Category: News

Anchor

Anchor – We’ll soon be one of top five varsities

The Vice-Chancellor of Anchor University, in Ipaja, Lagos, Prof. Joseph Afolayan, said the university was on its way to becoming one of the top five universities in the country. The VC made this known during the third matriculation of the school where; 134 students were matriculated. The figure, according to...

developers

ForLoop: Continent’s Largest Community for Developers

It’s 2015 and Ridwan Olalere is the Engineering Manager at Hotels.ng and finding local developers has been quite a task. Developer communities are still a relatively new concept and foreign-based communities like GitHub are not yet popular. Akinola Falomo’s DevCenter, launched in 2014, is still in its infancy with a...

unemployment

Varsity repositions to tackle unemployment

Worried by the increased cases of unemployment confronting our graduates, Bowen University, Iwo has prioritized entrepreneurial and market-driven programmes in the institution. The Dean, Faculty of Basic Medical and Health Sciences of the university; Prof Matthew Olaogun who; disclosed this said the era of unemployment for graduates is; over and...

Teacher Education

How To Boost Teacher Education In Nigeria

The immediate past deputy vice chancellor (Academics) of the University of Ilorin, Kwara State, Professor Nike Sidiqat Ijaiya, has called on the Federal Government to evolve an ICT-driven policy framework for colleges and faculties of education in Nigeria for the enhancement of teacher education. Professor Ijaiya who made this call...

Law School

Problems Of Nigerian Law School And Facts

The Nigerian Law School which represents the pinnacle of legal education in Nigeria suffers from the following problems: Disparity in sale of forms The Nigerian Law School issues Law School forms to Nigerian faculties of law; depending on their standing with the Council of Legal Education. It is not uncommon...

ASUU PRESIDENT TASKS BUHARI TO STABLE GROWTH

The Academic Staff Union of Universities ASUU President on Thursday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to come up with policies that would stimulate economic growth for; the benefit of poorpeople during his next four-year tenure. The National President of the union, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi made the call in an interview...

firm donates

FIRM DONATES TEXTBOOKS TO PUPILS IN 4 STATES

A firm donates, Rubber Estates Nigeria Limited (RENL), Araromi-Obu, has; presented textbooks in core subjects to about 2, 500 pupils of primary and secondary schools within; the area of its operation. The textbooks include Mathematics, English Language, Social Studies, and Vocational Studies/Agricultural Science, among other educational materials. The pupils covering...

RISE NETWORKS

RISE NETWORKS JOB RECRUITMENT APPLY NOW

Rise Networks is Nigeria’s leading Social Enterprise in Youth and Education Development. We are based in Anthony, Lagos, Nigeria & are currently rebranding and revamping our programs, operations and value offerings. We are recruiting for an experienced, competent and result-oriented individual of excellent character to fill in Rise Networks and...

2019 WAEC SSCE MAY/JUNE

2019 WAEC SSCE MAY/JUNE TIME TABLE OUT

The West African Examinations Council, 2019 WAEC May/June Time Table  Senior School Certficate Examination (SSCE) has been made available. According to the Timetable, the examination will begin on April 1st, 2019 and end May 16th, 2019. The complete details of the timetable are as shown below;   2019 WAEC May/June ...

DIRECTOR OF ACADEMIC UNIUYO

DIRECTOR OF ACADEMIC UNIUYO OFFERS FREE REG.

The office of The Director of Academic uniuyo Affers students Union University of uyo offers Free online fee payment and course registration for fresh and returning students. Date; MONDAY FEBRUARY 25TH 2019 TIME; 8AM-3PM DAILY venue; permanent site, town campus and annex The Director of academic affairs uniuyo offers this...

BRITISH

NIGERIAN WINS BRITISH INNOVATION CHALLENGE

A Nigerian , Job Oyebisi virtual 3D lab for science learning has won the British Council first global “IdeasChangeLives innovation challenge. The competition sought for hyper-innovative ideas that can help find a solution to one of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. “IdeasChangeLives,” a part of a series of initiatives led...

NGO COMMISSIONED

NGO COMMISSIONED SIX UNIT CLASSROOM

Adanu, a Non-Governmental Organisation NGO Commissioned with focus; on education has commissioned a six-unit classroom block for Adaklu-Hehekpoe Salvation Army Basic School in the Adaklu District of the Volta Region. The project, estimated at $39,000 brings to an end, the holding of classes under trees and pavilions with; its negative...

BAUCHI STATE

BAUCHI STATE GOV. PURCHASE N29M UTME FORMS

Bauchi state government has purchased Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) forms worth N29 million for secondary schools students. Speaking before distributing the forms to 5,000 students, Commissioner of Education, Professor Haruna Abdullahi Danwaka, said;  the forms were meant for students who performed exceptionally well in previous mock examination.    ...

AIR FORCE INSTITUTE

AIR FORCE INSTITUTE ACADEMIC CALENDAR FOR 2019

The management of the Air Force Institute Academic calendar for 201/19 of Technology (AFIT), Kaduna has released the updated academic calendar for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes for the first semester and second semester, 2018/2019 academic session.     Air Force Institute Academic Calendar for 2018/19. Note to Mobile users: Scroll...

TO IMPROVE ICT

TO IMPROVE ICT FG PARTNERS WITH SCHOOL MEDIA

The federal Government, has; restated its commitment to effective deployment of Information Communication Technology to improve ICT education in Nigerian schools. This was; announced at the commissioning of Skool Media Technology Experience Centres at Queens College, Yaba, Federal Government College, ljanikin and Federal Science and Technical College (F.S.T.C), Yaba. Permanent...

UNN MATRICULATION

UNN MATRICULATION DATE FIXED 2019

The authorities of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, UNN matriculation is fixed and wish to inform members of the University Community and the general public that; a new date has been; fixed for the 45th Matriculation Ceremony, meant to officially usher in the 2018/2019 academic session newly admitted students. The...

Trinity University

TRINITY UNIVERSITY JOB RECRUITMENT APPLY NOW

Trinity University (TU), duly licensed by the Federal Government of Nigeria was promoted by Trinity Education & Development Foundation (TEDF), the owners of Trinity International College, Ofada, Ogun State, a leading secondary school with world-class performance which has consistent]y represented Nigeria in the International Science Olympiads among other achievements.  ...

STEVE FORBES

STEVE FORBES TO SPEAK AT DELTA STATE UNIVERSITY

Delta State University’s Spring 2019 Colloquia Distinguished Speakers Lecture Series will; feature Steve Forbes, the publishing magnate and two-time candidate for the Republican nomination for U.S. president. His talk, “In Money We Trust? The American Dollar and Your Everyday Life,” takes place on Monday, March 4, at 6 PM in...

EFCC ARREST

EFCC ARREST EX-JAMB STAFF FOR STEALING 10M

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC arrest, Ibadan Zonal Office has arrested one Kola Al-Amin, a former staff of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB over; alleged forgery and obtaining money by false pretences. His EFCC arrest followed a petition alleging that; sometime in November, 2010, Kola who...

UNIPORT CERTIFICATES VERIFICATION EXERCISE

UNIPORT CERTIFICATES VERIFICATION EXERCISE 2019

UNIPORT Certificates Verification Exercise: University of PortHarcourt (UNIPORT) Schedule for Certificate Verification Exercise for 2018/2019 Session. uniport news The authorities of the University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT) have released the schedule for certificate verification exercise for U2017 for both full-time and part-time students. The orientation will commence 11th March 2019 and...

SCHOOL FEEDING PROGRAMME

SCHOOL FEEDING PROGRAMME IS CORRUPTION

The Niger State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) says the Nigerian government’s school feeding programme is “total corruption” aimed at; wastage. Comrade Yahaya Ndako Idris, Chairman of the Niger State chapter of the NLC, said this in his remarks at a ‘Solemn Assembly’ organized by the Niger state...

security

SECURITY CAUGHT IN SEX ACT WITH JSS1 STUDENT

;A security guard attached to one of the government owned secondary schools in Ajara area of Badagry, Fasinu Wusa was; on Monday tried before a Badagry Magistrate Court for allegedly defiling an 11 year-old Junior Secondary School one student. The police prosecutor told the court tha;t the accused was caught...

‘Traveling And Travelling’

DIFFERENCE BETWEEN TRAVELING AND TRAVELLING

Have you been; confused lately about this two words Between ‘Traveling And Travelling’? Worry no more, Brainnews is here and will expatiate to your understanding. IT depends on where your audience is. Traveling is the preferred spelling in the U.S, while Travelling is the preferred spelling in the UK or...

FIRST BANK

APPLY FIRST BANK NIGERIA JOB RECRUITMENT

First Bank of Nigeria Limited  is Nigeria’s premier commercial bank and most valuable banking brand, with over 10 million active customer accounts and more than 750 business locations. Founded in 1894 as The Bank for British West Africa, FBN Group’s FirstBank was the very first banking institution to be established...