ASUU faults proposed virtual learning in nation’s tertiary institutions
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has declared that the nation’s tertiary institutions are not prepared for virtual learning, saying poor infrastructure, inadequate funding and lack of requisite skills make it impossible.
FG dissolves governing councils of UNIPORT, Maritime University
The Federal Government on Thursday dissolved the Governing Councils of the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State and the Nigerian Maritime University, Okerenkoko in Bayelsa State.
COVID-19: Buhari approves medical research, facilities’ funding by TETFund
President Muhammadu Buhari, has approved funding of six Medical Simulation, Research and Training Facilities in Colleges...
Welcome on board Gambari
The highly esteemed office of the Chief of Staff was surreptitiously created in 1939 in the United States during the Presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR), the only US President to serve for four terms and the only physically challenged number one citizen of Uncle Sam.
How Mountain Top varsity excels in online learning, by VC
Vice-Chancellor, Mountain Top University (MTU), Ibafo Ogun State, Prof. Elijah Ayolabi, has stated that the university has a world-class Information and Communications Technology (ICT) facility that can compare to any of its kind in any part of the world.
Fresh strike looms in varsities over minimum wage
The non-teaching staff unions in the universities have threatened an industrial action over the non-implementation of the minimum wage in tertiary institutions.
Why Nigeria must embrace e-voting, by ex-minister
Former Minister of Science and Technology, Prof. Turner Isoun, has warned that violence during election period may persist if the nation refuses to deploy electronic voting (e-voting).
‘FG spent N1.3tr on education projects in four years’
Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has disclosed that the Federal Government spent N1.3 trillion on capital projects in the education sector in the last four years.
Mr. President bring back education glory
The fact that everyone confesses that education brings a brighter future and by extension shines a light on a nation does not make the most government give education the attention it deserves. Therefore, it is hard to over-emphasise the wretchedness and difficult position which the ruling government has made education become in recent time.