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22 Aug 2017
The Executive Secretary, Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), Dr. Hamid Bobboyi, who made this known yesterday in Abuja during a chat with newsmen, also noted that the funds will also be used in providing skills acquisition centres in the area.
20 Jul 2017
Edward Kallon has disclosed that about 65 per cent of the 74,280 public primary and junior secondary schools in the country  lack electricity, making technology-based education impossible.
17 Jul 2017
Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers said on Monday that his administration had accessed N5.6 billion from the Universal Basic Education Commission Fund (UBEC) for the development of primary schools in the state.
13 Jul 2017
The Federal Government has expressed concerns over an estimated 10.5 million out of school children and assured that it would partner with state governments to revive basic education in the country.
25 May 2017
A former president of the General Conference, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), Professor Michael Omolewa...
6 Jan 2017
Over N2b has been expended on infrastructural development and equipment purchase by the Delta State government in the phased infrastructural upgrade of state-owned technical colleges at Agbor, Ofagbe, and Sapele.
10 Nov 2016
Minister of State for Education, Prof. Anthony Gozie Anwukah, has called on governors of the 36 states to, as a matter of urgency, access the N41b Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) fund.
29 Oct 2016
Investment in Early Childhood Care Development and Education (ECCDE)/pre-primary should be prioritised as the early years are critical for the child’s mental, physical and psychological development...
17 Oct 2016
Governor Ayodele Fayose expressed the hope in Ado-Ekiti on Saturday night while featuring in an interview programme on radio and television stations.
14 Oct 2016
Federal lawmakers yesterday lamented alleged non-compliance with the federal character principle by the executive in recent appointments and recruitment into public offices in the country.
25 Sep 2016
In a bid to extend literacy development to rural areas in Ondo State, 55 teachers, which cut across the 18 council areas of the state have been trained ...
3 Aug 2016
Decrying dearth of teachers at the basic education level, the Federal Government is to engage 1.3 million recruits in the next six years to address the problem.


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Elton John will bring the curtain down on his final UK tour with a debut performance at Glastonbury next June, organisers of the legendary music festival said Friday.
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Elon Musk kicked Kanye West off Twitter on Friday "for incitement to violence," after the rapper posted a picture that appeared to show a swastika interlaced with a Star of David.
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The Naira on Thursday exchanged at 445.83 to the dollar at the Investors and Exporters window, a depreciation of 0.12 per cent, compared with the 445.30 it exchanged on Wednesday.
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*As agency receives 1, 100 reports of SGBV in 10 months As Nigeria joins the rest of the world in marking 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence, (SGBV), the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking, (NAPTIP), has decried growing cases of child abuse and child abandonment in the Federal Capital Territory, (FCT), Abuja.…
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*Assures Court Order Complied with as Statutorily Empowered IGP Usman Alkali Baba, the Inspector-General of Police, has approached the court to file a motion to set aside the contempt proceeding and committal order in response to the committal order issued by the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Tuesday, November 29, 2022. In the…