Following the amendment of the Ebonyi State University (EBSU) Law 005 of 2016, which has been assented to by Governor David Umahi, the Vice-Chancellor of the university, in Abakaliki, Prof Francis Idike, and other principal officers of the institution have been ordered to immediately vacate their offices.
Giving the order yesterday in Abakaliki after assenting to the amended law, Umahi said having exhausted their eight-year tenure as stipulated in the amendment, the officers should bow out with immediate effect (with effect […]
Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi has ordered the Vice Chancellor of the State University (EBSU), Abakaliki, Prof Francis Idike, and other Principal officers of the institution to immediately vacate office having exhausted their 8 years tenure as stipulated in the 2016 EBSU amendment law 005 of 2016 assented to by the State Governor on Friday.
Umahi shortly after assenting to the law at the State Executive Council Chambers, Government House, Abakaliki, stated that with the new law in place, the Vice […]
It was gathered that the Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson has appointed a secondary school principal, as a permanent secretary in the state.
The principal, Mr. Egbe Gibson Ockiya, was among four permanent secretaries inaugurated by the Governor on Wednesday, a Government House statement said on Thursday.
Apart from Ockiya, the other newly-appointed permanent secretaries were Dr. Evelyn Adombazi Tawari, Dr. Zuoboemi Agadah and Mr. Ikobho Howells.
Dickson said the appointment of Ockiya was the first time a school principal was being made […]
Unknown gunmen have abducted a 72-year-old retired principal, Chief Sunday Festus, in Bayelsa State.
The septuagenarian, it was learnt, was abducted by a four-man gang in his residence at Bomo clan in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of the state in the early hours of Monday.
His son, Leigh, confirmed the abduction.
Leigh said his father, who is diabetic, was critically ill when his abductors whisked him away to an unknown destination.
He said, “The incident occurred at about 3:26am. The four-man gang of […]
Former Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jubrin, on Thursday revealed why the former Minister of Petroleum, Diezani Alison-Madueke, consistently shunned and dared House of Representatives.
Jibrin recalled how Alison-Madueke met with a senior member of the body of Principal Officers in House of Representatives at the Residence of a Lebanese in Aso Drive, Abuja to collect bribe in order to protect her in the House of Representatives.
Jibrin, in a tweet on his Twitter handle, said: “Why did you […]
According to reports, the police in Lagos state on Thursday confirmed that gunmen suspected to be militants kidnapped the vice principal of Model College, Igbonla.
The kidnappers also whisked some students of the college away, but Newsmen gathered that two of the students have been recovered.
The police image maker in the state, Dolapo Badmos, told our correspondent that: “The vice principal and four students of the college were abducted by gunmen.
“They invaded the school in the Epe area of the state […]
60 year old Student,who is older than all the pupils, teachers and even the principal of the school reveals the kind of woman he wished to marry
“Present sir,” he responded by standing up to signify he was present in class. He sat down calmly and watched as his classmates took turns to respond to the teacher.
The first lesson, Mathematics, was taken and he took notes. Then, English literature, which he also showed much interest. By the time he went on lunch break with the other pupils, he had taken four lessons.
When it was closing time, he put his bag on his back and headed home. That […]
Students of IMG Secondary School, Oke Ado, Ibadan, on Wednesday, expressed outrage after their colleague was allegedly flogged to death by a teacher.
The yet-to-be identified student reportedly slumped and died following severe punishment from a teacher for arriving late to school.
Some properties of the school were destroyed by the students before policemen arrived at the scene.
Chairs and tables, cabinets were destroyed by the protesting students, even as they scattered documents.
Windows and doors of the staff room were also vandalized.
As the […]
A 76-year-old retired school principal identified as Pa Alphonsus Dimgba, has reportedly died while exerting himself on an 18-year-old girl he was having sex with.
According to reports reaching adelove.com, the incident occurred in a community in Enugu State where the old man who retired from a public school in Anambra State some years ago, had gone back to and became a community leader. But his undoing, according to residents, was his love for anything in skirt, not sparing the young […]