• Four die in college fire outbreak, colleagues protest

    Four die in college fire outbreak, colleagues protest

    Workers of the Federal Science and Technical College, Ukana Offot, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State on Friday protested against the death of four cooks while putting out fire from gas explosion in the school’s kitchen.

    The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the protesters barricaded the school’s gate and carried placards with inscriptions as: “No payment of death benefits to our late colleagues’ families”; “Principal, settle your house before charity.”

    Others were: “No duty tour allowance, no party”; “Principal who buys gifts for […]

  • Unilorin College of Health Sciences rated third best in Nigeria

    Unilorin College of Health Sciences rated third best in Nigeria

    According to reports, the College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin has been ranked as the third best medical college in Nigeria after the University of Ibadan and Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife.

    This was revealed by the Clinical Director, St. Nicholas Hospital, Lagos, Dr. Ebun-Ladipo Bamgboye, on Monday during an interactive session with newsmen in Ilorin.

    Bamgboye, who is also a Consultant Neurologist, said this feat has shown that the college can be on the top of the first 10 medical programmes […]

  • College student wins Lagos City Monopoly tourney

    College student wins Lagos City Monopoly tourney

    Eliazabeth Braimoh of Topfield College, Apapa, Lagos State on Friday won the maiden U-17 World Record Monopoly competition, tagged: “City of Lagos Monopoly Game.”

    The tourney was held at the Indoor Sports Hall of Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos.

    The competition, for primary and secondary schools in Lagos State, was played by 1,300 students drawn from across the state.

    The organisers of the competition had earlier predicted a world record event, which was eventually realised as students trooped out en-masse to participate.

    The winner, […]

  • Sacked college workers kick against non-payment of salaries

    Sacked college workers kick against non-payment of salaries

    Some sacked workers of the Federal College of Agriculture, Akure, Ondo State, have called on the Federal Government to order the Provost of the institution, Dr. Samson Odedina, to pay their salaries.

    The sacked workers alleged that the institution owed them between three and 11 months’ salaries.

    This comes as a source alleged that the recent recruitment exercise carried out by the institution’s leadership did not follow due process.

    One of the affected members of staff, who craved anonymity, said the institution owed […]

  • Grandpa Goes Back to School at 82-years With His Teen Grand-daughter at Same College (Photo)

    Grandpa Goes Back to School at 82-years With His Teen Grand-daughter at Same College (Photo)

    A grandpa has made a heroic return to the university as he goes back to school at the age of 82 with his teen granddaughter.

    This is simply amazing! An 82-year-old grandpa and and his teen granddaughter has gone back to the same college leaving many in shock and delight. The interesting story was shared on Huffington Post and has since gone viral.

    Many first-year college students may get anxious at the thought of navigating their new campus and making friends, but […]

  • Emir of Kano – Muhammadu Sanusi’s Son, Ashraf graduates from college in England (photos)

    Emir of Kano – Muhammadu Sanusi’s Son, Ashraf graduates from college in England (photos)

    One of the sons of the Emir of Kano – Muhammadu Sanusi II, Ashraf, graduated today from St. Lawrence College, a traditional co-educational independent school, in Ramsgate, England. Congrats to him!

    One of the sons of the Emir of Kano – Muhammadu Sanusi II, Ashraf, graduated today from St. Lawrence College, a traditional co-educational independent school, in Ramsgate, England. Congrats to

  • Pasuma’s daughter Aaliyah graduates from college (photo)

    Pasuma’s daughter Aaliyah graduates from college (photo)

    Fuji star Wasiu Alabi Pasuma’s daughter Aaliyah graduated today. The proud father took to Instagram to share the happy news. “It’s my beautiful daughter Aaliyah’s graduation…. Proud Daddy…..” he wrote.

    Fuji star Wasiu Alabi Pasuma’s daughter Aaliyah graduated today. The proud father took to Instagram to share the happy news. “It’s my beautiful daughter Aaliyah’s graduation…. Proud Daddy…..” he

  • Young woman who was born 3 months premature & diagnosed with cerebral palsy, graduates from college

    Young woman who was born 3 months premature & diagnosed with cerebral palsy, graduates from college

    Raven Simone McFadden graduated college on May 15 with a degree in Communications and a double minor in Sociology and Psychology from Font Bonne University. Her cousin Bree wrote:

    “I wish a simple Facebook post could capture how strong this woman is for making it this far. She was born 3 months premature and diagnosed with cerebral palsy.

    She had countless medical surgeries, therapy sessions, lost grants from the government, and had trouble with housing and assistance care. SHE NEVER LOST FOCUS […]