Education

NECO reschedules  more examination papers

The National Examinations Council  (NECO), has yet again rescheduled more examination papers in the ongoing Senior Secondary Certificate Examinations holding nationwide.   A statement signed by by the Head Information and Public Relations NECO Division, Azeez Sani, and made available to newsmen on Wednesday in Abuja, said papers meant to have been written from Thursday through to Saturday, have […]

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No respite yet for varsities

˜FG: IPPIS officials to visit campuses for lecturers’ data capturing ˜ASUU: We’re still consulting, to meet FG tomorrow ˜SSANU: Today’s meeting with FG’ll determine our next line of action The unresolved faceoff between the Federal Government and Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and other university staff unions over IPPIS and non-implementation of agreements reached […]

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I’ll reposition, lift Ajayi Crowther varsity to enviable heights –VC

The fourth substantive Vice-Chancellor of the Ajayi Crowther University (ACU), Oyo, Prof. Timothy Adebayo, has on assumption of office promised to reposition the university to an enviable academic excellence. Adebayo, the former Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the Ladoke Akintola University (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, who was appointed the Vice-Chancellor of the private university, made the pledge during his […]

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NAPPS to offer scholarships to 400,000 indigent children yearly

The National Association of Proprietors of Private Schools (NAPPS) has expressed the readiness of members of the association to offer scholarships to no fewer than 400,000 indigent children across the country in the next three years as part of contribution to mitigate the effects of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on education. This is as the […]

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NB pledges to promote teachers’ welfare

…as Adamawa teachers wins 2020 MTOY For the umpteenth time, the Nigerian Breweries Plc has pledged its continued commitment to promote teachers’ welfare and development, as well as enhance the quality of teaching and learning in Nigeria’s schools. This determination was expressed by the Managing Director, Nigerian BreweriesPlc, Mr. JordiBorrutBelduring the award presentation of the […]

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1m kids to benefit from ‘Learn at Home Project’

No fewer than one million school children in Nigeria are expected to benefit from Data Science Nigeria/Malezi, Mastercard Foundation Learn at Home Project within the next 12 months. The initiative, tagged “Learn at Home,” will enable remote learning through multiple channels, such as radio, mobile and web to provide learning access to the children. This […]

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NOUN graduates 158 SQAT trainees

The National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) has restated determination to provide quality Open Distance Learning (ODL) Education that will strengthen capacity and management of e-learning platforms for quality university education. This was disclosed during the virtual graduation of the first phase of the Special Quality Assurance Training (SQAT I) training programme for members of […]

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JAMB shuts down seven exam centers In Bayelsa

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) said it has shut down seven examination centers across Bayelsa State for violating its rules and regulations for examination leaving the state with four centers. The state coordinator of JAMB, Abdusalam Mohammed, who made this known on Tuesday during a call on the leadership of the Nigeria Union […]

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#EndSARS: NECO postpones examination

  The National Examination Council (NECO) has announced the reschedule of Paper I Computer Studies Practicals which was to take place on Monday, October 19, 2020 to November 16 2020. This was made known in a statement by the Head, Information and Public Relations Division, NECO, Azeez Sani. Sani said the paper was rescheduled because […]

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ASUU strike: Protesting UNIUYO students give FG seven days to open varsities

Worried by the prolong closure of universities across the country, angry students under the aegis of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), University of Uyo (UNIUYO) Chapter, at the weekend defied the coronavirus (COVID-19) protocols and took to the streets in a peaceful demonstration, urging the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Unions of […]