Category: Education

Nigerian Senate

NIGERIAN SENATE PASSED A BILL, NEW INSTITUTION

Nigerian Senate; On Friday passed into third reading the bill seeking for the establishment; of a Specialised University of Science and Technology in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja. Its passage came; 17 months after the federal government had earlier approved the establishment; of the University at its weekly Executive...

Mrs Noragbon Enogie Osaru

Mrs Noragbon Enogie Osaru, awarded by a car and N1m

”Mrs Noragbon Enogie Osaru, awarded by the car and N1million cash gifts handed to her by the Edo State governor,  Mr Godwin Obaseki,She is the 2nd best school administrator in Nigeria who also, holds the Edo State Best Teacher Award,. Mrs Noragbon Enogie Osaru, has pledged to do more for...

QUIZ

ENUGU STATE WINS NNPC QUIZ COMPETITION

Enugu State wins NNPC quiz competition,Master Okeke Tony of Spring of Life International School, Enugu, ;Scored 75 points to win the 2018 Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Science quiz Competition in Abuja, On Tuesday. Igban Emmanuel of Ambassadors College, Ota, Ogun, took the second place with 65 points, while Alikah...

vice chancellor

NASARAWA UNIVERSITY GETS NEW VICE CHANCELLOR.

Governor Umaru Al-Makura has approved the appointment of Prof. Suleiman Bala-Mohammed as the acting Vice Chancellor of the Nasarawa State University, Keffi. A statement signed by Abdullahi Mohammed, the Secretary to the State Government, indicated that Bala-Mohammed is to replace Prof. Mohammed Mainoma, the current Vice Chancellor, whose tenure expires on...

Niger delta

Niger delta University flood suspends academic activities

The management of Niger Delta University has suspended academic activities in the university, Due to the impact of flood within the campus. A notice released by the management of Niger Delta University stated that the suspension of academic activities due to flood will take effect from October 3rd 2018. Read...

ADULT EDUCATION

AKWA IBOM GETS 888 ADULT EDUCATION CENTRES

Akwa Ibom State has established over 888 adult education centres across its 31 local government areas. Speaking during the South-South meeting of Non-Governmental Association for Literacy Support Services (NOGALSS) held in Uyo, the Commissioner for Education, Prof. Victor Inoka, said the government would ensure that Sustainable Development Goal 4, aimed...

FREE EDUCATION FOR FEMALE STUDENTS IN KADUNA

Governor Nasir El-Rufai has declared free education for all female students in public secondary schools in Kaduna state. The commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Malam Ja’afaru Sani, disclosed this on Friday at a training for primary school teachers in the state. According to him, the development was; aimed at...

GSTC

GSTC, Edo State To Issue International Certificate

The Edo State Government has said that the ongoing revamp of the Government Science and Technical College, GSTC, formerly known as Benin Technical College is to position the college to offer quality Technical and Vocational Education and Trainings (TVET) that meet global standards. Speaking during an inspection tour of ongoing...

cross river

APPLY? CROSS RIVER RECRUIT 2,000 TEACHERS.

Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has directed the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) to commence immediate recruitment of 2,000 primary school teachers and 500 security men across the State. Dr Stephen Odey, Executive Chairman of SUBEB, who made this known at a press briefing in Calabar; said it...

october

JAMB 2019 REGISTRATION BEGINS BY OCTOBER.

The Registrar of JAMB, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, has confirmed that Registrations for the 2019 JAMB UTME will begin by the end of October. This directly translates that 2019 JAMB Forms should be on sale before 31st October, 2018. This was confirmed while he was fielding questions from Journalists in Abeokuta....

Additional

NUC Approves 23 Additional Courses UNIOSUN

The Nigeria Universities Commission (NUC) has approved additional 23 undergraduate and postgraduate courses for Osun State University, UNIOSUN, Osogbo. According to the letter of approval from the NUC Executive Secretary Professor Abubakar Rasheed, the new courses include nine undergraduate programmes, eight Masters degree and six Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programmes....

Yam

Best Graduating Student Rewarded With Yam & Chicken

The Best Graduating Student of the Department of Mass Communication, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU), formerly Anambra State University, Best Somadina Nwabuwa has been celebrated for his exceptional feat. Nwabuwa was; given award by an online news platform, massmediang to celebrate his achievement. He was; given an undisclosed sum of...

Apples

AUN Students Begins Knowledge Quest, Eating Apples

Growing up, I learnt in time that eating during class hours was not permitted but that was different for the freshmen at the American University of Nigeria (AUN) in their first day in class,they eat apples. Almost oblivious of what would happen, the students barely over 35 in Class 113,...

Bank

UNION BANK CAMPUS WRITING CHALLENGE. APPLY

Then enter the inaugural edition of the Union Bank Campus Writing Challenge for a chance to win N500,000 and get published in the 1st edition of the Collegiate Anthology compiled by OkadaBooks. The Union Bank Campus Writing Challenge is; an OkadaBooks initiative sponsored by Union Bank. The contest is focused...

Edo

Edo University Supplementary Post-UTME Admission

The management of the Edo State University have commenced the sale of her 2018/2019 Supplementary Admission form the 2018/2019 academic session. Direct Entry Candidates: All Direct Entry candidates are; required to buy and process the JAMB Direct Entry Form. Requirements are: `A` level passes or its equivalent in relevant subjects....

SEMI-FINAL

Yothville: FCT & Ondo Reach Cowbellpedia Semi-final

Secondary school students representing the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and Ondo State have qualified for the semi-final stage of the on-going 2018 Cowbellpedia Mathematics Television Quiz Show. In a statement by the organizers, Chiedozie Uzochukwu of Nigerian Tulip International College, Abuja, got the semi-final ticket for FCT at the preliminary...

Solitaire

BUILDING A PEG SOLITAIRE GAME

If you want to play the game – Ivo Peg Solitaire, it’s available here: http://pegsolitaire.ivaylopavlov.com On my journey to try out new technologies and languages, the next stop after the IvoTetris Game built in Angular and TypeScript, was React and ES6. I got the online course on React on Udemy from Max...

KSP

KOGI STATE POLY, KSP UTME SCREENING DATES.

Kogi State Polytechnic, KSP Post UTME screening dates (Schedule) for the 2018/2019 admission exercise have been released. The released schedule will serve as Kogi State Poly, KSP Post-UTME screening timetable for the 2018/2019 academic session. All candidates who have applied for the KSP 2018/2019 admission screening exercise should take note...

Army

Nigerian Army University Established In Borno State

The Federal Government has approved N2 billion for the establishment of Nigerian Army University, Biu, Borno State. Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund, Abdullahi Baffa, made this disclosure when the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, visited the agency in Abuja on Monday. Baffa said approval for the funds...

Hubs

Improve Curriculum Technological Hubs For Students

Some stakeholders on in Lagos called on government at all levels to upgrade education curriculum and provide more technological hubs for students in tertiary institutions. The stakeholders made the call in interviews at the closing of a free four-weeekend Java training programme organised by Paradigm Initiative. About 17 undergraduates from...

el-amin

Dangote Calls For Quality Education Funding, Lauds El-Amin

During El-Amin International School’s 20th graduation, Alhaji Aliko Dangote has urged other stakeholders in the sector to join hands with the government to fund education, adding that funding qualitative education goes beyond the government. Dangote stated this in Minna, Niger State before Emir of Minna, His Royal Highness, Dr. Umar...

AUGUST

NANS TO SHUT DOWN ABUJA 27TH AUGUST

NANS President, Chinonso Obasi The union said it will commence the action in the Federal Capital Territory from 27th to 31st August, by shutting down the Federal capital of Abuja. We have decided that enough is enough and shall inevitably shut down the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, against any public...

LAUNCH

UNILAG LAUNCH CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE

The University of Lagos ( UNILAG ) says it has concluded arrangements for its research agenda setting workshop and launch of the African Research Universities Alliance (ARUA) Centres of Excellence, would improve its PhD training and research activities. Prof Gbenga Nubi, a member of the organising committee for the workshop,...

ENTRY

2018/19 UNIUYO SCREENING FOR DIRECT ENTRY

The University of uyo hereby invite candidates who made the university of uyo their first choice in the 2018/19 Direct Entry Admission, to apply for screening exercise as follows Date ; Saturday 08, September 2018 Venue; Onyema UGOCHKWU AUDITORIUM, TOWN CAMPUS TIME; 8;00AM METHOD OF APPLICATION ELIGIBLE DIRECT ENTRY CANDIDATES...