UNILORIN expels final year student who assaulted female lecturer

The management of the University of Ilorin has expelled Salaudeen Waliu Aanuoluwa, a final year Microbiolgy student after being found guilty of assaulting a female lecturer, Mrs Zakariyya. Salaudeen, who is popularly known as Captain Walz, was arrested after he beat the lecturer to coma last Thursday, November 11. The student claimed that he assaulted… Continue reading UNILORIN expels final year student who assaulted female lecturer

ASUU gives FG three-week ultimatum to address lingering demands or face strike action

Members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities ASUU has given the Federal government a three-week ultimatum to address its lingering demands or face another strike action. The Senior Staff Association of Universities and the Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities met today to deliberate the next moves over the failure of the Federal Government to… Continue reading ASUU gives FG three-week ultimatum to address lingering demands or face strike action

Kwara Poly expels 29 students over exam malpractices

The academic board of the Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, has expelled 29 students over alleged examinations malpractices. A statement signed by a Principal Assistant Registrar, Mrs Opadiran Oluwakemi, on behalf of the Registrar, Mr Kolawole Sheye Akande, identified the affected students as Sa’ad Adebayo Yusau, John Comfort, Oladimeji Idowu Sukurat, Rauf Yakeen Olanrewaju, Abdulfatai Akeem… Continue reading Kwara Poly expels 29 students over exam malpractices

School sacks teacher after telling students Trump is still president and repeating covid-19 conspiracy theories

A history teacher who reportedly told students that Donald Trump remains president of the US and also repeated COVID-related conspiracy theories doesn’t work at the school anymore Anacapa Middle School in Ventura, Southern California announced the exit of the unidentified teacher, the Ventura County Star reported. Her claims, which were captured in a seven-minute recording… Continue reading School sacks teacher after telling students Trump is still president and repeating covid-19 conspiracy theories

Cambridge University students strip off for racy calendar (photos)

Athletes from Cambridge University stripped off to pose for their 2021 calendar. The raunchy pictures are part of an annual tradition at the University. This year’s photoshoot saw 78 students from 12 teams bare all as they posed in the city’s world famous sites completely naked. People from the netball, gymnastics and American football teams… Continue reading Cambridge University students strip off for racy calendar (photos)

3-year-old pupil left badly bruised after she was flogged by teacher

A mother has called out a school after her daughter, 3, was flogged by a teacher. The 3-year-old returned from school with multiple cane marks on her legs. She was also having a fever and they had to get drugs for her. A Twitter user, who is familiar with the family, shared photos of the… Continue reading 3-year-old pupil left badly bruised after she was flogged by teacher

Education Secretary Cardona: the Biden Administration is still ‘examining loan forgiveness

Since taking office, the Biden Administration has approved over $9.5 billion of student loan relief — a significant, but still relatively small, percentage of the over $1.7 trillion worth of student loans that Americans still collectively owe. On the campaign trail, President Joe Biden issued his support for some form of student loan forgiveness and… Continue reading Education Secretary Cardona: the Biden Administration is still ‘examining loan forgiveness

College enrollment notched the largest two-year decline in 50 years, due to Covid

How college students struggling financially can get back on trackCollege enrollment was supposed to bounce back this fall. Instead, more students opted out. Nationwide, fewer students went back to school again this year, dragging undergraduate enrollment down another 3.2% from last year, according to a new report from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center that’s… Continue reading College enrollment notched the largest two-year decline in 50 years, due to Covid

4 book recommendations from Emma Grede, the first Black woman investor on ‘Shark Tank

Emma Grede is a self-proclaimed bookworm. “There’s nothing I love to do more than read,” the 39-year-old co-founder and CEO of denim-brand Good American, and founding partner of shapewear-apparel line SKIMS, tells CNBC Make It. Grede recently appeared on ABC’s business reality show “Shark Tank” for its season 13 premiere, making history as the show’s… Continue reading 4 book recommendations from Emma Grede, the first Black woman investor on ‘Shark Tank