BY Adebayo waheed, Ibadan Following apologies and promises by the students’ representatives that their colleagues will turn a new leaf, Oyo State governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has ordered the immediate reopening of the Emmanuel Alayande College of Education, Oyo. The governor, who gave the directive shortly after meeting with the students’...
By Winifred Ogbebo ,Abuja The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has criticised the government for not taken any drastic measure on the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID). The association said they have not shown action in securing lives and property . In a State of the Nation address to journalists yesterday in...
BY DONATUS NADI, Lafia Nasarawa state government is to take the demography of all schools in the state including special schools for the physically challenged spread around the three  senatorial zones of the state. Governor Almakura stated this when he inspected  over a thousand of furniture purchase by the state Universal...
BY ANAYO ONUKWUGHA, PORT HARCOURT Rivers State governor,  Nyesom Wike has called for the amendment of the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) Act to accomodate the funding of senior secondary education across the country. This is even as the governor announced that the Rivers State Government will flag off the renovation...
By Taiwo Ogunmola-Omilani, Lagos The West African Examinations Council (WAEC), has released the May/June WASSCE results, withholding results of 13.79 per cent candidates as 59.22 per cent pass English Language and Mathematics. Head of national office, Nigeria, Mr. Olu Adenipekun said the performance results recorded this year improved over the 2015...
By Sunday Isuwa, Abuja The Vice Chancellor, University of Maiduguri, Prof. Ibrahim Abubakar Njodi yesterday said without the Nigerian Air Force in the North-east, his school would have been closed down. Prof Abubakar stated this at the National Headquarters of the Nigerian Air Force in Abuja while signing a Memorandum of...
BY ABU NMODU, Minna Following reports of people being scammed through an online recruitmentpurportedlygoing on in the   National Examination Council, NECO, the council, yesterday, in Minna  dissociated itself from the exercise. The council in a statement issued by the Head of Information Division, Azeez Sani stated that “ The attention of the...
BY ANAYO ONUKWUGHA, PORT HARCOURT Rivers State Governor, Chief Ezebunwo Nyesom Wike has called for the amendment of the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) Act to accomodate the funding of senior secondary education across the country. This is as the governor announced that the Rivers State government will flag off the...
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Saturday said it will henceforth ensure the resolution of all exam issues before releasing results of its Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), to avoid cancellation. JAMB’s Head of Public Relations, Mr Fabian Benjamin, said this in an interview with News Agency of...
By Opaleke Olamide and Akindele Abraham The Director and Founder, Awesome Kids Academy, Dr. Ngozi Odocha yesterday, said there is more to be done to improve educational services at public schools noting that the rate at which the standard of education is decaying is quite alarming. Speaking to LEADERSHIP at the...