Tag Archives: Tertiary Institutions

Lagos Tertiary Institutions To Resume September 14 For Only Final-Year Students

The Lagos State Government has revealed that final-year students will resume tertiary institutions across the state before students on other levels as schools prepare to reopen next Monday September 14. Tokunbo Wahab, Special Adviser on Education to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made this known on Thursday September 10 while speaking to Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily. Schools in the country had…

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Senate Passes Bill Prohibiting Sexual Harassment In Tertiary Institutions

The Nigerian Senate has passed a bill that will curb sexual harassment in tertiary institutions around the country, according to The PUNCH. The bill which was sponsored by Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege during the 8th Senate prohibits the offense of sexual harassment of university students by predatory educators. It also criminalizes the act of neglect or…

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Sex-For-Mark Lecturers Will Face The Full Weight Of Law – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday has issued a stern warning to those who trade in sex for marks, stating that anyone caught henceforth for committing the offence in the nation’s tertiary institutions would be made to face the full weight of the law. In his address at the 35th convocation of the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN),…

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NYSC DG Warns Tertiary Institutions Against Enrolling Unqualified Graduates Into Scheme

The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim, has sternly warned Tertiary Institutions in the country against enrolling unqualified graduates into the post-varsity mandatory one year programme. The DG said the NYSC would blacklist any higher institution found to be involved in fraudulent mobilisation of unqualified graduates in order to…

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