Education

Zamfara Assembly Recommits To Girl- Child Education

The Zamfara House of Assembly, on Friday reiterated it’s commitment to support girls-child education in the state.The Speaker, Alhali Nasiru Magarya, stated to this while receiving the state Children’s Parliamentarians on a courtesy visit. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the visit was led by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry for Women and Children […]

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ASUU Finally Suspends 8-Month-Old Strike

The Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) has suspended its eight-month-old industrial action conditionally, a member of the union’s National Executive Committee told Channels TV early Friday. The union decided to suspend the strike during a meeting of its leadership that started on Thursday night and lasted into the early hours of Friday. The meeting […]

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Zamfara Gov’t Announces Reopening Of 45 Schools

Zamfara State government led by Governor Bello Matawalle has announced the reopening of forty-five schools in the state. The report said no fewer than seventy-five schools were shut down in Zamfara following incessant attacks by bandit terrorists and kidnappers in the state months ago. The statement reads: “While reopening the schools, we categorised them into […]

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FG Completes Process On Reviewed Remuneration Package For Teachers

Federal government through the National Salaries, Incomes and Wages Commission has completed work on the reviewed remuneration package for teachers in basic and secondary schools including provisions for rural posting allowance, science teachers’ allowance and peculiar allowance. The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu disclosed this on Wednesday in Abuja during the occasion of World […]

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Zamfara Govt Tasks Stakeholders On Provision Of Quality, Inclusive Education

The call was made by the State Deputy Governor His Excellency Senator Dr Hassan Muhammad (Jarman Gussu) while attending the end-of-term activities of the Government Girls’ Secondary School, Tudun Wada, Gusau. This was contained in a press statement signed and issued to newsmen in Gusau, the State capital by the Deputy Governor’s Director of Press […]

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Senate President Urges A Review Of Curriculum In Colleges Of Education

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan on Wednesday urged relevant authorities to consider a review of the curriculum in the Colleges of education to attract more enrollment. Lawan gave the advice when the Committee of Chairmen of Federal Colleges of Education paid him a visit in his office in Abuja. The Chairman of the […]

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Private Schools Provide 18,000 Jobs In Zamfara – Dep. Gov.

Private schools in Zamfara have provided no fewer than 18,000 teaching jobs to youths in the state. The state Deputy Governor, Alhaji Hassan Nasiha, made the disclosure while receiving officials of National Association of Proprietors of Private Schools in the state who paid him a courtesy visit on Thursday in Gusau. He expressed appreciation to […]

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E-ticketing: We’ve Found Solution To NOUN Students’ Complaints – VC

Vice-Chancellor of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), Professor Olufemi Peters, has said that the students of the institution will henceforth heave a sigh of relief as an e-ticketing platform designed to address their various complaints has been launched. In a statement signed by the Director, Media and Publicity, Ibrahim Sheme, sai the VC […]

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BREAKING: COE Lecturers Begin One-Month Strike

The Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union (COEASU) has today, Tuesday, June 14, 2022, begun a one-month strike. According to reports, the decision was made by the union’s National Executive Council (NEC) at a meeting in Asaba, Delta state, on Friday, June 10, 2022, following the expiration of the 21-day ultimatum issued to government on […]

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Zamfara Govt Pays 2022 NECO Fees For Students

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara state has paid for the 2022 NECO examination fees for final year secondary school students of the state. This was contained in statement issued by the executive secretary, Zamfara state Examination Board, Hajiya Zuwaira Abdu Gusau, a copy of which was made available to the Spectacles in Gusau, on Tuesday. […]