Education

Sanusi hails Fayose for reviving education in Ekiti

The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, has commended the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, for his efforts in reviving education in the state. He also praised the governor and the Vice Chancellor of the Ekiti State University, Prof. Samuel Oye Bandele, for their vision to make the university one of the best in…

How I Beat 2,000 People to Win the National Mathematics...

A young boy who emerged triumphant in the National Mathematics Competition, has opened up how he achieved the incredible feat.Samuel Oluwadare, a 14-year-old student who...

Nigerians react to 2016 GCE results released by WAEC

Stakeholders in the education sector received the news of the release of the 2016 November/December West African Senior School Certificate Examination, WASSCE, with mixed reactions....

WAEC releases November/December WASSCE, only 38% make five credits

The West African Examination Council (WAEC), has released the results of the November/December West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). Of the 172,699 candidates that...

Oyo owes polytechnic lecturers 10-month salary

Members of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, Oke-Ogun Polytechnic, Saki chapter, have appealed to the Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi to pay their outstanding...

UNN to use suicide note to investigate death of student

The management of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, UNN, has begun investigation into the death of a final year student of Agric Economics, Tobechukwu Okeke...

Kwara shuts 132 illegal schools

The Kwara Government said on Thursday that it had closed 132 illegal private schools operating in the state. Hajia Zainab Bello, the Director of Quality...

NYSC ex-member who rode bicycle from Ibadan to Makurdi speaks...

Ahungwa Isaac Sekav, a former NYSC member, who claimed he rode on bicycle from Ibadan to Makurdi has explained what he experienced in the cause...

Nigeria has highest number of students in U.S – Report

Nigeria has been announced as the African country with the highest number of students studying in the U.S. by the United States government on Tuesday.This...

Christ Schools alumni seeks stakeholders’ summit to reposition school, awards...

Members of Christ’s School, Ado Ekiti 88/93 Alumni set have canvassed convocation of a stakeholders’ education summit to reposition the school and return it to...

FG approves eight new private universities

The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved the establishment of eight new private universities for the country.The decision was taken at a meeting of the...

Era of wasteful spending is over, Buhari tells universities

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday said that the era of wasteful spending was over and advised Nigerian universities to plow available resources into teaching, research...

BREAKING NEWS:Failed Coup: Turkish Government Detains 50 Nigerian Students In...

Over 50 Nigerian students were yesterday arrested in Turkey, allegedly on the orders of the government. A source whose relative was among the detained students...

Terrorists threaten to bomb UI before October 1

There was tension in the University of Ibadan on Friday as a threatening message that purportedly emanated from a group, al-wilayat al-Islamiyya Gharb Afriqiyyah, was...

WAEC reveals cheating students forget ‘expo’ in answer booklets

The West African Examination Council, WAEC, has revealed that some cheating students in a hurry to submit their answer booklets to invigilators during exams often...