16 Feb 2017
It was only appropriate that the parlous state of Nigeria’s education was in focus the other day at a public presentation of a book where members of an older generation...
8 Feb 2017
Obviously, this is the kind of scenario that is playing out in the education sector where the Minister, Mallam Adamu Adamu, last year announced the cancellation of Post-Unified Matriculation Examination (UTME) test...
28 Dec 2016
Governor Simon Bako Lalong has led a high-powered delegation to Dogon Nahawa community in Jos South Local Council of Plateau State to sympathise with victims of the 2009 massacre where more than 500 women and children were slain by invaders.
7 Nov 2016
If you check the print out of a school like Ife, you may be surprised to see about 300 people scoring 250 and above. But when you come to using merit for admission, you pick the highest marks.
31 Oct 2016
The Nigerian education sector currently faces two main challenges: increased school fees, and exorbitant levies by the Parent- Teacher Association (PTA).
10 Oct 2016
The uneasy calm that pervaded the political landscape of Bayelsa State since the December governorship election, appears to be collapsing as the two major political rivals ...
29 Sep 2016
Bamgbose, who spoke during the 20th-anniversary seminar and the launch of “School-on-Air” video tutorial for secondary school students, at the National Institute of International Affairs (NIIA), Lagos.
22 Sep 2016
The West African Examination Council (WAEC) says it has introduced e-marker in the assessment of theoretical questions. With this development marking of this set of questions ...
22 Sep 2016
A total of 147 out of 2, 250 candidates that applied for admission into the Federal Government Academy, Suleja, for the 2016/2017 academic year, have been granted admission.
12 Sep 2016
Exam malpractice cuts across all segments of our educational system. Today I am ex-raying the goings-on in the senior school certificate exam which is the gateway to the institutions of higher learning.
9 Sep 2016
The Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria, Lagos State Area Unit (MSSN Lagos) has called on the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) to counsel its members on how to promote religious harmony in the country.
5 Sep 2016
Secondary School students in their hundreds on Monday called for a shift in date of the gubernatorial election in Edo State scheduled to hold on Saturday, September 10 to another date as they said the day clashed with their Mathematics examination also scheduled by the West African Examination Council (WAEC).