Corruption fighting back at UNIOSUN, says VC Popoola
Amidst the plethora of issues rocking Osun State University (UNIOSUN), Osogbo, which often disrupt the school’s academic calendar, vice chancellor of the institution, Prof. Labode Popoola...
Competitions have impacted positively on our students, says deputy governor
Deputy governor of Lagos State, Dr Idiat Adebule has declared that the reforms currently going on in the state public schools is to prepare the students to be globally competitive.
British Council, CFI facilitate first Chartered Financial Analyst exams in Nigeria
It was a relief for the teeming finance professionals in Nigeria seeking to advance their knowledge in the field, as the British Council in conjunction with the Chartered Financial Institute...
Katsina establishes, upgrades e-libraries to promote reading culture
Katsina State Government is to establish additional e-libraries as well as upgrade existing ones to make educational materials available to the public and promote reading culture among its people.
VC defends expulsion of 13 final year students
The Vice Chancellor of Federal University, Lokoja, Prof. Angella Miri, has reiterated the stance of the institution against examination malpractices, which she said, were exhibited by the recently-expelled 13 final year students. Miri, who spoke against the claim by some of the affected students that their expulsion was not justifiable, said the 13 students were…
Okorocha flags off professional development programme for teachers
Rochas Okorocha of Imo has called on teachers in the state to embrace every opportunity to improve their skills.The governor made the call on Monday at the Banquet Hall of the Government House, Owerri, while opening a= teachers’ professional development programme....
Igbinedion University gets new VC
Igbenedion University, Okada in Edo State now has a new Vice-Chancellor, Professor Lawrence Ikechukwu Ezemonye. He is a renowned Professor of Ecotoxicology and Environmental Forensics in the Department of Animal and Environmental Biology, University of Benin (UNIBEN), Nigeria. With over 30 years experience in research and teaching, the visiting Professor to Lancaster University, United Kingdom,…
Menace of illegal universities and NUC’s burden
The large number of public and private universities in Nigeria has not meant easy access to university education. Some stakeholders in the sector believe that is due to the low carrying capacity of the universities.
Increase your avidity for learning, Ezekwesili tells graduating class
Former Minister of Education, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, has charged the graduating students of Greensprings School, Lekki, Lagos, to be studious and continuously seek new knowledge so as to be visible and relevant in the contemporary world.
FUTO collaborates with nine institutions to boost research
As part of efforts to boost research in science and other related areas, the authorities of the Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), with nine research and science-based institutions both home and abroad.