Category: Education

Bagudu vowed to sustaining sponsorship of students within and outside the country for educational pursuit

Suleiman Idris- February 22, 2021

Kebbi state government has vowed to sustaining sponsorship of students within and outside the country for educational pursuit in all fields. Consequently, the government is ... Read More

FG Sets Up Joint Committee To Address SSANU/NASU Concerns On Payment Anomalies

Suleiman Idris- February 3, 2021

The Federal Government has set up a Joint Committee to address the concerns raised by the Senior Staff Association Nigerian Universities (SSANU) and the Non-Academic Staff Union of ... Read More

FG Flags BESDA Program In Niger State

Suleiman Idris- January 19, 2021

Niger State Universal Basic Education Board (NSUBEB) accessed $6m (over N1.9b) from the World Bank, for the implementation of Better Education Service Delivery for All ... Read More

Bayelsa Governor rewards first class Law School Graduate

Suleiman Idris- January 12, 2021

Bayelsa State Governor , Senator Douye Diri has offered automatic employment at the law faculty of the Niger Delta University and scholarship to any University ... Read More

2020 UTME: No date fixed for sales of application documents yet – JAMB

Abdul Jimoh- December 30, 2020

Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), says no date has been fixed for the commencement of sales of the application documents for its 2021 Unified Tertiary ... Read More

FG Energizes Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi with Solar Hybrid Mini-Grid

Henry Solomon- December 5, 2020

Under the Federal Government's Energizing Education Programme (EEP), the Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi (FUAM) in Benue state was energized with a 8.25MW Solar Hybrid ... Read More

LAUTECH ownership: We can now restore varsity’s lost glory — Makinde

Abdul Jimoh- November 21, 2020

Gov. Seyi Makinde has declared that Oyo State now has the opportunity to restore the lost glory of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), ... Read More

JSS1, SS1 Students in Kano to Resume Classes Nov. 16 — Commissioner

Henry Solomon- November 14, 2020

The Kano State Government has approved Nov. 16, for full resumption  of Junior Secondary School, JSS-1 and Senior Secondary SS-1 Students’ academic activities in both ... Read More

Kogi Govt. proposes 20% of Annual Budget for Education Sector

Abdul Jimoh- November 13, 2020

Kogi Government has proposed a 20 per cent allocation to the education sector out of the state’s 2021 annual budget. The state’s Commissioner for Education, ... Read More

Ogundipe, Reinstated as UNILAG VC, Addresses Cheerful Crowd

Henry Solomon- November 12, 2020

The Vice Chancellor, University of Lagos, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, on Thursday, said that the management of the institution remained committed to working for and maintaining ... Read More

UNILAG Crisis: ASUU, others jubilate as FG reinstates Ogundipe

Abdul Jimoh- November 11, 2020

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Lagos (UNILAG) chapter, has lauded the Federal Government for what it said was “standing on the ... Read More

ASUU-UI orders members to boycott UI convocation

Suleiman Idris- November 10, 2020

Ibadan, Nov. 10, 2020 (NAN) The University of Ibadan (UI) branch of  Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has ordered its members to boycott the 72nd ... Read More

COVID-19 won’t stop our support for Nigerian child says UNICEF

Abdul Jimoh- November 6, 2020

UNICEF says the outbreak of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) will not stop its support and interventions toward the welfare and protection of rights of children in ... Read More

NECO Examinations to resume Monday

Abdul Jimoh- November 3, 2020

National Examinations Council (NECO) said that the suspended 2020 Senior School Certificate Examinations (SSCE) will resume nationwide on Monday. This was disclosed by the Head ... Read More

President Buhari Approves Automatic Employment For Students of Education, Extends Retirement Age

Henry Solomon- October 5, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved automatic employment for students of education upon graduation. This was disclosed by the Minister of Education to mark the Teacher's ... Read More

Adamawa Procures Mobile Teaching Aids For Science Subjects

Henry Solomon- September 25, 2020

By Muhammad B Muhammad In its commitment towards promoting science and technology education in Adamawa, the state government has procured mobile teaching aids for science ... Read More

Sokoto: Centre supports NABTEB candidates with N300,000

Suleiman Idris- September 23, 2020

The Development Research and Projects Center (DRPC), has presented N300,000 to Government Technical Collage Farfaru in Sokoto State, to run extra lessons for students sitting ... Read More

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