STRIKE : ASUP Ends 81-day Industrial Action As ASUU Remains Adamant

Nigeria's Education Minister, Ruqayyatu Rufai

Nigeria’s Education Minister, Ruqayyatu Rufai

ACADEMIC activities will today resume in all the Federal and State Polytechnics nationwide following the suspension of the 81-day industrial action by the lecturers under the aegis of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP. Continue reading

ASUU STRIKE : Vice Chancellor Blames Action on FG’s Insincerity

The Vice-Chancellor, Wellspring University, Benin City, Edo State, Prof. Godson Igborgbor, has blamed insincerity on the part of the Federal Government and other stakeholders for the persistent disruption of academic activities in tertiary institutions in the country through strike actions. Continue reading

ASUP: Strike May Be Called-Off Today As Top Exco Meets

THERE are strong indications that the strike by polytechnics lecturers, under the aegis of Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, may be called off today, as members of  ASUP’s National Executive Council, NEC, hold an emergency meeting, to appraise the situation. Continue reading

Strike: ASUP Agrees to End Strike Soon as ASUU Snubs Senate Education Committee

Nigeria's Education Minister Ruqayyatu Rufai

Nigeria’s Education Minister Ruqayyatu Rufai

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Tuesday heeded pleas from the Senate Committee on Education, Minister of Education, Prof. Ruqayyatu Rufa’i and his Labour and Productivity counterpart, Chief Emeka Wogu, to end its seven-week-old strike. Continue reading

Students Protest In Lagos Over ASUU/ASUP Strike (Exclusive photos)

Students under the aegis of Nigerian Education Rights Coalition and Coalition Against Commercialization of Education in Nigeria yesterday embarked on street protests in Lagos.  Continue reading

Gruesome Murder of Students: Secondary Schools in Yobe State Shut Down

The Yobe state government yesterday has ordered the closure of all secondary schools after a massacre that saw suspected Islamist extremists kill over 20 students in a gun and bomb attack on a boarding school. Continue reading

#Impersonation: LAUTECH Expels Two Students, Suspends Two Others

Three students of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, have been expelled. Two others were also suspended for impersonation during the just, concluded 2012/2013 Harmattan Semester examinations. Continue reading

#Breaking News: ASUU Commences Nation Wide Strike

While ASUP strike is still in progress, ASUU sef don join….**owkk…

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has commenced indefinite strike nationwide today, national president of ASUU, Dr Nasir Isa Fagge has said. Continue reading

Learn How to Protect Yourself From Cyber Hacks!!!

Top 7 Ways to Avoid Cyber Attacks

Viruses and identity theft are not new issues, but recently, individuals and companies are at a much greater risk as a result of the unanticipated increase in internet and technology use.

Follow these tips to protect yourself from such an attack so that you won’t be the next victim.
Anyone who uses the internet needs to be aware of basic computer security:

1. Don’t click the link If you don’t know who sent the email, or if it’snot a trusted website, then don’t click the link.

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ASUP Strike: Travellers stranded as poly students protest

The ancient city of Abeokuta, Ogun State  capital  was, yesterday,  shut down for hours when the students of polytechnics in Ogun State protested the  strike  by the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP,  and Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Polytechnics, SSANIP. Continue reading