|NUC Headquaters, Maitama Abuja|
running PGD programs as its not in their mandate while Punch captures her reaffirming that appointment of VCs, Rectors and Provosts will henceforth be on merit as against state of origins parameters. An opinion piece from the Punch comments on the recent constitution of Governing Councils for Higher Institutions in Nigeria, Oyo Governor Ajimobi calls for co-operation to float 'Technical University Ibadan'. Ex-UNILORIN Registrar faults university administrators' utilization of funds.
Punch has a story revealing that varying degrees of fraud and desperation took place across many centers with active connivance of candidates, parents and even invigilators during Saturday's UTME(JAMB). Imo state begins payment of allowance to public Primary and Secondary school students, an opinion poll conducted by the Nigerian Tribune concludes that education is beyond the reach of masses in Nigeria.