last year’s strike action was suspended.

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Nigerians Hailed Smart Girl Who Made A’s In All Her WAEC Exam

Girl hailed after getting straights As in WAEC exam

A girl’s WAEC result has been made public one day after the examination body released the 2021 WASSCE results. Madu Stephanie Chiemela checked her result on the same day it was released and found that she got As in all her subjects.

She also aced her JAMB exam and the Post UTME exam she wrote in Federal University Owerri, FUTO. Her result sheets have been shared online, earning her praise from social media users.

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Breaking: What OAU student, Timothy Adegoke’s autopsy reports says

The deceased’s family, through their counsel, Mr Naheem Adekilekun, said that comments on the autopsy would be made after the result was out. Adekilekun appealed to the police to prosecute the case without fear or favour to any person found culpable.

Osun University Teaching Hospital (OUTH), on Monday, conducted autopsy on Timothy Adegoke, a post-graduate student of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU).

The autopsy, scheduled for 11:00 am., did not commence until 2:30 pm., due to late arrival of the deceased’s family and other logistics.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, SP Yemisi Opalola, had, on Sunday, told NAN that the autopsy was delayed because the deceased’s family insisted on being part of the process.
Opalola, however, said that the autopsy would now be carried out today (Monday) at Osun University Teaching Hospital, Osogbo.

https://maureensblog.org/2021/11/18/police-arrest-oduduwa-founder-over-death-of-oau-masters-degree-student-timothy-adegoke/

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Shocking: Photos from the induction ceremony of 100- level theater arts students of Rivers State University

Interesting photos from the induction ceremony of 100- level theater arts students of Rivers State University

The Department of Theater Arts, Rivers state University recently had their induction ceremony for 100-level students. The photos taken from the ceremony have got people talking.

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Interesting photos from the induction ceremony of 100- level theater arts students of Rivers State University
Interesting photos from the induction ceremony of 100- level theater arts students of Rivers State University
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Navy reacts as horrific injury inflicted on SS3 student of Navy Secondary School went viral

Nigerian Navy headquarters has reacted to a viral video showing the bruises left on a teenage boy’s back after he was allegedly flogged by an officer in the school.

According to a statement by the Nigerian Navy Director of Information, Commodore Suleiman Dahun, the video had been sent to the management of the school by a parent who did not specify when the incident happened or the person involved.

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Police arrest Oduduwa founder over death of OAU masters degree student, Timothy Adegoke

Police arrest Oduduwa founder over death of OAU masters degree student, Timothy Adegoke. The founder of Oduduwa University, Dr Rahmon Adedoyin, has been arrested in connection with the death of an OAU student who came from Abuja to sit for his examination at the OAU distance learning centre, Moro, Osun State.

Adedoyin is also the chairman of Hilton Hotel and Resort, Ile Ife, where the deceased was said to have lodged upon his arrival from Abuja. He is currently in police detention, undergoing interrogation in connection with the case while awaiting the autopsy report from the hospital,’ the statement added. The police commended the university’s management and family of the deceased for giving a chance to investigate the matter, promising that justice will be served.

Actress Tina Mba cautions her grandson after he failed to greet her co-stars on set (video)

Tina Mba cautions her grandson after he failed to greet her co-stars on set (video)

Actress Tina Mba scolded her grandson on set when he arrived and failed to greet her colleagues.
The actress is seen in a video getting set for a shoot when she begins scolding the young boy who had at arrived the location from school, still wearing his school uniform.

She asks him in pidgin why he didn’t greet her co-stars and who he’s taking after with such behaviour.

She then orders the boy to greet every adult in the room.
After he does that, she tells him, “now you’re my grandson” then hugs him.

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School ceiling collapses, 12 children rushed to hospital

School ceiling collapses, 12 children rushed to hospital

12 children and an adult have been hospitalized after a school ceiling collapsed in South London. The incident occurred on Monday November 15, on the second floor of Rosemead Preparatory School on Thurlow Park Road, Dulwich. It was also learnt that all the children have been accounted for after a search. 

Several kids were injured in the incident. An ambulance spokesperson said several crews were sent and 16 people were treated at the scene on top of those taken to hospital. It’s unclear what condition the children and adult hospitalised are in.

School ceiling collapses, 12 children rushed to hospital
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UNILORIN final year student who Assaulted female lecturer has been expelled

UNILORIN expels final year student who assaulted female lecturer

UNILORIN final year student who Assaulted female lecturer has been expelled. The management of the University of Ilorin has expelled Salaudeen Waliu Aanuoluwa, a final year Microbiolgy student after being found guilty of assaulting a female lecturer, Mrs Zakariyya.
Salaudeen, who is popularly known as Captain Walz, was arrested after he beat the lecturer to coma last Thursday, November 11.
The student claimed that he assaulted the lecturer because she refused to help wave his mandatory SIWES scheme which he couldn’t do due to unforeseen circumstance.
He further alleged that he had a dream where Mrs Zakariyya and his Level Adviser alongside other people were planning against him.
A statement by the University’s Director of Corporate Affairs, Kunle Akogun, disclosed that the verdict was handed down by the Student Disciplinary Committee where Salaudeen was arraigned on Monday.

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ASUU Strongly Condemns Assault On Unilorin Lecturer In Her Office, Pledges Action

ASUU strongly condemns assault on Unilorin Lecturer in her office, pledges action. The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Ilorin (Unilorin) Chapter, has condemned the attack of female lecturer of Faculty of Life Sciences, Mrs Rahmat Zakariyyah, by a student of the institution. Prof. Moyosore Ajao, the Chairman of the association, made the condemnation during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Ilorin.

Abaeme Maureen’s blog reports that a 400 Level student of the Department of Microbiology, simply identified as Salaudeen Waliyu, aka Captain Walz, allegedly beat a female lecturer to coma.

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