FG Finally Scraps Post UTME Exams As JAMB Cut-Off Is Pegged at 180

According to The Nation, the Federal Government  on Thursday scrapped the conduct of post Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) for candidates seeking admission into higher institution. The government explained that all tertiary institutions were at liberty to conduct screening for candidates seeking admission into any school. Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, said this on Thursday in…

Errr… Senate Rejected The Gender Equality Bill Fearing It Would Give Women ‘Too Much Freedom’ And Make Them Wayward

Yesterday, Senator Eyinnaya Abaribe spoke during a forum on the political rights of women in Nigeria organised by the Civil Resource Development and Documentation Centre (CIRDDOC). According to Premium Times, Abaribe talked about the recent Gender Equal Opportunities Bill and why the Senate rejected the bill presented by Senator Biodun Olujimi. He said many Senators were…