Sunday, August 18, 2019

Govt scraps HNDs, Merges Polys With Varsities

  THE Federal Executive Council (FEC) yesterday approved a comprehensive reform of Nigeria's tertiary education system, scrapping the award of the Higher National Diploma (HND) by the nation's polytechnics. In effect, the award...

ASUU Strike Cripples Academic Activities In Uniuyo

   The one week warning strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) on February 16, 2018, has crippled academic activities at the University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. The...

“Oro Is Not Ibibio”: A Departure From Efiong Edunam’s Narrative -By Franklyn ISONG

I have read the write up of my long standing friend, and President-General of Oron Union, Dr Efiong Edunam, on this platform and other online fora, with the title: "Oro...

e-library: A Typical Waste of Akwa Ibom Resources – By Franklyn Isong

I am driven by passion to see the growth of Akwa Ibom state. It is time to start cross examination, as lawyers would say, on some key projects executed by the...

A’Ibom Secondary School Board Laments non accessibility of funds

With over 235 and over 331 thousand public secondary schools and students in the state to carter for, the state secondary Education board has attributed the under performance of the board...

UNIUYO GETS NEW LIBRARIAN

A new librarian has been appointed for the University of Uyo. She's Prof. Ahiaoma Ibegwam. Mrs Ibegwam was appointed at the 74th meeting of the University of Uyo Governing Council to succeed Prof....

AKSU admits 2000 students

The Akwa Ibom State University (AKSU), on Friday admitted 2, 340 students for 2015/2016 academic session and advised them to be more security conscious due to increase in crime in the...

Ex-Uniuyo lecturer presses on with 14-year-Old libel case against university

A judge in Akwa Ibom, on Thursday, refused to grant a request from a former university lecturer who wanted to personally conduct his libel case against his former employer, the University...