Osinbajo should chair council for capital market master plan
It is no longer news that the Nigerian equities market, with a disappointing record of -18.84 per cent Year-to-Date return, was among the poor performing stock markets...
NERDC promises to support Kogi on curriculum, indigenous language
The Nigerian Educational Research and Development Council (NERDC), on Friday promised to support Kogi Government on teachers’ training, production of curriculum and indigenous languages.
How poor policy implementation, loss of land frustrate agric in schools
Izunna Ugoeze was born into a very well-to-do family from Anambra State. As he grew up with his siblings, his parents were topnotch business persons, who traded in imported goods.
Deep Secrets… Combating terrorism, cultism through peace education
Deep Secrets (Lampstand Books, Lagos) by Nnamdi Agbakoba is an interesting cross-breed between prose and poetry. It has over 10 poems with similar themes alongside the prose narrative on peace education.
NERDC cautions publishers against smuggling unapproved textbooks into schools
Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Educational Research and Development Council (NERDC), Prof. Ismail Junaidu has warned publishers against moving unapproved textbooks...
Nigeria reintroduces History in 2018/2019 academic session
The Nigeria Education Research and Development Council (NERDC) is set to reintroduce History as a subject, beginning from the 2018/2019 academic session. The NERDC Executive Secretary, Prof. Ismail Junaidu, told the News agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Tuesday that the curriculum is ready. He said that the subject would now be a standalone…
NAPTIP seeks inclusion of human trafficking studies in non-tertiary school curriculum
Julie Okah-Donli, who stated this in Abuja during a meeting with management of the Nigeria Educational Research Development Council (NERDC), explained that a speedy approval by the National Council on Education...
CAN commends FG on reinstatement of CRS, IRS as separate subjects
CAN has commended the Federal Government for reversing the controversial merger of the Christian Religious Studies and the Islamic Religious Studies as a subject by the Nigerian Educational Research and Development Council (NERDC).
Government reinstates Christian, Islamic studies as separate subjects
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.