• UNIJOS postpones examinations after fire incident

    UNIJOS postpones examinations after fire incident

    It was gathered that the ongoing first semester examinations at the University of Jos (UNIJOS), have been postponed pending the outcome of an emergency meeting following a fire incident that occurred on Saturday night.

    The school’s senate is expected to decide what will happen to the remaining examinations yet to be conducted after the fire incident that destroyed the main library complex in the institution.

    In a statement signed by the Registrar of the institution, Monday Danjem, the postponement is to enable […]

  • Fire razes UNIJOS library complex

    Fire razes UNIJOS library complex

    Fire on Saturday razed down the library complex of University of Jos, which also houses the faculties of Management and Social Sciences.

    The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Sebastian Maimako, who briefed newsmen on Sunday after inspecting the damage, said the fire started about 6:30p.m.

    Maimako said that books, unmarked examination scripts and other materials were burnt in the building.

    “On the fourth floor, which was completely razed down, we have the departments of Psychology, Political Science, Economics and office of Dean of Management sciences.

    The departments […]

  • UNIJOS extends applicants’ screening to Friday

    UNIJOS extends applicants’ screening to Friday

    It was gathered that the University of Jos has extended the screening of 25,000 applicants for admission into the 2016/2017 academic session to Friday, the institution’s Principal Assistant Registrar (Information and Publications), Abdullahi Abdullahi, has said.

    Abdullahi said the screening which began on September 5 was initially scheduled for completion on Wednesday.

    “It has been extended by two days following the declaration of a two-day public holiday to mark the Sallah festivity. The screening will now end on September 16, instead of […]

  • UNIJOS Lecturers on indefinite Strike over demand for a …

    UNIJOS Lecturers on indefinite Strike over demand for a …

    As a means of awakening the Federal Government on their demand for a better working condition, lecturers of the University of Jos, UNIJOS, on Friday commenced an indefinite strike.

    This was announced in a statement signed by Prof F. C. Piwuna, the Chairman of the University’s chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU.

    Piwuna said the industrial action was approved by the ASUU National Executive Council.

    According to him, “The NEC of ASUU has approved our request for total, indefinite and […]

  • UNIJOS constructs foot bridge to control floods, link hostels and lecture halls … See more photos

    UNIJOS constructs foot bridge to control floods, link hostels and lecture halls … See more photos

    Relief has come the way of students of the University of Jos (UNIJOS) with the construction of a lengthy foot bridge to link their hostels and lecture halls.

    The bridge links the Village Hostels to the school’s permanent site along Gada Biu-Bauchi Road Junction stretching over a stream which usually overflow its banks with storm waters anytime it rained.

    The construction of the footbridge is part of the laudable efforts to mark the university’s 40th anniversary and joint convocation, Vice Chancellor, Professor […]

  • HURRAY! UNIJOS To Mark 40th Anniversary this September

    HURRAY! UNIJOS To Mark 40th Anniversary this September

    The University of Jos (UNIJOS) will mark its 40th Anniversary come 27th/28th of September, 2015.

    Conferment of Diplomas/Degrees/Masters/PHD/Honourary will hold of Saturday, 26th September, 2015 by 9am at the Jeremiah Useni Stadium, Naraguta campus and students, staff, stakeholders and the general public is

  • Another Proposal Style: Man Proposes To Girlfriend While She Was Receiving Lectures In UNIJOS (PHOTOS)

    Another Proposal Style: Man Proposes To Girlfriend While She Was Receiving Lectures In UNIJOS (PHOTOS)

    This creative mannerism of marriage proposals is now a trend,this happened today at the University of Jos medical school.

    The boyfriend of a female medical student named Chinenye Umeh disrupted a lecture to propose to her.

    It caused an uproar of course because this has never happened before. According to the sender, the girl first ran out and the guy had to run after her and brought her to the front of the class to propose to her in front of her […]