Inspire without words

Walaa Al-Barakati Badea Abu Naja Saudi Gazette WALAA Muhammad Salih Al-Barakati is a deaf coach. Himself deaf, Al-Barakati is the first trainer with a hearing disability who teaches the public the language of the deaf in the Kingdom. Coaches who are deaf or suffer from any other disability are usually marginalized and not welcomed by […]

Preserving purity of language

  A workshop of “Common Errors in Media” by Dr. Mahmood Al-Ammar, professor at Imam Muhammad Bin Saud Islamic University. King Abdulaziz Center for National Dialogue hosted a session about Arabic language. Columnist Saud Al-Junidel, presented the history of the Arabic language from its roots and the evolution, and outlined the challenges facing the language. […]

Six schools get “Fund A Library” Grant

Six secondary schools get grant to fund library By Okeoghene Akubuike Six secondary schools drawn from across the county have benefited from the Invictus Foundation’s “FundALibray Grant Project’’. ‎ At an event to present the schools with the certificate of the grant in Abuja on Thursday,  Mr O‎binwanne Okeke, the Chairman of the Foundation ‎said […]

ASUP suspends 15-day-old strike

ASUP suspends 15-day-old strike By Huseyn Abubakar Mbar. The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), has on Wednesday announced the suspension of its 15 day-old strike it embarked on Nov. 19. The President of ASUP, Usman Dutse made the announcement in Bauchi during a press conference held at the Abubakar Tatari Ali Polytechnic, Bauchi. News […]

N15 billion Almajiri Schools in ruins

The state of the Almajiri integrated model Schools built during the tenure of former President Goodluck Jonathan has deteriorated, Daily Trust investigations have revealed. The schools were built in order to tackle the high rate of illiteracy rate in the northern region. The aim is to build an integrated model schools in a bid to […]

Nigeria: Za a fara rijistar jarrabawar shiga jam’ia

Hakkin mallakar hotoFACEBOOK/JAMBImage captionA yanzu dai ana rubuta jarabarawar shiga jami’ar ne ta hnayar Intanet Shugaban hukumar JAMB, Farfesa Ishaq Oloyede, ya ce hukumar za ta fara yi wa masu sha’awar shiga makarantun gaba da sakandare a 2018 rijista ranar 22 ga watan Nuwamba. Farfesa Ishaq ya ce za a shafe wata biyu ana yi […]

Education ‘needs N1tr annually’

Minister of Education Malam Adamu Adamu said yesterday that the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government would need one trillion naira annually to fulfill its campaign promises on education. Adamu spoke at a special retreat of the Federal Executive Council on Education at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. The minister, who called for a state […]

UI produces 1st First Class graduate in History — VC

University of Ibadan. For the very first time in 69 years, the University of Ibadan has produced its first graduate with a First Class honours degree in History. The university’s Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Idowu Olayinka, said Ozibo Ekele of the Department of History, was one of the 186 students who earned First Class degrees at the […]

Masari presents N211.4bn appropriation for 2018

Masari presents N211.4bn appropriation for 2018 By Zubairu Idris/Shehu Danjuma Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State on Monday presented the 2018 appropriation bill of N211.4 billion at the State House of Assembly. Masari, who presented the estimates in Katsina, said the budget was tagged “Budget of Actualization’’. He said that the appropriation bill had a […]