Category: Education

Academic Staff Union Of Polytechnics (ASUP) Suspends Strike

Abdul Jimoh- May 28, 2022

  A two-week definite strike by the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP which started on the 16th of May has been suspended. A statement ... Read More

President Buhari Approves Upgrade of Federal Medical Centre Yola to Teaching Hospital

Henry Solomon- May 17, 2022

President Muhammadu Buhari, has approved the upgrading of the Federal Medical Centre, Yola, to Modibbo Adama University Teaching Hospital, Yola, Adamawa state. It would be ... Read More

Vice President Osinbajo Congratulates WAEC at 70

Henry Solomon- March 14, 2022

Beyond core regulatory roles, Government agencies must always show that they are responsible to the people that they serve and that they hold them in ... Read More

Foundation launches 13 unit toilets in FCT schools

Suleiman Idris- July 14, 2021

The Chairman, Domak Global Foundation, Dr Kingsley Azonobi, on Tuesday inaugurated 13 unit toilets for Government Secondary school, (GSS) Tudunwada, Abuja. Speaking during the inauguration ... Read More

JAMB shifts registration date for 2021 UTME

Suleiman Idris- April 9, 2021

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), says it has shifted the date  for the commencement of 2021 unified tertiary matriculation examination and that of ... Read More

Gov. Diri awards scholarship to another First Class law graduate

Suleiman Idris- March 31, 2021

Gov. Douye Diri of Bayelsa on Tuesday offered yet another scholarship to a first class law graduate from the state. The scholarship was awarded to ... Read More

Fayemi orders relocation of school from river bank

Abdul Jimoh- March 21, 2021

Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti has ordered the immediate relocation of a public primary school at Ikun Ekiti in Moba Local Government Area of the ... Read More

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