The University of Abuja and the National Animal Production Research Institute (NAPRI), Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Shika Zaria, are to collaborate on joint researches in animal production and veterinary medicine as well as on capacity building for the advancement of academic endeavours of both institutions.
Firm celebrates teachers with special cowbellpedia mathematics quiz show
In celebration of teachers, Promasidor Nigeria Limited recently held a special edition of Cowbellpedia Mathematics Quiz Show to commemorate the 2018 World Teachers Day.Instead of students answering questions from the quiz master, the episode had teachers in their places while the students cheered from the audience stands.
Tuition and qualitative education
With average Nigerians living on less than one dollar a day and their representatives in public offices enjoying ostentatious lifestyles, the idea of increasing tuition or having tuition at all is considered amoral.
Dansol seeks Federal Government intervention to curb exam malpractices
For the country to educate children that will stand out and make a godly difference, Dansol High School, Agidingbi, Ikeja, has charged government at all levels to deploy innovative technology that will tackle the issue of examination malpractices in Nigerian schools.
Kano varsity partners foreign institutions to boost learning
In line with the mission of its founding fathers, Kano State university of Science and Technology, (KUST) Wudil, has concluded plans to strengthen national and global linkages with foreign universities and research institutes to build a world-class centre in the country.
Unijos foundation students meet, seek growth of sector
It was pomp and pageantry in Lagos recently when the 1979-1983 alumni of University of Jos (UNIJOS) held their reunion celebration.With the theme, “Unijos made me”, the old students relieve campus memories, insisting that the knowledge and values acquired while in school have helped them greatly in their endeavours.
‘Why schools should prioritise teachers’ welfare, development’
Executive Director, Greensprings Schools, Mrs. Lai Koiki, has advised school owners and managers to see teachers’ welfare, growth and continuous progression as a necessity, saying it is critical to achieving the vision and goals of education.
Males dominate Maltina Teacher of the Year contest
Ever since 40 year-old teacher from Anambra State, Mrs. Rose Nkemdilim Obi, defeated her male counterparts and emerged winner of the maiden edition of the Maltina Teacher-of-the-Year, the men seem to have an iron grip to that position.
Teachers’ training crucial to sector’s growth, says group
Stakeholders in the education sector have posited that giving teachers’ priority attention and engaging in strategic training will restore the dying educational culture. They noted that matters bordering on the quality, welfare and passion of teachers should not be treated with levity.
KWSUBEB debunks story on teaching jobs
Kwara State Universal Basic Education Board (KWSUBEB) has debunked a publication that applicants for the 1,850 new teaching jobs announced by the government need endorsement of their ward chairmen. The chairman, Alhaji Abdulkareem Lambe, stated yesterday in Ilorin that the recruitment was driven by established need and would be based on merit rather than political…
Rescue Nigeria from collapse, don begs educationist
A professor of educational planning at the Lagos State University, Ojo, Solomon Oladapo Olaniyonu, has pleaded with stakeholders in the education sector to rescue Nigeria from its current challenges. He urged their intervention in the prevailing insecurity, economic meltdown, unemployment and general infrastructure decay in the country, maintaining that they hold the solution to the…
ABUAD gives automatic employment to 72 first class graduates
Management of the Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti (ABUAD), has awarded first class degrees and automatic employment to no fewer than 72 graduating students of the institution. They are among 1,042 students that obtained various degrees at the university’s sixth convocation ceremonies to be concluded on Saturday, October 20, 2018. At a pre-convocation press conference…