“ASUU Doesn’t Really Care About Students’ Career” — Twitter Reacts As ASUU Says #schoolsreopening Is Suicidal

by Seun Adeuyion September 1, 2020
The Academic Staff Union of Universities, (ASUU), yesterday, warned the Federal Government that attempts to reopen tertiary institutions without taking concrete steps to curb the spread of COVID-19 would be suicidal. Following the federal government’s plan to reopen tertiary institutions, ASUU raised the alarm that the it should be ready for any possible negative consequences. […]

UPDATED: Tertiary Institutions Will Be Allowed To Reopen September 14 – Lagos Gov, Sanwo-Olu

by Gerald Onwukaon August 29, 2020
The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has directed that Tertiary institutions in the country be reopened from 14th September. The order was given during a Saturday briefing at the State House, Marina, Lagos. The Governor ordered full reopening of schools in the State, to be effective early September. He said that tertiary education that were […]

“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 Breaking Timeson 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 […]