Sunday, July 25, 2021

Education

July 7, 2021

Kaduna schoolchildren kidnapping pathetic, says Nigerian Baptist Convention

The Nigerian Baptist Convention has described as pathetic the kidnapping of Bethel Baptist High School students in Damishi, Kaduna.

July 7, 2021

FG spends N1.5 billion monthly feeding Kano schoolchildren: Ganduje

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje says the federal government spends N1.5 billion monthly on the school feeding programme in Kano.

July 7, 2021

Buhari home state Katsina to convert viewing centres to Islamic schools

President Muhammadu Buhari’s home state Katsina have begun moves to convert all TV viewing centres to Islamic schools.

July 6, 2021

Kaduna teachers sue El-Rufai govt for interference

The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) in Kaduna has sued Governor Nasir El-Rufai’s government for interfering in its affairs.

Nasir El-rufai
July 6, 2021

Enugu has 700 dilapidated schools: ENSUBEB

Enugu State Universal Basic Education Board (ENSUBEB) says 700 dilapidated primary and junior secondary school buildings need urgent reconstruction and renovation.

Ugwuanyi and a dilapidated school used to illustrate this story
July 6, 2021

N900 Million Fraud: Court denies ex-JAMB registrar Ojerinde bail

Court has refused to grant former JAMB registrar Dibu Ojerinde bail on alleged fraud preferred against him by the ICPC.

July 6, 2021

Ortom to spend N150 million to fix leaking hospital roofs

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue says he has approved N150 million to repair the leaking roofs of the Benue State University Teaching Hospital

July 6, 2021

Kaduna Baptist schoolchildren kidnap cowardly act: Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has described the abduction of schoolchildren in Kaduna as a “cowardly and despicable assault” on the nation by bandits.

Buhari and bandits
July 6, 2021

Students riot as university introduces uniforms to curb cultism, other crimes

Niger Delta University students have rallied against the school’s new policy to force them to wear uniforms.

NDU
July 5, 2021

Court orders UI to reinstate dismissed lecturer, pay N13 million

The National Industrial Court has ordered the University of Ibadan to reinstate dismissed lecturer Adenike Ogunshe and pay her N13 million.

University of Ibadan