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    CJN Tasks ABU Students On Academic Excellence

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    The Chief Judge of Nigeria (CJN) and presiding judge of the Supreme Court has called on Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, students to be mindful of their academic performance in order to be part and parcel of responsible members of the society after graduation. Mahmoud, who is also an alumnus of Ahmadu Bello University, made…

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    Barewa College And Restoration Of Past Glory

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    In Nigeria, many educational institutions built in pre-colonial and post-colonial era have collapsed not because their foundations were not properly established, but as a result of poor management and maintenance. One of such great institutions fast losing its old glories is the 95-year old Barewa College, a once famous post-primary school in Northern Nigeria located…

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    Inclusive Education System And Students With Disabilities

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    Three hundred-level student of Mass Communication at the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, Usman Ahmad says his ambition is to become a renowned broadcaster. His resolve is unshakeable despite being blind. But he is frustrated by the fact that the inclusive education system in place at ABU is not friendly to students with special needs….

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  • ABU Warns Against Indiscriminate Use Of Its Logo

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    The management of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, has called on the staff, students and the university community to desist from using a different version of its logo for official communications. This is contained in a special bulletin released on 18th February, 2016 and signed by the university’s Part of the statement read,”The university management…

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    ABU Students To Speak On Ahmadu Bello’s Legacies

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    The premier of the old Northern Region, Sir Ahmadu Bello, was killed in Nigeria’s first military coup. He founded the first university in the region which was later named after him – Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. The institution is the largest university in Nigeria and second largest in Africa, after Cairo University, Egypt. January 15,…

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    Accommodation Crisis At ABU: Black Marketers Having Field Day

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    Securing accommodation in many of Nigeria’s tertiary institutions is becoming stressful and disturbing. In several places, it is outright rip off of students and their parents. Many students, particularly new ones offered admission into some of these schools are told blatantly there is no accommodation only for them to be approached later by student black…

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  • Education Key To War Against Maternal Mortality – ABU Professor

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    Education and frequent training of health workers have been identified among key factors towards reduction of maternal mortality rate in Northern Nigeria. This was disclosed during an inaugural lecture titled, “Maternal Health and Maternal Mortality in Northern Nigeria: that our women will die no more” which was offered by Prof Polite Iwedike Onwuhafua, MD, Professor…

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