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Jigawa-born JAMB candidate scores highest with 311 (photos)

Joint Admissions Matriculation Board candidate who scored the highest in the exam has received praises from all over the country - The young student who is from Jigawa state scored 311 in his exam - Nigerians have called on Jigawa state governor to sponsor the brilliant student’s education A young boy from Jigawa state has emerged has the student with the highest score in the recently concluded Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination for 2018. The boy identified as Aliyu Muhammad Sani Kaugama scored 311. The student had…

17% pass get 5 credits and above as WAEC releases 2018 results.

WAEC released the 2018 results of its examination' - The exam body noted that the performance of the candidates was poor - Only 17 per cent obtained minimum of five credits The West African Examinations Council on Tuesday announced the release of its January/February series of the 2018 West African Senior School Certificate Examination. The council’s Head of National Office, Mr. Olu Adenipekun who announced the release in Lagos, said results of 1,021 candidates were, however, withheld. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that…

I was caught with a phone in exam hall – Female student writing JAMB confesses to hiding phone in her lady part (photo)

- A young Nigerian lady was recently caught while she attempted to cheat with her phone in an exam hall - Miss Joy Apkabio was registered to take the JAMB examinations in Baptist Academy, Karu, Abuja - At the exam venue, Apkabio reportedly hid her phone in her lady part and smuggled it into the hall - The student who revealed she had failed the UTME four times was caught by NSCDC officers in the hall and arrested along side her accomplice A young Nigerian lady named Joy Apkabio was recently caught red handed while…

51 first class graduates of Gombe university get automatic employment, N100,000 each

Fifty one first class graduates of the Gombe State University have been offered automatic employment by the state governor, Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo - Each of the first class graduates were also given donation of N100,000 - A total of 3, 958 students graduated at a combined convocation ceremony for four academic sessions Governor Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo of Gombe state, on Saturday, March 10, offered automatic employment to 51 graduates of Gombe State University who graduated with a first class degree . This was announced by…

President Buhari awards scholarship to PhD level to 3 secondary school students

Three secondary students were awarded cash prizes by President Buhari - They also received scholarship to PhD level - The students performed excellently at the Young Nigerian Scientists Presidential competition President Muhammadu Buhari has awarded cash prizes and scholarship up to PhD level to three secondary school students. The Nation reports that the three students were given the award in the just concluded Young Nigerian Scientists Presidential competition. The students came out as the best in the 774 local government…

Actress Grace Anna is a year older with a message to President Buhari

Actress Grace Ama is extremely happy  and grateful to be alive has she clocked a year older yesterday being the 23rd of February 2018 The beautiful and extraordinary actress wrote a beautiful post to herself  and reminded everyone that no matter what we should not wait for tragedies to happen before we thank God. The actress also pleaded with the President Muhammad Buhari not to let the recent abducted girls in Yobe to turn to casualties like the Chibok girls. She also shared new photos of herself for herself. She wrote on…

Unilag matriculates 9,204 for 2017/2018 academic session

Tweet Share Pin it +1 A cross section of the matriculating students on Friday. NAN photo A total of 9,204 students who have been screened were formally admitted into various academic disciplines of the University of Lagos for the 2017/2018 academic session on Friday. Vice-Chancellor of the institution, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, administered the oath of honour to the new students. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the ceremony was held amidst tight security, as armed personnel were seen at strategic places around the…

Principal resigns after videos of his ‘sexcapades’ with students leaked online

A school principal, who was implicated in sexual relationships with his young students, has resigned - The department of education confirmed the school head stepped down following the release of multiple videos and photos showing him in various sexual acts with different girls - A mother of one of the students spoke out, accusing the man of taking her daughter’s purity The principal of Reiger Park NR 2 High School in Boksburg has officially resigned following the release of videos and photos online, which showed him having…

NYSC announces date for 2017 B Stream 2 orientation course Read more

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has announced that the 2017 Batch B Stream 2 orientation course will only hold in fifteen states - The management of the scheme said registration for the orientation course will begin on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - Prospective corps members are advised to go to camp with the original call-up letter or call-up letter printed on-line The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has announced that the 2017 Batch B Stream 2 orientation course is scheduled to hold in fifteen states NYSC…

Nigerian kid Segun Wire goes back to begging after benefactor allegedly dumps him (photos)

Nigerian kid, Segun Wire, who was picked off the street by a good Samaritan has gone back to base The young boy was spotted by a social media user who called out his sponsors for lying to the public about improving his life - Segun Wire had been picked up by Zlatan Ibile but has been allegedly dumped back on the street To clear the air, Ibile defended himself, saying the accusations are all false An angry social media has exposed the benefactor of Nigerian kid, Segun Wire who had confessed publicly he would love to do…

Davido Wins Big At 2017 MTV EMA [See Full List Of Winners]

DMW Boss Davido emerged the winner of the “Best African Act” category at the 2017 MTV EMAs which took place last night. Davido who was announced the winner ahead of the show, beat out Wizkid, Babes Wodumo, C4 Pedro, Nasty C and Nyashinski. It has surely been a “Fia” year for Davido. See full list of winners below: Best Song Clean Bandit – Rockabye ft. Sean Paul & Anne-Marie DJ Khaled – Wild Thoughts ft. Rihanna, Bryson Tiller Ed Sheeran – Shape of You Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee – Despacito (Remix) ft. Justin Bieber…

JAMB gives details of 2018 examination, sale of form

JAMB said the sale of the 2018 examination form will be out before end of November Professor Ishaq Oloyede also said pens and watches will be banned from exam centres He said some students were using them to perpetuate malpractice The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), organisers of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME,) has banned the use of wrist watches and pens during the conduct of its 2018 test. NAN reports that the board’s registrar, Ishaq Oloyede disclosed this to journalists on the…

Nigerian lady gets surprise proposal from boyfriend on her passing out parade (photos)

A corps member in Port Harcourt got double joy for her service year as she was proposed to by her boyfriend as she was passing out of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme. A fellow corps member and Twitter user named Adannaya Chikito, shared pictures of the proposal. The boyfriend is seen to be on one knee popping the question to her, as the lady looked shocked but excited. Adannaya claimed that she forgot herself when she saw the proposal. It must have really being a beautiful experience for the lady.

Final year students in UNN rebel against their lecturers, scare them with ‘juju’

CRESTNEWSNG.com gathered that lecturers of the department of Human Nutrition and Dietetics in UNN, were prevented from teaching lectures by some angry students. According to some stories circulating online, the angry students of the Human Nutrition and Dietetics department of University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN), decided to teach their lecturers a lesson. The students were said to have rebelled against their lecturers for daring to fail a good number of them, leaving about 50 of the 2016/2017 graduating students behind while…

Pride of Britain winners 2017 revealed: Inspiring stories of heroes that embody the very best of the UK

They come from different walks of life, from every part of the country, and range from incredible children to remarkable pensioners. But the winners of the 2017 Daily Mirror’s Pride of Britain Awards, in partnership with TSB, share a spirit that embodies all that is best about our nation. Our winners include young people facing daunting adversity, inspirational campaigners, members of the emergency services who went beyond the call of duty, and people who displayed awe-inspiring courage to save others. On Monday night we…