• I left the university system better – Okojie

    I left the university system better – Okojie

    The immediate past Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission (NUC), Professor Julius Okojie, has said he left the university system better than it was 10 years ago.

    Speaking yesterday at a brief handover ceremony in Abuja, Okojie who came into the commission as a visiting professor in 2002 before becoming its chief executive attributed his achievements to teamwork.

    He, therefore, thanked the directors, stakeholders and the media for the support he received during his tenure.

    Okojie said he had been driven by […]

  • Nigerians studying abroad begging to return home, says Okojie

    Nigerians studying abroad begging to return home, says Okojie

    The Executive Secretary of National Universities Commission (NUC), Professor Julius Okojie, has disclosed that some Nigerian students studying in foreign countries are seeking transfer to Nigerian universities.

    Okojie, who spoke during an interactive session with newsmen at the weekend, in Abuja, said some parents and students had also realised that some universities abroad which their children were attending were substandard and that in some cases, they offered unapproved programmes.

    He added that the request to transfer home was further heightened by the […]