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Closure Of Universities For Elections Must Happen On The 22nd Of February – NUC

University of Lagos

The regulatory agency for universities in Nigeria, the National Universities Commission has ordered the closure of universities across the country to enable students to participate in the 2023 general elections. This was recently revealed in a letter addressed to vice-chancellors of all universities and directors of inter-university centres, and Nigerians ...

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54 Illegal Universities Operating In Nigeria

National Universities Commission ,NUC, Tuesday, said there are no 54 illegal universities operating in Nigeria. Briefing journalists in Abuja, on an alleged existence of illegal universities in Nigeria,the Director Information and Public Relations, Ibrahim Yakassai said the Commission had earlier discovered over 50 unlicensed Universities operating in different parts of ...

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NUC Shuts Down Nine Universities over Illegal Licence

News was made public�in the NUC weekly bulletin and according to�the commission’s executive secretary, Prof. Julius Okojie,�the universities have been in existence for years and were just extorting money from students who were given fake certificates. The listed universities are: National University of Nigeria, Keffi (Nasarawa State); North Central University, ...

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Nigeria’s Pioneer University, University of Ibadan Tops NUC 2013 University Ranking


Every year the National�University Commission, NUC, ranks universities in Nigeria due to the performance and meeting the requirement of a standard school. This body�monitors the universities in Nigeria to know those schools whose�equipment�are not updated or valid, also notice those whose equipment is standard in other for the schools to ...

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NUC Exposes Illegal Degree Awarding Institutions In Nigeria � See List

The National Universities Commission (NUC) wishes to announce to the general public, especially parents and prospective undergraduates that the under-listed �Degree Mills” have not been licensed by the Federal Government and have, therefore, been closed down for violating the Education (National Minimum Standards etc) Act CAP E3 Law of the ...

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