ASUU hints on fresh indefinite strike, warns Nigerian govt

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Sunday, called on Nigerians to pressurise the Federal Government to honour their agreement to forestall fresh strike. The union’s President, Prof....

JAMB 2019: Education Minister speaks on conduct of UTME

The Minister for Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, has commended the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, for ensuring service delivery to the public. Adamu stated this on Saturday, during...

Education Minister Laud’s Oloyede Led JAMB, Says He Should Be Emulated

The Minister for Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu has commended the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board for ensuring service delivery to the public. The minister said this during the unveiling of the remodeled JAMB...

Nigerian man reminisce writing JAMB 8 times as he graduates with 2nd Class Upper

A graduate of Mass Communication from Ahmadu Bello University, recounts how he sat for the JAMB exam 8 times before getting admission. He celebrates his new achievement as he graduates with a...

Osinbajo reveals Govt plan for education

Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday said the Federal Government was re-designing the country’s education curriculum as part of its education road map. Osinbajo said this, while delivering the 23rd...

JAMB: Breakdown Of UTME 2019 Candidates Who Have Checked Result Using MTN, Glo, Airtel,

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says over 1.3 million candidates have accessed their results using the result checker (code), 55019. Newzandar reports that results for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) results, were...

Cultism: UNICAL expels 300-level student

The University of Calabar (UNICAL) has suspended a 300-level student of the institution, Adeye Mathias Unimke. Unimke was suspended over allegation of involvement in secret cult related activities.

UTME 2019: JAMB Blacklists 116 Exam Centres [Full List]

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) it has blacklisted 116 exam centres over “registration-related misconduct” with respect to the recently released Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). Newzandar recalls that JAMB released results of 1,792,719...

Most Nigerian graduates can’t spell their names – Prof. Benjamin Okaba

A senior lecturer with the Federal University , Otuoke in Bayelsa State, Prof. Benjamin Okaba has opined that most graduates from Nigerian Universities, particularly from private institutions cannot spell their own names.

BREAKING: 15 years old who scored highest in Abia won’t get admission into UNILAG...

As the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, released the results of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations, UTME, a 15-year-old boy from Abia State emerged the best candidate by scoring 347...

Anticipated: JAMB finally releases result [ See how to Check]

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released result of candidates who sat for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The 2019 UTME was conducted from April...

Finally, JAMB To Start Releasing UTME 2019 Results (See Date,Time)

Barring any last minute change,  the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board(JAMB), will start releasing results of the recently conducted Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) from tomorrow, Friday, May 10. Newzandar recalls that the...

JAMB Latest News: ‘Anticipated’ UTME 2019 Results Out?

The question on the lips of most Nigerian students is if the results of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) conducted by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) is out. Newzandar recalls...

UNN lecturer asks students to kneel down and raise their hands ‘for not sweeping...

A lecturer at the University of Nigeria Nsukka, Enugu State allegedly punished her students for not sweeping the classroom by asking them to kneel down and raise up their hands.

2019 UTME: Candidates Beg JAMB To Release Results

Some 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) candidates have appealed to the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to release their results. The candidates spoke in separate interviews with...

UTME 2019: No server has crashed – JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has continued to explain why it is yet to release the result of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, Newzandar reports.

Just In: JAMB explains delay in release of 2019 UTME results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Tuesday night explained why candidates who sat for the Unified Tertiary Matriculations Examinations (UTME) are yet to see their results. According...

2019 UTME: JAMB fails to release result 24 hours after promise, gives another time...

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Monday said that it was yet to release results of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). JAMB’s Head of Media...

Corps member dies mysteriously three days after his traditional wedding

Member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Mr Ferdinand Lorwuese Kutar, was laid to rest on Saturday, April 27, in his hometown Tse Kutar Nyiev, in Guma Local Government Area of Benue...

2019 UTME result: What every candidate must know – JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has alerted candidates who sat for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination of fresh plots by fraudsters to dupe them. JAMB raised...

2019 UTME: JAMB tells candidates when to start checking results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has assured candidates of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) that results would be ready from April 29. The Board’s Head...

WAEC reveals candidates, centres to face cancellation, ban

The National Examination Committee (NEC) of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has approved sanctions for all candidates and centres that were involved in malpractice. This was made known...

Group react as ASUU, Aisha clash over Buhari university

Scholars Without Boundary, SWB, on Wednesday, faulted the position of the Academic Staff Union of University, ASUU, on the proposed Muhammdu Buhari University. Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari...

ASUU blows hot over Aisha’s plan to establish Muhammadu Buhari University

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Tuesday lambasted First Lady, Aisha Buhari, over her proposed plan to establish Muhammadu Buhari University. Aisha made the disclosure last Saturday...

2019 JAMB: 100 exam cheats arrested nationwide, 2 CBT centers shut in Abia

100 suspected examination cheats have been arrested by security operatives across the country during the just-concluded Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said.

JAMB speaks on reducing scores of 2019 UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has described as fake, a trending report that scores of candidates who sat for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) are being reduced.

JAMB: EFCC probes N36m swallowed by snake, N8.7bn fraud, others

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has began probe of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB). The Nation reports that the investigation, which covers 2010 to 2016,...

How to check UTME 2019

Candidates that wrote the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), can now access their results. The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) will send the results to your email...

2019 UTME: JAMB speaks on when results will be released

The Joing Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Wednesday explained why it had not released the results of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination. JAMB’s Head of Information, Dr....

2019 UTME: JAMB arrests 2 children over alleged examination malpractice

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Tuesday arrested two biological children of an accredited Computer Based Test (CBT) centre owner in Lagos, over alleged examination malpractice. The...

JAMB speaks on UTME results, suspension of Computer Based Test (CBT) centres, others

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said that it would ensure a smooth and successful conduct of the ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). Dr Fabian Benjamin,...

FCMB sponsors 2019 Edition of ‘YEEP’ for NYSC members in three states

The 2019 edition of the ‘Youth Entrepreneurship and Empowerment Programme’ (YEEP) organized for the members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) held successfully across three NYSC orientation camps auditoriums in Lagos,...

ASUU chairman blows hot over members’ treatment

President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Prof Biodun Ogunyemi on Monday lamented the plight of university retirees. Ogunyemi condemned delay in the payment of retirement benefits...

Insecurity Consequence Of Poor Funding Of Education, Says ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Sunday said the increasing rate of insecurity in the country was as a result of the Federal Government’s failure to properly fund education and...

NYSC DG Lays Foundation For Lecture Hall In C’River Orientation Camp

The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Maj.-Gen. Suleiman Kazaure, has laid the foundation for an ultra-modern lecture hall in the NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Obubura, Cross River.

2019 UTME: Medical student, undergraduate arrested over alleged impersonation

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it arrested a third year medical student and another undergraduate for attempting to write the ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) for candidates.

Prison Inmates Excel In WAEC Exams- NPS

The Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) says no fewer than 157 prison inmates across the country have embraced formal education. Mr Ja’afaru Ahmed, Controller-General of the service, disclosed this at...

JAMB, WAEC Speak On Clash Of Exam Dates, Reveal Next Line Of Action

Members of the two exam body, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB)and the West African Examinations Council (WAEC), have given reasons behind the clash in the dates for their exams. Newzandar understands that...

BREAKING: UNILAG students stage protest over killing of their colleague 24 hours after graduation

Medical students of the Lagos University Teaching hospital, this afternoon staged a protest over the gruesome murder of their colleague, Dr Stephen Urueye. Urueye who had his graduation from the...

Sad!! UNILAG-trained medical doctor dies 24 hours after graduation

Dr. Urueye Stephen aka Sarutobi, a House Officer at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, who graduated from the University of Lagos on Tuesday April 2nd, has died after he was stabbed by some...

Muslim group reacts as WAEC, JAMB clash

The Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, has reacted to the clashes in the recently-released timetables of West African Examination Council, WAEC, and the Joint Admissions Matriculations Board, JAMB. Candidates preparing...

JAMB: How to print your 2019 UTME slips

Candidates across the states can commence the printing of their slip for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation (UTME), starting from Thursday, April 4. A few days ago, the Joint...

4 Nigerian boys win Bronze medal at the International Festival of Engineering, Science &...

Four Nigerian teenagers have made the country proud by winning a bronze medal at the International Festival of Engineering, Science and Technology which took place in Tunisia. The boys are...

NYSC speaks on fire outbreak in Sokoto camp

Mr Philip Enaberue, the Sokoto State Coordinator of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), says no corps member was injured in an early morning fire incident at the NYSC orientation camp on Wednesday.

ASUU resumes indefinite strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Taraba State University chapter, on Wednesday, resumed indefinite strike to press home its demands. The union had embarked on a strike in...

JAMB de-registers 14 CBT centres

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has de-listed 14 Computer Based Test (CBT) centres out of the 712 accredited due to infractions like technical hitch and deceit. Prof....

JAMB explains admission processes with statistics

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has explained that admissions would be given only to qualified candidates who applied for courses into the various institutions of the country.

2019 UTME: JAMB issues strong warning to candidates

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) said it will not condone lateness by candidates to its 2019 Mock Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), scheduled for Monday, April 1.

ASUU presents 20 key issues before FG as re-negotiation resumes

The Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have begun fresh re-negotiations on the 2009 agreement. Dr Wale Babalakin, the Chairman, Federal Government re-negotiation team, who...

FG, ASUU resume re-negotiation on 2009 agreement

The Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have begun fresh re-negotiations on the 2009 agreement. Dr Wale Babalakin, the Chairman, Federal Government re-negotiation team, who...