Category: Education

Fed. Poly Mubi Now has 35 PhD holders Compared to 5 in 2013 – Acting Rector

Henry Solomon- September 10, 2020

The Federal Polytechnic, Mubi, on Thursday said it had boosted its staff strength with 35 PhD holders compared to the five it had in in ... Read More

Online application for recruitment into Federal Teachers’ Scheme not fake – UBEC

Suleiman Idris- September 7, 2020

The Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), says the opening of an online application for recruitment into the Federal Teachers’ Scheme (FTS), is not fake. Dr ... Read More

COVID-19: Osun fixes Sept. 21 for schools to resume

inno.korie- September 1, 2020

The Osun Government says Sept. 21 has been tentatively fixed for the reopening of schools shut down due to coronavirus pandemic in the state. The ... Read More

Ganduje pledges commitment to Kano children educational dev’t

Suleiman Idris- August 31, 2020

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State, on Sunday, declared his administration’s commitment toward investing in primary education, recognised as every child’s educational development. Ganduje said ... Read More

COVID-19: JAMB relaxes services to cover pre 2020 services

Suleiman Idris- August 31, 2020

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has lifted suspension earlier placed on some processes on its platforms to accommodate more requests from ... Read More

BUK first female communications professor bags international award

Suleiman Idris- August 31, 2020

A group, MassMediaNG, has honoured Prof. Hajara Umar-Sanda, for being the first female professor in the Department of Mass Communications, Bayero University, Kano (BUK). According ... Read More

NABTEB exams start Sept. 21

Suleiman Idris- August 30, 2020

The National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) says it will conduct its NBC/NTC examinations from Sept. 21 to Oct. 15. Prof. Ifeoma Isiugo-Abanihe, Registrar/Chief ... Read More

Buhari lauds Wale Okediran’s appointment as PAWA Sec. – General

Abdul Jimoh- August 28, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded the appointment of Wale Okediran as Secretary-General of Pan-African Writers Association (PAWA), saying “the appointment once again attests to the ... Read More

FG inaugurates 7-member presidential panel on UNILAG crisis

Abdul Jimoh- August 26, 2020

The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu has inaugurated a seven-member presidential panel to look into the crisis in the school and submit recommendations that ... Read More

TETFund boss,others, inaugurate projects at NAUB

Suleiman Idris- August 25, 2020

Prof.Suleiman Bogoro,Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) and some other prominent personalities on Tuesday inaugurated projects at the Nigeria Army University Biu (NAUB) in ... Read More

Recuse yourselves from official duty, FG tells UNILAG Pro-Chancellor, VC

Suleiman Idris- August 22, 2020

The Federal Government has directed the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman Governing Council of the University of Lagos, Dr Wale Babalakin and the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Oluwatoyin ... Read More

Zamfara Govt identifies 23 dilapidated Secondary Schools for renovation

Suleiman Idris- August 22, 2020

The Zamfara Government has identified 23 dilapidated secondary schools needing urgent critical intervention, the State Commissioner for Education, Dr Ibrahim Abdullahi, has said. Abdullahi stated ... Read More

Kano varsity releases cut-off marks for 2020/2021 admission exercise

Suleiman Idris- August 22, 2020

The Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano on Friday released cut-off marks for admission screening exercise for the 2020/2021 academic session. The cut-off marks was released ... Read More

SUBEB warns contractors against using substandard materials

Suleiman Idris- August 11, 2020

  The Delta State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), has warned contractors handling various intervention school projects across the state against the use of substandard ... Read More

Kogi lauds FG’s establishment of technology innovation centre in KSU

Abdul Jimoh- August 11, 2020

The Kogi Government has commended the Federal Government through the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy for establishing an Information Technology Innovation Centre at Kogi ... Read More

Schools reopening: JAMB to give new commencement date for admission

Abdul Jimoh- August 10, 2020

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it is considering new date for the commencement of the 2020 admission processes from the earlier announced ... Read More

Nasarawa Government to Revoke Operational Licences of Erring Private Schools

Henry Solomon- August 10, 2020

The Nasarawa State Government has threatened to withdraw the operational approval for any private schools caught violating the lockdown order by reopening schools for all ... Read More

Schools Reopening: JAMB to give New Commencement Date for Admission

Henry Solomon- August 10, 2020

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it is considering new date for the commencement of the 2020 admission processes from the earlier announced ... Read More

Kano Government Sets Up 12 SSCE Centres for Boarding Students

Henry Solomon- August 8, 2020

Kano State Government says it has designated 12 centres for exit students of the 33 public boarding secondary schools, to write the West African Examination ... Read More

20,000 to Benefit from NEDC Education Endowment Trust Fund — Chairman

Henry Solomon- August 7, 2020

The North-East Development Commission (NEDC) says no fewer than 20,000 indigenes will benefit from the commission’s Education Endowment Trust Fund (NEDC-EEF) in the region. The ... Read More