Tagged: federal government

Provost

PROVOST WARNS STUDENTS AGAINST COHABITATION

The Provost of Federal College of Education (Technical), Umunze in Anambra state, Dr. Mrs. Tessy Okoli has frown at the cohabitation of female and male students in school, especially off-campus. The provost who expressed worry on the development, made the statement at the weekend, while admitting fresh students during; the...

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...

uniuyo wins

UNIUYO WINS PETROQUIZ 2019 SET FOR CANADA

University of Uyo, uniuyo  wins Silver at 2019 STSE PetroQuiz, set to represent Nigeria in Canada. University of Uyo picked up Silver at the 2019 PetroQuiz Competition held yesterday at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State.     The competition was; part of activities for the 17th Students Technical...

RAW TOMATOES

HEALTH BENEFITS OF EATING RAW TOMATOES

Although tomatoes are frequently used in sauces and other types of cooked foods, the nutrients and compounds in the raw fruit can positively affect your health in many ways. Raw tomatoes are often; found in salads or blended intosmoothies or juices. Many of the nutrients, antioxidants and other beneficial compounds...

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...

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...

NYSC Batch A

NYSC BATCH A MOBILIZATION TIME TABLE 2019

The National Youth Service Corps NYSC Batch A has commenced the mobilization for the 2019 Batch “A” service year. See the time table for the 2019 batch “A” mobilization exercise below. See also: Check NYSC Senate Approved List of All Institutions for the 2019 Batch ‘A’ and NYSC Batch ‘A’...

robbers attack

ROBBERS ATTACK NYSC LODGE IN DELTA STATE

THREE Robbers attack National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, members serving at Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State, are currently in critical condition after; gunmen attacked them when they were returning to their lodge at Isiokolo. The incident occurred last Friday. Giving details of the incident yesterday, a security...

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...

Ramaphosa

Cyril Ramaphosa reveals plans to build a new university

He’s stayed a bit quiet on the details, but Cyril Ramaphosa has confirmed his government will look to build at least one more new university in SA. The learners of Mzansi may just have another avenue to explore when they leave school. Cyril Ramaphosa told guests attending his speech in...

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...

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...

PROF OGUNYEMI

PROF OGUNYEMI CONDEMNS PUBLIC SCHOOL STRIKE

The president, Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Prof Biodun Ogunyemi, joined other; Nigerians to condemn the use of strikes to compel the government to honour agreements. He, however, said; strikes were the only language government understood to meet public demands. Prof Ogunyemi, who spoke after the union suspended its...

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...

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...

CRS

CRS RESTORED AS A SUBJECT IN SCHOOL BY FG

The Association of Christian Schools in Nigeria (ACSN) has; commended the Federal Government for restoring Christian Religions Studies (CRS) as a subject on its own in schools curriculum. The association, which gave; the commendation in a communiqué signed by its Chairman, Dr Ekaette Ettang and other stakeholders after a general...

TIPS FOR FRESHERS ON CAMPUS

TIPS FOR FRESHERS ON CAMPUS

TIPS FOR FRESHERS ON CAMPUS   Choose friends wisely You have probably heard it time and time again that bad company corrupts good manners. It might sound like a cliché to you; but it’s probably ageless because it’s true. No, you will not get special grades for making friends with...

10 VALUABLE SKILLS

10 VALUABLE SKILLS TO PUT ON YOUR CV

This post contains “top 10 Most Valuable Skills To Put on Your CV”. There are reasons that an employer may request for a CV or resume before calling an applicant for a job interview. The best of resumes are those that incorporate simplicity at the same time convey a lot...

NIGERIAN STUDENTS SHOULD VOTE

4 REASONS WHY NIGERIAN STUDENTS SHOULD VOTE

There are several reasons why Nigerian Students should vote for the 2019 Presidential elections and the turnout of of youths will decide who leads Nigeria and how the Future of millions of people will be in the future. REASONS WHY NIGERIAN STUDENTS SHOULD VOTE 1  FOR A GOOD LEADER Good...

school rehabilitation

SCHOOL REHABILITATION TAKING PLACE IN NIGERIA

donate 15m for school rehabilitation By; Esther Onyegbula Nigerians have been; called to assist in fostering development of primary and secondary schools across the federation, as government cannot do it alone. The call was; made by Stanza 789 of St Charles grammar schools rehabilitation  in osogbo during the donation of...

APC AND PDP

APC AND PDP EDUCATION POLICIES FOR NIGERIANS

Following controversies that; trailed the performances of the Presidential candidates of the APC and the PDP during the NG The Candidates on the 10th and 30th of January respectively. A video have just emerged of the moment President Buhari and Atiku Abubakar talked about their education policy and how they...

National Examination

National Examination Council Releases 2018 SSCE Results

The National Examination Council (NECO) has released the 2018 November/December Senior School Certificate Examination ,SSCE, with 62.48% of the candidates scoring at least five credits and above in both English Language and Mathematics. This was; made known by the Acting Registrar of NECO, Abubakar Gana, in a statement on Friday....

Staff Union

Academic Staff Union – Why we called off strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has, Thursday, suspended the over three months-old strike it embarked upon since Sunday, 4th November, 2018. The union suspended the strike after a memorandum of Action, MoA, it reached with the Federal government towards the revitalisation of public universities. The Academic Staff Union...