FG soon to close down sub-standard secondary schools – minister
Mr Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, Minister of State for Education, has said that the Federal Government would work very closely with states and local governments toward closing down secondary schools found to be sub-standard.
FEC okays N314 billion for road, education projects
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday approved a total N311.8 billion for two link roads connecting the Second Niger Bridge in the South East and other projects being prosecuted at the University of Abuja.
Government orders clampdown on illegal tertiary institutions
Sequel to the discovery of 66 illegal degree-awarding institutions by the National Universities Commission (NUC), the Federal Government yesterday ordered immediate clampdown on all affected establishments. The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, who handed down the order at the fifth ministerial press briefing in Abuja, stated that government would not sit back while lawlessness…