NUC RELEASES LIST OF TEN ILLEGAL INSTITUTIONS NOT CONSIDERED FOR NYSC, SEE LIST

Recently I read a thread where an aggrieved Nigerian complained about NYSC denying his sister her discharge certificate after serving her fatherland. https://www.nairaland.com/5323208/nysc-discriminates-against-benin-republic The foremost university education regulatory agency in Nigeria, the NUC recently released a list of about 60 institutions in the country considered as illegal. The NUC said the list isn’t even exhaustive and warned the general public about patronising such institutions. It warns that “Certificates obtained from these sources will not be recognised for the purpose of NYSC, employment or further studies”. Good move, don’t you think? Public awareness is…

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NUC PROCESSING 303 APPLICATIONS FOR UNIVERSITY LICENCE

The National Universities Commission (NUC) yesterday said it was processing applications for the establishment of 303 private universities in the country. The proposed universities were drawn from faith-based organisations, groups of individuals, foundations and corporation organisations in the country. NUC Executive Secretary, Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, announced this while delivering a paper titled; “Regulating Private University Education Delivery in Nigeria: The Role of The National Universities Commission,” at a two-day national summit on private universities in Abuja. Rasheed, who said only two out of the 303 applications had attained Step 10…

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