Tag: School

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

S/African president worried about rapid spread of pandemic as schools reopen

Abdul Jimoh- June 8, 2020

As schools reopened in South Africa on Monday, President Cyril Ramaphosa said he is worried about the rapid spread of the COVID-19 pandemic these days. ... 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

Governor Sanwo-Olu to Perform Groundbreaking of OPM Free School

Henry Solomon- December 12, 2019

Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos is expected to be the guest of honour as Omega Power Ministries (OPM) performs the groundbreaking of its free school ... Read More

FG Inaugurates Committee for Secondary Education Commission

Henry Solomon- June 13, 2019

The Federal Government on Thursday inaugurated a 15-man committee for the take-off of the National Commission for Secondary Education. Mr Sonny Echono, Permanent Secretary, Ministry ... Read More

Orphan Victorious at 2019 Lighthouse Spelling Bee Competition

Henry Solomon- June 11, 2019

Timilehin Lawal of Tabitha Home, an orphanage, has emerged the winner of the 2019 Lighthouse Spelling Bee Competition which held at the Lead City International ... Read More

FG establishes N65m Adult Literacy Centre, Jigawa – Official

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 23, 2018

The Federal Government has established an N65 million Adult Literacy Centre at Sankara in Ringim Local Government Council of Jigawa, an official has disclosed. Dr. ... Read More

Nigerians Spend N1trn Annually on Foreign Education — University Don

Henry Solomon- December 12, 2018

The Pro Chancellor, Crawford University, Igbesa, Prof. Oye Ibidapo-Obe, on Wednesday said that Nigerians were spending a whooping N1 trillion annually to pursue university education ... Read More

Two Best Graduating Medical Students Get Automatic Employment

Henry Solomon- December 6, 2018

The Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH), has given automatic employment to the two best graduating medical students of the University of Jos for the 2017 ... Read More

Separated Co-Joined Twins Healthy, Discharged – UATH

Henry Solomon- November 30, 2018

The University of Abuja Teaching Hospital (UATH) says the set of co-joined twins separated by the hospital are in healthy condition and have been discharged ... Read More

Cameroon Abduction: Gunmen Release 78 Child Hostages – Negotiator

Henry Solomon- November 7, 2018

Armed men on Wednesday released 78 children and a driver kidnapped in west Cameroon but a principal and one teacher are still being held , ... Read More

DELSU Suspends Controversial Duty Register

Henry Solomon- August 15, 2018

The Delta State University (DELSU), Abraka, has temporarily suspended implementation of the controversial duty register it recently introduced for its staff. The institution’s Registrar, Mr. ... Read More

World Bank, Taraba Train 1,800 Teachers in Conflict Affected Areas

Henry Solomon- July 10, 2018

The World Bank and the Taraba Government has commenced training for 1,800 Basic Education Teachers on how to handle the needs of school children in ... Read More

Rivers Government Lays Foundation for Real Madrid Academy

Henry Solomon- May 28, 2018

The Rivers Government on Monday laid the foundation for the Real Madrid Football Academy in Port Harcourt, the state’s capital. Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers ... Read More

RATTAWU wants FG to Include Cultural Education in School Curriculum

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 21, 2018

The Radio Television Theatre and Arts Workers Union of Nigeria (RATTAWU) has advised the Federal Government to include cultural education in the school curriculum. The ... Read More

Air Force Institute to Begin Degree Awarding Programmes

Streaming Admin- March 21, 2018

The Commandant, Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT), AVM Cletus Udeagulu, has said that the institute would begin new degree programmes including aerospace engineering and ... Read More

Security Situation at Federal Polytechnic Mubi is Calm – Rector

Henry Solomon- March 8, 2018

The management of the Federal Polytechnic Mubi, Adamawa, on Thursday, described the security situation in the institution as stable. The Deputy Rector Academic, Dr David Gbenyi, ... Read More

School Feeding: Kaduna Govt Warns Vendors Against Low Quality Food

Henry Solomon- March 1, 2018

The Kaduna State Government on Thursday warned vendors supplying food to pupils under the Federal Government school feeding programme to desist from supplying low quality ... Read More

Abduction of Yobe Schoolgirls Confirmed Need for State Police – Lawmaker

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 27, 2018

The abduction of some schoolgirls in Yobe confirmed the need for state police, a Lagos State lawmaker, Mr Yinka Ogundimu, said on Tuesday. When Gov ... Read More