It is good news for the Landmark University Omu-Aran, Kwara state as the National Universities Commission (NUC), has restored full accreditation status to the six undergraduate courses presented to the team from the commission during the November/ December 2016 exercise.
Repositioning education to rev up societal transformation
The need for the Nigerian education community and concerned stakeholders to sit up and demand for better policies that will reposition teaching and learning, and also accelerate societal transformation was the main thrust of discourse at the just concluded Meadow Hall Foundation’s education convention.
Kudos, knocks for WAEC over new exams diet
The distraught young lady looked into the empty space.. Her misty eyes daring the noon sun, probably asking the invisible dweller amidst the clouds: “Why me? Why did I have to fail again and wait another year? God, why?”
Governor Okorocha announces donation of yet-to-be completed marine varsity to Navy
Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has announced the donation of the Marine University, Ossemotor, Oguta, still under construction, to the authorities of the Nigeria Navy.
Industrial training critical to career development of students, says VC
Vice Chancellor, Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) Professor Adebiyi Daramola has reiterated the importance of the Students Industrial Work Experience Scheme...
UNILAG alumni, Lagos chapter unveils plans for Sofoluwe’s fifth memorial
The fact that the late vice-chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Prof. Adetokunbo Babatunde Sofoluwe, thoroughly bred and sponsored indigent students up to doctoral level is a virtue that cannot...
Government moves to boost distance learning centres
As part of efforts to provide flexible and accessible education for all Nigerians, the Federal Government has said it would make equivalent programmes being offered by conventional tertiary institutions available to Open and Distance learning Education (ODE) centres.
Anxiety as FUNAI begins staff audit, certificate verification
There is noticeable anxiety among some staff of the Federal University Ndufu-Alike Ikwo (FUNAI), Ebonyi state as the institution recently commenced a personnel audit to ascertain the authenticity of academic qualifications of its staff.
College tasks FG, NBTE on entrepreneurial education
A lecturer at the Adeyemi College of Education (ACE), Dr Festus Afolabi has called on the Federal government and other relevant stakeholders in the country to prioritize entrepreneurship education for gainful youth employment.