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10 Mar 2018
The Federal Government has expressed unhappiness over the poor condition and neglect of Special Vocational Schools for out-of-school children In South-East and South-South by some state governments.
8 Mar 2018
The UBEC spoke at the 20th quarterly meeting of the commission and state chairmen of SUBEBs at Taal hotel in Lafia.The theme of this year’s meeting is ‘Agriculture in basic education: Preparing the next generation of Nigeria’s agro entrepreneurs’.
7 Mar 2018
One area of Nigeria’s public life that has yet to receive the adequate legal frameworks and policy guidelines to check financial leakages in the management of public finance...
22 Feb 2018
The Acting Director, Department of Academic Services, Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), Abuja, Mallam Wadatau Madawaki, has called on the Federal Government to ensure that education is accorded its priority as stipulated by the United Nations (UN), so as to move the nation forward.   Speaking at the Connecting Classroom Best-Practice Sharing Conference for education stakeholders organised…
19 Jan 2018
Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has assured that his administration will continue to invest heavily in the education sector, owing to its capacity to improve people’s lives and the society at large.
28 Nov 2017
The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) has restated its opposition to local government autonomy that would lead to the scrapping of joint local government account.
24 Nov 2017
Executive Secretary of the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), Dr. Hamid Bobboyi, yesterday kicked off the 2017 National Assessment of Learning Achievement in Basic Education (NALABE) in Abuja.
23 Nov 2017
Perhaps, for the first time, the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, has told President Muhammadu Buhari that the money allocated for the ministry is nothing to write home about.
20 Nov 2017
Failure by some state governors to access the Universal Basic Education Commission’s (UBEC) intervention fund is threatening the future of millions of Nigerian school children.
16 Nov 2017
As public primary and secondary education across the country grapple with varying degrees of issues around quality and infrastructure, the Universal Basic Education Commission...
16 Nov 2017
The Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) has called for more budgetary allocation to the education sector to position the nation for development.
1 Nov 2017
Last week, when Benue State hosted the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) for its international convention, the governor, Dr. Samuel Ortom, used the occasion to call on all well-meaning Nigerians to help spread the advocacy on the law mandating the ranching of all livestock to forestall the frequent clashes between farmers and herdsmen that had…


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The country’s dwindling oil production, currently standing around one million barrel per day may receive a boost as Green Energy, operator of Otakikpo Marginal Field in OML 11 move to increase production...
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Recently, the Alliance Française / Mike Adenuga Centre, Ikoyi, Lagos played host to the 13th edition of Lagos Photo Festival. The fiesta, which held from October 29 to November 12, 2022, interrogated lens-based media ....
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The Executive Vice Chairman of the National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI), Prof. Mohammad Sani Haruna, yesterday, said that the agency would soon develop a talent-harvesting scheme ..
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At the end of the Nigeria Civil War in 1970, the unity of the country was seriously threatened. The then Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon, initiated the National Sports Festival in 1973 as a platform to bring together youths ..
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Tunisia’s chances of scaling the group stage hurdles into Round of 16 at the on-going Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup suffered a big blow yesterday, as they lost 0-1 to the Socceroos of Australia.