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Nigerian Army recruitment 2018: Army releases date for state screening, instructions

Nigerian Army recruitment 2018: Army releases date for state screening, instructions

EDUCATION
The Nigerian Army has released Joining Instruction for Screening of 77 Regular Recruit Intake shortlisted for the State Recruitment Exercise. It said the State Recruitment Screening exercise commences on 9 April 18 by 0700 hours. The instructions below: STATE SCREENING Selected Candidates to report to their various states screening centres with the following items: White vests. Blue short. White canvas. White socks. Original and photocopies of their credentials. Relevant scratch cards for online verification of result (WASSEC/GCE/NECO/NABTEB). Writing materials (Biro and Pencil) File Jacket National Identity card/slip Passports and full size 5 x 7 photographs. Applicant Eligibility Applicants shall be of Nigerian origin by birth and possess N...
JAMB released 2018 UTME results – [See how to check]

JAMB released 2018 UTME results – [See how to check]

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The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has released the final batch of the 2018 UTME results. The board confirmed this in a chat with DAILY POST Monday morning.   JAMB Head of Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, told our correspondent on phone that the results can be assessed from Tuesday afternoon. “We are not holding any press conference to make the announcement; no need for that. “All those who sat for the examination are advised to check the JAMB website this afternoon. “All results will be uploaded at 2pm,” he said. Candidates can check their JAMB results on www.jamb.org.ng The Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination was conducted nationwide between Friday, March 9 and Saturday, March 17, 2018. How to check JAMB result 2018: Requireme
See what PDP law maker Hon. Betty Apiafi told some youths she trained on advance ICT course

See what PDP law maker Hon. Betty Apiafi told some youths she trained on advance ICT course

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The education loving PDP lawmaker, Hon. Mrs. Betty Okagua Apiafi, the member representing Abua-Odual/Ahoada East Federal Constituency at the Federal House of Representatives has urged the youths of her constituency to shun violence and embrace peace in order to attract development, This was made known when she sponsored another set of youths from her constituency on a Graduate Intensive Advance ICT Training Program at the Nigeria Atomic Energy Commission, Abuja that lasted for weeks. In her speech, she pleaded to the beneficiaries to make good use of this opportunity, by putting in their best in the training, because she believed that the skills acquired can add meaning to their life if properly harnessed. According to ABUA/ODUAL Media Team, Hon. Betty Apiafi has done beyond expectation, ...
Nigeria Senate rejects bill to include skirts in NYSC uniform

Nigeria Senate rejects bill to include skirts in NYSC uniform

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A bill to amend the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Act failed to scale second reading at the Senate on Wednesday The bill was rejected following concerns that such amendment requires altering the constitution which requires a longer process. Soliciting support of his colleagues, Emmanuel Bwacha (Taraba-PDP) said the amendment was meant to give corps members the liberty of digressing from the rigid adherence to the NYSC uniform specification. “This particular amendment especially in section 13 and 16 of the principal act is to achieve the following objectives; increase the penalty for offences contained in the Act to make such fines reflect the present value of the naira. To ensure that regulations made by the directorate prescribing drills and uniform for exercise do not
Nigerian JAMB will not reschedule UTME for late candidates – Registrar

Nigerian JAMB will not reschedule UTME for late candidates – Registrar

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The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said the examination body, will not reschedule exams for candidates who reported late for the mop-up examination. JAMB Registrar, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, stated this while speaking to candidates sitting for the mop-up examination at the board’s Computer-Based Centre (CBT) in Bwari, Abuja.  He explained that the exam was a supplementary Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) being conducted in 170 centres across the country and the 85,000 candidates eligible have been notified. “There is nothing you can do … we placed adverts in newspapers, sent e-mails and text messages and if you did not get it, it means that you were not invited for the exam. “A bulk Short Message Service (SMS) was equally sent to your telephone num
Bayelsans kick as Gov Dickson appoints Fulani man as VC of Niger Delta University

Bayelsans kick as Gov Dickson appoints Fulani man as VC of Niger Delta University

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on July 22 2016, ASUU Accuses Dickson Of Floating Private University With State Funds It added that The academic body regretted that the government was thinking of establishing a private university  with state resources despite several months of unpaid salaries of lecturers, and under funding of NDU. ASUU alleged that Dickson plans to strangulate the state-owned university because of the new private university. Meanwhile despite all the allegations leveled against the Governor of neglecting his state and raising confusion among the staffs of the Niger Delta University, Dickson has appointed Sheu of Bornor State as the Vice Chancelor of the University. But why the tension? READ ALSO: How Ex Militant revived the abandoned Largest Peremabiri Rice farm in Nigeria You can Recall vi
The Fulani Republic of Nigeria (Part 2) – Fani Kayode

The Fulani Republic of Nigeria (Part 2) – Fani Kayode

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  Clearly something has gone horribly wrong and this reinforces my belief that the amalglamation of the northern and southern regions of Nigeria in 1914 was not just a mistake but a demonically-inspired, craftily- contrived and premeditated satanic conspiracy by the British to destroy the greatness and enormous human potentials of the people of the south and the Middle Belt of Nigeria. I do not believe in and neither do I respect a man-made, artificial, hybrid, mongrel-state like Nigeria which has forcefully lumped my people together with those that are inherently fascistic and racist, that are culturally and historically inferior, that are intellectually defective and that are nothing more than genocidal maniacs, ethnic vagabonds, wandering herdsmen, cow-loving jihadists and isla...
Femi Fani-Kayode: The Fulani Republic Of Nigeria – Part 1 [MUST READ]

Femi Fani-Kayode: The Fulani Republic Of Nigeria – Part 1 [MUST READ]

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The Sultan of Sokoto is the father of the Fulani people, the foremost traditional ruler in northern Nigeria and the spiritual leader of all northern Muslims. He is not just a traditional ruler but an all-powerful potentate who represents a strange and mystical power and who heads an ancient and dark empire. Not only is he revered by his subjects but he is also regarded and treated by some as something akin to a deity and by others as nothing less than the reincarnation of Sheik Usman Dan Fodio, the Sufi Muslim who founded the Caliphate empire by conquering and utterly crushing the Hausa kingdoms in a brutal and bloody jihad in northern Nigeria in 1804. Whichever way his subjects choose to view him, whether as a deity or an all-conquering and all powerful jihadi war-lord, to the Muslims ...