Mallam Adamu Adamu
Buhari orders minister to convene education summit
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, to urgently convene a summit on education to address the issue of funding. The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Education, Sonny Echono, disclosed this while declaring open the officials’ session of the ongoing 63rd National Council on Education (NCE) in Abuja. He said…
Government lauds Aregbesola’s education policy as minister unveils school buildings
The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu has lauded Governor Rauf Aregbesola’s policy on education.He described it as a strategic and revolutionary intervention in the Osun State educational sector.
Minister seeks review of curriculum, express concern over shortage of teachers
In a bid to improve the quality of education in Nigeria and other African countries, the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, yesterday, called on relevant stakeholders in the teaching profession to design ways to review the curriculum. According to the minister, curriculum that would equip learners, with the right set of skills to survive…
Nigeria’s out-of-school children
Recently, the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, disclosed that the number of out-of-school children (OOSC) in the country had dropped from 10.5 million to 8.6 million in the last three years.
‘Out-of-school children down to 8.6m from 10.5m’
The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, on Friday, disclosed that the number of out-of-school children in the country dropped from 10.5 million to 8.6 million in the last three years.
Adamu challenges tertiary institutions to address structural imbalances in economy
The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, has challenged tertiary institutions in the country to aggressively address the structural imbalances inherent in the country’s economy.
Why a national safe school policy is imperative
Except for an infinitesimal number of elite private schools that have invested heavily in security, most schools in the country be they public or private are without any form of security arrangements.
National Assembly demands ministry handles recruitment of 500,000 teachers
The Presidency and the Office of the Vice President lack the expertise to oversee proposed recruitment of 500,000 teachers and should therefore hand the job over to the Ministry of Education.
‘Youth vocational schemes will bridge skills gap, unemployment in real sector’
Worried by the increasing unemployment amongst youths and the dearth of manpower skills in the nation’s real sector, the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry ( LCCI) has called ...
Minister threatens to sack principals over unauthorised fees
Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, has threatened to sack the principal of any Federal Government College who charges above authorised fees.The warning comes on the heels of reports of hike in fees at some Unity Schools nationwide.