• Collect certificates before October 21 or pay fine – LASU tells graduates

    Collect certificates before October 21 or pay fine – LASU tells graduates

    It was gathered that the Lagos State University (LASU) said on Friday that 24, 734 certificates of graduates who left the institution over the last 10 years were lying uncollected at its registry.

    Mr. Adekoya Martins, Acting Head, Centre for Information, Press and Public Relation, LASU, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the certificates were for students who graduated with diplomas and degrees.

    Martins said that the university, following the backlog of uncollected certificates, had decided that affected graduates who […]

  • How Nigerian federal lawmakers collect salaries for non-existent staff

    How Nigerian federal lawmakers collect salaries for non-existent staff

    No fewer than 2,570 aides are engaged by members of the 8th National Assembly, totaling 469, an investigation by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) has revealed.

    Out of the number, 700 aides work for lawmakers in the Senate, while the remaining 1, 870 are engaged by House of Representatives members.

    As provided in the National Assembly Act, each lawmaker, excluding principal officers, is entitled to five aides – one senior legislative aide, two legislative aides, a personal assistant and a secretary.

    It […]