News - UNIMAID

North East Crisis: Union Seeks More Aid For UNIMAID

2 weeks ago /
Education  Nation 

The federal government has been urged to channel more resources to the university of Maiduguri in a bid to regain its lost glory and strengthen education in the north east region which has been the worse hit by insurgency over the years. Chairman, planning committee of the alumni re-union of the...

UNIMAID Disowns Fake Admission List

1 month ago /
Education  Nation 

The University of Maiduguri in Borno state has disclaimed what it describes as, fake and misleading admission list, being circulated on some online media, claiming that it is the university’s 2017/2018 admission list. A press statement by the director public relations, Professor Danjuma Gambo said, the content of the fake document,...

FG Says It Has No Plans To Shut The University Of Maiduguri

3 months ago /
Education  Nation 

Nigeria's federal government says it has no plans to shut the university of Maiduguri. The minister for education, Adamu Adamu said this when he was visiting to console the university community over the death of some geology staff on petroleum exploration mission in the lake chad basin, killed by boko haram...

Borno: FG To Continue Its Search For Oil, Despite Recent Attack By Boko Haram

3 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria's Federal Government says it will continue its search for oil and gas, despite recent attack by boko haram, in the lake chad basin area of Borno state. The minister of state for petroleum resources said this when he led a delegation of the ministry and the NNPC, to condole members...

Boko Haram Ambushes Oil Workers, Abducts UNIMAID Staff

4 months ago /
Nation 

There are reports of a terror attack or what is perceived as an ambush on oil exploration workers and security operatives between Magumeri and Gubio Local Government Areas of Borno State. Sources say 10 academic and technical staff from the geology department of the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) were among those...

UNIMAID Attacks: Borno Governor Addresses University Senate

4 months ago /
Education  Nation  Security 

Governor Kashim Shettima on Wednesday addressed the Senate, the highest academic organ) at the University of Maiduguri ‎with his remarks focusing on measures by taking by the Borno State Government to forestall serial suicide attacks on the eastern portion of the University by Boko Haram insurgents. The Governor was invited...

Lawmakers Call On Security Agencies To Maintain Constant Surveillance Around UNIMAID

4 months ago /
Security 

Nigeria’s house of representatives wants the executive arm of government to act decisively to stop the rising spate of suicide bombings by boko haram insurgents which is now threatening the existence of the university of Maiduguri. The lawmakers also want security agencies to come up with a comprehensive plan to maintain...

Suicide Bombers Strike At UNIMAID

6 months ago /
Security 

Three male suicide bombers Thursday night struck at University of Maiduguri(UNIMAID), but their mission was largely a flop. It was the fourth attack on the school since January. The bombers at about 23.45 attempted to enter the female hostel, but were stopped by eagle-eyed security men. One of them hurriedly detonated the...

UNIMAID Explosion: Management Postpones Examination

10 months ago /
Nation 

The University of Maiduguri, has announced the postponement of all examinations originally scheduled to take place on Monday, following the suicide bombing attack that rocked the institution in the early hours of the day. The postponement was revealed in a statement signed by the Director, Senate and Academic matters of the...

UNIMAID Professor, 4 Others Killed By A Suicide Bomber

10 months ago /
Nation 

A professor and four other persons were killed today when a male suicide bomber detonated a bomb at the Senior Staff Quarters of the University of Maiduguri, (UNIMAID), Borno State. The killed don was identified as Prof. Aliyu Usman Mani, the Director of Veterinary of the University, according to Alhaji Satomi...

 

Unimaid Graduates 172 First Class Students

1 year ago /
Education 

University of Maiduguri on Saturday presented first class degree certificates to 172 students of the institution during its 22nd combined convocation. Prof. Ibrahim Njodi, the Vice-Chancellor of the institution, who announced this at the ceremony said 37, 259 students, comprising five sets of students from 2009 to 2015 graduated at the...

UNIMAID Appoints Professor Njodi As VC

3 years ago /
Education 

The University of Maiduguri, Borno state has appointed a new Vice Chancellor in the person of Professor Ibrahim Abubakar Njodi.  

UNIMAID teaching Hospital Chief Medical Director says Maiduguri is like a war zone

3 years ago /
Health 

The chief medical director of the University of Maiduguri, Muhammed Bashir says there is urgent need for the federal government to  ensure better funding of the hospital to enable it improve facilities needed to deliver quality health care services, especially for bomb blast victims in Borno state.