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 […]
According to reports, the authorities of Osun State University, UNIOSUN, has given reasons why a former lecturer of the institution, Dr. Olabode Ojoniyi, who was involved in a sex video scandal was sacked.
Fielding questions from newsmen during an interactive session in Osogbo yesterday, the newly appointed Vice-Chancellor of the University, Prof. Labode Poopola, stated that the randy lecturer was disengaged from the institution to send warning signal to others who are also in the act or may want to involve […]
Following the sack of 23 lecturers of the Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta, (FUNAAB), the national leadership of the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), has called on the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration, to reverse the sack of the university teachers.
It will be recalled that the sacked staff were members of the association whose appointments were terminated last week by the university vice-chancellor, Professor Olusola Oyewole, and the Governing Council.
This was contained in a communique issued at the end […]
According to reports, the management of the Federal University of Agriculture (FUNAAB), Abeokuta, has explained why it sacked 23 of the university non – teaching staff, majorly of whom are members of the institution’s chapter of the Senior Staff Association Nigeria Universities (SSANU), last Thursday.
It said apart from the fact that the decision was taken to reposition the university and restore peace within its campus, the “disengaged” staff “erred” and were shown the way out following various offences allegedly committed […]
Indigenes of the Shine-Shine community in Nembe Council of Bayelsa State yesterday narrated their tales of horror, tears and sorrow over the recent military invasion of their community in search of suspected members of the militant group, Niger Delta Avengers (NDA).
Though the soldiers were said not to have made any arrest or discovered any suspected member of the group, according to residents of the community, the mission left sorrow, tears and a devastated community behind, with scores of houses, churches […]
A group of dismissed public servants on Tuesday in Abuja thronged the entrance of the National Assembly to seek the intervention of the lawmakers and reversal of the termination of their appointments.
The workers, drawn from the Federal Ministries of Environment, Power, Works and Housing and the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation, claimed they were illegally dismissed.
The spokesman for the protesters, Emmanuel Anyila, said they were employed in 2014 by the Federal Civil Service Commission.
Anyila said that the […]
A pretty woman has humiliated her boss by posting his n*ked photos on his new wife’s work Facebook page after he informed her of his marriage.
A woman who was in a secret affair with her boss has done the unthinkable in revenge after the man sacked her from the job.
It was reported that the spurned lover took n*ked photographs of her ex-boss and posted it on his new wife’s work Facebook page. She has now been convicted of revenge porn […]
It was gathered that the candidate of the All Progressives Congress for the November 26 governorship election in Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu, has vowed to reinstate the 60 lecturers of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, whose appointment were terminated by the management of the institution in 2012.
Akeredolu said this on Saturday when his campaign train stormed Akungba Akoko in Akoko South West Local Government Area of the state.
Akeredolu, fondly called Aketi by his admirers, also promised to establish the […]
Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State says he decided to sack 5,000 teachers because his administration uncovered the illicit activities of a syndicate that was behind the issuance of fake appointment letters to thousands of unqualified applicants.
He warned that his administration was not ready to bow to sentiments in ensuring that the right decisions were made in the interest of the people of the State.
Emmanuel, in a statement said after futile attempts to manage the situation, he found it […]
It was gathered that the Ogun State government has dismissed insinuations in some quarters that the Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, dismissed some civil servants due to the ongoing strike in the state.
The Senior Special Assistant to the Governor, Mr Adejuwon Soyinka, dismissed the claim in a press release on Tuesday.
He explained that the Ogun State Civil Service Commission, in furtherance of its statutory responsibility of maintaining discipline and adherence to public service rules and extant regulations, on Monday, took […]
It was gathered that the National Industrial Court in Ibadan on Monday stopped the University of Ibadan management from ejecting a sacked lecturer, Adenike Ogunshe, from her official residence, pending the determination of a suit.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Ms. Ogunshe, a lecturer in the Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science, is challenging the institution and its council for the ‘unlawful’ termination of her appointment.
The institution had also directed the claimant to vacate her quarters on the institution’s […]