Category: Education

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

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