Thursday, 20 January, 2022

Category: Education


By Ifeoma Ejiofor There was wild jubilation at Holy Trinity Parish Umudike Ukpor in Nnewi South Local Goverment Area of Anambra State as the Parish Priest Rev. Fr. Humpherey Nwojoko (Fr. Gbarie) handed over envelopes containing money for the WAEC Read more…


The Senate of Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU), Anambra State under the Chairmanship of the Vice Chancellor, Prof Greg Nwakoby, in its 121st sitting on January 13, 2022 elected its Representatives to the Governing Council of the University. The election, Read more…


A PAPER PRESENTED BY HON EZEAKUKWU EMMANUEL NSOEDO (PhD) TO THE OLD BOYS OF OKONGWU MEMORIAL SECONDARY SCHOOL, CLASS OF 1984 A friendship between two people or a group of people is something as precious as a gem. A good Read more…


Students of tertiary institutions have added their voices to the call on the Federal Government to urgently take steps toward fixing the roads in the South-South and South-East zones in order to reduce the frequency of road crashes in the Read more…


By Ifeoma Ejiofor Anambra businessman, Chief Ken Maduakor(Ichie Chukwumeucheya) on Tuesday offered scholarship to fifty students and paid hospital bills for indigent patients to mark his 50th birthday. The benefiting students are drawn from the celebrant’s Ihiala Local Government Area Read more…


Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU has described the 22 months of unpaid salaries to a large section of its members as psychological duress which has subjected the leadership and members to undue Pressure. They further stated that the Integrated Read more…


Dowen College parents forum, on Wednesday, demanded justice over the death of Sylvester Oromoni one of the students of the school who was allegedly beaten to death by his seniors. The forum also demanded a change of the school management Read more…


Following the expiration of the 21-day ultimatum on Sunday handed by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to the Federal Government to implement its demands, the lecturers appear set for another round of strike action if nothing is done Read more…


The management of Dowen College, Lekki, Lagos has expressed its readiness to assist the Lagos State Ministry of Education and the Police in unraveling the circumstances leading to the death of its 12-year-old student, Sylvester Oromoni. Oromoni’s death became a Read more…


A secondary school teacher has been reported killed in a fight with his student in Delta State. A fight broke out between the student, Michael Ogbeife, and the teacher, Joseph Ossai of Erhimu Secondary School, Abraka, Delta State on Thursday. Read more…


President Muhammadu Buhari has given directed the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) to increase research funds under the National Research Fund (NRF) scheme to the tune of N8b. The president, who disclosed on Saturday at the 33rd convocation ceremony of Read more…


…Start-ups secure N5m each Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, on Thursday, officially flagged off the Tertiary Institutions Entrepreneurship Scheme (TIES), an intervention of the apex bank aimed at frontally tackling the dual challenge of youth unemployment Read more…