• NANS commend JAMB on three-year validity decision

    NANS commend JAMB on three-year validity decision

    Mr Tajudeen Habeeb, the Chairman of Kwara Chapter of National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), has lauded JAMB for its decision on the three-year validity of its examination results.

    Habeeba said in Ilorin on Tuesday that this would afford students the opportunity to save cost and time for writing another examination for which they had no certainty of passing.

    “The proposed three-year validity of JAMB examination results due to be passed by the legislature is indeed a right decision at the right […]

  • Why three-year validity for UTME result is yet to stay – JAMB explains

    Why three-year validity for UTME result is yet to stay – JAMB explains

    Nearly one year after the Senate moved to get the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), to begin the process of extending the validity of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) result to three years, nothing has happened along this line.

    In fact, JAMB says it is yet to be communicated to by either the National Assembly, or any other organ of government, regarding the issue, which many parents and guardians are passionate about.

    Last November, the issue dominated talks following a […]

  • FG approves three-year external borrowing plan

    FG approves three-year external borrowing plan

    The federal government has approved a three-year rolling external borrowing plan.

    Briefing State House Correspondents after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting held in Abuja yesterday, the Minister for Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, said the approval would be transmitted to the National Assembly immediately.

    She said the loans would come from agencies such as the World Bank, African Development Bank, China Exim Bank, and other development agencies like the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA).

    Also at the briefing were the Minister for Information […]

  • Valencia sign Portugal winger Nani from Fenerbahce on a three-year deal

    Valencia sign Portugal winger Nani from Fenerbahce on a three-year deal

    Portugal winger Nani has signed for Valencia on a three-year deal, the club have announced.

    Nani, 29, left Manchester United for Fenerbahce last year and was strongly linked with a £7 million move to the La Liga side, as well as Stoke this summer, after having impressed at Euro 2016.

    The midfielder began his career at Sporting Lisbon and, during his time at Old Trafford, Nani was part of Sir Alex Ferguson’s successful side and won the Premier League four times as […]