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Social injustice causing hatred, crimes, terrorism in Nigeria – Canadian criminologist

An Associate Professor of Criminology at University of Alberta, Canada, Temitope Oriola has said that alienation characterized by social injustice is responsible for growing rates of hates crimes and terrorism in Nigeria. Oriola said that Nigerians have become more alienated than ever, leading to increase in criminal resistance across the country. The

WAEC announces new fees for collecting certificate

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has urged GCE candidates to endeavour to collect their certificates within four years of writing the examination as any delay beyond that will attract custody fee. Demianus Ojijeogu, the Head of Public Affairs Department, WAEC, Nigeria disclosed this in a telephone interview with the News

JAMB: 85,000 candidates to write supplementary 2017 UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said that no fewer than 85,000 candidates, will write the supplementary Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), which has been fixed for July 1. The board’s Head, Media and Information, Fabian Benjamin, in a statement issued on Tuesday in Abuja, explained that the examination

JAMB orders 62,140 candidates to rewrite UMTE on July 1

No fewer than 62,140 candidates have been ordered by the Joint Examination and Matriculation Board, JAMB, to re-sit for the 2017 Unified Tertiary matriculation Examination (UTME). JAMB Registrar, Ishaq Oloyede, at a press briefing after a management meeting in Abuja on Wednesday, said the rescheduled exams will hold July 1. The board

Top 7 Universities in Africa revealed

QS System has released list of top ranking universities in Africa with no Nigerian university making the list of top 7. The University of Cape town sits at the pinnacle occupying 191 position in the world ranking of universities. Stellenbosch University is the second best university in Africa and ranks number 361

JAMB withholds 76,925 results

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released 1,606,901 results out of the 1,718,425 that registered in the just concluded Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The JAMB registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, told a news conference in Abuja on Wednesday that the remaining 80,889 candidates results would be released soon, but

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