Bells varsity VC, Adeyemi, wants freshmen to brace for tertiary learning
Vice Chancellor of Bells University of Technology, Ota, Prof. Isaac Adeyemi, has charged freshmen of the institution to be focused and rise up to the challenges and rigours posed by tertiary education.
Balewa University establishes new firms to boost IGR
AS part of efforts to boost internally generated revenue in the institution, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU), Bauchi State, has revamped the moribund ATBU Trust Investment Company, with the establishment of new business outfits.
Again, Lagos teachers at a crossroads with govt
In recent times, teachers on the payroll of the Lagos State government, appear to unhappy with their employer over steps taken by the latter, which the former thinks are hurtful.
Sacking of FUTA school teachers, in compliance with new policy, says VC
Vice chancellor of the Federal University of Technology Akure, (FUTA), Prof. Adebiyi Daramola, says a new policy of the Muhammadu Buhari-led government led to the retrenchment of some staff members of the FUTA Staff Primary School.
Firm partners Mountain Top varsity on mobile learning
SoftCom Solutions Limited, an information technology firm, has introduced a mobile learning programme for undergraduates of the newly established Mountain Top University (MTU). The mobile learning programme, developed in conjunction with Samsung Business, is a revolutionary portable mobile device bundled with EduSocial apps that allow students access course materials, lecture notes, case studies and university…
Aina assumes duty as Adeniran Ogunsanya College provost
Doctor of Mathematics, (Mrs.) Ladele Omolola Aina, Tuesday assumed duty as the 8th substantive provost of Adeniran Ogunsanya College Of Education (AOCOED), Otto/Ijanikin, Lagos State. A statement signed by the Special Adviser to the Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Education, Mr. Obafela Bank-Olemoh, said Aina’s appointment followed the expiration of the tenure of Mr. Wasiu Olalekan…
Information minister calls for inclusion of museum studies in curriculum
In order to strengthen the history of Nigeria, the Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, has called for the integration of museum studies in the country’s education curriculum. Addressing the retreat of management staff and curators of the National Commission for Museum and Monuments (NCMM), in Kaduna, Mohammed said that integrating museum studies would enable students…
YABATECH joins campaign to rid society of crime
Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH) has donated a brand new four-seater Hilux patrol van and a power bike to the Nigerian Police in continuation of efforts to further guarantee security on campus. Rector of the institution, Dr. Margaret Kudirat Ladipo, while handing over the utilities said the donation was partly in appreciation of the support…
Parents disagree over fresh hostel project levy at FSTC
Though authorities of the Federal Science and Technical College (FSTC), Yaba, Lagos, and the Parent Teacher Association (PTA) are bent on contributing their quota to transforming the institution, some members of the latter group, are crying blue murder. Their discontent can be gleaned from their perennial allegation of extortion leveled against the school. Just last…
Hosting 10 ACEs boosts image of Nigeria’s higher education, says Adamu
NUC directs varsities to subscribe to NgREN broadband Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, says Nigeria playing host to 10 out of the 22 African Centres of Excellence spread across West and Central Africa has boosted the image of the country’s higher education. Adamu, who made the disclosure at the opening ceremony of the capacity…