Trust & wellbeing crisis may be looming in HE, says survey

The survey – the Connected Student Report – was carried out by Salesforce, The Chronicle of Higher Education and research firm Ipsos. Over 2,000 students and staff across the US, the UK, France, Netherlands, Spain, Norway, Denmark, Sweden Finland and Australia were consulted. The report also found that trust between staff and students and their […]

Education Minister to address panel’s report on UNILAG’s crisis

Malam Adamu Adamu By Adesina Wahab The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, will, today, speak on the report of the Special Visitation Panel that probed the affairs of the University of Lagos, UNILAG, from 2017 till date. Adamu is expected to address the press in...

Bida Poly crisis: ASUP faults plan to sack union leaders

As court stops management By Adesina Wahab The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Federal Polytechnic Bida chapter, has faulted the plan by the management of the institution to sack three leaders of the union, despite a court order stopping such an action....

Higher education crisis deepens with further staffing & budget cuts

Australia is expected to be one of the hardest-hit countries in the world by the impact of the global pandemic with Universities Australia predicting 21,000 jobs cut and the loss of 30% in income from the sector over the next four years. “We have tens of thousands of...

FG inaugurates 7-member presidential panel on UNILAG crisis

The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu has inaugurated a seven-member presidential panel to look into the crisis in the school and submit recommendations that would put the school back on course. Adamu, at the inauguration in Abuja on Wednesday, charged members...