Fatoyinbo picked up a thick long cane from her desk and aimed for the head of the pupil, lashing out in several strokes at her face. “Go and sit down, idiot!” the teacher said as Abariwe trudged to her seat, sobbing like a child that is choking.
Nigerian Team Triarchy wins Ideatrophy competition
Team Triarchy had the trio of Temitope Smith, an undergraduate of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso; Uzomba Ikechukwu, from the University of Ibadan and Egbo Chidera, from University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
Experts identify effective leadership as panacea to students, schools performance
Speaking at the maiden edition of Business of Education 2017 Summit organised by Edusko in Lagos recently, the group also expressed concern over the challenges facing the sector.
Group urges restructuring of education sector
Ojobo Atuluku opined that the restructuring should focus on the management and funding of public education by the different tiers of government as well as the distribution of public investment between primary, secondary and tertiary education.
Osinbajo harps on positive character as Dowen marks 20th anniversary
Speaking at the 20th anniversary thanksgiving service of Dowen College, Lagos, held at Cathedral Church of Christ, Marina, Osinbajo stated that good character with excellent education would launch an individual to greater heights.
26 schools benefit from TETFund scheme
The exercise, which is for all the beneficiary institutions of the Fund, is in line with the determination of the Executive Secretary, Dr. Abdullahi Bichi Baffa to ensure that processes for the agency’s interventions are made open and known to all stakeholders.
Winners emerge in Lagos essay competition
Dr. Idiat Adebule has expressed optimism that literary giants in the class of Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka and world-renowned Chinua Achebe would emerge from pupils in the state.
Nigerian universities must be self-reliant, says Ajayi Crowther VC
In spite of the current economic recession and its attendant challenges, Nigerian universities have been asked to think out of the box and be self –reliant, particularly in the area of funding.
Joseph Ayo Babalola University installs Ooni of Ife as patron
Joseph Ayo Babalola University (JABU), Osun State has named the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi as the institution’s grand patron for the N2.5billion endowment fund raising programme.