“Edo Newly Recruited TVET Teachers Boost Technical Education”

by Seun Adeuyion July 13, 2020
As part of strategic measures to build a vibrant workforce to drive Edo state industrial growth, the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration’s newly recruited teachers have strengthened the state’s Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) programme. This was contained in a statement signed by Special Adviser to the Governor on Media and Communication Strategy, Mr. […]

Lagos Will Reopen Schools For Students In Transitional Classes – Sanwo-Olu

by Francis Ezediunoon July 3, 2020
Students in transitional classes would be allowed to go back to school as schools partially reopen in Lagos State according to an announcement by the state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Friday. The governor announced that students in SSS 3 and Tech III can resume to classes on August 3. “But for JSS 3, we will […]

Former Education Minister, Oby Ezekwesili Loses Mother

by Seun Adeuyion June 23, 2020
Obiageli Ezekwesili, a former presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria in the 2019 election and ex-Minister of Education, has lost her mother, Mrs. Cecilia Nwayiaka Ujubuonu. She was said to have died of cancer-related sickness in Abuja on Sunday night. Until her death, she was a member of the Redeemed Christian Church […]

Federal Government To Reduce Healthcare Provision Fund by 42% to N25 Billion, Universal Basic Education by 54% to N51 Billion, Gives National Assembly N27 Billion For Renovation

by William Ukpeon June 3, 2020
The Federal Government will reduce it budget in a new revised budget for 2020 where Primary Healthcare will be reduced from 44 Billion to 25 Billion Naira, Universal Basic Education from 111.7 Billion Naira to 51.1 Billion Naira, while renovation costs for the National Assembled reduced from 37 Billion to 27 Billion Naira. The fall […]

Adedokun Abolarin: Meet Traditional Ruler Who Provides Free Education, Food, Accommodation, Electricity, Other Amenities For The Poor (Photos)

by Chuks Azotanion June 1, 2020
The latest Nigerian to be celebrated for his philanthropic deeds is Oba Adedokun Abolarin of Ike-Ila Orangun, Osun State who fosters kids from poor homes in his middle school. The king who is married to a single wife is a highly educated professional, holding a law degree from Obafemi Awolowo University (formerly University of Ife). Until his […]

#COVID19: It’s Too Early And Dangerous To Reopen Schools Now, Says Shehu Sani

by Seun Adeuyion May 26, 2020
Ex-Lawmaker Shehu Sani, has said it is currently unsafe to reopen schools across the country due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In a tweet via his verified handle, @ShehuSani, he pointed out that it is dangerous to contemplate reopening schools, particularly primary and secondary schools during this period. Sani said parents do not think it is […]