Tagged: Education

Dental

Free Dental Outreach Taken To The Market By UI students

A total of 184 persons have enjoyed free dental and medical care at the Taiwo Afolabi rural dental outreach, which recently held at Dugbe market in Ibadan, Oyo State. The community health outreach, targeted at rural communities in the state, was organised by the University of Ibadan Association of Dental...

Hush

Professor Noel Hush, An Eminent Scientist Passes

Professor Hush was a giant in global chemistry, both in his research and personality. He was a theoretical and computational chemist; and established the Department of Theoretical Chemistry at the University of Sydney in 1971. Professor Hush’s research career spanned eight decades, yet he remained at the cutting edge of...

lecturer

Suspected herdsmen murder university lecturer in Enugu

Some gunmen suspected to be herdsmen, on Thursday in Enugu State, killed one Dr Nnamdi Ogueche, a senior lecturer at the Nnamdi Azikwe University, Awka, Anambra State. This came less than 24 hours after the decomposing body of a Catholic priest, Rev. Fr. Clement Ugwu, was found in a bush....

little girl

LITTLE GIRL WON CRAZY HAIR DAY SEE PHOTOS

A picture has gone viral on Twitter after she won her school’s “Crazy Hair Day” with a very unique hairdo her mother made for her. The lass’s mother styled her hair to look like Ariel, from Disney’s The little Mermaid animation – the hairstyle was; so unique that the child...

Polytechnic student

POLYTECHNIC STUDENT JAILED FOR FRAUD

Justice P.I. Ajoku of the Federal High Court, Polytechnic student of  Ibadan jailed for fraud on Wednesday, March 20, 2019, convicted three persons, including an undergraduate in a Southwest-based Polytechnic, who were; prosecuted by; the EFCC. The convicts bagged four months jail term for involving in cyber-related crimes. They are...

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...

National Universities

FUOYE to host 1st National Universities Commission

All is; set for the maiden edition of 2019 1st Quarter National Universities Commission Parastatal Servicom Committee meeting to be hosted by the Federal University, Oye in Ekiti state. Chris Mayaki, Director in the office of the Vice-Chancellor, Prof Kayode Soremekun, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency...

internships

SOEs offer certified internships to 9,000 university students

A certified internships program is being offered to 9,000 university students to provide them with first-hand job experience. State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) Minister Rini Soemarno said on Wednesday the six-month internships program was designed to prepare students to be competitive in the job market. “The program is included in the SKS...

NOUN disclosed

NOUN DISCLOSED OBASANJO EARNINGS IN NOUN

The National Open University, NOUN disclosed what former President Olusegun Obasanjo earns as a supervisor in the institution. Vice Chancellor of the institution, Prof. Abdalla Adamu Noun disclosed that; as a supervisor of NOUN in Abeokuta Study Centre in Ogun State, Obasanjo earns N40, 000 annually.     Speaking at...

Atiku approach

ATIKU APPROACH COURT OVER BUHARI’S WAEC

The Peoples Democratic Party Atiku approach court , PDP, and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar have; filed a case to resuscitate President Muhammadu Buhari’s WAEC certificate issues. This emerged from; the details of the case the party and Atiku approach and a filed on Monday to challenge the victory...

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...

unilag mass comm

UNILAG MASS COMM HOLDING DLS SERIES

The foremost Mass Communication department in Nigeria, Unilag mass comm situated at; the University of Lagos is holding the third series of its annual Distinguished Lecture Series (DLS) with a focus on project Nigeria at the Main hall of the University of Lagos on Thursday; the 21st of March 2019....

police school

POLICE SCHOOL TRAINS KIDNAPPERS IN GHANA

The Accra Regional Police School Command has commenced an educational programme for; senior high school students on the activities of kidnappers. The students are being; trained on tricks that kidnappers use in abducting their victims. It comes in the wake of an increased rate of kidnapping cases recorded in Ghana...

Minister of Education

MINISTER OF EDUCATION RELEASED N350BN

Minister of Education Adamu Adamu has said; N350bn was; released to states and the FCT to enhance basic education in four years. Mr Adamu made the remarks at a media briefing. He said the money was released between 2015 and 2018. He said; funding of basic education increased significantly, despite...

UNIPORT SUG

UNIPORT SUG ASPIRANT STABBED TO DEATH BY BRO

Uniport SUG presidential aspirant stabbed to death by his brother . A 400 Level Science Laboratory Technology Uniport SUG  student of the University of Port harcourt, Rivers State, Comrade Stephen Mbarie, has died after being stabbed in the chest by his own blood brother, Elechi.   The stabbing occurred during...

perfume

WORLD’S MOST EXPENSIVE PERFUME AND COST

The world’s most expensive and luxurious unisex perfume,Shumukh, valued at Dh4.752 million and in naira N471 million has been; unveiled by The Spirit of Dubai Parfums by Nabeel. Paying tribute to ‘The Spirit of Dubai’, Shumukh in Arabic translates to ‘deserving the highest’. It unites the art of jewellery and...

Chemistry student

CHEMISTRY STUDENT RECEIVED 20 MEDALS AND CASH

A Nigerian chemistry student identified as Emelife Stella Chinelo, who enrolled for; an M.Sc in Chemistry at the University of Mysore, has received; 20 medals and five cash prizes over her 9.263% final grade point. The Nigerian chemistry student who received the 20 medals and five cash prizes from University...

TIWA SAVAGE

TIWA SAVAGE VISITS SCHOOL CHILDREN IN HOSPITAL

Nigerian singing sensation, Tiwa Savage paid; a visit to pupils who were; victims of the collapse of a school building in the Ita Faaji area of Lagos Island recently.   Tiwa Savage visits The ‘Lova Lova’ crooner via a tweet on Friday evening revealed that; she had visited the Lagos...

FEDERAL POLY BAUCHI

FEDERAL POLY BAUCHI ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2018/19

Federal Poly Bauchi Academic Calendar for 2018/2019 session has been published. According to the Calendar, Lectures for the 2018/209 academic session will commence April 29th, 2019. The complete details of the Academic Calendar are captued below;     Federal Poly Bauchi Proposed Academic Calendar 2018/2019 Fed Poly Bauchi Academic Calendar,...

WAEC DE-RECOGNISES

WAEC DE-RECOGNISED THESE SCHOOLS FOR EXAMS

The West African Examinations Council WAEC de-recognised 13 secondary schools and warns 56 others in Kogi for their involvement in examination malpractice during; the 2018 West African Senior School Certificate Examinations (WASSCE). Mr Ademu Amos, WAEC Desk Officer, Kogi Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, disclosed this at a meeting...

GIRL CHASED HOME FOR NOT PAYING SCHOOL FEES

Following a viral video showing; a girl chased home who was; chased away from school for not paying school fees, the deplorable state of her school has been revealed.     The pupil After a video of a little girl  by named Success went viral yesterday, as she protested after...

MC GALAXY

MC GALAXY ATTACKED FOR NAKED DANCE ON CAMPUS

Popular Nigerian singer, Mc Galaxy has reacted to the backlash following alleged video of him asking girls to reveal their bodies for N50,000. The singer was under attack online on Sunday after; an Instagram video of him asking ladies to strip naked for N50,000 went viral. In the viral live...

COMMONWEALTH COUNTRIES STRIVE FOR PEACE

Nigeria has called on her peers in the Commonwealth countries of Nations to strive toward the promotion of tolerance and peaceful coexistence. Minister of Education Adamu Adamu made the remark at the Commonwealth countries Day Celebration on Monday in Abuja. He said as members celebrate, they should connect to the...