NOUN shuts five illegal Lagos study centres

The National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) said on Friday that it had identified and closed down five illegal study centres operating in different parts of Lagos. The Director, Media and Information of the institution, Malam Ibrahim Sheme, disclosed this in Lagos. Sheme explained that following reports from some concerned Nigerians, NOUN had to constitute…

NOUN Shuts Five Illegal Study Centres In Lagos

The National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) said on Friday that it had identified and closed down five illegal study centres operating in different parts of Lagos. The Director, Media and Information of the institution, Malam Ibrahim Sheme, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos. Sheme explained that…

NAF bombs Boko Haram position

Insurgents Commanders receive treatment In an unexpected attack on Boko Haram position, the The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), has successfully destroyed a Boko Haram terrorist camp at Tumbun Rego in Northern Borno. Several Boko Haram Commanders who were wounded in a similar attack on the night of August 20, 2016, over 300, were believed to have…

Varsity Plans Post-Career Jobs For Retired Soldiers

The Covenant Univer sity, Ota in Ogun State, said that it planned to offer post-career jobs to retired Armed Forces personnel in its Centre for Entrepreneurial Development Studies. The institution said in a statement by its Head, Media and Information, on Tuesday in Lagos that the offer was only for retired armed forces personnel who…

‘Nigeria’s Space Technology Dev Should Promote Space Entrepreneurs’

Stakeholders in the nation’s space technology research and development sector have called for the promotion of space entrepreneurs through local manufacturing of space components in the country. This call was made in a communiqué issued at the end of the annual Centre for Satellite Technology and Development (CSTD) conference jointly signed by Dr Ikpaya Ikpaya…

Don’t negotiate with Boko Haram, coalition tells FG

Coalition Against Terrorism and Extremism, CATE, yesterday called on the federal government to shun any form of negotiation with the Boko Haram sect. The group, during a protest march to the Ministry of Defence in Abuja, the Nigerian Army Headquarters and the Federal Ministry of Information yesterday, advised the government not to allow any group…

EKSU slashes screening fees for admission seekers

Ekiti State University (EKSU), Ado Ekiti has reduced the fees for the second screening of candidates seeking admission into the institution for the 2016/17 academic session. The Vice Chancellor, Prof Samuel Bandele, said the fee earlier put at N5,000 had been slashed to N2,500. Bandele said the university considered the country’s economic situation, particularly that…

Makarfi faction considers three for running mate

THE Ahmed Makarfi faction of Ondo State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is now in a dilemma over who and where to pick its deputy governorship candidate. Former Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice Eyitayo Jegede (SAN) was picked as its governorship candidate. It was learnt that Ondo South, comprising Ilaje, Ijaw, Ikale and other minority tribes,…

Rivers condoles with family of late human rights lawyer

The condolence by the Rivers State Government was contained in a statement signed by the Commissioner for Information and Communication, Dr. Austin Tam-George, and made available to newsmen in Port Harcourt The post Rivers condoles with family of late human rights lawyer appeared first on The Eagle Online – The Nigerian Online Newspaper.