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ASUU Strike: Deal with all concerns today, Buhari orders Ngige

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, to end the three-month-old strike by Nigerian university teachers at the ongoing meeting with the teachers. Minister of Labour and Productivity , Chris Ngige Ngige disclosed this in a statement issued during the resumed negotiation with the leadership of the Academic Staff…

Obasanjo fires Buhari once again

By Nwafor Sunday & Idowu Bankole Ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo has again chided President Muhammadu Buhari, noting that he (Buhari) is sick in the body, mind and soul. Obasanjo-Buhari Speaking with BBC Yoruba on Monday, Obasanjo opined, “Buhari has health issues in his body, mind and soul. We should implore him to quit politics. He should…

Once again, Court stops FG from eliminating CJN

The Federal High Court Abuja, has restrained the Federal Government  from forcefully removing the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen from office. Justice Edward Ekwo gave the order on Monday in Abuja while ruling on an ex parte motion brought by the Action Peoples Party. Defendants in the suit include President Muhammadu Buhari, the…
Ofsted’s grade fixation stops working students and instructors|Letters

Ofsted’s grade fixation stops working students and instructors|Letters

The chief inspector has launched a consultation on the new framework for the inspection of schools and colleges (Ofsted plans overhaul of inspections to look beyond exam results, 16 January). While we welcome most of Ofsted’s new inspection framework, it is doomed to fail unless Ofsted drops its flawed four-point grading system. Schools and colleges…

10 Things to Know Prior To you Spontaneously Transfer To Europe

Sipping wine in a French café. Lying in the hot sun on the Italian coastline. Taking in the beautiful Scandinavian wilds. Sometimes, it can feel like living in Europe just feels so much more fun than living in America. Got a hankering for adventure and a desire to see what life looks like across the…

Recovering My Muslim Identity at SDSU

As a kid, it was always easy to fit in because religion did not define me as much as it does today. As a Muslim male, I could effortlessly slip under the radar as opposed to Muslim women who wear hijab (headscarves) and carry their identities with them everywhere. I would keep these things to…

How to End Up Being a Certified Public Accountant

Like me, the only thing you might know about certified public accountants, or CPAs, comes from that one line in Bowling for Soup’s “1985”; “One Prozac a day, husband’s a CPA.” When you think of a CPA what comes to mind? Perhaps a person walking around in a suit and tie, carrying a briefcase while…

Whatever Pertains To an End, Even Your Splendor Days

College lasts four years for a reason. Sure, some take it faster or slower, but the overall four-year plan gives just the right amount of time to take risks, get comfortable again and yearn for something more. As I approach graduation this spring, I can’t help but feel momentum pushing me forward. I’ve outgrown Indiana…
Financing your postgraduate degree: grant, scholarship and loan choices

Financing your postgraduate degree: grant, scholarship and loan choices

Fresh loans to cover course fees and living costs have thrown a financial lifeline to some postgraduate students. But course fees are still high: the average was £7,400 in 2018-19, up by 31% on 2014-15. Over the past couple of years, the government has introduced financial aid for postgrads: loans of up to £10,609 for…

FUTO Postgraduate Admission List 2018/2019 is Out– Examine Here

FUTO Postgraduate Admission List for 2018/2019 Academic Session is Out. The Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO) Postgraduate School have announced the release of the First batch postgraduate admission list for 2018/2019 Academic Session. Candidates are advised to check their admission status online and pay a non-refundable Acceptance fee of Forty Thousand Naira (N40,000=) only using the…