Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

Coronavirus: National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) Commences Online Facilitation for 2020_1 Academic Semester

National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) has commenced online facilitation sessions following the stay-at-home instructions to stop the spread of Coronavirus Disease. NOUN students are encouraged to continue with their studies as we all comply with the stay-at-home instructions to stop the spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). As we …

Federal Government Alerts Nigerians To Existence of Coronavirus Ransomware

Nigerians are warned by the Federal Government to beware of Android-based malicious and fraudulent Coronavirus Ransomware Application. The Federal Government has alerted Nigerians to the existence of an Android-based malicious and fraudulent Coronavirus Ransomware Application, which claims to provide updates on the virus and infections near the user. In a …


Coronavirus: NITDA Alerts Nigerians On Fake Website Pledging FG Grant

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has warned Nigerians to disregard a “fake” website which claims the Federal Goverment is issuing grants to them.  In a statement on Tuesday by the NITDA Head, Corporate Affairs & External Relations, Hadiza Umar, cautioned Nigerians not to visit the site which claims the …

Coronavirus: Gombe State University (GSU) Suspends Academic Activities

Gombe State University (GSU) has suspended academic activities over the new coronavirus disease. Further to the Circular from the National Universities Commission (NUC) Ref. No. NUC/ES/138/VOL. 63/91, dated 20th March, 2020, directing all Universities to close for one (1) month as part of measures to contain and prevent the spread …

Coronavirus: Kebbi State University Of Science and Technology Aliero (KSUSTA) Suspends Academic Activities

Kebbi State University Of Science and Technology, Aliero (KSUSTA) has suspended academic activities over the new coronavirus disease. The National Universities Commission (NUC) vide circular NUC/ES/138/VOL.63/91 dated 22nd March, 2020, has directed the closure of all universities for a period of one (1) month with effect from 23rd March, 2020. …

Coronavirus: Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) Suspends Ongoing 2020 / 2021 Scholarship Interview

Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) has suspended the ongoing 2020/2021 scholarship interview over the new coronavirus disease. Following concerns over the spread of corona virus in Nigeria, the Management of the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) has suspended the ongoing selection interviews for the award of 2020 / 2021 Overseas …

Coronavirus: West African Examinations Council (WAEC) Postpones the Conduct of 2020 WASSCE for School Candidates

West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has postponed the conduct of 2020 May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for School Candidates over the new coronavirus disease. The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) in Nigeria, nay, the West African sub-region, has decided to put on hold the conduct of the …

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