Fighting poverty through quality of education
President Muhammadu Buhari the other day underlined the importance of education to national development and cited its quality as the best means of lifting people out of poverty.
Sacked LASU-ASUU officials accuse VC, Council of victimisation
Embattled leaders of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Lagos State University (LASU) Chapter dismissed for alleged gross misconduct, unauthorised removal of confidential documents...
Much ado about grading system in varsities
Time was when Nigerian universities were using the five-point grading system until the NUC suddenly introduced the four points scale.
The $9.6bn judgment: A curious red-herring
That Nigeria, its government and supposedly enlighten public opinion are suffused and embroiled in the controversy of a London court judgment debt of a whopping 9.6 billion U.S dollars against Nigeria and in favour of an Irish company is curiously shocking, to say the least.
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.
ASUU wants Buhari to declare emergency on education
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) yesterday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to declare a state of emergency on the education sector, insisting that except the industry was fixed, “our problems may be multiplying.”
Groups demand inquiry into LASU industrial crisis
Workbond International Network (WIN) and the United Action for Democracy (UAD) have called on the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, to set up a visitation panel on the lingering crisis at the Lagos State University (LASU).
ASUU has lost focus, says prof
University professor, Professor Tony Afejuku, has said that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has lost focus and jettisoned the purpose for which the association was formed by the founding fathers.
Fix rot, ASUU, SSANU implore Adamu Adamu
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) have tasked the education minister, Adamu Adamu, to fix the myriads of problems confronting the sector as he begins his second term.