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Basic Education

17 Mar
Parlous conditions of public schools, in the midst of idle education grants, signpost one of the inherent contradictions of the Nigerian State.
10 Nov 2019
Parents of 12 indigent students from eight public schools in Cross River State have commended Rotary Club of Calabar for paying N30, 000 each for their wards, WAEC and NECO fees.
19 Oct 2019
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Saturday reiterated the commitment of the Federal Government towards free and compulsory education of the first nine years of a child school life across the country.
7 Jul 2019
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said one third of the teaching staff in public schools lack the right qualifications, while private schools are not particularly doing better. He linked this anomaly to the poor delivery of basic education in the country, advocating a total reform. Osinbajo, who spoke at a symposium to mark the 40th anniversary…
19 Apr 2018
Head, Oando Foundation, Adekanla Adegoke has restated the organisation’s commitment to creating a world-class learning environment in public primary schools across the country through its signature project, Adopt-A-School Initiative. Adegoke, who stated this during a media parley in Lagos, where the foundation x-rayed the many challenges confronting basic education in the country, particularly in the…


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A Coalition of 23 Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in Enugu State, yesterday, asked stakeholders in the water sector to leverage the water law to address water crisis in the state.
16 mins ago
Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodimma, has assured the Mbaise nation, comprising Ezinihitte, Aboh and Ahiazu Mbaise local councils of the state, that he is not in conflict with them, contrary to insinuations...
20 mins ago
The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has raised the alarm over alleged indiscriminate arrests of members and innocent Igbo people by security agents at Lagos and Abuja airports.
28 mins ago
Former Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida (rtd), has expressed sadness over the death of his former Chief Press Secretary, Duro Onabule.
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The emergence of President Muhammadu Buhari a Fulani born former infantry Major General of the Nigeria Army to the office of the Nigerian President in 2015 has without doubts precipitated an upsurge in the organised...