• VCs worried over NYSC’s inability to mobilise graduates for service

    VCs worried over NYSC’s inability to mobilise graduates for service

    According to reports, the Committee of Vice-Chancellors has raised concerns over the inability of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) to mobilise all graduates eligible for the 2016 Batch ‘B’ this year.

    Chairman of the committee, Prof. Adebiyi Daramola, who disclosed this during a meeting with the NYSC management yesterday in Abuja, said the body was concerned about the likely implications of not mobilising all eligible corps members in Batch ‘B’. for the 2016 service year.

    The meeting agreed that the universities […]

  • ASUU faults FG on appointment, removal of VCs

    ASUU faults FG on appointment, removal of VCs

    The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Bauchi State chapter has accused the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, of violating the Nigerian law on the removal and appointment of Vice Chancellors of new Federal Universities.

    The chapter chairman, Adamu M Babayo in a press conference at their secretariat in Bauchi yesterday said, ”Federal Government refused to abide with the 2013 MOU where it was decided that there will be University autonomy, but recently the Minister […]