IPPIS: Unregistered lecturers may forfeit Dec salary

•ASUU members shun FG order, CONUA complies Chukwudi Akasike,  Olaleye Aluko,  Ademola Babalola, Ibadan, Sola Shittu, Raphael  Ede  and Sampson Itode There were indications on Tuesday that any federal university lecturers that failed to register for the Integrated Payment and Personnel Information System might forfeit their December salary. The PUNCH gathered that officials at the Accountant General of […]

EFCC hands over recovered vehicles to Federal University, Dutsin-ma

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Kaduna zonal office has handed over four vehicles recovered from some management staff of the Federal University, Dutsin-ma, Katsina State, to the school authority. Spokesperson for the Commission, Mr Wilson Uwujaren, in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday said that the vehicles were recovered following a petition by the […]

Moves to stop post-UTME divide Reps

Moves by the some lawmakers in the House of Representatives to stop the  post- Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination  screening for university, polytechnic and College of Education admission seekers failed  at plenary on Tuesday. The UTME  conducts the  Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board while tertiary institutions, both public and private, conduct the post-UTME screening. The lawmakers […]

Management shuts Ado-Ekiti federal poly, proscribes students’ union

The management of the Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti, has shut down the institution following students’ violent protest at the weekend. A statement by Director, Protocol, Information and Public Relations, Mr. Adeyemi Adejoju, at the weekend, said the joint emergency meeting of the academic board and management committee held on Saturday, November 2, 2019, also proscribed the […]

Government stops salaries of ASUU, others over IPPIS

The Federal Government yesterday made good its threat to stop the salaries of all its workers, especially members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), who are not featured on the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS). President Muhammadu Buhari had while presenting the 2020 budget proposal to the National Assembly, declared: “I […]