Students of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoka, on Monday, shut the university’s two exit gates, to protest what they described as the invasion of bedbugs and mosquitoes in their hostels.Read More
Students of the Federal University of Technology, Akure, FUTA, has left for Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, FAMU, Tallahassee, United States of America, as part of the ongoing collaboration between both institutions.Read More
Secondary school students have decried the introduction of the 39 new subjects in this year’s May/ June examinations, saying most of the subjects still lack teachers.
Speaking with Vanguard, the students said not having qualified teachers toRead More
The National Association of Nigerian Students has disowned the over 3-month old strike action embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU.
The twist in the relationship between the students union and the university lecturers was sequel to a position paper by the students’ body that viewed certain demands by ASUU as contained in 2009 deal, as “unrealistic and un -implementable”Read More
Boko Haram gunmen on Sunday stormed a college dormitory in Nigeria’s conflict-scarred northeast, firing on students as they slept, the military told AFP, in the latest such attack blamed on the Islamist insurgents.Read More
As the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have refused to end the 60-day-old strike, students in public Nigerian universities have taken matters into their hands by engaging in various activities to keep themselves busy.Read More
MOTORISTS plying Asaba-Benin highway were stranded as protesting students blocked the road by the Asaba-end of the bridge, thus causing a gridlock that lasted several hours, Wednesday, morning.Read More
It is not uncommon to hear students on their Industrial Attachment (IT) or internship lament over their unpleasant experiences, especially the challenges encountered in the process of finding a firm to accommodate and support them financiallyRead More
Two 500 level students of the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Ilorin, Ali David and Patrick Effiong, have constructed an aircraft prototype.Read More
The strike embarked on by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on July 1, 2013 has indeed tested the boundaries of student unionism. From the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) to other realms of student activism, conflicting perceptions reflect students’ reaction to the ASUU strike. This report brings the different voices to the fore.Read More