• JAMB: Statistics on varsity admission untrue – JAMB boss

    JAMB: Statistics on varsity admission untrue – JAMB boss

    Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, has described the notion that the capacity of Nigerian universities was far below the number of candidates that qualify for admission in a particular academic year as untrue.

    The JAMB helmsman thus challenged the agencies that regularly churn out such figures to justify them or quit misinforming Nigerians and inciting them against the board.

    Oloyede, on the sidelines of the 2016 Higher Education Summit in Abuja on Monday, said: ‚ÄúThe […]

  • FG fires JAMB boss and 16 others

    FG fires JAMB boss and 16 others

    Federal government has fired the heads of 17 parastatals  in the Ministry of Education, while four chief executives were retained in their respective agencies.

    The affected Chief Executives are Nigerian Institute For Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA), National Universities Commission (NUC) Universal Basic Education Board (UBEC) National Library of Nigeria (NLN) National Examinations Council (NECO) National Commission For Mass Literacy, Adult And Non-Formal Education (NCMLA&NE)

    Others are Nomadic Education Commission (NEC) National Business and Technical Examination Board (NABTEB) Teachers Registration Council of […]