Day: February 22, 2018

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board said the examination mode for blind candidates for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination was likely to be conducted by dictation, as was done in 2017. Head, Media and Information, JAMB, Dr. Fabian Benjamin, gave the hint in an interview with on Thursday in Lagos. Benjamin was speaking against […]

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has banned the use of 16 items in the forthcoming mock examinations scheduled for February 26, 2018. The Secretary of JAMB UTME Monitoring Groups, Ngozi Egbuna, stated the items in a memo issued to members of the Civil Society Group on Thursday and obtained by News men. The memo […]

A governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State, Mr. Kola Alabi, has rejected the adoption of his kinsman, Dr. Wole Oluyede, as the preferred candidate by the Ikere Development Forum. Oluyede – an Australia-based medical doctor – was picked ahead of a retired Permanent Secretary, Chief Sesan Fatoba; a former Commissioner for […]

A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Thursday sentenced a 35-year-old man, Daniel Bidem, to three-month imprisonment for stealing his girlfriend’s cell phone valued at N47,000. Bidem, of Garki II, Abuja, was arraigned on one count of stealing. The convict was sentenced after he pleaded guilty to the offence and begged for leniency. The […]

The immediate past Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Attahiru Jega, has questioned the power of the National Assembly to alter the sequence of the 2019 elections. Jega made his position known at an event organised by the Youth Initiative for Advocacy Growth and Development in Abuja on Thursday. Speaking at the event […]



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