JUST-IN: Students Loan Application Portal Opens May 24

The management of Nigerian Education Loan Fund (NELFUND), led by its Managing Director, Mr. Akintunde Sawyerr, has announced May 24, 2024, as official date for the opening of the Fund's portal for student loan applications.

Student protests against Israel’s offensive in Gaza spread

Student protests against the Israeli military assault on Gaza following the unprecedented October 7 attack by Hamas on Israel have spread to several countries. Here is a round-up of the…

Nigerian troops rescue 16 kidnapped students

Nigeria’s army said Saturday it had rescued 16 students kidnapped in the northwest of the country which has been rocked by large-scale abductions. Gunmen seized the students just days after…

FG ready to launch Education Loan Fund – Sawyerr

The Federal Government says it is ready to launch the Nigerian Education Loans Fund for students in tertiary institutions.

14-year-old girl shoots dead classmate, self in Russia

A Russian teenager on Thursday shot dead a classmate and injured five others before killing herself in a school in Bryansk near the Ukrainian border, investigators said. School shootings are…

NDIC trains students on financial saving habits in Sokoto

The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) advised students on Thursday to embrace financial savings and develop financial discipline on spending for a productive and better life. The NDIC Sokoto Zonal…

1,683 school children kidnapped in 8 years in Nigeria – Report

A report released by Save the Children International (SCI) has revealed that about 70 schools were attacked and 1,683 school children kidnapped across Nigeria between Feb 2014 and Dec. 2022.

All Nigerian Students Evacuated From Khartoum –Association

The National Association of Nigerian Students in Sudan says all stranded students in the war-racked North African country have been evacuated from the country’s capital, Khartoum.

Police Arrest 2 Female Students For Allegedly Assaulting Teacher In Edo

The police command in Edo has arrested two female students of Adesuwa Secondary School, Benin, for allegedly assaulting a teacher.

ASUU Suspends Strike After Eight Months

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has suspended its eight-month strike, The Arabella can authoritatively confirm.