Education

Buhari seeks private participation in technical education

Nigeria’s President, Mohammadu Buhari, has said that his administration will welcome private sector participation in establishing the type of well equipped and staffed modern mid-level technical institution that are backbone of industries in industrialized countries. 

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Ajimobi Appoints Salami as Pioneer VC of Technical Varsity

  The Oyo State Government has announced the appointment of Prof. Ayobami Salami as the pioneer Vice-Chancellor of Technical University, Ibadan. The Secretary to the State Government, Mr Olalekan Alli, said in a statement in Ibadan that Gov. Abiola Ajimobi had approved the appointment with immediate effect for a term of five years.

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Police Declare EKSU Student Missing

A student of The Ekiti State University (EKSU), Miss Adefunke Adewodun, has been declared missing. Adefunke, a 200-level student of the Department of Theatre and Media, was said to have come to her hostel in Osekita, penultimate Monday morning, picked some effects and left.

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Lagos To Establish State Teaching Service Commission

 Lagos State House of Assembly is set to enhance the teaching profession, through the establishment of teaching Service Commission in the State……. A bill for the re-establishment of Lagos State Teaching Service Commission (TESCOM) was considered at the House of Assembly, this was made known during the plenary yesterday. The members made the move after the second reading of a ...

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University as domain of Sadducees and Philistines.

By Owei Lakemfa The Covenant University, Sango Ota, is like most of the private universities established by religious missions, one of the costliest in the country.

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Emekus; The Frustrations of Young Nigerian Professional

By Blessing Akinsehinwa    ‘Mekus Mekus’, ‘Emekus my man’, ‘My guy open door nau, I know say you dey dis house’. The wooden door opened slowly, and there he was standing by the door wearing a long face, looking downcast and dejected. ‘Ahnahn, Emeka. Guy wetin do you. You dey so? I dey pass for dis your area come say ...

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Unibadan joins Wikipedia team

University of Ibadan have stand to benefit from the Wikipedia fans club launching as Wikipedia in partnership with Blackface media launches wikimedia fans club in the institution

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1000 Ekiti Youths empowered Through Digital training

1000 Ekiti Youths empowered Through Digital training Ekiti youths from the 177 wards of the 16 Local Governments were sponsored and mobilized by the State government to benefit from A one day Digital Training Program for Youth Empowerment. The program which was a partnership arrangement between the State Government, the Office of the Senior Special Assistant to the President (OSSAP) ...

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‘Eze Goes to School’ Author, Onuorah Nzekwu is dead

By Ameh Comrade Godwin The death has been announced of renowned writer and author of Eze Goes to School, Onuorah Nzekwu. The literary doyen passed away at the age of 89, Friday night. The real cause of his death is still unknown at the moment.

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Why Akeredolu must probe AAUA VC -ASUU

By Maxwell Adeleye   The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has called on the governor of Ondo State, Mr Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, to as a matter of urgency set up a visitation panel to the state owned Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, AAUA.The union in a letter to the governor and made available to journalists in Akure, said the ...

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