Proprietor urges government to monitor private schools for improved performance
The founder of Blessed Assurance Schools, Mrs. Mopelola Oluwole, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to save the nation’s educational system by monitoring activities of the private schools, particularly their mode of staff recruitment.
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…
Plateau private schools get deadline to register with government
The Commissioner for Primary and Secondary Education, Mr. Joseph Mairiga said all private schools in Plateau State have been given January 31, 2017 as deadline to register or be shut down.
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.
School proprietor sues Police for N5m over alleged rights violation
The proprietor who is also a cleric joined the Commissioner of Police, Lagos Command, Deputy Commissioner of Police, (SCID), and one Inspector Solomon Ojo of SCID, Panti as respondents.