Saturday, 22 June, 2024

Category: Education


The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has urged President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, to save the nation’s public universities from total collapse, by signing and implementing the renegotiated 2009 ASUU-FGN agreement. The Union said the implementation is in line with Read more…


Three hundred beneficiaries of a fully sponsored programme in agriculture by the Abia State Government have arrived the CSS Global farms, Nasarawa State, for a two-week training. Information Officer, Government House, Umuahia, Nwahiwe Cleverson Chinonyerem, in a statement said the State Read more…


A total of 560 individuals were appointed to the governing councils and boards of Federal Government-owned tertiary institutions.  President Bola Tinubu approved the reconstitution of Governing Councils and Boards of federal universities, polytechnics and colleges of education. In a statement Read more…


The National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) had said a compulsory requirement for the 2024 Batch B registration is National Identity Number (NIN) This was made public on Saturday 8th June 2024 on the official X account of the scheme. “This Read more…


When Governor Willie Obiano instituted the Chinua Achebe Prize for Literature in 2021, his government was showered with encomiums. If anybody’s name deserved a literary prize, it had to be that of the Father of African Literature. However, the people Read more…


Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday, ordered the Vice Chancellor of the University of Abuja, Prof. Rasheed Na’Allah, to appear before it on June 13 to show cause why the planned inauguration of the newly Read more…


The Anambra State governor, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, has appointed Prof. Chidi Odinkalu as Pro-Chancellor/Chairman of the state-owned university, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University in Igbariam. In a statement on Tuesday, Soludo’s Press Secretary, Christian Aburime, said the new Council, assembled with Read more…


The Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Education Loan Fund (NELFUND), Akintunde Sawyerr, has disclosed the fund’s plan for students to repay back the loan. Sawyer, while speaking on Friday’s edition of Channels Television’s Politics Today, explained that students who take Read more…


From Ifeoma Ejiofor The Anambra State Ministry of Education has dissociated herself from the Anambra State Mathematics Fiesta 2024 billed to hold on 8th June, 2024. Nnewi, Onitsha and Awka were pencilled to host the program that would feature lower Read more…


From Ifeoma Ejiofor The Chidoka family, under the Nneka Chidoka Outreach Program (NCOP), an NGO has announced payment of the first term 2024/2025 school fees for five hundred and thirty students at St. Andrews Primary and Secondary School. Also included Read more…


Former Nigerian leaders, Gen. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (Rtd), and Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar (Rtd) have commended the Registrar of National Examinations Council (NECO) Prof Dantani Ibrahim Wushishi, for the various reforms that he has initiated since his assumption of office few years Read more…


Prof. Amechi Enyi, a senior lecturer at Ebonyi State University (EBSU), has responded to allegations of his involvement in the suicide of Miss Favour Ugwuka, a final year student in the Department of English and Literary Studies. Ugwuka committed suicide Read more…