Category: Education

ASUU president urges FG to tackle challenges affecting education, health sectors

Suleiman Idris- July 3, 2020

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has called on the Federal Government to address challenges in the education sector as it addresses the COVID-19 ... Read More

UNN-ASUU warns members to boycott July 6 Deanship election

Suleiman Idris- July 3, 2020

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN), chapter, has warned its member not to participated in the university’s Deanship elections ... Read More

COVID-19: NUC partners Nigerian scientists abroad on biomedical research

Suleiman Idris- July 1, 2020

The National Universities Commission (NUC) says it will partner with Nigeria Diaspora Biomedical Research Group to build the capacity of Nigerian scientists on biomedical research. ... Read More

Education ministry presents proposal to NASS on Schools reopening

inno.korie- June 23, 2020

The Minster of State for Education, Mr Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba on Tuesday presented to the National Assembly a proposed date for the reopening of schools across ... Read More

NOUN matriculates 15,000 students, as VC tasks them on COVID-19

inno.korie- June 13, 2020

The Vice-Chancellor of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), Prof. Abdalla Adamu, has called on Nigerian students to rise up to the challenges of ... Read More

Children’s Day: Lawmaker Urges Parents to Put to Rest Children’s Fear From COVID-19

Henry Solomon- May 27, 2020

Mr Gbolahan Yishawu, member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, has urged parents and guardians to allay fears of their children from the ravaging ... Read More

Lagos partners Microsoft to train 18, 000 teachers – Commissioner

inno.korie- May 26, 2020

Mrs Folashade Adefisayo, Commissioner for Education, Lagos State, said the state government had partnered Microsoft to train 18, 000 teachers to enhance computer literacy towards ... Read More

Kindergarten pupil tests positive for COVID-19 ahead of expanded school reopening in Seoul

inno.korie- May 25, 2020

A kindergarten pupil in Seoul has been infected with the novel coronavirus, the city’s education office said on Monday. The development has led to the ... Read More

School Feeding: Minister inspects 30,000 Take-Home Ration Kits for FCT

inno.korie- May 13, 2020

The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Farouq, has inspected 29,600 Take-Home Ration kits for pupils in the Federal Capital ... Read More

Nigerians Should Trust Science, not Fiction

Tanimu- April 2, 2020

“Yesterday, the esteemed Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka made comments on the legal status and description of 14-day lockdown announced by President Muhammadu Buhari. “Professor ... Read More

Don’t come to camp with fake certificates, DG warns prospective NYSC members

inno.korie- February 24, 2020

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has warned prospective corps members with fake credentials to stay off its orientation camps across the country, as the ... Read More

Adamawa Poly Recommends Sack of 4 Lecturers

Henry Solomon- February 20, 2020

The Adamawa Polytechnic, Yola, has recommended the state Ministry of Tertiary and Professional Education, to terminate the appointment of four lecturers involved in examination malpractice. ... Read More

Bill for Establishment of Police Academy Passes 2nd Reading in Senate

Henry Solomon- February 19, 2020

 A bill for the establishment of the Nigeria Police Academy, Wudil, Kano as a degree awarding institution on Wednesday, passed second reading in the Senate. ... Read More

Google, IGHUB to Train Abia Teachers on Online Safety

Henry Solomon- February 8, 2020

Google Nigeria, and IGHUB, a technology-based outfit, on Saturday organised a capacity building seminar to train Abia teachers on online safety in Aba. IGHUB’s CEO, ... Read More

OAU 8.05 Megawatt Power Project to be Completed Soon – Minister

Henry Solomon- February 8, 2020

The Minister of State for Power, Prince Goddy Agba, has assured authorities of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, that 8.05 Megawatts power Project embarked on by ... Read More

NECO Releases 2019 SSCE Result

Tanimu- February 6, 2020

The National Examination Council (NECO) has released the results of the 2019 November/December Senior School Certificate Examinations (SSCE). Mr Abubakar Gana, Acting Registrar of the ... Read More

Hon. Ari, Nassarawa Federal Lawmaker Pays Over N33.9m WAEC Fees for Constituents

Tanimu- January 15, 2020

It is no longer news that today's harsh economic condition has left thousands of parents struggling to pay for their children's education fees particularly at ... Read More

50,000 people apply for 1,000 teaching jobs in Lagos

inno.korie- January 12, 2020

Mr Suru Avoseh, a member, Lagos State Civil Service Commission, says no fewer than 50, 000 applicants had applied for one thousand vacant teaching jobs ... Read More

Preside Buhari to Position Universities to Produce Quality Graduates

Tanimu- January 10, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja said Federal Government will give more attention to improving personnel and infrastructure of universities to produce quality graduates, assuring ... Read More

Digital Economy: @DrIsaPantami Advocates Acquiring Digital Skills

Tanimu- December 30, 2019

Certificates are important but certificates without skills are misleading, what is most important is to have certificates with skills. Today many developed nations are agitating ... Read More