UNILAG: FG asks Babalakin, Ogundipe to step aside

Professor Ogundipe and Babalakin *Senate to appoint acting VC *ASUU hails decision By Adesina Wahab The Federal Government, on Friday night, finally wielded the big axe by asking the Wale Babalakin-led Governing Council of the University of Lagos, UNILAG, and the embattled Vice-Chancellor, Prof Toyin Ogundipe, to stay away pending the outcome of a probe […]

Oyo SUBEB threatens action against defaulting contractors

The Oyo State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) on Friday threatened to terminate all uncompleted and unexecuted contracts, three years after they were awarded. Oyo SUBEB’s Executive Chairman, Dr Nureni Adeniran, said this in a statement issued by the Board’s...

How colleges fared in the Paycheck Protection Program

The coronavirus pandemic is taking a heavy toll on colleges’ financials, and higher education groups say the sector will need billions of dollars to weather the crisis. The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), a federal lending initiative meant to help small...

7 students writing WASSCE in Gombe test positive for COVID-19

WASSCE scratch cad Seven students of Government Girls Secondary School, Doma, Gombe State, have tested positive for COVID-19. The Federal Government had permitted schools to reopen partially on August 4 for graduating classes to write their examinations. Speaking...