Thursday, 18 July, 2024

Category: Education


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…


From Ifeoma Ejiofor Master Henry Chukwuemeka Okonkwo, the pupil of the Landmark International School Mgbakwu in Awka North LGA, who was reported beaten to coma by a teacher has died. The suspect Mrs Faith Nwoye had earlier been invited by Read more…


From Ifeoma Ejiofor The Commandant Nigerian Security Civil and Defence Corps, Anambra State, Francis Nnadi has expressed the preparedness of the command to partner with National Orientation Agency (NOA) on the federal government safe school project. Commandant Nnadi made the Read more…


The long-awaited student loan programme will take off on Friday with 1.2 million students in federal tertiary institutions across the country, the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Nigeria Education Loan Fund, Akintunde Sawyerr, has said. Sawyerr, who spoke at Read more…


The management of Nigerian Education Loan Fund (NELFUND), led by its Managing Director, Mr. Akintunde Sawyerr, has announced May 24, 2024, as official date for the opening of the Fund’s portal for student loan applications. This was contained in a Read more…


The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU has threatened to down tools if the Federal Government fails to pay public university lecturers their withheld salaries. The President of ASUU, Emmanuel Osodeke disclosed this in an interview on Channels Television on Read more…