THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – West African Examination Council (WAEC) has released the timetable for the first series of WASSCE examination for private candidates in 2018. The exam will start on Monday, January 29, 2018, and end Thursday, February 8, 2018. The timetable was made available via the examination council’s officialRead More →

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – There is an opportunity for young Nigerians between age 13 to 24 who can show outstanding prowess in designing the season’s greetings card of Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari. The opportunity is from Aso Rock, Nigeria’s presidential villa. There will be a cash prize for anybody thatRead More →

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – According to latest report, yesterday, October 29, 2017, there was a powerful bomb explosion around Muna garage in Maiduguri, the capital of Borno. Kabiru Shettima, a resident who spoke to journalist on phone, said that he could not ascertain the number of casualty but he sawRead More →

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, a professor of botany, has been appointed the Vice-Chancellor (VC) of University of Lagos (UNILAG), report says. Ogundipe becomes the 12th VC of the University. He replaces Professor Rahamon Bello. Before the new appoint, Ogundipe was UNILAG’s Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Academics and Research. AccordingRead More →

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – After meeting Senate President Bukola Saraki on Thursday, Semptember 21, 2017 to discuss issues relating to details of salaries and allowances of lawmakers, the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) claims that the commitment to transparency and accountability which Saraki expresses with his words does notRead More →

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – On Wednesday, September 20, 2017, Nigeria’s Inspector General (IG) of Police, Ibrahim Idris, issued a Force Order that institutionalises the Police Duty Solicitor Scheme (PDSS) in the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), report says. The scheme is an initiative that provides ‘free legal services for arrested and/orRead More →

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – Report says the Federal High Court in Abuja has granted an order describing the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) as ‘acts of terrorism and illegality’, consequently declaring the group a terrorist group. The court made this ruling on Wednesday, September 20, 2017, afterRead More →

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – Hurricane Irma, a storm which started as a cluster of clouds over Africa, according to report, degenerated into a ‘category 5’ storm as it drifted over the warmer waters of the Atlantic ocean last week and it is still raging. Early on Wednesday, September 6, 2017,Read More →

After a week that Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) officially announced the cut-off marks for this year’s admission to be 120 for universities, 100 for polytechnics and colleges of education, and 110 for innovation enterprise institutions, the senate and management of each institution has released their cut-off marks forRead More →