Tag: Nigerian students

Uroupa KiakubuDecember 17, 2020

#SaveOurFuture: Beyond hashtags, this is what else Nigerian students can do

The protracted strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has lingered for nine months now leaving the affected ...

Uroupa KiakubuNovember 12, 2020

What is the hope of Nigerian students as ASUU advises members on alternative income?

Students in Nigerian tertiary institutions are getting wearier by the day of the eight-month-long strike by the Academic Staff Union ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 26, 2018

The Big 5: President Buhari blames the system for slow pace; NANS warns ASUU, FG to end strike or face confrontation | Other top stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today. Nigerian Army, in a statement signed by spokesman, 7 Div. Col. Onyema ...

Alexander OnukwueFebruary 2, 2018

Battling racism and hate, Nigerian students in Cyprus have been left on their own

On the first of February, Kehinde Fowosere and Stephanie Ejeh graduated from the Eastern Mediterranean University in Cyprus. They are ...

AzeezSeptember 26, 2017

Buhari orders evacuation of Nigerian students after hurricane in Dominican Republic

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the evacuation of Nigerian students from Dominican Republic. Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media ...

RoqeebahSeptember 19, 2017

10 students say how they really feel about ASUU calling off the strike

ASUU has just called off a month-long strike (well, 36 days but you get the idea). Professor Biodun Ogunyemi, the ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 16, 2017

Nkem Ndem: 7 things Nigerian students can do while ASUU is on strike

by Nkem Ndem It has been a few years since students in Nigerians had to deal with long-term strikes; and ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 14, 2017

Why we are going on indefinite strike – ASUU Chairman

The Academic Staff Union of Universities in Nigeria (ASUU) President, Biodun Ogunyemi Monday says the Federal Government’s failure to fulfil the 2009 ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 10, 2017

Kaduna Declaration: NANS declares support for One Nigeria, to protest in Kaduna

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), has declared its support for One Nigeria, saying it will embark on a ...

AzeezApril 1, 2017

The Big 10: These are the stories that drove conversations this week

These are the top ten stories that drove conversations this week. Dino Melaye’s certificate scandal The Senate Committee on Ethics ...

Mazi EmekaMay 12, 2016

Trouble may be coming, as NANS promises to “Occupy Nigeria” next week

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), on Thursday, announced its plans to carry out a nation wide Occupy Nigeria ...

Ada IgboanugoJuly 6, 2015

5 Nigerian students detained in Malaysia for cyber crime worth RM2.4m

Five Nigerian students and two local women believed to be involved in an internet fraud amounting to RM2.4 million were ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoFebruary 14, 2015

Opinion: The cross borne by Nigerian students is rather too heavy

by Ayo-Oluwa Obafemi Education to some of the lecturers is defined as “finishing the syllables” and not “impacting knowledge”. Coming ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoFebruary 6, 2015

Opinion: The politics behind ‘no election break’ for students

by ‘Lakunle Jaiyesimi Today, the school anthem is extant but the essence is gone. The sincere passion with which that ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 3, 2014

Racism! Nigerian students in India forced to move out of their apartments

by Emma Chidiogo Nigeria students who are resident in India, have been asked by local real estate agents and landlords ...

SolaJuly 24, 2014

Again, Ukraine shows that it does not like Nigeria students

by Mayowa Aboah   Ukrainian authorities have reported the kidnap of nine Nigerian students (names withheld) in the city of ...

November 9, 2013

This is NOT good: TOEFL suspends testing in Nigeria INDEFINITELY over ‘security concerns’ [DETAILS]

by ‘Jola Sotubo Nigerian students intending to take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) and Graduate Record ...

October 15, 2013

“Our youths are wasting away”: Actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde questions the loud silence on the ASUU strike (TWEETS)

by Oge Okonkwo Nollywood star, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde had something to say on Twitter about the plight of Nigerian students due ...

November 22, 2012

#ThisShouldConcernYou: UK’s Chevening scholarship scheme now open

by Rachel Ogbu Good news for exceptional students in academic, the global UK government 2012 scholarships programme, Chevening scholarships is ...

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