Friday, June 18, 2021

Education

June 9, 2021

Privatisation of education will fuel insecurity, NLC says

“Privatisation will only lead to more insecurity in the country.”

Ayuba Wabba
June 9, 2021

FG launches first made-in-Nigeria cell phone ITF Mobile

Federal government has launched the first made-in-Nigeria cell phone as President Muhammadu Buhari was presented with the indigenous phone, known as ITF Mobile.

President Muhammadu Buhari
June 8, 2021

Despite pandemic, U.S. visa application surged by 2.5%

“So far in 2021, we have interviewed over 2500 student applicants, and we will continue to prioritise student visa appointments throughout the summer months.”

EducationUSA
June 8, 2021

Students’ Protests: Kaduna University suspends undergraduate programmes indefinitely

Kaduna State University on Tuesday suspended its undergraduate programmes indefinitely amid students protests.

KASU students protesting against tuition fee increment and Kaduna State governor, Nasir El-Rufai
June 8, 2021

Insecurity: NSCDC to train 3,000 secondary school teachers

Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says it will train 3,000 secondary school teachers in Ogun amid the frequent schoolchildren abductions in the country.

June 7, 2021

Minister demands justice for raped, murdered UniIlorin student

Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen, has demanded justice for the rape and murder of an undergraduate student of the University of Ilorin.

June 6, 2021

Diplomat recommends two-year service, military training for corps members

Participants in the NYSC should be given military training on how to use light weapons and become members of the Nigerian Military Reserve Corps, he said.

June 3, 2021

New NECO boss announced

Mr Ogborodi’s appointment followed the death of Professor Godswill Obioma, NECO’s Registrar on Monday after a brief illness.

NECO
June 2, 2021

UNILAG dismisses two #SexForGrades lecturers

The institution’s spokesperson Nonye Oguama announced the dismissal in a statement issued to reporters on Wednesday in Lagos.

Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe
June 2, 2021

Bill to end HND-Bachelors degree dichotomy passed

“The bill would motivate polytechnic graduates in both private and public sectors for better productivity.”

President of the Nigerian Senate, Ahmad Lawan