Category: Education

AGRICULTURAL

UNIVERSITY GOES INTO AGRICULTURAL NETWORKING.

The professor wants to share his experiences in the years of practice of agricultural product and how to import and export goods round the globe. We’re going to network and share experiences – Professor Daniel Sarpong, Dean, School of Agriculture at University of Ghana, welcomes attendees to the meeting at...

STEPHEN

STEPHEN, A STUDENT WITH ALL DISTINCTIONS.

Stephen Adedokun has achieved a phenomenal feat in the history of Faculty of Medicine, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology LAUTECH, Ogobomoso. Recently, the university graduated a fresh set of doctors from its medical school since 2016. The young man, Stephen Adedokun, who spent 10 years in the university without repeating a class broke all...

southbank

LASU PARTNERS SOUTHBANK UNIVERSITY, OTHERS

Aside being ranked as the third best state university in Nigeria, Lagos State University, LASU, Ojo is; set to be among the world’s top ranking institutions; through her partnership programmes with London Southbank University; University of Georgia; Cornell University; Indiana University; University of Education among others. Speaking recently with journalists,...

IMPROVEMENT

284% IMPROVEMENT IN WASSCE SAYS COMMISSIONER.

The Commissioner for Education in Osun State, Mr Wasiu Omotunde Young has said that the education sector in the state witnessed huge improvement under the administration of Governor Rauf Aregbesola with 284% improvement in West African Senior School Certificate Examinations (WASSCE). Addressing a press conference at the Governor’s Office in...

PARENTS TO EMBRACE SCHOOL ENROLLMENT POLICY

The Chairman of the Lagos State Universal Basic Education Board (LSUBEB), Ganiyu Sopeyin has challenged parents to embrace the school enrollment policy of the state government. He gave this advice on the sidelines of the Children’s Day party organised for public school children in Lagos by Ovie Brume Foundation (OBF)....

equipment

AMERICA DONATES N90M E-LEARNING EQUIPMENT.

The Information and communication Technology [ICT] University, Louisiana, United states has concluded plans to donate ICT equipment worth $250,000 to Kaduna State University [KASU]. The intervention to promote academic excellence among lecturers and students through e-learning and e-library as obtainable in other climes. Addressing reporters shortly after the signing of...

Chemistry

PUBLIC SCHOOLS WINS CHEMISTRY CHALLENGE.

Public school students have emerged top winners in 2018 edition of the PZ Cussons Chemistry Challenge. The competition, which seeks to bring out the best in both students and teachers in secondary schools had about 3000 students participating this year. Of the three top prizes, students of Abibat Mogaji Millennium...

herbal

NAFDAC WANTS FG TO ESTABLISH HERBAL INSTITUTE

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) on Sunday called on the Federal Government to establish a national institute for the promotion of herbal medicine in Nigeria. The Director-General of NAFDAC, Prof Moji Adeyeye made the call in an interview with a correspondent of the News...

experts

RSUST VICE CHANCELLOR VISITS WITH TECHNOLOGY EXPERTS.

The Vice Chancellor Rivers State University through the int’l science and technology MR. Icaceem Boufilliga is visiting foreign technology experts. The purpose of the visit is to bring technology experts to train the talented student in the institutions. The development has to do with the indigenous technology talents students for...

Nana

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION TO BE UPGRADED – NANA ADDO.

The President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has stated that from the 2018/19 academic year, which begins in September 2018, all colleges of Education in the country will be upgraded to university colleges. Additionally, from September; President  Nana Akufo-Addo indicated that 4-year Bachelor of Education degree will be; introduced...

JSS2 BOY CONSTRUCTS STADIUM IN ABA.

JSS2 BOY CONSTRUCTS STADIUM IN ABA.

A Jss2 student of Aba International school, Aba left every one astonished with the construction of the stadium. The 14-year-old boy constructed the stadium prototype from scratch by the help of his brother who supplied him with local materials. It was; gathered that his brother is; an Engineering student of UNN....

Salami

TECH-U STUDENT WILL FINISH THEIR FINAL YEAR AT AMERICA – SALAMI

Its Vice Chancellor, Prof. Ayobami Salami disclosed this during an interaction with selected reporters on the institution first anniversary. The students of the Technical University [TECH U], Ibadan, are to spend their final year at the Texas Technical University [TTU] Lubbock, United states to complete their Bachelor’s degree. Salami also...

QUESTION

2018 NECO IRREGULARITIES OVER LEAKED QUESTION.

The ongoing 2018 Senior School Certificate Examination; SSCE conducted by the National Examination Council has been; greeted with criticism for question paper leakages and irregularities. From the e-registration to the supervision of the examination, it could best be; described as a shadow of its past, said some of our respondents....

Animal

College of Animal Health and Production Technology Admission

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Federal College of Animal Health and Production Technology, Vom, Jos, various Higher National Diploma (HND), National Diploma (ND) and Remedial programmes for the 2018/2019 academic session. Programmes and Requirements. 4. National Diploma in Animal Health & Production Technology 5....

suspend

SUSPEND OR REMOVE RECTOR – ASUP ISSUES ULTIMATUM

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) Federal Polytechnic Kaura Namoda Chapter, has given a two week ultimatum to the federal government to suspend; or remove the Rector of the institution Engr Ahmad Abubakar Lugga or face consequences. The Union had in March this year passed a vote of no...

grading

STANDARDIZED UNIFIED GRADING SYSTEM FOR BAUCHI FED POLY

The Federal Polytechnic Bauchi is set to implement the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE’s) grading system for polytechnics known as Standardized Unified Grading System, effective from first semester 2017/2018 academic session. The new grading system which is operational in virtually all polytechnics across the country affects students who are...

mit

MIT SLOAN MASTER OF FINANCE PROGRAM HONORS 2018.

They are 99 graduates who hailed from 29 countries. They spent 12 or 18  months studying finance theory and practice. Bonded for countless hours over MIT coursework, study tours, and a few leisure activities. But, at the end of the demanding MIT Sloan Master of Finance Program, there were; just...

Qualified

ALL TEACHERS MUST BE QUALIFIED BY 2019

The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has urged teachers to ensure they were; qualified, licensed and registered before 2019 or be; finished out of the classrooms. Adamu gave the warning while monitoring the 2018 Batch A teacher professional Qualifying Examination [PQE] in Abuja on Saturday. The reports that no...

UNQUALIFIED

UNQUALIFIED TEACHERS SACKED BY BAUCHI GOVT.

Bauchi State Government says it has given; unqualified teachers in the state a 3 year grace to obtain the necessary teaching qualification or be; sacked. The Executive chairman of the state Universal Basic Education Board; Professor Yahaya Ibrahim disclosed this during an interview with newsmen in Bauchi. Professor Ibrahim stated...

diploma

2018 UNIBEN ADMISSION INTO MARITIME DIPLOMA.

The University of Benin, center for Maritime Studies, Information and Communication Technology (ICT) runs a two-year Full-Time Diploma in the following Courses: (i) Maritime Studies, Information and Communication Technology (ii) Marine Drilling and Production Technology (iii) Industrial Welding and Fabrication Technology (iv) Computing and Computer Technology. UNIBEN Admission Into Maritime...

PAMO

PAMO UNIVERSITY COMMENCES ACTIVITIES.

Nigeria first and privately-owned university of medical science, Pamo University of Medical Sciences formally kicked off with 123 students in the Matriculation. This came as Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike said the state has fulfilled its promise of sponsoring 500 students in the next five years, adding that the first...

FARMING

UNIVERSITIES STARTS COMMERCIAL FARMING..

To fulfill one of the core mandates of its establishment, the Federal University of Technology, Akure , has commenced commercial farming. Flagging off the venture, the chairman of the governing council of the university; Joseph Waku, described the move as a right step in the right direction. He expressed happiness...

force

AIR FORCE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY ADMISSION

The management of the Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT), Kaduna, is now selling admission forms into its National Diploma (ND), Pre-Higher National Diploma (Pre-HND), Higher National Diploma (HND) and Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) programmes for the 2018/2019 academic session. This is also to notify the general public and all candidates,...

Gombe

NEW VC IS BEEN APPOINTED IN GOMBE UNIVERISTY

The Governor of Gombe state Ibrahim Dankwambo has appointed Prof Abdullahi Mahdi as the pioneer Vice Chancellor of the newly created Gombe State University of Science and technology, Kumo. The appointment was; contained in a single- paragraph statement issued friday by the state commissioner for higher Education, DrIsa Muhammad Wade....