• UTME: Wrong subject combination delaying admissions – Don

    UTME: Wrong subject combination delaying admissions – Don

    The Dean, Student Affairs, University of Abuja, Dr Peter Adakayi, on Friday warned candidates against wrong combination of subjects during JAMB examinations, as such could mar their chances of getting admission.

    Adakayi said that a candidate who had high scores in JAMB result, but had the wrong combination of subjects, would not get the desired course of study.

    He said, “Another thing that can deny someone admission is the wrong combination of subjects during JAMB examination.

    “Someone who applied to study medicine can […]

  • Emir only endorsed 14-year-old girl’s marriage to subject – JIBWIS

    Emir only endorsed 14-year-old girl’s marriage to subject – JIBWIS

    According to reports, the Katsina State branch of ‘Jama’atu Izalatil Bidah wa Iqamatis Sunnah’ (JIBWIS) has clarified that the Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmumuni Usman, is not the one who married the 14-year-old girl, Habiba Isa, who was allegedly forcefully converted to Islam and forced into marriage.

    The Islamic group, at a press conference in Katsina on Tuesday, said Habiba’s husband was “a young man called Jamilu Lawal.”

    The group, which spoke through its chairman, Sheikh Yakubu Hassan, cautioned against people dragging […]