Prof. Amos Alao, Senior Lecturer, Department of Psychology, Covenant University, Otta, has advised the Federal Government to create counseling Centres in the nation's tertiary institutions to check the persistent cases of suicide in the country.
The Founder, Chancellor and Chairman, Board of Trustees, Chrisland University, Abeokuta, High Chief (Dr.) Mrs. Winifred Awosika, has charged newly-admitted students of the University, to show more dedication to their studies.
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has condemned the arrest of protesting students in Lokoja, Kogi State and demanded for their immediate release.
The Ebonyi Commissioner for Education, Prof. John Eke, says the Federal Government’s Home-Grown School Feeding Programme in the state has been “a massive success” contrary to the view of monitors of the programme, who warned that the programme is being derailed and will collapse.
Lagos State Government has recommended that the pupils of the Queen’s College, Yaba, should resume for academic activities.
No fewer than five people have been arrested by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) for various registration infractions in the ongoing 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) to be conducted by the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB).
AN umbrella body of over 100 non-governmental organisations, the Forum of Non-Governmental Organisations in Nigeria (FONGON), has expressed confidence in the ability of the Prof. Is-haq Oloyede-led Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to conduct a credible Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).