This is to inform all candidates that are admitted;
Congratulations once again. As University of Uyo had offered you unconditional
admission into the 2017/18 Academic Year, your Full Admission will depend on a successful
You are thereby requested to note these:
1.You must Pay the approvedNon-Refundable Acceptance Fee of N25,000 naira through
online transaction via https://uniuyo.edu.ng/eportals
and present the official receipt to the Screening Officer for further Screening
and Registration exercise.
2.This Admission Offer
will only be valid if on verification of your credentials at the time of
registration is confirmed that your qualification satisfies the University
minimum admission requirements.
3.You must appear for
screening with the following credentials:
i.The Original of
your Educational Qualifications (Statement of Results/Certificates). N/B: Case of
awaiting result(s) will not be accepted.
iii.A letter of good
conduct from your Village Head or a responsible member of your community/or
civil servant not below Grade Level 10 or its equivalent in the private sector.
Local Government of origin.
registration, you will be required to undergo a medical examination conducted
by the Health Centre, University of Uyo.
If the offer is accepted by you, you should present
your credentials to the Screening Officer for screening before you can pay the
prescribed fees and then register for courses.
of PIN Connect Centres on September 9, 2016 has been a huge success to Poets in
Nigeria (PIN). In view of this, and in response to calls for new Connect
Centres, applications/indications of interest to serve as PIN representatives
for new Connect Centres within Nigerian localities are welcome.
Expand the impact of poetry beyond borderlines.
Ensure uniformity in the promotion of poetry and poets.
Engender diversified participation in literary activities.
Properly synergize the activities of PIN for the realisation of poetry for
of PIN’s activities within assigned Connect Centres viz:
Promote poetry based on PIN’s philosophy.
poetry reading/fellowships as convenient.
Participate in PIN’s Poetry summits.
Document all activities of the Connect Centre.
Must be a
poet or non-poet with evidence of passion for literary promotion driven by
resident of location where connect centre would be established and have a good
grasp of the environment
capacity to build harmonious relationship with poets and literary minds within
and beyond area of residence
demonstrable strength of character for use of poetry for individual and societal
an active user of the internet/social media
holding similar position in any literary group to avoid dissipation of efforts
be guided by Poetry for Service
and guided towards greatness whilst becoming guides to others;
on PIN’s website (poetsinnigeria.org.ng) for literary limelight;
to literary opportunities like poetry festivals, literary contests, literary;
personal work (s) for free at any of PIN’s events; and
to PIN’s lapel.
should be in this format;
200-word essay on why you should be selected as a PIN Connect Centre Rep.
(Not exceeding 150 words)
Details (Phone number and email address) forwarded to:
firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject: ‘PIN CONNECT CENTRE REPRESENTATIVE’
DEADLINE: Applications will be
received between 16th November and 16th December, 2017.
NOTE: Those who are interested in
being part of the PIN Team but will not be able to manage a connect centre,
should watch out for a call for volunteers which would underline PIN’s new
tagline – poetry for service.
EGBAS Poets in Nigeria (PIN) in partnership with Festival Poetry Foundation
(FPF) is pleased to announce the inaugural edition of Ken Egbas Prize for
Festival Poetry Calabar. Sponsored by an art enthusiast and a Former Special
Adviser, Strategic Planning at Cross River State – Mr. Ken Egbas; the prize is
geared towards promoting cultural heritage, black pride and environmental
initiative, an offshoot of the annually organized Festival Poetry Calabar, was
launched in Calabar 2016 via an address delivered by Ken Egbas who was visibly
impressed by the contents of the festival (within the Calabar International
Carnival). The prize will run uninterruptedly for a period of 5 years with a
total budget of ₦500,000.
of selected entries will be awarded cash prizes in this order:
Prize Winner: ₦40,000
Prize Winner: ₦20,000
Prize Winner: ₦10,000
be a Nigerian poet resident in Nigeria
be between 12 and 30 years of age
must revolve around cultural heritage, black pride and environmental
entrant is entitled to a single entry of limitless word count.
must be original, intellectual property of the entrants.
no condition will the judges’ decision be challenged.
published works (on social media, blogs and anthologies) are NOT allowed.
entrants must be present in Calabar to receive their cash prizes.
including your name, location, biography and contact details should be in the
body of the mail.
for the contest gives us automatic rights to make use of your works as deemed
your entries to email@example.com.
12th November, 2017; 11:59 PM
Ken Egbas is an alumnus of Federal Government College, Kaduna, University of
Calabar and University of Nigeria, Nsukka. An expert in Public Relations and
Corporate Social Responsibility, Ken is the Founder and CEO of TruContact CSR Nigeria
& WhiteHouse PR Synergy. Also, he is the organizer of The SERAs, arguably
Nigeria’s biggest corporate award for Corporate Social Responsibility,
Sustainability and Good Corporate Citizenship. Ken publishes Nigeria Social
Enterprise Report – a publication on social responsibility and sustainability
which is circulated around Africa, United Kingdom and USA.
hails from Ofodua, Adun in Obubra Local Government Area of Cross River State
where he once served as a Special Adviser, Strategic Planning.
further enquiries, contact the moderator – 07034847164.
The National Youth Service Corps
(NYSC) has published requirements for Registration/Mobilization, as qualified
graduates prepare for this year’s Batch B service.
Graduates are to visit the NYSC
portal via www.nysc.org.ng for online registration and bio-metric data capture.
Here is a list of requirements that
will qualify you for REGISTRATION and MOBILIZATION:
1.Prospective Corps members should ensure that they have
functional e-mail addresses that they can access and Nigerian (GSM) telephone
numbers with which to register.
2.Locally trained prospective Corps members are expected
to use correct Matriculation numbers to register
3.For locally-trained graduates, only those whose names
appear in the Senate/Academic Board Approved Result lists submitted by their
Institutions will have access to the register on the NYSC portal.
4.Foreign-trained prospective corps members should
ensure that their Institutions are accredited. Where in doubt, it is their
responsibility to approach Federal Ministry of Education for verification. The
letter of verification must be uploaded during registration.
5.Those who graduated from Institutions outside Nigeria,
(Foreign-Trained Graduates), are to visit the NYSC portal, register and upload
the following documents:
a.West African School Certificate (WASC) (with not less
than 5 Credits at 2 sittings) or its equivalent; or General Certificate of Education
(GCE O’ Level) (with not less than 5 Credits at 2 sittings) or its equivalent;
or NECO (with not less than 5 Credits at 2 sittings) or its equivalent; or High
School Diploma or its equivalent.
b.First Degree or Higher National Diploma (HND)
Certificate (Second Degree or Ph.D. not necessary).
c.Transcript of the first Degree or HND.
d.International Travelling Passport showing data page
and date of departure for the course of study.
6.It is the responsibility of the prospective corps
members who studied in non-English speaking countries to get their Certificates
and Transcripts translated into English language before uploading.
7.All graduates of Medicine, Veterinary Medicine,
Physiotherapy, Radiology, Optometry, Medical Laboratory Science and Pharmacy
are expected to have their Certificates of Registration with their professional
bodies. Payment receipts are not acceptable.
8.Unlike in the past, Foreign-trained graduates should
NOT visit NYSC Headquarters, Abuja for verification of their documents. This
exercise will now be done at the Orientation Camps. They should simply print
their call-up letters on-line and report at the Orientation camps in their
States of deployment, but should come to the camp with the original documents
they uploaded for verification.
9.Anybody who presents any fake document will be
demobilized and decamped.
10.Prospective corps members should ensure that Passport
photographs used meets the following specifications:
a.Ensure your face (eyes, nose, ears, mouth and jaw) is
fully shown without bending
b.Ensure the picture fills the frame and centralized
c.Ensure the Photo background is white or off-white with
11.On no account should prospective corps members
register by PROXY. They should also remember the fingers used for their
biometric capturing as these will be used for verification at the orientation
camps. Those who cannot be verified with their biometric at the orientation
camp will not be registered.
12.Only prospective corps members who want their call-up
numbers sent to them through SMS and wish to PRINT their call-up letters
on-line are expected to pay (see NYSC Portal on how to make payment).
13.Prospective Corps members, who do not want to pay,
have the option of going to their schools to collect their call-up numbers and
14.All prospective corps members who paid for the online
registration before but were not mobilized need not pay again.
15.Married female prospective corps members (whether
locally or foreign-trained) should upload copies of their marriage
Certificates, evidence of Change of name and their husbands’ place of domicile
16.The orientation camp is highly not ideal for pregnant
and nursing mothers. Prospective corps members in this category are therefore
to note that they will not be accommodated.
NOTICE OF COMMENCEMENT OF
REGISTRATION AND SCREENING EXERCISE FOR DIRECT ENTRY CANDIDATES FOR 2017/2018
is to inform candidates who made University of Uyo their First Choice in the
2017/2018 Direct Entry Admission that the University Direct Entry registration
has commenced. Candidates are therefore advised to apply for Screening Exercise
scheduled to hold as follows:
Date: Saturday, November 11, 2017
Venue: Onyema Ugochukwu, Auditorium, Town Campus
Time: 8:00 am
METHOD OF APPLICATION
candidates should pay a non-refundable sum of 2,000 naira only (excluding bank
charges and admission status checking) via the university portals.
ONLINE REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT INSTRUCTION
Entry as the admission form type.
4.Click on MAKE
PAYMENT NOW button to make payment.
5.Payment can be
made online using ATM/CARD OR INTERNET BANKING or any branch of all the
commercial banks using pre-payment slip through REMITA platform.
return to the online portal and click on register link to obtain your login
credentials to complete your registration.
2017/18 screening exercise schedule slip
passport photo used for the online registration will be used during the
screening exercise and for registration after the offer of admission.
2.No compliant of
wrong bio-data or blank photograph will not be entertained after submission.
wrong BIODATA will automatically lead to disqualified
passport on the registration slip will not be acceptable to the university.
Candidates’ names on their credentials and other registration documents must be
CANDIDATES ARE REQUIRED TO COME TO THE SCREENING
EXERCISE WITH THE FOLLOWING ITEMS:
1.The original and
photocopies of candidate’s academic qualifications.
2.One copy of the
university of Uyo 2017 online registration form duly completed with the
passport-size photograph printed in colour.
passport-size photograph on red background with the name, Direct Entry
registration number and signature of the candidates on the reverse side of the
4.These should be
packed in quarto-size envelope and labeled with name, department and JAMB