Oct 16, 2013
Asuu Strike: We 're yet to receive N100bn from FG - VCs
BY IKENNA ASOMBA Seven weeks after the Federal Government announced that it has commenced implementation of the agreement signed with the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, by disbursing N100 billion to each of the 59 public universities, the affected tertiary institutions have raised alarm that they are yet to receive the fund.
Oct 16, 2013
Citadels of learning, Boko Haram's new slaughter fields - By Alkasim Abdulkadir
The insurgency in Nigeria's North Eastern corner has once more brought into sharp relief the precarious balance between life and death in the region.
Protect schools from terrorists
AS attacks on defenceless civilians go, the one launched against students of the College of Agriculture, Gujba, Yobe State, in the early hours of Sunday September 29, was one of the goriest.
Yobe massacre: How gunmen outwitted govt
In July, some unknown gunmen; widely believed to be members of Boko Haram, stormed Government Secondary School, Damaturu, the capital of Yobe State, and unleashed terror, killing 12 students and two teachers.
Nigeria: Resident Doctors Enforce Strike in Hospitals
Members of the National Association of Resident Doctors yesterday did not turn up for work at various hospitals following a directive issued by the union's president, Dr Jibril Abdullahi calling for a nationwide industrial action.