How To Make Payment On NYSC Portal Using Remita Pay Engine

HOW TO MAKE PAYMENT ON NYSC PORTAL USING REMITA PAY ENGINE The PCM should go to the portal home page and follow the following steps: STEP 1 Click on “already Have Account”-Click here to login. STEP 2 PCM enters Email id and password to login STEP 3 PCM clicks on “click here to make payment”….

Protest In Benue Over Govt’s Plan To Scrap College

​Hundreds of students of the Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Benue State, on Friday took over major roads leading into the institution during a protest over a new policy by the Federal Government to scrap non related courses in institutions specialised in particular disciplines. The students, who barricaded the entrance of the institution, causing heavy…

NANS gives 24 hours ultimatum for release of 13 UNILAG students

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has called for the immediate release of 13 students of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) being held in Kirikiri Maximum Prison, Lagos. NANS’ President, Mr Chinonso Obasi, said the union would protest at Kirikiri Prison if the 13 students were not freed within 24 hours. A Special Offences……

Update: JAMB Proffers Solution To Ease Candidates’ Registration

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says that eligible candidates for its 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) can now purchase the pin for registration using the Remita mode. The board said on Sunday the development came on the heels of the reported challenges the candidates faced in an attempt to acquire the pins…

Court sends 13 UNILAG students to Kirikiri

The police on Saturday charged 13 students of the University of Lagos before a Special Offences Mobile Court in Oshodi, Lagos, over unlawful invasion of a broadcast media outfit, Television Continental. The accused are Femi Adeyeye, Toni Aina, Kodri Yaya, Asimi Oladime, Ismahim Olalekan, Segun Okesola, Abdulazeez Soneye, Idris Abogunloko, and Muyiwa Olaniyi. Others are……

Who Is To Be Blamed Over Delays In JAMB Registration

With Benue candidates encountering more difficulties in their bids to register for the 2017/2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME), banks and the Joint Admissions Matriculation Board (JAMB) have continued to trade blames. While JAMB has accused the banks of causing the delays, the banks have shot back, arguing that JAMB was solely responsible for generating…

Scientific report says smart kids likely to smoke weed, drink alcohol

According to a new study, Children who do well in school are more likely to smoke weed and drink alcohol as teens and adults, but less likely to smoke cigarettes. The study, carried out on more than 6,000 young people in England over a 7-year period by University College London researchers James Williams and Gareth Hagger-Johnson,……

Violence: FUT, Minna fines students N4,950 each, postpones resumption

Students of the Federal University of Technology (FUT), Minna have been ordered to pay N4,950 each, to enable the school effect repairs on structures they damaged during a riot on Feb. 15. A management statement signed by Mrs. Lydia Legbo, the institution’s Public Relations Officer, also said that the resumption date, earlier fixed for March……

Trump Revokes Obama’s Transgender Bathroom Rights

President Donald Trump has revoked the rights given to transgender students in public schools to use any bathroom of their choice. With this move, Trump reversed a landmark decision of former President Barack Obama. Obama had instructed public schools to allow transgender students to use the bathrooms matching their chosen gender identity, threatening to withhold…

​Viewer Discretion: Suspected Varsity Student Burnt To Death In Benue

The burnt corpse of an undisclosed person suspected to be a student was discovered this morning at University of Agriculture Makurdi campus, close to Paradise hostel. Reports suggest he may have been burnt last night, after been stoned as there are broken bricks and sticks at the crime scene.  The institution is fast becoming a…

Students cry out over high price of garri

Garri Some students in Ilorin have decried the sudden increase in price of garri, commonly referred to as “students’ food’’. Some of the students expressed their concerns in separate interviews on Saturday in Ilorin. The students said it had become almost impossible to have a day’s meal with the increase in the staple food. A…