1,350 corps members deployed to Gombe

Olufunmilola Olukomaiya/PMNEWS No fewer than 1,350 National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members have been deployed to Gombe State for the 2021 Batch ‘B’ steam II orientation exercise. This was contained in a statement signed by Dakama Magret, the state NYSC Head of Press and Public Relations and made available to newsmen on Tuesday in Gombe. She said that the corps members would report for orientation at the NYSC temporary orientation camp at Amada in Akko Local Government Area, on Wednesday, Sept. 1. Magret advised the prospective corps members to come…

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Dangote sharpens skills of journalists in news reporting

By Adejoke Adeleye, Abeokuta Culled from PMNews Dangote Industries Limited has trained over 60 journalists in the Southwest region of Nigeria on the new skills while reporting for their various media outlets. Dangote Group sponsored the 3-day media workshop in partnership with the Folio Communications. The workshop has the theme, “The Convergence Journalism.” It was organized to further sharpen the expertise of journalists and offer modern skills and approach to journalism with the use of new techniques. While delivering his lecture, Dr Jide Johnson, a former Deputy Provost of the…

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LASU denies involvement in former SU aspirant’s death

… Tributes keep flowing over the deceased By Opeyemi Babalola Tributes and a series of controversial reactions have continued to trail the death of the graduate of the Lagos State University (LASU), Yusuf Nurudeen Alowonle, alias Omomeewa, who was reportedly shot dead on Wednesday by some yet-to-be-identified gunmen near the school main gate in Ojo, Lagos. University Times International gathered that the former Lagos State University students’ union presidential aspirant was allegedly shot dead at about 10 pm on Wednesday while in company of a Senior Assistant Registrar, Waheed Majekodunmi,…

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Buhari reappoints Oloyede as JAMB Registrar, Rasheed, Bobboyi also reappointed

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The President also approved the reappointment of Prof Abubakar Rasheed as Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission(NUC) for another five years and Hamid Bobboyi as Executive Secretary of the Universal Basic Education Commission(UBEC) for a second term of four years.

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AD Scientific Index Ranking: LASUCOM Is Nigeria’s Best College Of Medicine; LASU Second Best State University

From Gazellenews.com The Lagos State University (LASU) continues to receive rave reviews and positive ranking among its counterparts in Nigeria, reports The Gazelle News.com. In the latest AD Scientific Index Ranking, the University excelled on two fronts making it one of the very best in the country.In the ranking of top 50 universities in Nigeria in terms of quality of scientists, the Lagos State University College of Medicine (LASUCOM) emerged the best College of Medicine in Nigeria ranking 15th best in Nigeria. In actual fact, LASUCOM was the only College…

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14th Matriculation Ceremony of Caleb University, Imota, Lagos State.

Press Release Double Perfection It was a bright day, the weather was warm and friendly, students and parents were in a joyful mode to be part of this special occasion where all students are made to undertake the university matriculation oath which signaled their official welcome as bonafide students at Caleb university. All deans of colleges were invited to present their students for the exercise, thereafter, the Registrar administered the matriculation oath on all students. The University Registrar, Mrs Folake Okor invited the Vice Chancellor, Prof Nosa Owens-Ibie, who was…

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UI ranks among best 500 universities in the world, best in Nigeria

University of Ibadan Kazeem Ugbodaga/PM News/UTI The University of Ibadan (UI) has been ranked among the best 500 universities in the world and first in Nigeria. The ranking was carried out by  The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021, which ranked more than 1,500 universities across 93 countries and regions. The ranking is based on 13 carefully calibrated performance indicators that measure an institution’s performance across four areas: teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook. This year’s ranking analysed more than 80 million citations across over 13 million research publications and included survey…

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