Tagged: Institutions

state university

ARE STATE UNIVERSITIES ON ASUU STRIKE

State Universities may have; also noticed that ASUU’s demands over the past 10 years has always been about earned allowances, release of fund for the revitalization of ‘public universities’, release of operational license to Nigerian University Employees Pension Company and a few more. It then beats my imagination why lecturers...

Promoter of Precious Cornerstone University,

Precious Cornerstone University Produces Employers

Promoter of Precious Cornerstone University, Ibadan, Bishop Francis Wale Oke, has said the institution will strive to produce graduates that are employers of labour. He disclosed that; 90 students from 16 states were; admitted to pursue various courses as; pioneer students. He said the precious cornerstone university would operate at...

COWBELLPEDIA 2019

COWBELLPEDIA 2019 COMPETITION APPLY NOW

This is to inform Principals, Teachers, Parents and Guardians, that the Cobellpedia 2019 has announced the commencement of registration for the 2019/2020 edition of the Cowbellpedia Secondary School Mathematics TV Quiz. COWBELLPEDIA REGISTRATION PERIOD: Registration for the  CowbellPedia 2019 National Examination begins on Monday October 1st 2018. Early registrations are;...

law and medicine

SEE A LADY WHO STUDIED LAW AND MEDICINE

A Nigerian lady who studied law and medicine shares on twitter, @zynnnie, has; won the hearts of many after she revealed that; she is currently training as a cardiologist after she bagged a degree in law. Many Nigerians are; applauding her for doing what many think is unthinkiable which is...

HEALTHCARE EDUCATION

HEALTHCARE EDUCATION COMPANY PACKS AWARDS

Learna Ltd, a healthcare education company based at Cardiff Medicentre, has; won a Silver Award in the flagship competition for the educational sector. The Learning Technology Awards, which took place in London, saw Learna fight off stiff competition in its sector to come second to the multi-national online language training...

Uganda

UGANDA STUDIES WILDLIFE AS SUBJECT IN SCHOOL

The Uganda Wildlife Conservation Education Centre (UWCEC) has; pledged to assist schools in teaching pupils about wildlife protection and animal preservation. This initiative is aimed at being; adopted as a new subject within the country’s educational curriculum. The move will see pupils being taught about species which are; constantly under...

director of education

DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION CHALLENGE TEACHERS

The Volta Regional Director of Education Challenge Teachers, Enyonam Afi Amafuga, has; bemoaned the poor level of literacy and numeracy skills of teachers in Ghana especially at the lower levels of education. She observed that; the basic levels of education are where literacy and numeracy skills are critical in the...

MUSLIM PUPILS

MUSLIM PUPILS SHUT OUTSIDE THE SCHOOL

About 50 Muslim pupils of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology International School, Ogbomoso on Monday were shut outside the school gate for; appearing in hijab. The school authorities asked the Muslim pupils to either stay off the school premises or remove the unofficial head wear. The Principal of the school,...

remittance

REMITTANCE DUES SUSPENDED BY LASU TO ASUU

The Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo, has; suspended the remittance of check-off dues for its lecturers who are members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). The university Spokesman, Mr Ademola Adekoya, made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Lagos. Adekoya said that;...

Egypt’s Al-Azhar university

Egypt’s Al-Azhar university Student Expelled For Hugging

Egypt’s Al-Azhar university has; confirmed the expulsion of a female student after she appeared in a video hugging a male colleague, accusing her of undermining the school’s reputation. The video, which went viral earlier this month, showed a young man carrying a bouquet of flowers kneeling before a young woman...

AAUA

AAUA, DENIES INCREASE IN SCHOOL FEES

AKURE – MANAGEMENT of the AAUA ,Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, AAUA, has said there was no further increment in the fees. In a chat with newsmen, the Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academics, of the institution, Prof. Francis Gbore described social media reports about; the increment as false, challenged any student to...

DR. EZEKWESILI

DR. EZEKWESILI SCHOLARSHIP FOR NIGERIAN WOMEN

ABUJA – IN a bid to encourage the girl-child education, the presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili, has launched a scholarship programme for Nigerian women to study at Nexford, an American university. DR.Ezekwesili Ezekwesili recently joined; the Global Advisory Board of Nexford University...

Borno releases

BORNO RELEASES N200M FOR STUDENT BURSARY

Borno releases N200m by State Government on Friday says; it has commenced disbursement of N200 million education allowance to over 14, 000 students in tertiary institutions in the country. The Commissioner for; Higher Education, Abubakar Hassan, told journalists in Maiduguri, the state capital that the bursaries would be paid; to...

sex work

Students taking up sex work is more common than you’d think

More university students are using sex work to supplement their income and stay afloat when times are tough If you’re getting ready to study this year and searching for a part-time job to supplement your schooling, you’re not alone. And if you’re getting ready to study and considering taking up...

spot

Increasing your chances of getting the varsity spot you want

Now that VCE results day is well and truly over; the next step for some Victorian students is securing that coveted spot at university. While that may seem like a daunting task, new research from the Grattan Institute shows there’s plenty of good news for school-leavers and that extra preferences,...

lautech visit

LAUTECH CALLS ON PDP TO TREASURE THE COLLGE

TRADITIONAL rulers in five local government areas lautech calls on Ogbomoso axis-Ogbomoso North, Ogbomoso South, Olorunsogo, Oriire and Ogo-Oluwa, have called on the gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State, Seyi Makinde to help treasure LAUTECH as it is the only economic livewire of the axis....

job recruitment

JOB RECRUITMENT COVENANT UNIVERSITY APPLY

Covenant University Job Recruitment To be a leading World-class Christian Mission University committed to raising a new generation of leaders in all fields of Human endeavor. We require the services of suitably qualified professionals to fill the following positions below in our Medical Centre: In job recruitment 1.) Dispensing Technician...

JAMB STATED

JAMB STATED WHAT WILL HAPPEN THIS YEAR

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board JAMB stated that; any candidate with biometric challenge will now have to come to its Headquarters in Abuja to resolve the issue, as well as write the examination. JAMB stated that it took; the decision after it discovered that many candidates use issues of...

Medical students

MEDICAL STUDENTS CHARGED TO WORK HARDER

Dr Wilson Imogan, a medical practitioner told medical students; tasked inducted medical students of the Igbinedion University, Okada to be committed to their study and become professionals that; would contribute to the health of the nation. Imogan gave the task on; Wednesday in his keynote address at the third “White...

micro soft nigeria

APPLY FOR MICROSOFT NIGERIA RECRUITMENT 2019

Microsoft Nigeria If you have unique experiences, skills and passions-and we believe you can bring them all to Microsoft for a rich, rewarding career and lifestyle that will surprise you with its breadth and potential. Just imagine the excitement and satisfaction of what you can do, where you can go,...

number

DEBATE: Government to cut the number of university courses

Gillian Keegan MP, parliamentary private secretary to the Treasury and co-author of the foreword to the Onward report, says YES. The government should cut the number of low-value university places and steer people towards better options. Analysis of government data by the think tank Onward finds that going to university...

parties

Elections: Parties push students to secure votes in university

University campuses will become the battleground for political parties in this year’s general election and with thousands more eligible university entrants, the push for their votes will grow stronger. The country’s big three parties,  ANC, DA and EFF – have commandeered their youth wings to hit the ground running in...

AL-QALAM UNIVERSITY

AL-QALAM UNIVERSITY SAID NO STUDENT KIDNAP

Al-Qalam University, Katsina has; described as false a social media post in circulation alleging the kidnap and killing of its students insisting that; “none of its student; is reported missing”, kidnapped or killed by; any parent or security personnel.” A statement from the public affairs department of the Al-QALAM University...

teachers college

TEACHERS COLLEGE SCRAPPED IN KANO STATE

Members of the class 1978 Wudil Teachers College Old Student Association (WUTCOSA) in Kano state have expressed concern over; the scrapping of Teacher Training Colleges, blaming the development for the rot in the country’s education system. The association noted; with concern in a statement released through its Public Relations Officer,...