Education

Nigeria partners Commonwealth on child-friendly school models

As Nigeria joins 53 Commonwealth nations to celebrate the 2018 Commonwealth Day, the Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has said the country is working in partnership with the organisation to mainstream child-friendly school models.

 

Adamu, who stated this in Abuja at the 20 [...]

Wed, 14 March 2018


NUC processing 272 applications for new universities

The National Universities Commission, NUC, has said it is currently processing 272 applications for various new universities in the country.

 

Executive Secretary of NUC, Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, disclosed this in Abuja while issuing a letter of approval to G [...]

Wed, 14 March 2018


FG confident of ICT breakthrough in colleges

The Federal Government is seizing every available opportunity in Information, Communication Technology, ICT, to produce a new crop of college students who will proffer solutions to the nation’s peculiar needs.

Permanent Secretary, Federal ministry of Education, Arc. Sonny Echono, said in [...]

Sun, 11 March 2018


FG approves CISCO IoT in six colleges

 

The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has disclosed that government has approved Cisco Network Academy to establish the Internet of Things IoT, innovative centers in six Federal Unity Colleges across the six geopolitical zones.

Adamu stated this at the official com [...]

Sat, 10 March 2018


JAMB: 1,662,762 candidates sit for 2018 UTME

 

As the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, kicked-off last Friday, no fewer than 1,662,762 are participating in the exercise.

Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, Prof Ishaq Oloyede, who disclosed this at a press conference in [...]

Sat, 10 March 2018


2018 UTME: Imo tops list of registered candidates

As the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, begins on Friday, March 9, Imo State leads with the highest number of registered candidates, ahead of Oyo and Osun states in second and 3rd places respectively. 

Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, [...]

Wed, 07 March 2018


Teacher council inducts 3,000 graduates in Delta state

The Federal College of Education (Technical) Asaba, Delta state has threatened to impose stiff penalties on any of its students who indulges in cultism and other anti-social acts.

Dr. Ignatuis Nwanze Ezoem, provost of the college, stated this at the 31st matriculation ceremony of 662 students o [...]

Sun, 04 March 2018


Monarch wants office holders to emulate JAMB

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, has called on public office holders to emulate the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, which recently return over N7 billion to federal government coffers.

 Addressing participants at the presentation of a book in hono [...]

Sat, 03 March 2018


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