Kaduna SWAN set to kick off private, public schools sports competition
Public and private schools in Kaduna State are set to participate in the maiden Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) 2018 Secondary Schools Indoor Championship aimed at discovering talented athletes for the State. Speaking on the championship yesterday, Chairman of the Organising Committee, Okpani Jacob Onjewu Dickson and Secretary, Abdulwaheed Adubi said the participants would…
Nasarawa begins closure of unregistered private schools — Commissioner
The Nasarawa State Commissioner of Education, Mr Tijjani Ahmed, on Wednesday said the ministry had commenced the closure of unregistered private schools operating in the state. Ahmed, who made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lafia, said the unregistered schools were discovered following a census conducted recently. The…
Private Schools: Citadel of learning or business centres?
Before the early 90s, private schools are unheard of Nigeria. This is basically because the government-owned schools are not only affordable, there was quality teaching and enabling environment.
Proliferation of mushroom private schools in Lagos
The whole space is just a three-bedroom flat that was converted to a school. They hold morning assembly in the sitting room area (which also serves as the principal’s office and general waiting place).