NYSC: Steps to register for 2019 Batch A National Youth Service Corps

Di National Youth Service Corps just announce say dem don start online registration for di 2019 Batch A of corp members. NYSC say dia registration dey start from Monday, 4 March and dem dey end am for Tuesday, 19 March, 2019. How you go do di waka for your 2019 Batch A registration Image copyrightNYSCImage […]

JAMB fixes March 23 for 2019 UTME mock exam

JAMB says the mock exam was introduced to familiarize candidates with the conduct of computer based tests. The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB has reportedly fixed Saturday, March 23, 2019 for the conduct of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) mock exercise. The exam body has therefore advised candidates to begin the printing […]

THE TRAILBLAZING BLACK FEMALE DOCTOR THAT AMERICAN HISTORY FORGOT

It’s somewhat hard today to appreciate just what an accomplishment the 145-page treatise A Book of Medical Discourses in Two Parts represents. Even the title of the 1883 work is misleadingly modest. One of the first American medical guides to offer advice for women and children, the book deals with treating everything from infant bowel complaints to […]

JAMB postpones Saturday’s mock exams

Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (Jamb) yesterday said the registration exercise for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) would end today. The board also said the mock UTME scheduled for Saturday, February 23, 2019, has been postponed. Spokesperson of the board, Dr Febian Benjamin said by telephone that the UTME registration exercise which started on […]

Kaduna pays N380.7m for students’ NECO, NABTEB examinations

Kaduna pays N380.7m for students’ NECO, NABTEB examinations By Philip Yatai Kaduna State Government said on Monday that it expended N380.7 million on payments of National Examination Council (NECO) and National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) fees for 33,750 students. The state’s Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Ja’afar Sani, who made this known […]

Niger College of Education expels 556 students over poor academic performance

The Niger State College of Education has withdrawn 566 students who did not measure up academically in 2017/2018 academic session. Hajia Hadiza Kolo, the Academic Secretary of the College revealed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Minna on Wednesday. Kolo said though the affected students came with flamboyant secondary […]

Improving reading culture can curb fake news – National Librarian

Improving reading culture can curb fake news – National Librarian By Okeoghene Akubuike/ Funmilayo Adeyemi The National Librarian, National Library of Nigeria, Prof. Lenrie Aina has urged Nigerians to imbibe reading culture, to curb the menace of fake news in the country. Aina gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria […]

2019 UTME: JAMB makes N1.2bn in one week, suspends nine CBT centres

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced that it made a total sum of N1.3 billion between January 18 and 24, 2019 as revenue. The huge sum is part of the examination body’s revenue generated through the ongoing registration for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and other sources including sale and […]

Anambra extends teachers’ retirement age

Teacher and her pupils By Francis Onyeukwu Anambra state government has approved the extension of retirement age for teachers from 60 years to 65 years. The Head of Service, Mr Harry Udu, said in Awka that the extension takes effect from Jan. 17, 2019. According to Udu, the extension affected teachers in primary and post-primary […]

LAUTECH school allegedly bars 55 female Muslim students over use of Hijab [PHOTOS]

Reports reaching DAILY POST from Ogbomoso town in Oyo State has it that no fewer than fifty-five (55) female Muslim students of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) International School Ogbomoso, have been barred from entering the school premises over the use of Hijab. A senior lecturer in the school who begged not to be […]