Poly bans signing-off activities
The management of The Polytechnic Ibadan has placed embargo on signing-off activities for Higher National Diploma (HND) and National Diploma (ND) students.
‘Why NUC deserves stakeholders’ support in revitalising university education system’
First, let me congratulate the executive secretary of NUC, Prof Abubakar Adamu Rasheed for the eagle eyes of the commission in picking out the blight of fake professors from the fabric...
‘Underfunding remains major obstacle to sound university education’
Isaac Rotimi Ajayi, Professor of Radiation and Health Physics is the Vice Chancellor of Crawford University, examines challenges confronting university education in Nigeria while proferring solutions to tackcle them. What is your assessment of higher education in Nigeria? Honestly speaking education sector in Nigeria has been grossly underfunded because it is yet to be placed…
36m Nigerians are dyslexics, say experts
Experts have expressed concern over the plight of dyslexics in the country while lamenting that about 36 million Nigerians are dyslexics. To address the problem, the4y called on government, parents, and stakeholders to come together to educate dyslexics on how to live more fulfilled lives. For the director, Dyslexia Nigeria, Dr Adrienne Tikolo, 20 per…
Caution over integration of human trafficking into curricula of schools
The Federal Government is mooting the idea of adding studies in Trafficking in Persons (TIP) into schools’ curricula at all levels of ‘education.
High expectations as Salami becomes second UNIBEN female vice chancellor
As Prof Lillian Imuetinyan Salami assumed office as the 10th substantive vice-chancellor of the University of Benin (UNIBEN), Edo State, expectations are already high
Students told to expand knowledge on digital humanity
Professor of Digital Humanities, Department of English, University of Lagos, Babatunde Ope Davies, has implored youths to expand their knowledge on digital humanity, saying it is fundamental to handling digital tools.
‘How to bring out creative faculty in pupils’
Institutional Data Manager, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Olatunbosun Obileye, has advised education managers across the country to avail pupils the opportunity of engaging in puzzles
We want election, Kwara Polytechnic students insist
Students of Kwara State Polytechnic (KP) have decried the activities of the Directorate of Students Services (DSS), which recently appointed and imposed a caretaker government on them.