A former president of the General Conference, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), Professor Michael Omolewa...
Ondo State NUT laments shortage of teachers
The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) in Ondo state has appealed to the state government to recruit more teachers to fill up the increasing vacancies in public primary schools in the state.
World Bank boosts STEM projects in universities with $70million
As part of its contribution to the development of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), in the nation’s universities, the World Bank has committed $70m to projects in 10 institutions across the country.
FUTA appoints Fuwape as new VC
The Governing Council of the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA) has appointed Prof Joseph Adeola Fuwape as the Seventh substantive vice chancellor...
British Council, CIE celebrate students’ performance in Cambridge exam
Fifty-Eight Nigerian students have been honoured by the British Council and Cambridge International Examinations (CIE), for their exceptional performance in the November 2015 and June 2016 Cambridge examination series.
Akwa Ibom government tasks tertiary institutions on curriculum development
Akwa Ibom state governor, Udom Emmanuel has called on university administrators in the country to rejig the curriculum and give priority attention to Information and Communication Technology [ICT].
‘Nigeria varsities not affected by recession’
Vice chancellor, Sokoto State University, Prof Nuhu Yaqub has said that the country’s universities are not adversely affected by recession currently eating deep into the nation’s economy.
Ikpeazu inaugurates scholarship board
Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia said the state’s scholarship board was the flagship enterprise of his administration because of its role in the development of education in the state.
What exactly is chidren’s day in Nigeria?
Ever since I was a child, when I hear someone say, ‘Happy Birthday,’ I know that someone is being celebrated, because they are a year older. So, when I hear ‘Happy Anniversary’, I then figured...