Education

BESDA Project Conceived To Reduce Number Of Out Of School Children – SUBEB Chairman

Executive Chairman State Universal Basic Education board Alhaji Altine Shehu Kajiji disclosed this in Bodinga, in continuation of the sensitisation campaign on enrollment of children in schools using Non Formal Learning System under Cohort two BESDA Project. In a statement signed by the SUBEB public relations officer, Abbas Tukur Sanyinna and made available to the […]

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Zamfara Govt Pledges Assistance To FCET Gusau

The Zamfara state government has pledged to assist the Federal College of Education (Technical) (FCET) Gusau for the development of teaching and learning processes. The deputy governor, Senator Hassan Mohammad Nasiha, disclosed this when he received the management of the FCET who paid him a courtesy visit Friday at his residence. “We will complement the […]

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COE Lecturers Threaten To Join ASUU’s Ongoing Strike

Barely 48 hours after the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) declared a one-month strike, lecturers across Colleges of Education in the country, have vowed that they would not hesitate to join their counterparts in the universities on their ongoing strike. The lecturers, under auspices of the Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union (COEASU) said […]

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FG Appoints Principal Officers For Four Newly Established Universities

In line with extant rules, the Federal Government has announced the appointment of principal officers for the four newly established universities in the country. The Federal Ministry of Education made the announcement in a statement to newsmen in Abuja on Tuesday through its Director, Press and Public Relations, Mr. Ben Goong. According to the statement, […]

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We Should Thank ASUU On Pantami’s Fraudfessorship

By Farooq Kperogi I woke up to the news that the national leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has finally officially endorsed what I’ve proved conclusively in a series of articles: that Isa Ali Ibrahim’s appointment as “professor” of cybersecurity at the Federal University of Technology, Owerri, is fraudulent, unmerited, a crying […]

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BREAKING: ASUU To Go On One-month Warning Strike

After serious deliberations that dragged into the early hours of Monday, the National Executive Council, NEC, of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has voted to embark on one-month warning strike to press home its demands from the government. A source at the meeting held in Lagos told Vanguard in confidence that the strike […]

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NECO: Scratch Cards Not Available, Candidates Will Be Registered offline

The National Examination Council says it will register offline candidates willing to participate in the 2022 Senior School Certificate Examinations and validate it through their respective state offices of the council . The council made this known in the new registration guideline obtained by The Spectacles. It id recalled that in past years, students willing […]

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Indefinite Strike Looms For Universities As ASUU Knocks FG

The tussle over the lingering issues between the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the Federal Government is far from being over. The Nnamdi Azikiwe University branch of ASUU, has threatened to embark on another indefinite strike if the Federal Government fails to implement the agreement it reached with the union in 2009. They […]

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Zamfara Assembly Passes Bill To Establish State Education Trust Fund

The Zamfara State House of Assembly has passed into law a bill for the establishment of a State Education Trust Fund. The passage of the bill follows the report of the House Committee on Basic Secondary and Non-Formal Education. A statement by Mustapha Jafaru Kaura, the Head of Public Relations in the state Assembly, said […]

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Photos: Halima Abdullahi Anka Emerges Winner Of The Qur’anic Competition

Meet Halima Abdullahi Anka Who Emerges Winner Of African Qur’anic Memorisation Competition. Zamfara State level of African Qur’anic competition has ended with the declaration of Halima Abdullahi as an overall winner of the sixty (60) hizbs (chapters) respectively. Malama Halima is an indigene of Anka local government, who had made the state and Nigeria proud. […]