Buhari, who was represented by Minister of State for Education, Anthony Onwuka, made this revelation while speaking at the 31st convocation of the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT)
to him, the higher institutions are meant for people who are serious
about learning and not to be crowded with unserious students.
must stop to continue housing adventurers, who have no business
remaining in the universities beyond the time specified for their
studies in the universities.”
“In that wise, it is being proposed
that at the end of this academic year, any student with less than 0.5
CGPA should cease to be a student of the university and should be shown
the way out.
“The universities must continue to have people who are serious in what they have come to do.
you have less than 0.5 in your CGPA, you are out. You are out for good
so that the space will be left for those who have come to do serious
Onwuka also expressed optimism that the Federal
Government will keep to the 2009 agreement with the Academic Staff Union
of Universities (ASUU).
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday changed a plan by which he was due to return to London this weekend for another round of medical treatment, barely two weeks after his return from a hospital there.Instead, his doctors will be arriving to Nigeria on Friday to carry out further medical examination on him.
Men of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, in Rivers State have arrested three suspects alleged to have murdered a delivery agent working for popular online shopping mall, Jumia.
The Jumia agent was allegedly killed after delivering two iPhones to the suspects at the Ada-George area of Port Harcourt.
Rivers State Commissioner of Police, CP Zaki Ahmed, who led a team of Police officers to the scene, said the murder of the victim over iPhones was unfortunate.