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15 Feb 2019
Last year, the Minister of State for Education, Prof. Anthony Anwukah, tabled a proposal at the retreat for the Governing Councils of Nigerian Federal Universities, organised by the National Universities Commission..
4 Dec 2018
Nobel Laureate and seasoned playwright, Prof. Wole Soyinka, and the Minister of State for Education, Prof Anthony Anwukah have tasked teachers to guide their pupils on the proper use of language.
30 Nov 2018
Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, and the Minister of State for Education, Prof. Anthony Anwukah have tasked teachers to guide their pupils on the proper use of language.
25 May 2018
The Federal Government has begun probe of illegal collection of tuition fees by universities nationwide.
10 May 2018
Minister of State for Education, Anthony Anwukah has declared that industries are rejecting graduates from Nigerian universities because the system is no longer churning out products that can meet the needs of industries. Anwukah who spoke at the opening of a two-day retreat organised by the National Universities Commission (NUC) for Governing Councils of federal…
16 Mar 2018
The Deaf Community has called for the support of the Federal Government to establish a special university for the over 17 million deaf people in the country.
20 Nov 2017
Failure by some state governors to access the Universal Basic Education Commission’s (UBEC) intervention fund is threatening the future of millions of Nigerian school children.
18 Nov 2017
Eminent Nigerians yesterday urged the Federal Government to approve special rehabilitation fund for the 69 year-old University of Ibadan (UI).
28 Oct 2017
Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu stated this in Benin City at a symposium to mark the 25th anniversary of the National Business and Technical Education Board (NABTEB).
28 Sep 2017
For the first time in the history of higher education in  the country, a draft national policy on Open Education Resources (OER) has been validated to address the dearth of learning resources in quality, quantity and currency in the subsector.
10 Aug 2017
The minister, who anticipated that the students and teachers would definitely take advantage of the benefits offered by the IoT centre, encouraged all to ensure that the aim of the project is not thrown overboard.
21 Jul 2017
The Federal Government yesterday ordered the Nigerian Educational Research and Development Council (NERDC) to make Christian Religious Knowledge and Islamic Religious Knowledge distinctive subjects in the basic education curriculum.


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