Abolition of sub-degrees, diplomas narrows revenue, admission opportunities
Rasheed told his guest, “We are going to formally put a deadline on it, that there should be no diploma again, to be run by universities. Let us allow those that are statutorily allowed to run diploma programmes...
‘Reviewed varsity curricula awaiting FEC’s approval’
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has said that it has successfully reviewed the curricula of the nation’s universities and they are now awaiting the approval of the Federal Executive Council (FEC).
Umahi berates schools’ inspectors over immoral conduct
Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, has condemned in strong terms, the activities of some primary and secondary school inspectors and secretaries, who abandoned their core duties for immoral and personal gains.
Don wants varsities to remedy economic woes
Former Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission (NUC), Prof Peter Okebukola, has urged Nigerian universities to proffer lasting solutions to the economic woes besetting the country, including the recession.
Delta warns school heads against illegal levies
Erring school heads, teachers and other non-teaching staff in public primary and secondary schools that flout government directive on zero tolerance for illegal collection of levies...
Stakeholder wants government to invest fallow pension funds in sector
Coordinator of the Education Sector Investment Promotion (EduInvest), Arete-Zoe Affiong Amana, has urged the Federal Government to consider investing fallow pension funds to boost education in the country.
Sokoto initiates bill for right to education, employs science teachers
Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has initiated the Right to Education Bill 2016, in recognition, and protection of right to education for children between six and 18 years in the state.
AAU cautions staff, students against victimisation, cultism
Authorities of Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma Edo State, have cautioned staff of the school against victimisation of students, just as students have been advised to shun cultism and other vices.