Raliya Suleiman, a 14-year-old Junior Secondary School female student of Government Secondary School, Kachia, Kaduna State, was said to have been blinded in her right eye while being flogged by a teacher for coming to school late.
Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently fix the problems with the Nigerian economy to check growing tensions in the country.
The Vice- Chancellor of Kwararafa University, Wukari in Taraba State, Professor Yakubu Ochefu, has said the university needs N500 million to provide more infrastructure and start new academic programmes.
The Vice Chancellor of National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), Professor Abdallah Uba Adamu, has said parents should encourage their wards to participate in exercises because sporting activities enhance mental development.
Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Kano zone, has said since 2015, its members receive a fraction of their monthly salaries.
A total of 75 pupils from three primary schools in Abuja have received the donation of new school uniforms from the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT), Gwagwalada branch in conjunction with Deen-Breed Consult.
About 1,400 fresh students of Al-Qalam University took part in its 12th matriculation exercise with a call on them to be of good behaviour.