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Upload O’ level results to be considered, UNIBEN tells admission seekers

The University of Benin (UNIBEN) Admissions Board, says only candidates who have uploaded their O Level results will be offered admission on the JAMB Central Admissions Processing System (CAPS). The board directed admission seekers into the institution to upload their Ordinary Level (O level) results at any accredited centre of[Read More…]

Trigger-happy police officer shoots 400-level UNIBEN student during protest

A police officer has shot a student of the University of Benin (UNIBEN) during a protest by students at the gate of the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC). The student identified as Juliana Martins according to reports is studying Mass Communication at UNIBEN. Meanwhile, the students were at the gate[Read More…]

VC shuts down UNIBEN over students’ protest

Vice Chancellor of the University of Benin (UNIBEN), Prof. Lilian Salami has announced the immediate closure of the University.  The development was following Tuesday’s protest by students of the institution over an alleged imposition of N20,000 late registration charge.  The aggrieved students mounted a road block at the university’s main[Read More…]

Aggrieved UNIBEN students block highway over N20,000 late registration charge

Some aggrieved University of Benin students on Tuesday morning mounted road block at the university’s main campus in Ugbowo to protest the alleged imposition of N20,000 late registration charge from the institution. The protest disrupted the free flow of traffic on the Ugbowo section of Benin-Ore highway. One of the[Read More…]

Teaching Hospital Raises Alarm Over Increased Number Of Cancer Patients In Nigeria

Authorities of University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) have raised an alarm over increased number of cancer patients in Edo and Delta. The Coordinator of Cancer Registry in the hospital, Prof. Michael Okobia, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Benin.[Read More…]