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15 Aug 2019
Discussions on recruiting, supporting and empowering teachers as well as inspiring future-oriented teaching, will take the centre stage at the third edition of the Lagos teachers’ conference.
7 Jul 2019
Teaching children should be a social service, a humanitarian venture and not business but it appears to be a business in Nigeria. There aren’t school farms anymore; hardly do you see schools with sports ground where children can play. Children are sequestered in pens in school; they do not play at home for lack of…
4 Jul 2019
The recent investigative report of a newspaper on the scarcity of teachers in public schools and the revelation that nearly 80 per cent of the states in the country have placed embargo on recruitment, are shocking and tragic. It is such dismal revelations that must question the whole idea of having a government in the…
4 Jul 2019
The European Union (EU) has launched E20 million euros (N8 billion) education support projects in six insurgency affected local government areas in Borno. The three-year support projects; will expand and deepen the extensive EU humanitarian and development assistance to about 7.1 million victims of violence in the North east. Head of EU in Nigeria, Mr.…
10 Jun 2019
Chief Executive and Registrar of Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TCRN), Prof. Josiah Ajiboye, at the weekend, performed the induction of over 1,000 registered graduate teachers of the University of Benin (UNIBEN). Ajiboye, who was represented by Adamu Bello, stressed the importance of teachers in the development of any society. Inducting the new entrants into…
4 Jun 2019
The inauguration of Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha as the 6th civilian governor of Imo State on May 29, 2019, has thrown up many challenges for the Governor, who, however, appears prepared to, squarely, face them all. With a vision to make Imo become one of the three most developed states in Nigeria by 2025, as…
18 May 2019
Our goal as parents is to raise adults who are emotionally healthy and can thrive personally, socially and academically. Research continues to show that your child’s ability to work hard, endure struggle, fail, and try again may be the key to determining his or her long-term success. This is where “GRIT” comes in. What is…
7 May 2019
Alhaji Sulaiman Danjuma-Kura, Secretary, Kura Local Government Education Authority, Kano State says the authority has promoted 450 primary school teachers within the last 18 months. Danjuma-Kura disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano on Tuesday. He said the teachers were elevated to various grade levels as part of…
2 May 2019
Meadow Hall Foundation (MHF) a non-governmental organisation, which partners individuals, public and private organisations to implement sustainable initiatives, projects and programmes that support teachers, students, schools, and communities is set to hold its third edition of the education convention. The event, billed to hold on Saturday, May 4 at the Landmark Event Centre is titled,…
29 Apr 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari at the weekend pleaded with university lecturers to minimise strikes and back the Federal Government in its quest to provide qualitative education and right the prevailing anomalies in the sector. Speaking as the Visitor of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) during its 41st convocation in Kaduna, the president deplored the incessant industrial actions…
26 Apr 2019
Secondary School teachers recruited in September 2018 by the Governor Ayodele Fayose-led administration yesterday protested against non-payment of their seven months’ salaries and requested the intervention of Governor Kayode Fayemi to end their plight. The teachers, numbering about 500 who converged at Ikere-Ekiti, said several efforts to get the attention of the government had not…
15 Apr 2019
The Adamawa Chapter of the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) on Monday disbursed cheques worth N7 million to 78 retired teachers. Presenting the cheques in Yola, Mr Rodney Nathan, Chairman of the union, urged beneficiaries to invest the funds in profitable ventures. Nathan also advised next-of-kin to the deceased families to be fair to them.…


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The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), has launched 18 patrol boats to curb the activities of smugglers who use the streams and waterways as a safe haven for their illegal trade.
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As party faithful and major stakeholders look forward to the National Convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC), the rank of eminent members jostling for the national chairmanship position has also been a beehive...
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Contrary to the age-long adage, teenage writer, Oluwadunsin Abike Oyewo, has launched her maiden literary work titled, Three Is Not A Crowd.
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Between my wife (Carol) and I, people who know us very well know and say that I am more romantic than she is. In our marriage, therefore, I determine the romantic growth of our marriage.
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The New Year comes with certain euphoria of newness. It is the euphoria of a new season and New Year resolutions. The New Year is a time of decision making, of stock taking and strategising for the future.