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Registration for 2018 NECO SSCE (External) Examination ends Oct 9

Registration for 2018 Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) for External Candidates which started on Monday 16th July, 2018 will be concluded on Tuesday 9th October at 12am according to NECO schedule. Prospective candidates are required to pay the registration fee of ₦11,400 and...

NYSC Commences Registration for 2018 Batch C PCMs on Oct 6

The registration for mobilization of 2018 National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Batch C Prospective Corps Members is billed to commence on October 6th, 2018.

2018 NYSC Batch ‘B’ Stream II Online Registration Guide and Requirements

All prospective corps members, i.e. Nigerians who have graduated from Universities and Mono/Polytechnics both home and abroad are hereby informed that the NYSC registration portal will be opened from Monday, 6th – Wednesday, 15th August, 2018 to enable them register for the 2018 Batch ‘...

www.waecdirect.org/2018 WAEC Result Released

The 2017/2018 WAEC Result has been released by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC). All candidates that took part in the May/June WASSCE can now proceed to check their result online. According to the statistics released by WAEC, 50%, obtained minimum of credits in five (5) sub...

2018 WAEC May/June Results Statistics, 50% Pass

The 2018 WAEC May/June Results Statistics has been released by the Head of National Office, WAEC. According to the result statistics, only 50 per cent of the participants had credits in 5 subjects and above, including English and Maths. Mr Olu Adenipekun, the Head of National Office (H...

Urgent Solution for 2018 WAEC May/June Exam Failure

The 2018 WAEC May/June Examamination statistics released by WAEC shows that out of 1,572,396 candidates that sat for the examination, a total of 786,016 candidates, representing 50%, obtained credits in five subjects & above, including English Language & Mathematics. As it well...

NYSC 2018 Batch B PCMs Registration, Call-up Letters, Orientation Camp Update

National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has announced that the registration for mobilization of 2018 Batch B Prospective Corps Members (PCMs) will commence on Tuesday 10th July, 2018 and end on Monday 16th July 2018. PCMs who are yet to register in the NYSC portal including the newly uploa...

Air Force Military Schools 2018/2019 Selection Interview List

The Nigerian Air Force, NAF has released the names of candidates shortlisted for Selection Interview into JSS 1 of the Air Force Military School, Jos and other Air Force Secondary Schools for the 2018/2019 academic session. How to Check Names of Candidates Shortlisted for NAF Selection...

JAMB Excludes Foreigners, Prisoners, Deaf and Blind from Taking Post-UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released the categories of candidates that have been exempted from taking post-UTME tests in the 2018 admission process. This was disclosed by the Registrar of JAMB, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, on Tuesday, June 26, at the 2018 Policy Mee...

FG Sets Post-UTME Charge for Tertiary Institutions

The Federal Government of Nigeria has released the maximum amount a candidate can be charged for Post UTME. They warned that it would sanction any tertiary institution which charges more than N2,000 for Post-UTME. The Minister of Education, Alhaji Adamu Adamu, gave the warning on Tuesd...

JAMB 2018 Policy Meeting (Download Presentation by Registrar)

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released the presentation by its Registrar, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, during the 2018 policy meeting on admissions to Degree, Nigeria Certificate in Education and National Diploma -Awarding Institutions.

JAMB Schedules 2018 Admission Policy Meeting on June 26 in Osun

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has fixed June 26 for the 2018 admission policy meeting to kick-start the admission process into the nation’s tertiary institutions. JAMB Head of Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria...

Lagos State 2018/2019 Junior WAEC Timetable (BECE)

The Lagos State Junior Secondary School WAEC (BASIC EDUCATION CERTIFICATION EXAMINATION) Timetable for the year 2018 has been released for all third year Junior Secondary students in Lagos State. The Lagos State, Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) will commence on 26th June...

FG Declares 15 & 18 June Public Holidays - Eid El-Fitr

The Federal Government has declared Friday June 15th and Monday the 18th as public holidays to commemorate the 2018 Eid-el-fitr  Sallah celebrations. The general public are to take note of these dates. Abdulrahman Dambazau, the Minister of Interior, made the declaration on Monday in Ab...

FG Abolishes HND Certificate & Enacts New Rules for Polytechnics

The award of HND Certificates by Polytechnics have been abolished by the Federal Government. Polytechnics in Nigeria will now be limited to award only National Diploma (ND) to students. This decision was made on Wednesday at the Federal Executive Council, FEC, where the approval of a c...

Buhari Declares June 12 Democracy Day in Honour of Abiola

President Muhammadu Buhari has declared June 12 as Democracy day in honour of the late Chief Moshood Kashimawo Abiola who won the 1993 presidential elections but was denied the office by the then Head of State, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida. After eight days (May 29) the country c...

WAEC to release 2018 WASSCE results within 45 days

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has reassured that it is committed to releasing results of its 2018 West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for school candidates in 45 days. The council’s Head of Public Affairs, Mr Damianus Ojijeogu, disclosed on Saturda...

Nigerian Universities to Begin Degree Programmes in Herbal Medicine

The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Pax Herbal Clinic and Research Laboratories, Rev. Anselm Adodo, has said that his company has made a deal with three Nigerian universities to introduce degree and certificate courses in Herbal medicine. Speaking during a press briefi...

2018 WAEC GCE Registration Form, Instructions and Guidelines (Second Series)

The management of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) have announced that registration for the 2018 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for Private Candidates, Second Series (August/October), will commence on May 14, 2018. Everything you need to know to ...

JAMB Direct Entry Registration Closing Date 2018

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced the closing date for the 2018 Direct Entry registration exercise. The 2018 Direct Entry Registration closing date is 4th June, 2018. According to JAMB, over 140, 000 candidates have so far obtained the forms online. The...

NANS Gives FG Ultimatum to Resolve NOUN vs Law School Crisis

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has issued three months ultimatum to the Federal Government to admit Law graduates of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) into the Nigerian Law School. ‎ ‎The students’ body gave the ultimatum in a statement signed by ‎Tai...

JAMB to Conduct Recruitment Test for FRSC

Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to conduct recruitment test for the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC). According to JAMB, the patronage by FRSC resulted from the success the board recorded in the recent conduct of recruitment test for the police. The board’s Head, Media ...

How to Print JAMB Mop-Up Examination Slip

The management of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has opened the portal for printing the mop-up Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) examination slip. All candidates eligible for the mop-up examination can now proceed to print their exam slip online. ...

We Can Reduce Cost of UTME Form to N500 Says JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB has reacted to the call by the House of Representatives for the slashing of UTME form fee by half. Recall that the House, while adopting a motion by James Faleke (APC, Lagos) urged the Federal Ministry of Education to ensure that the c...

Reduce Cost of UMTE Form to N3000: Reps tell JAMB

The House of Representatives has urged the Federal Ministry of Education to review downward the cost of Unified Tertiary Examinations (UTME) by about 50 per cent from the current N7, 500.00 to not more than N3, 000.00. the House said it was in order to make university and other tertiary...