Archive for: uniabuja

APC warns Jonathan to stop threatening ASUU

APC warns Jonathan to stop threatening ASUU

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Chief Akande (second right) reading the APC comminique…yesterday. With him (from left) are: Senator Abdulahi Adamu, Senator Abu Ibrahim, Sheriff, Asiwaju Tinubu, Gen....

 

ASUU strike: 4 out of 600 UNIABUJA lecturers resume work, 1 sign resumption register

ASUU strike: 4 out of 600 UNIABUJA lecturers resume work, 1 sign resumption register

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Only four lecturers of the 600 academic workers reported for duty at the University of Abuja (UNIABUJA) yesterday, inspite of the Federal Government’s threat to university...

 

Opinion: Dear students, ASUU is only fighting for its own pocket

Opinion: Dear students, ASUU is only fighting for its own pocket

by Sola Olawunmi The pathetic tale of this sad phenomenon can be seen in a recent report about a Nigerian undergraduate called Jane Okoro who attempted suicide because of the frustration of ASUU...

 

Olusegun Adeniyi: Where common sense is NOT common

Olusegun Adeniyi: Where common sense is NOT common

by Olusegun Adeniyi Tomorrow will mark the beginning of the fifth month that students of our public universities have been out of their campuses following the strike by the Academic Staff Union...

 

ASUU strike: Police disperse protesting UniAbuja lecturers with tear gas

ASUU strike: Police disperse protesting UniAbuja lecturers with tear gas

  The Nigerian Police Force Wednesday, tear-gassed members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, University of Abuja branch as they mobilise for their protest into the streets...

 

ASUU strike: UNIABUJA students to raise funds to pay striking lecturers

ASUU strike: UNIABUJA students to raise funds to pay striking lecturers

by ‘Jola Sotubo Staying true to the expression “Desperate times call for desperate measures”, the students of the University of Abuja in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT)...

 

Simon Kolawole: Corruption and the Nigerian Project

Simon Kolawole: Corruption and the Nigerian Project

by Simon Kolawole Why are government officials corrupt? There are broadly two motivating factors: poverty and greed. There are those who are corrupt because they are poor. There is no way their...

 

Report: When Lynxxx and friends invaded Northern Nigeria

by Ifreke Inyang Pepsi brand ambassador, Lynxxx, toured Northern Nigeria last month for the highly-anticipated ‘Lynxxx & Friends’ campus tour presented by Pepsi, produced by Eclipse...