Tagged: College of Education

MAN PROPOSED

MAN PROPOSED TO GIRL FRIEND IN ABIA VARSITY

A young man proposed and has; staged a surprise proposal to his longtime girlfriend inside the campus of Abia State University.   The young man Photos have shown the moment a young man staged a surprise marriage proposal to his longtime girlfriend simply identified as; Bridget in Abia State University...

TRCN

TRCN, stakeholders to review PSNT document

The Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN) and key stakeholders in the education sector will gather in Abuja next week for a two-day workshop to review the Professional Standards for Nigerian Teachers (PSNT). The workshop to review the PSNT document will hold from April 1 to 2 and participants are;...

LADY RECEIVED

LADY RECEIVED CAR AND N500K FOR SUCCESS VIDEO

 A lady received a car and 500k for videotaped Success, an angry school pupil sent home over; non payment of school fees, is to receive N500,000 and a car gift. Popular comedian, Mc Jollof, recently took to his Instagram page with a video in which he revealed that the Delta...

Degree programmes

Degree programmes Approve for College of Education

The Akwa Ibom State Government has given provisional approval for the commencement of Degree Programmes in the State College of Education. This was top of the agenda during the Executive Council, EXCO, meeting presided over by Governor Udom Emmanuel, at the Council Chambers, Government House, Uyo. Briefing Government House Correspondents...

cultists invade

CULTISTS INVADED AKENZUA SCHOOL WITH KNIVES

Many students on Tuesday sustained injuries when suspected cultists invaded the Oba Akenzua Secondary school and Ihogbe College with; knives and cutlasses. It was; gathered that the development disrupted academic activities of the schools located adjacent each other; on the ICE road, off Wire Road as teachers and students scampered...

ONDO STATE UNIVERSITY

ONDO STATE UNIVERSITY RENAMED AFTER AGAGU

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu says Ondo State University of Science and Technology (OSUSTECH), will be; renamed after; late Olusegun Agagu, former governor of the state. The reports shows that Akeredolu disclosed this during a tour of Okitipupa Local Government Area of the state on Tuesday. He urged the two newly-elected House...

student fell

STUDENT FELL FROM THREE STOREY BUILDING

Efforts are being made to locate the family and relatives of a student fell from the building in the Kaduna state Polytechnic who; fell down from; the third floor of the three(3)-storey building of Maths and Statistics Department, few days ago. It was; gathered that the student fell and cried...

uniuyo lawsan

UNIUYO LAWSAN ELECTIONS TAKEN TO TRIBUNAL

The University of uyo, Uniuyo Lawsan under Faculty of Law conducted an election on the 14th of march 2019. And after the result was; out the loser of the Uniuyo Lawsan elections said; i cannot concede defeat in an election that was; rigged, while waiting for; the decision of the...

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No university policies addressing sexual abuse

The United States embassy Abuja honoured Women’s History Month, with a call on ending sexual harassment in educational institutions, addressing the rampant trend with a panel discussion and a film screening of ‘The Hunting Ground’ examining the root of sexual harassment, the complicit roles of the institutions and the effect...

hearing

Over 8.5m Nigerians Have Hearing Problem – WHO

Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, NAUTH, Nnewi, Anambra State, yesterday; said unless appropriate action is; taken to curb the increasing cases of hearing loss; 630 million people will have problem by 2030 in the world; while the problem will increase to 900 million by 2050. It said that already, the...

reading

TETFund boss laments dwindling reading, publishing culture

The Executive Secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund, Prof. Suleiman Bogoro, has decried the dwindling reading and publishing culture in Nigeria. Bogoro spoke on Thursday at the University of Calabar in Cross River State during the commissioning of a N330m ultra-modern Academic Publishing Centre in the institution. He said, “It...

illness

Levels of distress and illness among students alarmingly high

A poll of almost 38,000 UK students suggests rates of psychological distress and illness are on the rise in universities, with “alarmingly high” levels of anxiety, loneliness, substance misuse and thoughts of self-harm. Researchers say the report, seen exclusively by the Guardian, is; the largest mental health survey ever conducted...

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...

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...

UNILAG SANDWICH ADMISSION FORM OUT 2019

The Institute of Continuing Education, University of Lagos UNILAG Sandwich  in collaboration with the Faculty of Education (Sandwich) invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for admission into its Sandwich Degree (B.Ed., B.A.Ed. and B.Sc.Ed.) programmes for the 2019/2020 academic session.       UNILAG Sandwich Admission 2019 Eligibility. All candidates...

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...

mental illness

6 out of 10 Nigerian women have mental illness – Psychiatrist

A university lecturer ‎ Dr Auwal Sani Salihu, has said six out of 10 women are suffering from mental illness while four out of 10 men also suffer from the same illnesses in Nigeria. Dr Auwal, said this in Kaduna at a workshop on mental illness organised by the Federal...

productivity

Productivity Apps For University Students 2019

Here are five mobile and web-based apps that can help boost your academic productivity and keep you well organised every semester. Undergraduates are; often faced with the challenge of managing stress that comes with attending lectures; assignments deadlines, projects, examinations and even their social life. This productivity apps will help...

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION CALLS FOR HELP

The Provost, Adamu Tafawa Balewa College Of Education (COE), Kangere, Dr Adamu Magaji Yanbuga has; called on Bauchi State Government to provide funds to install Primary Education Studies (PES) and Early Childcare Education (ECE) programme. He made the call when he paid a courtesy visit to the Chairman of Bauchi...

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...

LAUTECH commence

LAUTECH COMMENCE ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES 2019

Ibadan – The Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, LAUTECH COMMENCE , Ogbomoso, Oyo state, has; commenced academic activities fully for the 2018/2019 session. LAUTECH commence the lecturers across the various faculties resumed lectures on Monday with students excited that; the prolonged strike called by the Academic Staff Union of Universities...

PDP assures

PDP ASSURES UNINTERRUPTED SCHOOL CALENDAR

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP assures, has given assurance that; if elected back to power in 2019, it will ensure an uninterrupted education calendar in the sector. Mrs Jennifer Atiku, wife of the PDP presidential candidate, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku, gave the assurance in her remarks at the flag-off of the...

2019 ELECTIONS

2019 ELECTIONS NOT FOR US SAYS ASUP

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has said that its nationwide strike is not for 2019 elections. which it embarked upon since December 12, 2018 is not targeted at sabotaging the government and has nothing to do with the 2019 elections, but a struggle to get government live to...

data

Data Protection: Cyber Security Trends To Watch In 2019

Data protection is no longer just a technology issue. It is political and commercial impact is far-reaching. In 2018, we saw the Europe Union introduce sweeping data protection legislation under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). And in the United States, leaders of tech giants testified before Congress regarding data...