NUT backs primary four exam failure teachers

The Kaduna State Wing of the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) on Thursday said they would shut down all public schools if any of its members is sacked by Gov. Nasiru El-Rufa’i. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the teachers’ union was reacting to the governor’s statement two weeks ago, in which he […]


Student’s activities had begun at Niger State Teacher Professional Development Institute Training Centre at Mararraban Dandaudu, Munya Local Government Area. The students of about 274 male and female in number have already occupied the training facility in preparation for the start of academic program by Monday 23rd of October 2017. The Training center which was […]


Tutors that are recruited into the Mararraban Dandaudu Training center of the Niger State Teacher Professional Development Institute were abreast with new modern method of teaching; this was disclosed during a four days induction course for the personnel’s of the training center. The Chairperson of the Implementation Committee Hajiya Dije Jibrin Bala MFR, mni, emphasized […]

15 Chibok girls awarded scholarships to American University Academy

Some of the girls (Pix. Atiku Abubakar) Fifteen Chibok school girls who escaped fro‎m their Boko Haram abductors have been awarded scholarships to attend the American University Nigeria Academy, AUN, Yola. The girls were amongst over 250 school girls kidnapped from their hostels at the Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State on April 14, by […]

Post-UTME: Universities to refund excess charges – JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, on Sunday, said it would partner with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to conduct public examination through Computer Based Test, CBT, for Nigerians abroad. The examination board also said universities that charged more than N2,000 from applicants for its post-UTME examination will be made to refund the excess […]

Nigerians Get your Grammar Right…ENGLISH/GRAMMAR CLASS

Trafficate/Trafficator The correct word is “Indicator”, when it’s on a vehicle. When you use your indicator, the verb is “to indicate”. The word trafficate doesn’t exist in English. Trafficator is an obsolete word, used to describe an obsolete device on the side of a motor vehicle. Night Vigil A Vigil means a period of time […]

Poly students protest as truck kills student, 2 others

Students of the Kogi State Polytechnic yesterday blocked the Lokoja section of the Okene-Lokoja-Abuja highway following the killing of their mate  and two other people by a cement-laden truck. Daily Trust learnt that the truck carrying cement from  Okene   and heading towards Abuja yesterday lost control and rammed into a tricycle and a taxi. […]

JAMB earns N31bn in 5 years, remits N15m

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) raked in at least N30.726 billion in five years but remitted only about N15 million to the Federal Government, Daily Trust findings have revealed. The amount was generated from the various registration fees for candidates who sat for JAMB’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) from 2011 to 2015. […]

Niger State Teacher Professional Development Institute are Ready For 2017/2018 Academic Year.

 MARARRABAN DANDAUDU CENTRE 2017/2018 ACADEMIC YEAR READYA cademic activities at Mararraban Dandaudu centre of the Niger State Teacher Professional Development Institute are ready for 2017/2018 academic year. The committee made this known during their meeting towards preparations and resumption of students to the centre. The implementation committee stressed that trainees selection test was already conducted, […]