ASUU: It’s unsafe to reopen varsities now, COVID-19 guidelines absent

ASUU: It’s unsafe to reopen varsities now, COVID-19 guidelines absent

🦅Branches of the Academic Staff Union of Universities on Sunday assessed COVID-19 protocols in the universities and said the institutions were not ready for safe reopening. 🦅The chapters of the union, in separate interviews with The PUNCH, commented on the directive of the National Universities Commission that universities could resume on January 18, but must adhere to COVID-19 protocols in hostels and lecture halls. 🦅ASUU said although its members were ready to start work, government…

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WAEC FINALLY ANNOUNCES DEADLINE FOR 2021 WASSCE REGISTRATION

WAEC FINALLY ANNOUNCES DEADLINE FOR 2021 WASSCE REGISTRATION

-WAEC has slated Friday, January 29, as the deadline for the WASSCE registration – Demianus Ojijeogu, the WAEC head of public affairs, made this known on Saturday, January 9, in Benin City – Ojijeoge said the registration pins and information CDs can be obtained at the WAEC office The deadline for the registration of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates, 2021 is now January 29. Vanguard reports that the West…

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JAMB 2020 Candidates Must Upload Results To be Considered for Admission

JAMB 2020 Candidates Must Upload Results To be Considered for Admission

To further clear the air concerning if candidates awaiting their O’level results can register for the 2020 UTME and secure admission, the JAMB has stated emphatically that all 2020 JAMB Candidates will be considered for admission provided they are able to upload their O’level results on the JAMB website before their institution of choice concludes admission for this session.. After that, JAMB will go through the records; candidates who fail to upload their results will…

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LASU 1st batch Pre-degree admission list for 2020/2021 session

LASU 1st batch Pre-degree admission list for 2020/2021 session

LASU Pre-degree admission list for the 2020/2021 academic session has been released. All candidates who applied for admission into the Predegree programme of the Lagos State University (LASU) for the 2020/2021 academic session are advised to proceed to check if they have been offered admission. The names of admitted candidates have been made available on the school’s website. About 106 candidates have been admitted. Congratulations to admitted candidates!

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2020/2021 INDIGENESHIP VERIFICATION EXERCISE FOR CANDIDATES WHO ARE INDIGENES OF LAGOS STATE

2020/2021 INDIGENESHIP VERIFICATION EXERCISE FOR CANDIDATES WHO ARE INDIGENES OF LAGOS STATE

2020/2021 INDIGENESHIP VERIFICATION EXERCISE FOR CANDIDATES WHO ARE INDIGENES OF LAGOS STATE All Candidates of Lagos State Origin who chose Lagos State University as First Choice in the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination [UTME] and scored a minimum of 190 are hereby informed that the registration for Indigeneship Verification Exercise for the 2020/2021 Admission ExerciseDate: Wednesday, 11th November, 2020 to close on Wednesday, 2nd December, 2020.The Verification Interview Time: 8.00am – 4.00pm Daily from Wednesday,…

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The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has blamed the Federal Government for frustrating efforts to resolve issues that resulted in the ongoing strike embarked upon by the lecturers

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has blamed the Federal Government for frustrating efforts to resolve issues that resulted in the ongoing strike embarked upon by the lecturers

ASUU National President, Prof Biodun Ogunyemi, stated this on Politics Today, a programme aired on Channels Television. Ogunyemi claimed that the Federal Government has refused to take the necessary steps in addressing the strike action. According to him, the delay in adopting ASUU’s preferred platform, the University Transparency and Accountability Solution, is one of the major reasons the strike has not been suspended. He said, “The strike is still on as a result of the…

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Lagos orders shutdown of all schools over #EndSARS protests

Lagos orders shutdown of all schools over #EndSARS protests

The Lagos State Government has ordered the closure of all public and private schools in the state, following the tension generated by the #EndSARS protests. This directive was issued by the Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo, on behalf of the government, as part of the measures aimed at ensuring the safety of the pupils/students, parents, and all staff working in schools at this critical period. Part of the statement from the commissioner…

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FG’s LIES WON’T END ASUU STRIKE, SAYS ASUU CHAIRMAN

FG’s LIES WON’T END ASUU STRIKE, SAYS ASUU CHAIRMAN

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has said the alleged lies and propaganda employed by the Federal Government against the union will not force it to suspend the strike action. The union denied the claim by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, that it had suspended the six-month-old strike, saying such lies by the Federal Government officials would worsen the situation rather than bringing solution to the crisis. The Chairman, ASUU, University…

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ASUU MAKE U-TURN ON STRIKE DEMAND

ASUU MAKE U-TURN ON STRIKE DEMAND

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has said it is not ready to suspend its ongoing strike until government pays outstanding three-to-seven months withheld salaries and approves University Transparency and Accountability Solutions (UTAS) among other demands. ASUU in a statement released by the Zonal Coordinator of the Ibadan Zone, Professor Ade Adejumo, faulted the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, saying he lied that government was not owing lecturers any salary on…

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THE ISSUE OF ASUU WILL SOON COME TO AN END SAYS MINISTER OF LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT, CHRIS NGIGE.

THE ISSUE OF ASUU WILL SOON COME TO AN END SAYS MINISTER OF LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT, CHRIS NGIGE.

The Federal Government says the issue of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) would soon be resolved.The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, disclosed this on Tuesday during an interview on Channels Television’s Politics Today . Ngige said the Ministries of Finance, Education, Labour and Employment and the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation will meet with the body. The issue of ASUU will soon come to an end,” he…

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