Edeoga’s modest strides at Michael Okpara varsity
Barely one week after it came to light that the University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, which used to be University of Cross Rive State was yet to receive its take-off grant from the Federal Government 24 years after its take over, Micheal Okpara University of Agriculture (MOUA), Umudike, Abia State also has a similar sour tale to tell.
Strategic technological education, crucial for future learning, says U.S. expert, Larusson
FOR the present and next generation of learners in the country to become successful players in the 21st century workforce, leader, Centre for Digital Data, Analytics and Adaptive Learning, at Pearson Research and Innovation Network in the United States, Dr. Johann Ari Larusson, says teaching and learning must be technology-based.
‘Effective public education sector critical to national growth’
Professor of Comparative Religious Studies at Harvard University, Cambridge, United States, Kehinde Olupona, has described effective public education as the concept of “the true change” that Nigeria requires to get out of its present socio-political and economic quagmire.
Chancellor tasks varsities on research findings
The Obong of Calabar, Treaty King and Chancellor of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Ogun State, His Eminence Edidem Ekpo Okon Abasi Otu, has challenged universities to match their research findings with societal needs as this would expedite the country’s growth.
Presidential aide, Enang, institutes N10m chair for legislative studies
TO promote greater understanding of the dynamics of the legislature by Nigerian youths, the Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Senator Ita Enang, has instituted a N10m Chair for Legislative Studies at the University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.
LASACO partners Federal Dental Technology College on ICT
CORPORATE bodies have been enjoined to recognise that the development of different socio-economic sectors cannot be left in the hands of governments alone, and for them to make genuine contributions to the development of the country.
Mimiko’s rewards eggheads for academic excellence
Mimiko, himself a medical doctor gave out the awards Tuesday at a ceremony held at the State Cultural Centre in Akure.
Union Bank, LEAP Africa partner to train youths
All is set for the unfolding of emerging young social innovators, who have been equipped to craft initiatives that would improve the quality of lives in rural communities and urban cities in the country.
Holmes Inter-school Competition kicks off in Lagos
HOLMES Inter-school Competition (HISC) recently kicked off at the LSPDC Estate Mini Stadium, Ile Ewe Meta, Isolo, Lagos State amid fanfare.