Aisha Buhari dedicates award to Nigerian women, children

Aisha Buhari speaks at Sun Moon University in South Korea after getting honorary doctorate of philosophy in public admin By Ahmed Ubandoma The wife of the President Mrs Aisha Buhari has dedicated her award of Doctor of Humanity by the Sun Moon University, South Korea,  to Nigerian women and children. Buhari, in a tweet on Monday, […]

2018 JAMB top scorers: How Ogun state took the shine

Ogun candidates make top 5 in UTME. Above candidates during the examination By Veronica Dariya Ogun State Nigeria took a comfortable position on the list of top five best performing students in the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board. According to statistics by JAMB, three of the 5 […]

School threatens foundation over bible gifts to students

Gideon Bibles A public school district in Illinois, U.S. has sent a “cease and desist” letter to an unnamed person who gave away Bibles to boys and girls on a public street owned by the district. “This individual was warned that law enforcement would be called should he or any affiliated persons come onto the […]

Nasarawa Poly graduates 23,000 to be ‘self reliant’ – AG Rector

Registrar, Federal Polytechnic, Nasarawa, (Centre), Alhaji Alhassan Ahmed, with Hajiya Fati Sabo, Acting Rector, (left) and Director of Works, Malam Usman Jibrin (Right) addressing newsmen on Thursday. By Salisu Sani-Idris Alhaji Abdullahi Alhassan, acting Rector, Federal Polytechnic Nasarawa, Nasarawa State, on Wednesday said the institution was giving priority attention to training of its students to […]

FG to disengage unqualified teachers by 2019

A Teacher and her pupils as FG set to disengage unqualified teachers by 2019 By Okeoghene Akubuike The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has urged teachers to ensure they were qualified, licensed and registered before 2019 or be flushed out of the classrooms. Adamu gave the warning while monitoring the 2018 Batch A Teacher […]

UNICEF school enrollment programme threatened in Sokoto

Pupils of New Rimawa Model Primary School, Goronyo Local Government Area, Sokoto State, in the classroom. (NAN/Picture) By Funmilayo Adeyemi/Felicia Imohimi Poor infrastructure and lack of furniture in some schools in Sokoto State have threatened the sustainability of the Cash Transfer Programme (CTP) introduced by UNICEF in 2014. This followed an appeal to the government […]

FG urged to reduce number of Universities from 152

Candidates seeking admission into universities surge as Don asks FG to reduce number of Varsities from 152 By Desmond Ejibas Rivers state Head of Service, Rufus Godwins, has urged Federal Government to reduce the number of universities in the country to enhance quality and performance. Godwins made the call at a public lecture organised by […]

GRADUATION CONVOCATION OF OUR SPONSORED STUDENTS… Hon Lado Suleija

I wish to Congratulate the Twenty one out of the fourty three Students we Sponsored to study different Medical Courses at Newgate College of Health Technology Minna Niger State.As you Graduate today I pray May Allah SWA Bless your Knowledge to Impact on the People of Suleja/Tafa/Gurara Federal Constituency. You May Recall Three years back […]

NANS wants FG to check activities of university lecturers

Federal Government has been called upon to put proper mechanism to check the activities of the university lecturers instead of forcing students to spend extra year in specialized institutions after graduation. The Minister of State for Education, Anthony Anwukah proposed that university graduates should spend extra one year in specialized institutions to make them employable. […]

University of Ibadan medical school shut down

University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan By Olabisi Akinbode The University of Ibadan (UI) on Sunday closed its medical school, directing students to vacate hostels by noon on the same day. The directive is contained in a release signed by the institution’s Registrar, Olujinmi Olukoya, and made available to newsmen in Ibadan. The News Agency of Nigeria […]