Ganduje distributes N2bn books, instructional materials to primary schools
Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, yesterday began the distribution of textbooks and instructional materials worth over N2 billion to public schools in the state.
Appeal Court jails UBEC boss 41 years
A five-man panel of the Court of Appeal sitting in Sokoto and presided over by Justice Hannatu Sankey has sentenced the Chairman of the Zamfara State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Murtala Adamu Jengebe, to a cumulative jail term of 41 years. The acting spokesman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Tony Orilade,…
Aregbesola seeks workers commitment to enhance service delivery
Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, has implored public servants in the state to redouble their effort towards increased productivity. He spoke at a lecture and award programme organised by the Office of the Head of Service and the state Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB). The governor appreciated the workers in the state for being supportive…
Ortom directs SUBEB to rename school after raped Ochanya
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, yesterday directed the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) to immortalise the late Elizabeth Ochanya, by renaming a primary school after her.
Ekiti orders school heads to refund unathorised levies
The Ekiti State Government has ordered heads of public primary and secondary schools that had collected unauthorized levies at the beginning of the 2018/2019 academic year to return the same to their pupils and students.
Lafarge begins national literacy competition, gets UBEC endorsement
Lafarge Africa Plc, one of the leading cement and building solutions provider, has received the endorsement of the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) for its nationwide education intervention, the Lafarge Africa National Literacy Competition (LANLC). Director of Communications, Public Affairs and Sustainable Development, Mrs. Folashade Ambrose-Medebem, who disclosed this while announcing outlined events for the…
Herdsmen killings: Justice for orphans and vulnerable youths
The Benue State SUBEB Boss released the shocking News, that more than 20,000 children were forced out of school due to herdsmen/farmers’ crisis.
Don't lease out public schools for religious activities, warns SUBEB chair
Chairamn of Ondo State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Princess Oladunni Odu, has urged the general public to stop trespassers from destroying government properties and educational facilities in the state. Odu made the appeal in Akure during the inspection of UBEC/SUBEB projects to construct and renovate over 500 classrooms in the public primary schools across…
SUBEB, UNICEF plan 50% reduction in out-of-school children in Gombe state
The State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) in Gombe state says it plans to reduce the number of out-of-school children in the state in 2018/2019 academic session by 50 per cent. Mrs Zulaihatu Madugu, Acting Secretary of the Board, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Gombe.…
Board completes 426 projects in Benue schools
The Benue State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) has completed 426 projects in schools across the state. The Chairman of the board, Rev. Philip Tachin, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Makurdi. He said that an additional 229 projects were also being handled by the…