Sixteen years after the Federal Government awarded contract to build the national library headquarters project in Abuja to Messrs Reynolds Construction Company, the contract variation to complete the abandoned complex has jumped to N100 billion.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday, demanded immediate resignation of the Minister for Education, Adamu Adamu, over incessant strikes embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).
Barely a week into the one-month warning strike declared by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), the Federal Government has taken a step towards resolving one of the pressing demands by the union.
Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, yesterday, absolved Federal Government of blame on the four-week strike embarked upon by Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities ...
Federal Government has lamented that poor management of funds allocated to tertiary institutions, especially polytechnics and colleges of education, is the major challenge of the sub-sector.
Following Federal Government’s embargo on employment, polytechnics in the country are facing dearth of academic staff, which is generating concerns among stakeholders.
The Federal Government said it has proposed a legislation to increase funding to the nation’s basic education sector from the consolidated revenue fund.
27 Oct 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed that the persistent attacks on educational facilities and abductions of students and teachers have left more than 12 million children currently traumatised and afraid of going to school, especially the girl-child.
18 Oct 2021
The Federal Government has announced plans to host the fourth edition of the International Conference on Safe School Declaration (ICSSD) in Nigeria. Being the first country to host the conference in the continent, Nigeria will be joined by other 112 member states to exchange experiences, learning, and present their strategies, progress, as well as challenges,…
31 Aug 2021
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Tuesday, cancelled general cut-off marks for admission into tertiary institutions and allowed the institutions freedom to set their individual minimum benchmark for admission.
13 Aug 2021
The Federal Government has described as regrettable the inability of some states of the federation to access counterpart funds from the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) for developing primary education.
16 Jul 2021
The Federal Government has advised governing council of universities to exercise caution in the discharge of their duties to avoid conflict with the management of institutions.