Akwa Ibom State University (AKSU) is a conventional academic institution whose vision seeks to keep aflame the pursuit of Knowledge, Excellence and the spirit of enquiry. AKSU also offers opportunities for Learning and Leadership, Service and Self-actualization to all mankind, towards a Peaceful, Humane, Prosperous and just Society.

Friday, August 18, 2017

Social Media Etiquette ...all you need to Stay Safe.

Ethics is the concept of what is good, bad, right and wrong. In social media, the right ethic equals the right perspective and the right thinking on how to leverage social media appropriately and how to engage people in the right manner. Etiquette is a code of behaviour within the context of our society. 

3,000 staff of First Bank of Nigeria Plc gain Promotion

First Bank of Nigeria Plc has promoted over 3,000 of its workforce in its recent promotion exercise targeted at rewarding staff for strong performance in driving the Bank’s business. The Bank in recognition of the hard work and contributions of staff rolled out unprecedented promotions across board, moving up over 3,000 staff members in spite of the difficult economic down turn and challenging operating environment. 

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Federal Government lifts ban on University PUTME Examinations

Nigeria's Minister of Education
The Federal Government has lifted the ban on the conduct of examinations usually organised by universities for admission seekers after the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME). Minister of Education Adamu Adamu said  in Abuja that Universities, Polytechnics and other institutions were free to organise post-UTME screening as a pre-condition to gaining admission into public institutions.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

FG appeals to ASUU to suspend Strike

Minister of Labour and Employment
The Federal Government has appealed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to suspend its ongoing strike in the Universities in the interest of the nation. Sen. Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment made the appeal in a statement signed by Mr Samuel Olowookere, Deputy Director, Press, in the Ministry, in Abuja. 

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

#scienceInAction ...Falcon 9 Spacecraft successfully leaves Earth and heads to ISS

Its Lift-Off as SpaceX Falcon 9 lifts off Aug. 14 from Kennedy Space Center. Credit: Craig Galien
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket successfully launched a Dragon cargo spacecraft Aug. 14 with a diverse payload of science experiments for the International Space Station (ISS).